MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 70.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics86.4% 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 Drive123% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181219
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 21 '20 at 00:53
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$100
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
70.6% Very good
1-Core 104
2-Core 206
73% 155 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 682
68% 538 Pts
64-Core 875
59% 875 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$390
CLim: 1663 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.20
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Lighting 312
Reflection 234
Parallax 463
82% 336 fps
MRender 188
Gravity 329
Splatting 294
87% 270 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 107%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$115
222GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 442 468 483 488 489 489 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 488
Mixed 400
SusWrite 476
105% 466 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 91.9
4K Mixed 55.8
184% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 373
280% 374 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 123%
Great: 133%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 1400 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
MC Read 39.1
MC Write 35.7
MC Mixed 31.1
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 37.1
SC Mixed 26.9
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 85.1
47% 85.1 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 102%
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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 35,021 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $113

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $551
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