MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics33.6% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive81.9% 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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171205
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 16 '19 at 13:45
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X-$228
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
68.4% Good
Memory 69.6
1-Core 105
2-Core 207
72% 127 Pts
4-Core 361
8-Core 580
60% 471 Pts
64-Core 576
39% 576 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
Gigabyte(1458 368F) 2GB
CLim: 1481 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
33.6% Below average
Lighting 142
Reflection 118
Parallax 125
37% 129 fps
MRender 82.1
Gravity 124
Splatting 83.6
34% 96.5 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SP900 256GB-$190
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.0.4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 202 192 198 186 195 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 403
Write 260
Mixed 270
SusWrite 192
63% 281 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 77.4
4K Mixed 38
139% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 151
141% 220 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 91%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$76
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 142 143 144 143 145 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Read 148
Write 136
Mixed 84
SusWrite 140
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$84
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
41.1% Average
MC Read 15
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 12.9
39% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 15.3
SC Mixed 14.6
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 79%

 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 6,336 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $672
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