MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics128% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive285% 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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190125
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateJun 16 '19 at 04:19
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$136
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
1-Core 120
2-Core 236
84% 178 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 697
74% 577 Pts
64-Core 969
65% 969 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$695
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
128% Outstanding
Lighting 524
Reflection 439
Parallax 509
138% 491 fps
MRender 386
Gravity 449
Splatting 261
128% 365 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 128%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB (2019)-$149
776GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1394 1516 1516 1513 1519 1519 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
285% Outstanding
Read 2,012
Write 2,231
Mixed 1815
SusWrite 1,496
426% 1,888 MB/s
4K Read 46
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 68.6
236% 87.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,040
DQ Write 779
DQ Mixed 976
711% 932 MB/s
Poor: 201%
This bench: 285%
Great: 325%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$65
927GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 117 118 118 118 118 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
69.7% Good
Read 125
Write 110
Mixed 99
SusWrite 118
84% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.8
185% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$82
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 42.4
MC Write 34.6
MC Mixed 34.9
107% 37.3 GB/s
SC Read 25.8
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 28.5
87% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
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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 32,541 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $109

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $534
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