MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 77.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics85.8% 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 Drive27.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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)
Memory9.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180921
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 12 '19 at 16:20
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$118
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
77.4% Very good
1-Core 113
2-Core 222
79% 167 Pts
4-Core 435
8-Core 716
73% 576 Pts
64-Core 922
62% 922 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$325
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Lighting 351
Reflection 300
Parallax 352
91% 334 fps
MRender 284
Gravity 295
Splatting 161
79% 247 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$22
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 15 82 104 16 93 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
27.2% Poor
Read 205
Write 87.5
Mixed 83
SusWrite 71.6
25% 112 MB/s
4K Read 14.3
4K Write 20.4
4K Mixed 10.8
46% 15.2 MB/s
DQ Read 14.3
DQ Write 15.5
DQ Mixed 14.5
11% 14.8 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 27.2%
Great: 79%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
540GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 154 153 153 152 153 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 172
Mixed 104
SusWrite 152
112% 152 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
246% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2666 C15 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
12GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 1400 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
76.2% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 26.4
MC Mixed 24
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 29.7
SC Mixed 25.6
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 74.7
54% 74.7 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 95%
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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 25,667 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $111

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $539
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