MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 57%
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics46.2% 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 Drive45.7% 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.
Run History
7 months ago, 22 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime5.4 Days
Run DateNov 19 '19 at 00:02
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU1%

 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 5 2600-$115
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
74.9% Very good
1-Core 111
2-Core 223
78% 167 Pts
4-Core 415
8-Core 679
69% 547 Pts
64-Core 915
61% 915 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$130
Gigabyte(1458 2304) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1244 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
46.2% Average
Lighting 167
Reflection 168
Parallax 230
44% 189 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 165
Splatting 122
46% 141 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 240GB (2018)-$38
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 48 17 28 119 68 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
45.7% Average
Read 454
Write 391
Mixed 312
SusWrite 80.5
69% 309 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 33.9
4K Mixed 18.3
69% 23.6 MB/s
DQ Read 22.4
DQ Write 37.7
DQ Mixed 19
18% 26.4 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 55%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$47
666GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8R0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 145 164 174 161 150 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 173
Mixed 20
SusWrite 158
93% 130 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
151% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 30.3
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 23
SC Write 31.7
SC Mixed 25.4
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 80
50% 80 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 96%
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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 27,358 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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