MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics48.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive112% 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.
Run History
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory7.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180921
Uptime19.3 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 04:07
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X-$289
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
71.2% Very good
Memory 71.9
1-Core 101
2-Core 192
70% 122 Pts
4-Core 378
8-Core 689
67% 534 Pts
64-Core 1,115
75% 1,115 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$252
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
48.6% Average
Lighting 204
Reflection 62.6
Parallax 202
54% 156 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 176
Splatting 161
49% 156 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$113
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 420 369 369 369 376 274 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 459
Write 438
Mixed 389
SusWrite 363
93% 412 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 93.4
4K Mixed 51.5
175% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 370
279% 372 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 112%
Great: 134%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$59
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 142 145 143 143 145 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Read 136
Write 136
Mixed 87.7
SusWrite 143
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 86%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 8GB
7GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.7 3.8 3.9 4.1 4.1 3.9 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
8.57% Terrible
Read 30
Write 7
Mixed 9.2
SusWrite 4.2
13% 12.6 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 2.2
115% 2.2 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.57%
Great: 14%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.3% Very good
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 25.9
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 22.6
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 97
41% 97 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 104%
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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 39,121 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $600
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HDDRAMUSB
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