MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (96th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 4 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 85.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive127% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 10 '19 at 14:39
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User LTU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (96th 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-$149
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Memory 82.5
1-Core 119
2-Core 236
83% 146 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 795
80% 634 Pts
64-Core 1,015
68% 1,015 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 590-$200
CLim: 1645 MHz, MLim: 2230 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.1
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
72% Very good
Lighting 270
Reflection 213
Parallax 390
71% 291 fps
MRender 167
Gravity 270
Splatting 156
72% 198 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 72%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$46
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 479 491 337 301 334 302 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 495
Mixed 466
SusWrite 374
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 64.4
215% 74.6 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 371
280% 374 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 127%
Great: 128%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
811GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 162 161 161 158 159 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 157
Mixed 103
SusWrite 160
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
233% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3333 MHz clocked @ 1667 MHz
Performing below potential (100th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
120% Outstanding
MC Read 48
MC Write 45.8
MC Mixed 38.8
126% 44.2 GB/s
SC Read 27.6
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 34.2
101% 35.5 GB/s
Latency 76.1
53% 76.1 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 120%
Great: 104%

 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 43,098 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $560
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