MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 91.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics58.8% 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 Drive222% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190705
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateSep 04 '19 at 12:09
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$190
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
1-Core 133
2-Core 259
93% 196 Pts
4-Core 519
8-Core 811
85% 665 Pts
64-Core 1,052
71% 1,052 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$170
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.16
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
58.8% Above average
Lighting 208
Reflection 178
Parallax 286
55% 224 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 218
Splatting 131
59% 166 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$58
325GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 887 910 911 921 918 909 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 1,427
Write 922
Mixed 892
SusWrite 909
232% 1,038 MB/s
4K Read 60.7
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 77.5
263% 91.4 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 882
DQ Mixed 219
280% 483 MB/s
Poor: 121%
This bench: 222%
Great: 231%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 180 178 181 179 179 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 129
Mixed 86.3
SusWrite 180
104% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 102%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C16 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
58.2% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 19
MC Mixed 19.2
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 20.5
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 78.8
51% 78.8 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 58%
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 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 27,184 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $111

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $514
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HDDRAMUSB
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