MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 69.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics74.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive53.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (74%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateOct 20 '19 at 01:31
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 74%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$190
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
69.6% Good
Memory 78.9
1-Core 101
2-Core 172
70% 117 Pts
4-Core 325
8-Core 568
56% 446 Pts
64-Core 794
53% 794 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below potential (53rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
74.5% Very good
Lighting 300
Reflection 239
Parallax 290
79% 276 fps
MRender 217
Gravity 265
Splatting 178
75% 220 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba OCZ TL100 120GB-$80
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFZ10.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 67 93 56 94 77 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 427
Write 84.5
Mixed 141
SusWrite 77.7
40% 183 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 37.7
4K Mixed 22.3
79% 26.7 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 113
96% 144 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 85%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
855GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 169 162 164 163 162 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 150
Mixed 101
SusWrite 163
110% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing below potential (81st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
96.5% Outstanding
MC Read 40
MC Write 35.9
MC Mixed 32.4
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 27.8
SC Mixed 23.6
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 82.6
48% 82.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 106%
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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 41,603 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $568
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