MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (94th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 6 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 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 85.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics39.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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)
Memory13.3 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 17:06
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
Watch Gameplay: 2070S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way above expectations (94th 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-$183
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Memory 86.4
1-Core 115
2-Core 230
83% 144 Pts
4-Core 453
8-Core 646
71% 550 Pts
64-Core 718
48% 718 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
Nvidia(10DE 139E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2235 MHz, MLim: 3950 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
39.5% Below average
Lighting 47.5
Reflection 54.8
Parallax 44.6
40% 49 fps
MRender 67.8
Gravity 47.5
Splatting 62
39% 59.1 fps
Poor: 111%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$68
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,428
Write 2,203
Mixed 1,503
454% 2,045 MB/s
4K Read 59
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 77.6
258% 88.8 MB/s
DQ Read 929
DQ Write 658
DQ Mixed 861
625% 816 MB/s
Poor: 185% Great: 291%
Sandisk S3512G 512GB
230GB free
Firmware: X6107000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 394 397 398 383 396 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 479
Mixed 401
SusWrite 406
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 50.5
176% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 285
234% 335 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 115%
Great: 118%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing below potential (93rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
103% Outstanding
MC Read 40.9
MC Write 36.8
MC Mixed 33.7
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 25.5
SC Write 38
SC Mixed 28.8
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 103%
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 18,949 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $620
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