MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 89.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics97.2% 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 Drive311% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 29 '20 at 20:10
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$225
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Memory 92.8
1-Core 112
2-Core 244
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 950
87% 706 Pts
64-Core 1,342
90% 1,342 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$391
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97.2% Outstanding
Lighting 393
Reflection 283
Parallax 709
103% 462 fps
MRender 226
Gravity 363
Splatting 348
97% 312 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$180
543GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1101 1275 1272 1288 1289 1269 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
311% Outstanding
Read 2556
Write 2,371
Mixed 1,608
SusWrite 1,249
436% 1,946 MB/s
4K Read 65.2
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 88.8
293% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,114
DQ Write 756
DQ Mixed 902
682% 924 MB/s
Poor: 217%
This bench: 311%
Great: 360%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
969GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 168 170 170 169 169 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 142
Mixed 85
SusWrite 167
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4133 C19 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
123% Outstanding
MC Read 46.9
MC Write 46
MC Mixed 41.3
128% 44.7 GB/s
SC Read 29.2
SC Write 43.1
SC Mixed 34.9
102% 35.7 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 123%
Great: 125%

 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 12,920 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $568
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