MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics71.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive322% 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.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C91
MotherboardMSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)  (all builds)
Memory27.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201029
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 16:54
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X-$797
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Memory 92.5
1-Core 156
2-Core 310
104% 186 Pts
4-Core 534
8-Core 1,110
101% 822 Pts
64-Core 2,236
150% 2,236 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
PNY(196E 1511) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
71.5% Very good
Lighting 89.2
Reflection 102
Parallax 90.4
72% 93.8 fps
MRender 90.1
Gravity 87.3
Splatting 75.7
71% 84.4 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
804GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1313 1361 1360 1340 1312 1346 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
322% Outstanding
Read 2,385
Write 1,401
Mixed 1,511
SusWrite 1,339
370% 1,659 MB/s
4K Read 65.5
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 91.8
300% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,276
DQ Write 1,029
DQ Mixed 1,226
898% 1,177 MB/s
Poor: 245%
This bench: 322%
Great: 377%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$32
485GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 150 151 150 152 152 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 159
Mixed 99.8
SusWrite 150
108% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.2
239% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 95%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 47
MC Write 39.2
MC Mixed 35
115% 40.4 GB/s
SC Read 28.8
SC Write 25.5
SC Mixed 34.5
85% 29.6 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 110%
Great: 125%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91) Builds (Compare 9,496 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 137%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91) - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,230
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