MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics45.1% 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 Drive116% 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)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190515
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 25 '19 at 04:19
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$267
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Memory 90.2
1-Core 125
2-Core 244
88% 153 Pts
4-Core 469
8-Core 947
87% 708 Pts
64-Core 1346
90% 1346 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 3925 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (155 fps cap detected)
45.1% Average
Lighting 155
Reflection 155
Parallax 155
41% 155 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 155
Splatting 155
46% 155 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 135%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S3512G 512GB
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6107000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 228 385 403 400 391 378 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 488
Mixed 314
SusWrite 364
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 53.4
185% 66.8 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 199
192% 303 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 116%
Great: 117%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 183 184 181 173 181 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 149
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 174
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 104%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 43
MC Write 41
MC Mixed 35.2
114% 39.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 27.6
SC Mixed 21.3
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
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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 41,792 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $566
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