MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 85.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics99.1% 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 Drive244% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C91
MotherboardMSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200515
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateSep 15 '20 at 10:00
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$284
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
85.7% Excellent
Memory 69.4
1-Core 140
2-Core 277
88% 162 Pts
4-Core 546
8-Core 942
94% 744 Pts
64-Core 1,446
97% 1,446 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$449
Nvidia(10DE 13A2) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (41st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
99.1% Outstanding
Lighting 367
Reflection 303
Parallax 419
96% 363 fps
MRender 364
Gravity 331
Splatting 224
100% 306 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$63
316GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 974 859 732 742 716 713 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
244% Outstanding
Read 2,005
Write 2,038
Mixed 1,453
SusWrite 789
352% 1,571 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 53.5
213% 83.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,239
DQ Write 1,042
DQ Mixed 1,148
858% 1,143 MB/s
Poor: 191%
This bench: 244%
Great: 287%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 195 193 197 201 196 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 141
Write 141
Mixed 70.3
SusWrite 194
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
130% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 96%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
64.9% Good
MC Read 27
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 25.8
67% 23.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 20.6
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91) Builds (Compare 3,262 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $878
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