MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 81.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics80.4% 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 Drive85.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191129
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 20 '20 at 17:55
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%
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 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$180
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Memory 80.2
1-Core 112
2-Core 222
79% 138 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 678
72% 561 Pts
64-Core 902
60% 902 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (66th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.4% Excellent
Lighting 306
Reflection 299
Parallax 342
80% 316 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 295
Splatting 0.1
81% 168 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB-$50
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41110WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 155 178 184 180 137 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Read 402
Write 420
Mixed 278
SusWrite 168
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 74
4K Mixed 42
144% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 282
DQ Mixed 220
191% 285 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 101%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
383GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 138 138 138 137 138 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 157
Write 112
Mixed 71.3
SusWrite 137
87% 119 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
225% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 108%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 32GB
27GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.5 6.1 8 7.7 6.9 7.2 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
14.9% Very poor
Read 33.5
Write 7.5
Mixed 6.7
SusWrite 7
14% 13.7 MB/s
4K Read 4.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 3.1
205% 3.47 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
MC Read 39.6
MC Write 35.2
MC Mixed 32.8
102% 35.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 36
SC Mixed 26.2
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 80.2
50% 80.2 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $689
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