MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 84.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics51% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 23:17
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
1-Core 123
2-Core 240
86% 181 Pts
4-Core 474
8-Core 776
79% 625 Pts
64-Core 995
67% 995 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon RX 580
Sapphire(174B E580) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1266 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.12
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
51% Above average
Lighting 195
Reflection 170
Parallax 257
51% 207 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 185
Splatting 123
51% 148 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 51%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$49
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 439 454 457 463 462 260 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 461
Mixed 444
SusWrite 423
103% 458 MB/s
4K Read 36.6
4K Write 92.1
4K Mixed 52.6
172% 60.4 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 279
236% 342 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 116%
Great: 123%
Samsung Flash Drive 32GB
29GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4 10 14 16 14 15 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
12.3% Very poor
Read 37.3
Write 27.8
Mixed 18.7
SusWrite 12.4
30% 24.1 MB/s
4K Read 3.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 1.2
91% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 12.3%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8ATF1G64AZ-2G3B1 CMV8GX4M1A2133C15 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
77.9% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 25.9
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 28.6
SC Mixed 23.3
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 83.5
48% 83.5 ns
Poor: 78%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 96%
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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 32,637 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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HDDRAMUSB
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