MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics81.6% 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 Drive34.5% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory58.5 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 03 '20 at 02:24
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%
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 PC Performing below expectations (25th 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 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
67.7% Good
Memory 72.7
1-Core 86.7
2-Core 185
66% 115 Pts
4-Core 336
8-Core 618
60% 477 Pts
64-Core 839
56% 839 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$338
EVGA(3842 2067) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81.6% Excellent
Lighting 103
Reflection 101
Parallax 99.6
83% 101 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 94.2
Splatting 87.6
80% 102 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS900 240GB-$28
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS900812
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 171 152 131 71 23 MB/s
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
34.5% Below average
Read 107
Write 214
Mixed 30.7
SusWrite 106
26% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 49.5
4K Mixed 23.5
59% 24.8 MB/s
DQ Read 72.5
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 190
119% 130 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 93%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$57
80GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 424 315 316 316 315 310 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 469
Mixed 448
SusWrite 333
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 85.9
4K Mixed 47.9
162% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 371
280% 375 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 107%
Great: 131%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$52
1TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 188 194 198 199 200 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 138
Write 134
Mixed 68.1
SusWrite 193
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 2.1
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
110% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 95%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW64GX4M4C3200C16 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
74.5% Very good
MC Read 28.4
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 25.3
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 24.5
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 95.2
42% 95.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 136%

 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 22,202 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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