MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics92.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive117% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 27 '19 at 11:17
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$110
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
1-Core 118
2-Core 236
83% 177 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 809
81% 641 Pts
64-Core 1,014
68% 1,014 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$305
CLim: 1590 MHz, MLim: 920 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.4.3
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Lighting 333
Reflection 235
Parallax 539
95% 369 fps
MRender 186
Gravity 340
Splatting 296
88% 274 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
CT500MX500SSD4 500GB
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 458 461 462 463 462 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 464
Mixed 440
SusWrite 459
105% 468 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 54
179% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 259
200% 270 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 117%
Great: 124%
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$25
68GB free
Firmware: Q0518BS
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 402 407 279 274 407 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 405
Mixed 389
SusWrite 362
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 46.7
168% 63.1 MB/s
DQ Read 130
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 155
143% 211 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 105%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 178 179 178 180 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 152
Mixed 86.2
SusWrite 177
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 105%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
657GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 156 158 158 159 159 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 164
Mixed 81
SusWrite 158
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
212% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 44.6
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 34.7
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 29.8
94% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 110%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 23,848 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $531
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