MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 78.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics64.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive96.1% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory23.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateNov 26 '20 at 21:15
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$180
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Memory 86.7
1-Core 110
2-Core 207
79% 135 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 663
65% 521 Pts
64-Core 858
58% 858 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Gigabyte(1458 367C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
64.7% Good
Lighting 83.8
Reflection 87.9
Parallax 79.3
68% 83.7 fps
MRender 69.4
Gravity 77
Splatting 69.7
61% 72 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 67%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$53
340GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKK1B3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 417 449 456 459 449 457 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Read 396
Write 444
Mixed 358
SusWrite 448
93% 411 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 76.3
4K Mixed 35.4
131% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 169
161% 247 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 104%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$66
72GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 127 133 131 133 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 432
Write 153
Mixed 191
SusWrite 132
50% 227 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 71.3
4K Mixed 35.6
130% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 151
DQ Mixed 129
109% 161 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 74%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$103
716GB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 106 103 105 104 107 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 106
Write 101
Mixed 70.7
SusWrite 105
70% 95.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.8
135% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 77%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$52
803GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 168 165 173 175 173 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
Read 125
Write 140
Mixed 72.4
SusWrite 168
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.1
79% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BL8G32C16U4RL.M8FE 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 42.5
MC Write 37.5
MC Mixed 38.3
113% 39.4 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 40.8
SC Mixed 31.7
94% 33 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 109%
Great: 115%

 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 22,052 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: $655
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