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 below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive94% 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.
Very high background CPU (34%). 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)
Memory8.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 18 '20 at 23:03
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 2700-$161
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
63.2% Good
1-Core 94.1
2-Core 186
66% 140 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 588
59% 469 Pts
64-Core 983
66% 983 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 82%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$25
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0427AC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 400 413 408 404 259 88 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 468
Write 371
Mixed 404
SusWrite 329
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 67.5
4K Mixed 40.7
134% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 253
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 235
196% 279 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 94%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$49
1TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 26 33 30 34 31 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
12.1% Very poor
Read 11.5
Write 37.2
Mixed 30
SusWrite 30.2
20% 27.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.2
65% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 12.1%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
MC Read 40.9
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 34
100% 35 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 32.9
SC Mixed 26.1
77% 27 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 111%
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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 34,959 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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