MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 70%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics66.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive55.1% 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.
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)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190722
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 03 '19 at 18:47
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
70% Good
1-Core 94.1
2-Core 187
66% 141 Pts
4-Core 418
8-Core 726
72% 572 Pts
64-Core 958
64% 958 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 70%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
Zotac(19DA 2445) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
66.4% Good
Lighting 237
Reflection 237
Parallax 235
62% 236 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 237
Splatting 224
67% 220 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 66.4%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$25
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0427ANR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 107 93 80 80 63 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
55.1% Above average
Read 504
Write 136
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 84.9
42% 196 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 20.8
4K Mixed 23.3
81% 23.6 MB/s
DQ Read 175
DQ Write 32.6
DQ Mixed 48.1
50% 85.4 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$25
290GB free
Firmware: 17.01H17
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 176 176 175 176 174 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 160
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 174
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 1.2
227% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 100%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
MC Read 35.3
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 34.9
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 33.3
78% 27.2 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 108%
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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 27,407 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $111

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $486
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