MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 81.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics102% 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 Drive193% 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)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 16 '20 at 17:02
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$139
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Memory 78.6
1-Core 115
2-Core 229
80% 141 Pts
4-Core 450
8-Core 728
75% 589 Pts
64-Core 961
64% 961 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$421
Gigabyte(1458 4011) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
102% Outstanding
Lighting 366
Reflection 307
Parallax 385
96% 352 fps
MRender 369
Gravity 344
Splatting 218
103% 310 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 102%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
99GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 890 422 257 231 226 227 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
193% Outstanding
Read 1566
Write 1,596
Mixed 1,265
SusWrite 376
269% 1,201 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 67.7
232% 83.8 MB/s
DQ Read 957
DQ Write 620
DQ Mixed 829
608% 802 MB/s
Poor: 147%
This bench: 193%
Great: 235%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 237GB
91GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 176 183 176 177 177 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Read 434
Write 287
Mixed 321
SusWrite 186
69% 307 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 86.2
4K Mixed 23.8
118% 45.9 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 132
136% 213 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 99%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$33
348GB free
Firmware: CC38
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 116 117 118 118 119 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
67.2% Good
Read 117
Write 112
Mixed 67.2
SusWrite 117
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1
176% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
MC Read 34
MC Write 33.7
MC Mixed 29.1
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 27.6
81% 28.3 GB/s
Latency 83.3
48% 83.3 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 90%

 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 15,179 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $570
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