MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 84%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics115% 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 Drive106% 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
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190617
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '20 at 10:12
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$166
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
84% Excellent
Memory 78.1
1-Core 123
2-Core 242
83% 148 Pts
4-Core 483
8-Core 752
79% 618 Pts
64-Core 1,008
68% 1,008 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 84%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing below potential (53rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
115% Outstanding
Lighting 458
Reflection 384
Parallax 471
120% 438 fps
MRender 384
Gravity 392
Splatting 246
115% 341 fps
Poor: 102%
This bench: 115%
Great: 122%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$60
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 357 184 182 182 178 174 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 485
Mixed 386
SusWrite 210
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 95.5
4K Mixed 54.3
183% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 370
279% 374 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 106%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (41st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
78.7% Very good
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 26.4
81% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 27.6
SC Mixed 23.7
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 84.1
48% 84.1 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 104%

 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 16,961 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $582
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