MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 76.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics73.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive47.7% 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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 03 '19 at 06:41
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$112
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
76.4% Very good
1-Core 113
2-Core 216
78% 165 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 712
72% 569 Pts
64-Core 896
60% 896 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$274
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Lighting 290
Reflection 237
Parallax 262
76% 263 fps
MRender 214
Gravity 260
Splatting 180
73% 218 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team T253X2256G 256GB
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0509A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 270 60 52 22 50 52 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 492
Write 448
Mixed 38.2
SusWrite 84.5
59% 266 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 30.5
4K Mixed 1.4
68% 21.7 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 9.7
DQ Mixed 44.7
47% 84 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 101%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
706GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 178 177 178 177 178 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 175
Mixed 106
SusWrite 178
117% 160 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.3
257% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 45.2
MC Write 41.6
MC Mixed 35.8
117% 40.9 GB/s
SC Read 26.7
SC Write 42
SC Mixed 30.7
95% 33.1 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 112%
Great: 111%
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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 30,440 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $524
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