MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at 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.
Very high background CPU (42%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory9.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190905
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '20 at 23:49
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 42%

 PC Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$175
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
79% Very good
1-Core 120
2-Core 225
82% 172 Pts
4-Core 433
8-Core 744
74% 588 Pts
64-Core 1,033
69% 1,033 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 79%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$337
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
72.2% Very good
Lighting 296
Reflection 261
Parallax 321
78% 293 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 265
Splatting 170
72% 206 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$80
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,225
Write 2,010
Mixed 1465
422% 1,900 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 73.2
240% 86.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1001
DQ Write 1043
DQ Mixed 1,118
814% 1,054 MB/s
Poor: 168% Great: 289%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
883GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 184 185 188 187 188 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 114
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 185
102% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 105%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
59.8% Above average
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 24.3
63% 22 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 13.4
SC Mixed 18.3
45% 15.8 GB/s
Latency 111
36% 111 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 110%
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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 34,952 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 - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $550
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