MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 75.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics61.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive129% 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)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190827
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 23 '19 at 18:39
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User BGR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
75.1% Very good
1-Core 110
2-Core 217
77% 164 Pts
4-Core 420
8-Core 728
72% 574 Pts
64-Core 918
62% 918 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$220
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
61.3% Good
Lighting 267
Reflection 219
Parallax 254
70% 246 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 228
Splatting 172
61% 180 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 261 233 260 257 259 258 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 1,397
Write 562
Mixed 320
SusWrite 254
138% 633 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 71.1
4K Mixed 43.5
146% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 260
DQ Mixed 216
179% 257 MB/s
Poor: 115%
This bench: 129%
Great: 206%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$69
450GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 61 65 64 64 64 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
63.4% Good
Read 157
Write 84.4
Mixed 49.3
SusWrite 63.4
65% 88.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
172% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$87
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 40.7
MC Write 37
MC Mixed 32.8
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 27.6
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 72.9
55% 72.9 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 101%
Great: 103%
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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 35,117 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $113

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $551
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