MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 88.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics106% 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 Drive163% 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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 15 '20 at 14:53
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$209
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Memory 80.5
1-Core 137
2-Core 270
91% 163 Pts
4-Core 522
8-Core 816
86% 669 Pts
64-Core 1,079
72% 1,079 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$400
Sapphire(1DA2 E37F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.8.3
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 381
Reflection 242
Parallax 638
100% 420 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 416
Splatting 303
107% 304 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 584 468 469 407 320 212 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
163% Outstanding
Read 645
Write 1,129
Mixed 1,292
SusWrite 410
198% 869 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 32.5
193% 78.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,361
DQ Write 1,159
DQ Mixed 740
697% 1,087 MB/s
Poor: 134%
This bench: 163%
Great: 243%
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$120
451GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 483 126 91 190 146 42 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 483
Mixed 414
SusWrite 180
88% 394 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 96.3
4K Mixed 57
189% 65.4 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 243
219% 331 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 107%
Great: 126%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 188 191 191 191 192 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 142
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 190
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 103%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$145
4TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 164 162 162 165 165 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
71.5% Very good
Read 84.8
Write 136
Mixed 68
SusWrite 163
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 0.7
224% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C15 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
MC Read 34.5
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 32.8
86% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.8
SC Write 22.2
SC Mixed 34.4
78% 27.5 GB/s
Latency 79.6
50% 79.6 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 102%

 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 16,781 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $574
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