MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 80.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics105% 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 Drive108% 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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 22 '20 at 22:11
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$198
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Memory 74.4
1-Core 134
2-Core 267
88% 158 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 828
81% 645 Pts
64-Core 1094
73% 1094 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
Asus(1043 8623) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2071 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 132
Reflection 149
Parallax 125
106% 135 fps
MRender 102
Gravity 134
Splatting 116
104% 117 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 105%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
302GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 417 430 432 447 442 437 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 452
Write 427
Mixed 346
SusWrite 434
93% 415 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 43.7
168% 64.4 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 244
191% 262 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 108%
Great: 135%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
43GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 290 288 255 191 162 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 494
Mixed 409
SusWrite 265
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 64.1
216% 76.9 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 369
278% 371 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 120%
Great: 123%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$32
198GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 155 155 157 157 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 146
Mixed 104
SusWrite 155
107% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
233% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 109%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB-$28
18GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 105 105 107 107 107 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 252
Write 106
Mixed 116
SusWrite 106
174% 145 MB/s
4K Read 9.3
4K Write 10.2
4K Mixed 8.1
657% 9.2 MB/s
DQ Read 10.5
DQ Write 10
DQ Mixed 8.3
661% 9.6 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
77.9% Very good
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 28.6
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 25.2
SC Mixed 27.2
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 91.7
44% 91.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 84%

 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 21,948 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $649
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