MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 88.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics106% 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 Drive361% 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)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '19 at 01:17
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
88.4% Excellent
Memory 80.9
1-Core 136
2-Core 266
90% 161 Pts
4-Core 516
8-Core 810
85% 663 Pts
64-Core 1,048
70% 1,048 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2652 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
106% Outstanding
Lighting 403
Reflection 375
Parallax 394
106% 391 fps
MRender 234
Gravity 403
Splatting 250
107% 296 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 106%
Great: 114%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$140
777GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0118C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1910 2030 2087 2116 964 1131 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
361% Outstanding
Read 2,554
Write 2,154
Mixed 1518
SusWrite 1,706
444% 1,983 MB/s
4K Read 63.7
4K Write 198
4K Mixed 93.7
321% 118 MB/s
DQ Read 1,332
DQ Write 1,138
DQ Mixed 508
579% 992 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 361%
Great: 388%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 35.2
93% 32.6 GB/s
SC Read 24.7
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 32.5
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 79
51% 79 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 104%

 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 13,036 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $567
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