MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics82.1% 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 Drive61.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 month ago, 2 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190123
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 27 '19 at 21:37
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$105
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
68.9% Good
1-Core 100
2-Core 200
70% 150 Pts
4-Core 389
8-Core 596
63% 492 Pts
64-Core 845
57% 845 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$395
PowerColor(148C 2388) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1590 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.11.1
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Lighting 294
Reflection 225
Parallax 489
77% 336 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 312
Splatting 286
83% 260 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$150
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 202 171 112 57 24 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
61.1% Good
Read 327
Write 225
Mixed 155
SusWrite 129
46% 209 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 51.7
4K Mixed 26.4
96% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 125
124% 201 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 105%
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
114GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 313 317 316 315 311 311 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Read 409
Write 309
Mixed 269
SusWrite 314
73% 325 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 93.1
4K Mixed 36.9
137% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 175
152% 220 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 97%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$76
477GB free
Firmware: S0118C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1725 1727 1740 1719 1108 488 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
304% Outstanding
Read 2510
Write 1,882
Mixed 1,428
SusWrite 1,418
404% 1,809 MB/s
4K Read 58.6
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 78.5
258% 88.8 MB/s
DQ Read 883
DQ Write 769
DQ Mixed 579
502% 744 MB/s
Poor: 174%
This bench: 304%
Great: 335%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GX-D4-3200-MR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
75.9% Very good
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 26.3
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 24.6
SC Mixed 20.6
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 101
39% 101 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
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Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $620
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