MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics141% 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 Drive131% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 11 '19 at 21:23
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
86% Excellent
Memory 75
1-Core 134
2-Core 262
87% 157 Pts
4-Core 520
8-Core 810
85% 665 Pts
64-Core 1039
70% 1039 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$693
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2808 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
141% Outstanding
Lighting 512
Reflection 531
Parallax 638
134% 560 fps
MRender 280
Gravity 545
Splatting 297
142% 374 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 141%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$136
908GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 487 484 489 491 480 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 492
Mixed 458
SusWrite 482
110% 486 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 62.4
207% 75.8 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 372
278% 369 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 131%
Great: 134%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB-$46
26GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 40 39 40 39 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
43.6% Average
Read 38.4
Write 38.5
Mixed 36.3
SusWrite 39.2
52% 38.1 MB/s
4K Read 9
4K Write 8.9
4K Mixed 7
574% 8.3 MB/s
DQ Read 9.7
DQ Write 8.7
DQ Mixed 7.1
573% 8.5 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73% Very good
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 18.4
MC Mixed 29.5
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 27.6
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 90.3
44% 90.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 73%
Great: 107%

 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 43,147 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 - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $570
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