MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 69.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics98.8% 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 Drive106% 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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 month ago, 2 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190722
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 06 '20 at 19:21
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600AF-$105
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
69.3% Good
Memory 73.3
1-Core 107
2-Core 186
72% 122 Pts
4-Core 351
8-Core 690
64% 521 Pts
64-Core 898
60% 898 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$400
Zotac(19DA 6520) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Lighting 369
Reflection 303
Parallax 385
97% 352 fps
MRender 370
Gravity 328
Splatting 225
99% 308 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 296 307 308 309 307 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 474
Write 459
Mixed 436
SusWrite 318
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 85.8
4K Mixed 49.3
162% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 370
279% 373 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 106%
Great: 130%
Toshiba MQ01ACF050 500GB-$150
107GB free
Firmware: AV001D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 103 103 103 104 104 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
64.1% Good
Read 120
Write 116
Mixed 52
SusWrite 103
72% 97.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 71%
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$45
136GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 106 110 109 109 109 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 95.2
Write 98.5
Mixed 55.5
SusWrite 108
66% 89.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GBF1X08QFHH39-135-K 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 32.3
MC Mixed 29.6
91% 32 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 32.1
SC Mixed 25.4
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 94
43% 94 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 87.7%
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 39,910 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $573
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