MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 80.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics91% 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 Drive66.3% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191129
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 11 '20 at 05:42
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$180
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Memory 77.3
1-Core 117
2-Core 232
81% 142 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 757
76% 604 Pts
64-Core 982
66% 982 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$338
CLim: 2235 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Lighting 377
Reflection 328
Parallax 411
99% 372 fps
MRender 316
Gravity 307
Splatting 209
91% 278 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 91%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 110 109 103 105 108 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 464
Write 114
Mixed 124
SusWrite 110
44% 203 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 75.3
4K Mixed 19.9
106% 40.7 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 50.1
82% 163 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 73%
Seagate Momentus 5400.6 2.5" 500GB-$32
371GB free
Firmware: 0005HPM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 56 57 57 58 56 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
33.5% Below average
Read 60.1
Write 56.4
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 56.6
38% 51.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
104% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 43%
WD Blue 250GB (2010)-$27
233GB free
Firmware: 18.01H18
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 112 113 112 114 111 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 112
Write 105
Mixed 71.4
SusWrite 112
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 72%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$79
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 170 171 171 175 160 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 113
Write 130
Mixed 67.9
SusWrite 168
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
26% 0.3 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 92%
Seagate Desktop 500GB
38GB free, PID 3300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 39 39 39 40 39 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
19.8% Very poor
Read 38.8
Write 39.1
Mixed 30.8
SusWrite 39.1
50% 36.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
98% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 19.8%
Great: 21%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 39.1
MC Write 36.2
MC Mixed 34.5
105% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 25.7
SC Write 37.1
SC Mixed 30.2
89% 31 GB/s
Latency 85.7
47% 85.7 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 101%
Great: 96%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 7,059 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $659
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