MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics73.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191129
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateOct 15 '20 at 17:21
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
Watch Gameplay: Vega-56 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Memory 73
1-Core 109
2-Core 217
76% 133 Pts
4-Core 433
8-Core 689
71% 561 Pts
64-Core 908
61% 908 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$436
CLim: 1622 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.9.1
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
73.2% Very good
Lighting 92.3
Reflection 83.2
Parallax 145
76% 107 fps
MRender 85.5
Gravity 99
Splatting 119
54% 101 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 495
Write 270
Mixed 389
85% 385 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 86.2
4K Mixed 52.7
174% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 357
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 71% Great: 125%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$52
632GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 165 177 183 183 183 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 166
Mixed 22.3
SusWrite 177
102% 141 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
157% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GX-D4-3200-MR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
78.4% Very good
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 26.4
81% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 28.2
SC Mixed 22.2
67% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 94.7
42% 94.7 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 7,951 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $676
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