MSI B350 TOMAHAWK PLUS (MS-7B36)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics103% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive79% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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-7B36
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK PLUS (MS-7B36)  (all builds)
Memory3.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170817
Uptime7.7 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 05:46
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
70.9% Very good
Memory 68.3
1-Core 99.3
2-Core 199
70% 122 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 627
65% 511 Pts
64-Core 810
54% 810 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.2
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
103% Outstanding
Lighting 397
Reflection 369
Parallax 424
104% 396 fps
MRender 229
Gravity 389
Splatting 244
104% 288 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 103%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mushkin ECO3 240GB-$80
77GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0330AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 97 54 54 53 53 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
79% Very good
Read 493
Write 437
Mixed 396
SusWrite 87
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 67.5
4K Mixed 38.6
128% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 240
202% 291 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 79%
Great: 99%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$17
109GB free
Firmware: KC48
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 78 77 78 79 78 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
41.8% Average
Read 68.2
Write 77.7
Mixed 50.7
SusWrite 77.5
50% 68.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
122% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 80%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 218 218 217 214 220 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 148
Write 172
Mixed 68
SusWrite 215
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
220% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 104%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-3200C16-4GVKB F4-3200C16-4GVRB F4-3200C16-4GVKB F4-3200C16-4GVRB 16GB
1866, 1866, 1866, 1866 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
33.5% Below average
MC Read 12.4
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 10.3
32% 11 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 11.6
SC Mixed 12
35% 12.1 GB/s
Latency 106
38% 106 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350 TOMAHAWK PLUS (MS-7B36) Builds (Compare 172 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 PLUS (MS-7B36)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $395
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