MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 90.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics69.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive325% 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)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190905
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 21 '19 at 09:41
Run Duration224 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$185
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
1-Core 130
2-Core 259
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 513
8-Core 811
84% 662 Pts
64-Core 1,052
71% 1,052 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$359
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
69.6% Good
Lighting 271
Reflection 271
Parallax 277
70% 273 fps
MRender 193
Gravity 249
Splatting 210
69% 217 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$103
314GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2329 791 798 812 821 818 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
325% Outstanding
Read 2542
Write 2,328
Mixed 1,828
SusWrite 1,062
434% 1,940 MB/s
4K Read 65.8
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 101
328% 118 MB/s
DQ Read 1,400
DQ Write 1137
DQ Mixed 1,231
932% 1,256 MB/s
Poor: 202%
This bench: 325%
Great: 337%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
233GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 253 254 254 254 254 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 303
Mixed 388
SusWrite 277
82% 366 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 58.3
197% 70.6 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 357
DQ Mixed 228
210% 322 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 115%
Great: 117%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$66
100GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 64 63 65 65 63 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
51.3% Above average
Read 114
Write 112
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 63.8
72% 96.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 69%
Samsung HD200HJ 200GB
118GB free
Firmware: KF100-06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 81 81 82 82 81 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
45.3% Average
Read 76.5
Write 32
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 81.2
44% 59.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
86.5% Excellent
MC Read 33.6
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 34.3
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 34.4
80% 27.9 GB/s
Latency 72.4
55% 72.4 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 109%
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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 23,848 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $531
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