MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics80.2% 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 Drive130% 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)
Memory14.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 21:05
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$273
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.25 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Memory 89.1
1-Core 137
2-Core 274
94% 167 Pts
4-Core 549
8-Core 825
88% 687 Pts
64-Core 817
55% 817 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2295 MHz, MLim: 3800 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Lighting 99.1
Reflection 92.3
Parallax 84.8
81% 92.1 fps
MRender 126
Gravity 81.5
Splatting 77.6
71% 95 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$44
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 326 309 303 301 297 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 522
Write 499
Mixed 468
SusWrite 314
101% 450 MB/s
4K Read 51.2
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 68.9
235% 83.6 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 370
279% 373 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 130%
Great: 129%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$27
209GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 139 142 142 133 138 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Read 151
Write 123
Mixed 82.5
SusWrite 139
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
186% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3333 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3333 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
MC Read 43
MC Write 25.1
MC Mixed 39.3
102% 35.8 GB/s
SC Read 26.9
SC Write 25.2
SC Mixed 36.5
84% 29.5 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 113%

 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 19,137 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $621
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