MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 87.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics135% 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.
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)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateSep 13 '20 at 20:52
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (90th 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-$214
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Memory 86.4
1-Core 127
2-Core 252
88% 155 Pts
4-Core 478
8-Core 966
89% 722 Pts
64-Core 1,367
92% 1,367 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 3950 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Lighting 568
Reflection 454
Parallax 542
149% 521 fps
MRender 432
Gravity 464
Splatting 259
134% 385 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 135%
Great: 135%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S3512G 512GB
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6107000
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 492
Write 381
Mixed 331
89% 401 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 49.6
171% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 151
169% 287 MB/s
Poor: 66% Great: 117%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$70
628GB free
Firmware: CC26
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 155
Write 121
Mixed 80.2
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 1 MB/s
Poor: 63% Great: 115%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
377GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5423
Write 26.5
Mixed 61.2
1,236% 1,837 MB/s
4K Read 490
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 3.2
2,004% 165 MB/s
Poor: 16% Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$89
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 42.1
MC Write 39.7
MC Mixed 33.2
110% 38.3 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 20.3
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 101%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $582
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