MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 95.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics55.9% 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 Drive137% 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-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190708
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 11:04
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X-$430
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Memory 90.5
1-Core 138
2-Core 286
96% 171 Pts
4-Core 537
8-Core 1,082
99% 809 Pts
64-Core 2216
149% 2216 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$267
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing below potential (46th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
55.9% Above average
Lighting 219
Reflection 207
Parallax 214
58% 213 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 204
Splatting 170
56% 173 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 492 494 494 495 488 414 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 489
Mixed 402
SusWrite 480
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 67.1
227% 81.7 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 365
275% 366 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 137%
Great: 133%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
878GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 158 155 159 159 160 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 153
Mixed 87.8
SusWrite 158
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
221% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3600 MHz clocked @ 1800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
117% Outstanding
MC Read 49.2
MC Write 42
MC Mixed 39.1
124% 43.4 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 37.5
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 117%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 34,503 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $662
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