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 as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive57.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180921
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 10 '20 at 22:01
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User SRB-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$141
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Memory 83.5
1-Core 113
2-Core 224
81% 140 Pts
4-Core 412
8-Core 715
71% 564 Pts
64-Core 943
63% 943 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$66
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 583ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 73 95 90 90 89 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
57.5% Above average
Read 226
Write 120
Mixed 167
SusWrite 87.6
34% 150 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 81
4K Mixed 35
125% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 90.1
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 83.4
66% 92.3 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 71%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$52
223GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 140 143 142 127 121 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
67.8% Good
Read 102
Write 106
Mixed 32
SusWrite 134
68% 93.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
119% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$58
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 1400 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 35.7
MC Mixed 31.9
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 35.2
SC Mixed 28.3
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 74.3
54% 74.3 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 103%
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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 41,542 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $563
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