MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics104% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive110% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateFeb 26 '20 at 01:37
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$285
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
1-Core 142
2-Core 281
100% 211 Pts
4-Core 548
8-Core 994
96% 771 Pts
64-Core 1,485
100% 1,485 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$522
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 413
Reflection 366
Parallax 390
108% 390 fps
MRender 232
Gravity 392
Splatting 241
104% 288 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 104%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$115
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 480 229 147 146 143 140 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 440
Mixed 371
SusWrite 214
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 61
205% 73.1 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 277
209% 280 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 110%
Great: 133%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$64
175GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 467 469 468 470 446 397 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 467
Mixed 436
SusWrite 453
105% 466 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 58.2
192% 69.7 MB/s
DQ Read 291
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 222
197% 292 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 123%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$74
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
80% Excellent
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 31.4
80% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 24.9
SC Write 22.2
SC Mixed 32.1
75% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80%
Great: 104%
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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 35,159 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 - $113

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $551
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