MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '20 at 17:03
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
79.2% Very good
1-Core 115
2-Core 222
80% 169 Pts
4-Core 450
8-Core 631
70% 541 Pts
64-Core 635
43% 635 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
Nvidia(10DE 139E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 3950 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Relative performance n/a - GPU benchmark error
Poor: 80% Great: 121%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$76
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,451
Write 2,223
Mixed 1,555
461% 2,076 MB/s
4K Read 59.8
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 78.1
259% 88.9 MB/s
DQ Read 920
DQ Write 657
DQ Mixed 855
621% 811 MB/s
Poor: 167% Great: 289%
Sandisk S3512G 512GB
230GB free
Firmware: X6107000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 397 408 408 397 400 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 485
Mixed 401
SusWrite 413
101% 450 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 50
175% 63.1 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 291
237% 337 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 116%
Great: 118%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$74
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 41.3
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 33.4
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 33.4
SC Mixed 29.2
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 102%
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 35,066 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $113

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $551
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