MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 65.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics75.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive53% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 22 '19 at 21:52
Run Duration176 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$164
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
65.3% Good
1-Core 98.1
2-Core 198
70% 148 Pts
4-Core 356
8-Core 696
65% 526 Pts
64-Core 1,153
77% 1,153 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
75.4% Very good
Lighting 289
Reflection 284
Parallax 293
76% 289 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 275
Splatting 215
76% 230 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 480GB-$100
302GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 229 189 202 204 197 279 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
53% Above average
Read 278
Write 286
Mixed 321
SusWrite 217
62% 275 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 18.8
4K Mixed 20.8
73% 21.2 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 92.4
DQ Mixed 104
86% 126 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 53%
Great: 63%
Kingston A400 480GB-$53
432GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 287 243 246 254 252 254 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
69.3% Good
Read 317
Write 266
Mixed 246
SusWrite 256
61% 271 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 59.7
4K Mixed 25.1
95% 35.1 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 215
177% 251 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 103%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
846GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 165 163 166 165 164 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 151
Mixed 78
SusWrite 165
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
235% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
V7 VAFD4GAR 4GB
3GB free, PID 0000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.6 4.9 4.9 4.1 4.5 4.6 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
5.04% Terrible
Read 19
Write 2.7
Mixed 4.2
SusWrite 4.4
8% 7.58 MB/s
4K Read 5.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
21% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.04%
Great: 6%
PNY USB 3.0 FD 32GB
30GB free, PID 00ad
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 18 18 17 20 18 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
24.4% Poor
Read 110
Write 29.5
Mixed 27.5
SusWrite 17.6
48% 46.1 MB/s
4K Read 5.3
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
78% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 24.4%
Great: 27%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB-$227
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Relative performance (0th percentile)
31.7% Below average
MC Read 11.5
MC Write 9.2
MC Mixed 10.3
30% 10.3 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 10.8
SC Mixed 11.6
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 97.6
41% 97.6 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 31.7%
Great: 115%
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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 30,845 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 - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $528
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