MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 75.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics38.2% 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 Drive62.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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
22 days ago, 22 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory3.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 16 '19 at 10:10
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User SRB-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$113
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
75.5% Very good
1-Core 108
2-Core 216
76% 162 Pts
4-Core 429
8-Core 683
71% 556 Pts
64-Core 877
59% 877 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$126
Asus(1043 04AE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1206 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.11.1
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
38.2% Below average
Lighting 128
Reflection 161
Parallax 190
34% 160 fps
MRender 126
Gravity 133
Splatting 115
39% 124 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 38.2%
Great: 50%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$70
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 88 100 88 108 103 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 272
Write 132
Mixed 198
SusWrite 96.8
39% 174 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 86.2
4K Mixed 31.6
131% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 103
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 91.5
79% 115 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 74%
WD Green 1.5TB (2011)-$126
948GB free
Firmware: 80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 83 83 82 79 80 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
49.4% Average
Read 90.5
Write 88.7
Mixed 49
SusWrite 81.7
57% 77.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.4
88% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
45.5% Average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 15.2
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 14.4
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 86.2
46% 86.2 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 57%
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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 27,218 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: 83% - Excellent Total price: $514
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