MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics99.8% 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 Drive24.8% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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.
Very high background CPU (52%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 21 '20 at 03:32
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 52%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (15th 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-$182
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
56.3% Above average
Memory 44.6
1-Core 90.7
2-Core 217
62% 117 Pts
4-Core 380
8-Core 446
55% 413 Pts
64-Core 435
29% 435 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 56.3%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
EVGA(3842 6582) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
99.8% Outstanding
Lighting 123
Reflection 134
Parallax 128
99% 128 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 126
Splatting 103
100% 115 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 1TB
585GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 146 175 182 138 154 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
24.8% Poor
Read 164
Write 175
Mixed 124
SusWrite 165
36% 157 MB/s
4K Read 8.9
4K Write 7.7
4K Mixed 7.1
27% 7.9 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 24.8%
Great: 99%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
488GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 145 148 148 139 151 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Read 152
Write 124
Mixed 82.8
SusWrite 146
93% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.1
199% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 110%
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 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
53.9% Above average
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 19.1
MC Mixed 23.2
62% 21.6 GB/s
SC Read 6.3
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 10.7
22% 7.7 GB/s
Latency 182
22% 182 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 53.9%
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 22,158 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $657
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