MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59.1% 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 Drive105% 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 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJan 10 '20 at 12:40
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User SYC-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
79.2% Very good
1-Core 114
2-Core 227
80% 170 Pts
4-Core 450
8-Core 767
77% 609 Pts
64-Core 958
64% 958 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$159
CLim: 1405 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.12.2
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
59.1% Above average
Lighting 215
Reflection 187
Parallax 284
57% 229 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 218
Splatting 136
60% 168 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0105A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 450 452 452 456 454 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 450
Mixed 430
SusWrite 451
104% 461 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 31.6
147% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 221
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 50.2
104% 207 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 105%
Great: 91%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$50
931GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 32 34 24 36 40 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
35.3% Below average
Read 90.7
Write 43.2
Mixed 55.8
SusWrite 32.3
41% 55.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
118% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 35.3%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2D3000C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 39.5
MC Write 37.2
MC Mixed 32.7
104% 36.5 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 38.5
SC Mixed 28.9
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 73.9
54% 73.9 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 101%
Great: 102%
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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 32,882 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 - $109

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $537
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