MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics25.2% 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 Drive128% 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.
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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 12 '19 at 19:40
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$115
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
86% Excellent
1-Core 123
2-Core 245
87% 184 Pts
4-Core 491
8-Core 808
82% 649 Pts
64-Core 1,051
71% 1,051 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 86%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$380
CLim: 1665 MHz, MLim: 925 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.11.1
Relative performance (0th percentile)
25.2% Poor
Lighting 356
Reflection 239
Parallax 543
93% 379 fps
MRender 75
Gravity 75
Splatting 75
22% 75 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 25.2%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$64
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK11.T Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 204 218 217 216 217 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 829
Write 842
Mixed 779
SusWrite 246
151% 674 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 49.8
172% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 701
DQ Write 518
DQ Mixed 497
402% 572 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 128%
Great: 141%
Amd-raid Array 2 479GB
188GB free
Firmware: 9.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 248 194 184 181 174 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Read 382
Write 409
Mixed 374
SusWrite 240
79% 351 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 32.9
130% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 451
DQ Mixed 198
185% 276 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 153%
Amd-raid WDC WD10EZEX-00W 1TB
418GB free
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 52 46 35 35 36 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
55.5% Above average
Read 146
Write 135
Mixed 69.1
SusWrite 46.8
73% 99.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
241% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 55.5%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 44.7
MC Write 41
MC Mixed 34.5
114% 40.1 GB/s
SC Read 26.8
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 29.8
94% 32.8 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 110%
Great: 109%
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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 27,133 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $111

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $504
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