MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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 Drive68.1% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 22:42
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$216
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
1-Core 121
2-Core 240
85% 180 Pts
4-Core 474
8-Core 897
85% 686 Pts
64-Core 1,302
87% 1,302 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.8.1
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 410
Reflection 301
Parallax 727
108% 479 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 394
Splatting 366
105% 333 fps
Poor: 99%
This bench: 105%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$28
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 192 190 189 190 192 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
68.1% Good
Read 472
Write 158
Mixed 202
SusWrite 191
56% 256 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 89.5
4K Mixed 13.5
103% 42.7 MB/s
DQ Read 166
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 78
88% 148 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 77%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$69
67GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 112 113 111 123 124 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Read 184
Write 149
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 116
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
239% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
504GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 149 152 151 149 152 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
88% Excellent
Read 156
Write 115
Mixed 81
SusWrite 151
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 88%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 6TB (2017)-$115
5.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 182 177 177 188 186 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 137
Write 153
Mixed 72
SusWrite 177
98% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.9
260% 2.47 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$58
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
79.7% Very good
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 26.5
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 22.8
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 83.6
48% 83.6 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 104%
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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 27,128 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: 85% - Excellent Total price: $504
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