MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive54.1% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). 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)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191028
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 01 '19 at 17:28
Run Duration171 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$190
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
1-Core 136
2-Core 270
95% 203 Pts
4-Core 514
8-Core 812
84% 663 Pts
64-Core 1,116
75% 1,116 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$260
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Lighting 309
Reflection 241
Parallax 294
81% 281 fps
MRender 217
Gravity 266
Splatting 183
75% 222 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS240G2G0B-00EPW0 240GB
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UJ450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 270 10 85 100 132 136 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
54.1% Above average
Read 458
Write 381
Mixed 333
SusWrite 122
72% 324 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 42.6
4K Mixed 18.5
82% 28.1 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 54.1
DQ Mixed 15.2
30% 61.9 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 55%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$44
767GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 147 152 164 161 163 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 147
Mixed 37.3
SusWrite 159
97% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
131% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$35
931GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 203 202 207 208 208 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 209
Write 104
Mixed 84.1
SusWrite 205
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 119%
Great: 115%
Verbatim STORE N GO 16GB
11GB free, PID 0302
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3 4.1 4.1 3.7 4.2 4.1 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
3.79% Terrible
Read 11.8
Write 2
Mixed 2
SusWrite 3.9
5% 4.93 MB/s
4K Read 5.2
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
19% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.79%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESEK.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
MC Read 33.9
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 34.6
88% 30.8 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 34.2
80% 28 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 113%
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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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