MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics137% 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 Drive123% 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
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190722
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '19 at 23:38
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$280
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Memory 84.4
1-Core 138
2-Core 272
92% 165 Pts
4-Core 543
8-Core 1068
99% 806 Pts
64-Core 1465
98% 1465 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$693
Zotac(19DA 4471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2800 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below potential (66th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
137% Outstanding
Lighting 552
Reflection 497
Parallax 609
145% 553 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 532
Splatting 280
137% 355 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 137%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 370 284 290 290 287 291 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 497
Mixed 411
SusWrite 302
97% 430 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 64.6
218% 77.2 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 368
277% 370 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 123%
Great: 123%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$70
162GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 496 494 499 346 308 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 499
Mixed 469
SusWrite 424
108% 477 MB/s
4K Read 45.1
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 63.3
216% 78.2 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 371
280% 374 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 131%
Great: 129%
Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 500GB-$159
221GB free
Firmware: GM4OA52A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 83 84 84 83 83 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
46% Average
Read 76.8
Write 79.5
Mixed 42.2
SusWrite 83.2
52% 70.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 46%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
84.1% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 33.2
85% 29.6 GB/s
SC Read 26.3
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 32.8
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 72.8
55% 72.8 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Desktop
Desktop 75%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

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