MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics109% 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 Drive64.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 26 '20 at 22:50
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G-$149
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
65.4% Good
Memory 73.2
1-Core 107
2-Core 167
69% 116 Pts
4-Core 310
8-Core 590
56% 450 Pts
64-Core 615
41% 615 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
MSI(1462 3816) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing below potential (74th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
109% Outstanding
Lighting 347
Reflection 302
Parallax 815
91% 488 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 415
Splatting 374
110% 343 fps
Poor: 99%
This bench: 109%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Ignite 240GB-$123
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 229 340 249 202 153 249 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
64.7% Good
Read 437
Write 370
Mixed 302
SusWrite 237
75% 337 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 33.4
4K Mixed 21.9
75% 24.8 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 42.9
79% 157 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 105%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
777GB free
Firmware: AQ03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 195 193 192 184 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 158
Mixed 81.7
SusWrite 191
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 111%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$55
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
74% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 25.1
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 28.8
SC Mixed 20.7
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 94.2
42% 94.2 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 74%
Great: 109%

 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 43,131 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 - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $560
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