MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics57.7% 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 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 (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$220
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 118
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 125
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 460
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 469
108% 477 Pts
MC Int 1,311
MC Float 1,355
MC Mixed 1346
200% 1,337 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 102%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$610
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 3925 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (155 fps cap detected)
57.7% Above average
Lighting 155
Reflection 155
Parallax 155
48% 155 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 155
Splatting 155
65% 155 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 166%
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 (93rd 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: 69%
This bench: 116%
Great: 118%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$65
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 183 184 181 173 181 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th 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: 67%
This bench: 104%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd 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: 111%
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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 15,174 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 144% - Outstanding Total price: $559
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