MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (95th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 5 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 85.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics70.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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)
Memory12.7 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 14:58
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User LTU-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (95th 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-$180
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Memory 82.1
1-Core 119
2-Core 237
83% 146 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 800
80% 637 Pts
64-Core 1010
68% 1010 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 80%
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)
70.8% Very good
Lighting 90
Reflection 81.6
Parallax 108
74% 93.2 fps
MRender 77.1
Gravity 89
Splatting 67.1
46% 77.7 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$50
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,174
Write 5,920
Mixed 6,540
1,459% 6,545 MB/s
4K Read 424
4K Write 251
4K Mixed 302
1,164% 326 MB/s
DQ Read 1247
DQ Write 866
DQ Mixed 985
755% 1,033 MB/s
Poor: 72% Great: 128%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
848GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 164 164 165 164 164 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 165
Mixed 104
SusWrite 164
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
235% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 109%
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 38.7
126% 44.2 GB/s
SC Read 28.3
SC Write 44.6
SC Mixed 34.1
102% 35.7 GB/s
Latency 76.8
52% 76.8 ns
Poor: 58%
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 18,854 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $611
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