MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 63.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics87.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93.6% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). 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)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181219
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateFeb 21 '20 at 00:34
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
63.1% Good
1-Core 90.4
2-Core 198
67% 144 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 649
62% 501 Pts
64-Core 902
60% 902 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$330
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 3909 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
87.7% Excellent
Lighting 325
Reflection 240
Parallax 345
85% 303 fps
MRender 297
Gravity 301
Splatting 194
88% 264 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$90
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 280 219 240 202 152 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 458
Write 301
Mixed 288
SusWrite 226
71% 318 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 38.9
151% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 226
200% 302 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 129%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$51
162GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 89 106 110 110 109 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 108
Write 102
Mixed 72
SusWrite 103
71% 96 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.4
105% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 109%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
13GB free, PID 6544
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.8 3.9 3.2 3.2 3.1 3.3 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
6.52% Terrible
Read 30.7
Write 2.5
Mixed 2.5
SusWrite 3.2
8% 9.73 MB/s
4K Read 5.8
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
22% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.52%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 43.4
MC Write 37.6
MC Mixed 35
110% 38.7 GB/s
SC Read 24.9
SC Write 39.9
SC Mixed 28.3
89% 31 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
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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 35,312 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $113

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $557
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