MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 78.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics121% 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.
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)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '20 at 16:40
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$149
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Memory 73.4
1-Core 115
2-Core 229
78% 139 Pts
4-Core 449
8-Core 722
74% 585 Pts
64-Core 744
50% 744 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
Nvidia(10DE 139E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 3925 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Lighting 505
Reflection 400
Parallax 493
133% 466 fps
MRender 413
Gravity 410
Splatting 260
121% 361 fps
Poor: 100%
This bench: 121%
Great: 119%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$75
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,451
Write 1,322
Mixed 1156
292% 1,310 MB/s
4K Read 58.2
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 76
249% 84.8 MB/s
DQ Read 899
DQ Write 747
DQ Mixed 836
622% 827 MB/s
Poor: 161% Great: 287%
Sandisk S3512G 512GB
230GB free
Firmware: X6107000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 452 409 403 405 400 395 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 482
Mixed 391
SusWrite 411
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 50.3
173% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 291
237% 336 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 115%
Great: 119%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
77.4% Very good
MC Read 30
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 25.7
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 21.9
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 93.8
43% 93.8 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 104%
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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 39,720 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $576
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