MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics129% 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 Drive272% 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-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180921
Uptime4.7 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 00:29
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 1700-$320
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
67.1% Good
Memory 68.2
1-Core 94.5
2-Core 185
67% 116 Pts
4-Core 355
8-Core 531
57% 443 Pts
64-Core 538
36% 538 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
129% Outstanding
Lighting 467
Reflection 422
Parallax 526
123% 472 fps
MRender 412
Gravity 450
Splatting 240
130% 367 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 129%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$179
550GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1053 892 1330 1321 1299 1357 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
272% Outstanding
Read 2,494
Write 2,133
Mixed 1,741
SusWrite 1,209
424% 1,894 MB/s
4K Read 56.9
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 71.6
231% 76.5 MB/s
DQ Read 756
DQ Write 440
DQ Mixed 654
472% 617 MB/s
Poor: 248%
This bench: 272%
Great: 374%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$68
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 180 183 184 182 185 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 160
Mixed 85
SusWrite 182
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 106%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
76.3% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 26
79% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 23.3
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 106
38% 106 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 109%

 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 15,115 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: 81% - Excellent Total price: $570
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