MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics53.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive98.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181106
Uptime5 Days
Run DateOct 15 '19 at 06:54
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$110
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
78.9% Very good
1-Core 114
2-Core 226
80% 170 Pts
4-Core 446
8-Core 744
75% 595 Pts
64-Core 937
63% 937 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 590-$185
CLim: 1545 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.1
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
53.5% Above average
Lighting 194
Reflection 197
Parallax 258
51% 216 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 193
Splatting 145
54% 163 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$70
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 322 316 304 308 310 308 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 328
Mixed 316
SusWrite 311
82% 366 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 38.8
152% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 223
185% 265 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 130%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
789GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 179 179 177 179 178 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 180
Mixed 96
SusWrite 178
117% 160 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
187% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 105%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 44.6
MC Write 41.3
MC Mixed 34.7
115% 40.2 GB/s
SC Read 26.9
SC Write 39
SC Mixed 29.8
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 68.5
58% 68.5 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 110%
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 25,852 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $111

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $520
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