MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 49.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics21.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive33.5% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 14 '19 at 04:22
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 57%

 PC Performing below expectations (21st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 3 3200G-$127
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
49.7% Average
Memory 54.1
1-Core 104
2-Core 206
67% 122 Pts
4-Core 270
8-Core 220
34% 245 Pts
64-Core 242
16% 242 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
EVGA(3842 2768) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
21.8% Poor
Lighting 26.6
Reflection 27.7
Parallax 34.3
22% 29.5 fps
MRender 38.2
Gravity 35.7
Splatting 0.13
21% 24.7 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 21.8%
Great: 27%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240GB
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 2 1.5 1.1 21 29 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
33.5% Below average
Read 333
Write 293
Mixed 183
SusWrite 38
47% 212 MB/s
4K Read 10.4
4K Write 18.6
4K Mixed 14
44% 14.3 MB/s
DQ Read 106
DQ Write 80.4
DQ Mixed 39.9
44% 75.4 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 56%
USB DISK 2.0 32GB
29GB free, PID 4300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.9 1.7 4.8 3.6 4.8 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
3.51% Terrible
Read 16.7
Write 3.7
Mixed 9.8
SusWrite 3.8
10% 8.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
4% 0.37 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.51%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$58
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
76.2% Very good
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 27.8
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 21
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 146
27% 146 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $647
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