MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 78.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics79.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive89.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 12 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 11 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 9 months ago, 8 months ago, 8 months ago, 8 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 5 months ago, 4 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 1 month ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190705
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 14:08
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Memory 70.8
1-Core 133
2-Core 265
86% 156 Pts
4-Core 461
8-Core 806
80% 634 Pts
64-Core 1,018
68% 1,018 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$500
CLim: 1622 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.7.5
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
79.8% Very good
Lighting 291
Reflection 222
Parallax 451
76% 321 fps
MRender 175
Gravity 303
Splatting 277
80% 252 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Tcsunbow X3 240GB
126GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1001A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 348 438 79 80 80 58 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 512
Write 444
Mixed 411
SusWrite 180
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 31.3
155% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 47.2
98% 195 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 119%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
625GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 165 162 167 167 167 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 168
Mixed 36.7
SusWrite 165
95% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
133% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3200 C16 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
67.9% Good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 26.7
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 22.7
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 99.5
40% 99.5 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 111%

 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 13,250 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $573
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