MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 82.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics120% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive122% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 21 '20 at 19:50
Run Duration178 Seconds
Run User BGR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
1-Core 119
2-Core 235
83% 177 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 786
80% 629 Pts
64-Core 1,022
69% 1,022 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Lighting 481
Reflection 384
Parallax 506
126% 457 fps
MRender 432
Gravity 404
Splatting 248
121% 361 fps
Poor: 102%
This bench: 120%
Great: 120%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
XPG SX950U 480GB
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0427ANR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 469 475 482 481 481 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 477
Mixed 444
SusWrite 476
107% 477 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 53.5
178% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 392
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 299
246% 352 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 122%
Great: 123%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
30GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 140 141 141 143 142 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 482
Mixed 351
SusWrite 169
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 43.3
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 51.9
185% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 358
DQ Mixed 178
186% 305 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 2.5" 500GB-$31
58GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 95 94 96 96 96 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
57.8% Above average
Read 106
Write 102
Mixed 53.7
SusWrite 95.4
65% 89.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 62%
WD Black 2.5" 320GB (2010)-$20
47GB free
Firmware: 12.01A12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 68 68 67 69 69 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
35.5% Below average
Read 55.2
Write 58.5
Mixed 45
SusWrite 68.2
42% 56.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 60%
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$18
57GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 81 86 86 85 87 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
61.9% Good
Read 130
Write 138
Mixed 31.1
SusWrite 85.4
70% 96.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
131% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3466 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
128% Outstanding
MC Read 50
MC Write 48.1
MC Mixed 42.4
134% 46.8 GB/s
SC Read 29.2
SC Write 46.4
SC Mixed 35.3
106% 37 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 128%
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 32,880 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $109

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