MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics55.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive92% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190708
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 31 '19 at 00:24
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
64.2% Good
1-Core 104
2-Core 170
67% 137 Pts
4-Core 339
8-Core 663
62% 501 Pts
64-Core 1,176
79% 1,176 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$160
CLim: 1365 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.1
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
55.3% Above average
Lighting 0.1
Reflection 184
Parallax 292
0% 159 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 217
Splatting 131
58% 161 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SATA M.2 250GB-$60
144GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41110WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 224 187 177 179 177 179 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 198
Mixed 256
SusWrite 187
63% 285 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 88.9
4K Mixed 41.8
158% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 225
184% 260 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 92%
Great: 103%
Sandisk S128G 126GB
117GB free
Firmware: 3.2.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 353 347 367 361 356 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
57.4% Above average
Read 453
Write 330
Mixed 83.9
SusWrite 356
68% 306 MB/s
4K Read 17.6
4K Write 18.1
4K Mixed 13.7
54% 16.5 MB/s
DQ Read 32.6
DQ Write 19.2
DQ Mixed 20.1
16% 24 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 53%
SSD 120GB
112GB free
Firmware: SBFMB1.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 304 130 134 129 133 299 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
68.1% Good
Read 396
Write 134
Mixed 167
SusWrite 188
49% 221 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 78.1
4K Mixed 26.8
113% 43.3 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 93.3
84% 127 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK4GX4M1A2400C14 CMK4GX4M1A2400C16 8GB
2400, 2400 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
88.4% Excellent
MC Read 34.5
MC Write 33.2
MC Mixed 29.2
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 25.4
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 90.2
44% 90.2 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 99%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
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Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $592
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