MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 82.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics132% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 11 '19 at 16:49
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$170
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Memory 77.9
1-Core 125
2-Core 244
84% 149 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 694
75% 581 Pts
64-Core 976
66% 976 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
132% Outstanding
Lighting 504
Reflection 484
Parallax 573
132% 520 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 512
Splatting 269
133% 344 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 132%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$70
349GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 458 463 426 404 400 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 460
Mixed 436
SusWrite 434
103% 457 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 98.7
4K Mixed 52.9
172% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 297
245% 350 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 117%
Great: 126%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
301GB free
Firmware: 9300
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 88 84 89 92 92 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
42.7% Average
Read 59.8
Write 88.7
Mixed 85
SusWrite 88
60% 80.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.5
171% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 66%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
931GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 178 180 181 181 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 206
Write 176
Mixed 110
SusWrite 180
123% 168 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
242% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 111%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
78.9% Very good
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 26.4
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 21.5
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 84.6
47% 84.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 107%
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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 42,176 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $560
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