MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics58.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive101% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 23 '19 at 16:01
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$156
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
67.7% Good
1-Core 97.1
2-Core 192
68% 144 Pts
4-Core 380
8-Core 734
69% 557 Pts
64-Core 978
66% 978 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$170
CLim: 1411 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.5.2
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
58.7% Above average
Lighting 218
Reflection 191
Parallax 324
61% 245 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 221
Splatting 134
55% 169 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP S700 500GB-$53
419GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0522A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 449 451 456 456 457 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 453
Mixed 430
SusWrite 454
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 29.5
134% 53.6 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 46.3
101% 202 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
WD Re 2TB-$45
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 99 101 101 101 101 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
58.9% Above average
Read 104
Write 104
Mixed 94
SusWrite 101
75% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
213% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$47
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 178 179 178 179 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 134
Mixed 84.2
SusWrite 178
106% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
MC Read 30.6
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 27.3
84% 29.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 23.7
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 84.1
48% 84.1 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 106%
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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 23,733 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $529
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $70SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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