MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 73.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics33.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive96.8% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 04:01
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$133
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
73.2% Very good
1-Core 113
2-Core 221
79% 167 Pts
4-Core 409
8-Core 737
72% 573 Pts
64-Core 966
65% 966 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$150
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
33.3% Below average
Lighting 138
Reflection 80.6
Parallax 122
35% 113 fps
MRender 81.2
Gravity 124
Splatting 83
31% 96.1 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 33.3%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB-$59
381GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41110WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 320 295 284 281 280 270 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 482
Mixed 266
SusWrite 288
86% 384 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 38.4
145% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 216
192% 292 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 107%
Hitachi HTS545050A7E680 500GB
462GB free
Firmware: GR2OA3E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 110 109 108 109 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
61.4% Good
Read 106
Write 97
Mixed 39.7
SusWrite 108
64% 87.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 58%
WD WD800JD-75MSA3 80GB-$20
33GB free
Firmware: 06.01D06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 47 45 46 46 46 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
29.5% Poor
Read 56
Write 55.8
Mixed 38.9
SusWrite 46.3
36% 49.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
174% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 29.5%
Great: 33%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 3TB
2.5TB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 130 129 130 130 127 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 123
Write 121
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 129
141% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
104% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 55%
ST1000LM 024 HN-M101MBB 1TB
931GB free, PID 0621
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 99.2
Write 73.3
Mixed 44.8
85% 72.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
53% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 13% Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESBK.M8FE 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
115% Outstanding
MC Read 44.6
MC Write 41.4
MC Mixed 38.7
119% 41.6 GB/s
SC Read 28.9
SC Write 41.7
SC Mixed 34.1
100% 34.9 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 115%
Great: 117%
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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 19,565 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $571
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