MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 86.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics91.8% 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 Drive202% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 13 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 7 months ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 04:03
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$146
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Memory 83.6
1-Core 116
2-Core 241
83% 147 Pts
4-Core 482
8-Core 776
80% 629 Pts
64-Core 996
67% 996 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$398
CLim: 1622 MHz, MLim: 925 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.1.1
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
Lighting 347
Reflection 228
Parallax 568
91% 381 fps
MRender 178
Gravity 355
Splatting 285
92% 273 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 730 579 646 521 497 475 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
202% Outstanding
Read 1,788
Write 1,257
Mixed 961
SusWrite 574
254% 1,145 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 59.5
197% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,014
DQ Write 501
DQ Mixed 869
615% 794 MB/s
Poor: 130%
This bench: 202%
Great: 251%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
201GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 115 124 147 109 117 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 146
Write 104
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 122
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing below potential (76th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
94.7% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 30.7
MC Mixed 32.7
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 24.7
SC Write 35.2
SC Mixed 28.5
84% 29.5 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 103%
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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 39,162 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
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Desktop
Desktop 76%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $584
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