MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 84.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics63.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Run History
12 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181219
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 05:27
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$139
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Memory 83.7
1-Core 116
2-Core 230
82% 143 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 771
78% 616 Pts
64-Core 972
65% 972 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 590-$200
ASRock(1849 5032) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1560 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.4.1
Performing below potential (62nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
63.4% Good
Lighting 233
Reflection 206
Parallax 316
61% 252 fps
MRender 156
Gravity 236
Splatting 146
64% 179 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$25
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0427ANR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 435 446 445 450 448 83 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 453
Mixed 432
SusWrite 384
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 54.4
190% 67.8 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 240
198% 281 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 116%
Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$42
668GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 182 183 184 184 186 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 171
Mixed 87.8
SusWrite 183
114% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 104%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
MC Read 39.4
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 35.1
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 39.8
SC Mixed 31.6
94% 32.8 GB/s
Latency 74
54% 74 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 108%

 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 13,091 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $568
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