MSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics126% 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 Drive125% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190708
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJan 27 '20 at 07:17
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$295
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
1-Core 138
2-Core 273
97% 206 Pts
4-Core 540
8-Core 1,074
99% 807 Pts
64-Core 1,459
98% 1,459 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$699
MSI(1462 360A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 332
Reflection 339
Parallax 344
87% 339 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 496
Splatting 264
128% 333 fps
Poor: 110%
This bench: 126%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$73
344GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 469 477 488 405 280 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 485
Mixed 459
SusWrite 422
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 59.3
201% 71.9 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 363
274% 366 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 125%
Great: 129%
SanDisk X110 SATA M.2 128GB-$72
119GB free
Firmware: X231412
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 283 285 286 288 286 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Read 487
Write 283
Mixed 217
SusWrite 284
71% 318 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 89.6
4K Mixed 34.6
139% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 123
128% 212 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 87%
Sandisk PLUS 240 GB 240GB
139GB free
Firmware: UF3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 156 182 98 96 66 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
50.5% Above average
Read 462
Write 277
Mixed 271
SusWrite 129
63% 285 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 39.9
4K Mixed 10.8
70% 24.6 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 56
DQ Mixed 29.6
37% 68.4 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 56%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$58
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
70.4% Very good
MC Read 29.3
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 28
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 26.1
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 88.3
45% 88.3 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 92%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 2,178 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7A34)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $510
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