MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 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 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 72.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics64.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive122% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateNov 10 '19 at 21:57
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
72.1% Very good
1-Core 106
2-Core 210
74% 158 Pts
4-Core 402
8-Core 681
68% 542 Pts
64-Core 861
58% 861 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$222
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
64.8% Good
Lighting 292
Reflection 221
Parallax 262
77% 258 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 240
Splatting 178
64% 190 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 256GB-$35
206GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0427ANR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 460 464 466 470 470 470 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 474
Mixed 460
SusWrite 467
108% 478 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 54.1
179% 63.6 MB/s
DQ Read 392
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 283
238% 346 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 122%
Great: 121%
Patriot Ignite 480GB-$148
374GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 462 460 459 464 464 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 475
Mixed 366
SusWrite 461
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 81.7
4K Mixed 40.3
144% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 380
DQ Mixed 203
194% 301 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 109%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
114% Outstanding
MC Read 46.1
MC Write 43.3
MC Mixed 36.5
120% 42 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 30.9
95% 33.1 GB/s
Latency 77
52% 77 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 114%
Great: 112%
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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 27,596 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $524
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