MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 129%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 115%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics97.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive249% 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)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 09:51
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 3700X-$329
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
115% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 151
SC Mixed 138
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 498
QC Float 595
QC Mixed 541
123% 545 Pts
MC Int 1,357
MC Float 1,426
MC Mixed 1,444
211% 1,409 Pts
Poor: 98%
This bench: 115%
Great: 117%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$270
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Lighting 318
Reflection 249
Parallax 302
97% 290 fps
MRender 226
Gravity 277
Splatting 182
99% 228 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 99%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX6000 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
443GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V9001b31 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1007 1180 1200 1212 1207 1201 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
249% Outstanding
Read 1945
Write 1,146
Mixed 949
SusWrite 1168
290% 1,302 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 179
4K Mixed 59.9
236% 93.9 MB/s
DQ Read 437
DQ Write 804
DQ Mixed 607
465% 616 MB/s
Poor: 128%
This bench: 249%
Great: 245%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$53
157GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 484 411 281 281 281 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 493
Mixed 468
SusWrite 358
103% 458 MB/s
4K Read 49.7
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 66.7
226% 80.1 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 370
279% 373 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 130%
Great: 127%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
309GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 119 118 118 119 118 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
70.4% Very good
Read 127
Write 114
Mixed 72.8
SusWrite 118
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.1
211% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 109%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$29
91GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 72 68 70 72 73 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
48% Average
Read 95.6
Write 95.4
Mixed 67
SusWrite 71.1
61% 82.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
172% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 48%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$73
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
MC Read 32
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 33.6
88% 31 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 36
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 77.2
52% 77.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 87.6%
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 16,032 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
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: $562
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