MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 81.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics129% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive109% 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.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180803
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 10 '20 at 10:22
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%
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 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$174
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Memory 83.4
1-Core 114
2-Core 221
80% 139 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 655
70% 542 Pts
64-Core 910
61% 910 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti-$400
Gigabyte(1458 405E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.79
Performing below potential (47th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
129% Outstanding
Lighting 178
Reflection 158
Parallax 152
144% 163 fps
MRender 176
Gravity 131
Splatting 114
111% 140 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 129%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$100
258GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 424 426 442 447 451 433 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 447
Mixed 412
SusWrite 437
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 77.7
4K Mixed 45.9
153% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 219
192% 288 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 109%
Great: 126%
Patriot P200 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: H190625
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 457 467 467 465 462 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 441
Write 272
Mixed 336
SusWrite 461
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 57
4K Mixed 41.7
134% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 127
105% 153 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 108%
WD Green 1.5TB (2011)-$107
17GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 42 42 41 42 42 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
24.4% Poor
Read 43.2
Write 41.5
Mixed 30
SusWrite 41.4
29% 39 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 24.4%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TL48G30S8KSRGB15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 32.8
97% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 26.6
SC Mixed 26
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 74.4
54% 74.4 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $684
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