MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics63% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive61.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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)
Memory4.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181219
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 16:28
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$175
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.05 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
SC Int 115
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 118
96% 119 Pts
QC Int 454
QC Float 486
QC Mixed 462
106% 467 Pts
MC Int 857
MC Float 969
MC Mixed 960
139% 928 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$164
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
63% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 162
Parallax 186
57% 178 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 180
Splatting 145
67% 157 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 63%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$27
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 24 82 72 15 31 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
61.2% Good
Read 350
Write 194
Mixed 210
SusWrite 63.7
45% 205 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 76.2
4K Mixed 27.4
111% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 118
115% 181 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 92%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
720GB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 38 34 37 39 37 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
18.7% Very poor
Read 36.5
Write 38
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 36.9
45% 33.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
80% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 18.7%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
37.6% Below average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 11
MC Mixed 12.1
35% 12.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 13.5
SC Mixed 13.7
40% 14 GB/s
Latency 88.1
45% 88.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 37.6%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 10,883 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 140% - Outstanding Total price: $576
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