MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (92nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 8 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics53.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive65.5% 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)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 15 '19 at 05:51
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (92nd 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-$130
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
81.2% Excellent
1-Core 116
2-Core 230
81% 173 Pts
4-Core 458
8-Core 783
78% 621 Pts
64-Core 985
66% 985 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$140
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.6.1
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
53.9% Above average
Lighting 203
Reflection 177
Parallax 274
56% 218 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 205
Splatting 129
52% 158 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$54
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 605ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 107 79 67 53 88 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
65.5% Good
Read 352
Write 179
Mixed 231
SusWrite 85.8
47% 212 MB/s
4K Read 14.4
4K Write 90.4
4K Mixed 39.8
121% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 121
106% 158 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 65.5%
Great: 74%
Crucial BX500 240GB-$32
178GB free
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 747 150 124 153 153 153 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 33% Great: 102%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$75
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 166 172 173 176 180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 145
Write 151
Mixed 69.2
SusWrite 174
98% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.1
83% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3466 MHz clocked @ 1733 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
117% Outstanding
MC Read 47.9
MC Write 42.4
MC Mixed 38.1
122% 42.8 GB/s
SC Read 27.1
SC Write 44.3
SC Mixed 30.8
97% 34.1 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 117%
Great: 110%
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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 19,393 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $564
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