MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 77.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59.9% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive90.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateDec 05 '19 at 10:00
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
77.5% Very good
1-Core 112
2-Core 222
79% 167 Pts
4-Core 438
8-Core 729
74% 584 Pts
64-Core 956
64% 956 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$159
XFX(1682 9588) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.11.3
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
59.9% Above average
Lighting 211
Reflection 193
Parallax 299
55% 234 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 221
Splatting 138
60% 171 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSDSCKKF256G8 SATA 256GB
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LHFD03N
SusWrite @10s intervals: 290 265 267 266 266 265 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 451
Mixed 440
SusWrite 270
93% 415 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 57.9
4K Mixed 40.9
138% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 271
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 238
184% 251 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 104%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 129 124 128 129 125 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
67.6% Good
Read 109
Write 115
Mixed 42.2
SusWrite 127
71% 98.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.5
83% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 83%
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 45.3
MC Write 41.6
MC Mixed 35.9
117% 40.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.7
SC Write 42.1
SC Mixed 30.8
94% 32.9 GB/s
Latency 74.9
53% 74.9 ns
Poor: 64%
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 30,566 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: $532
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