MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (12th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 88 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics89.8% 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 Drive84.7% 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.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180803
Uptime8 Days
Run DateFeb 01 '21 at 21:51
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 36%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (12th 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-$183
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
67.3% Good
Memory 78.3
1-Core 94.6
2-Core 162
67% 112 Pts
4-Core 304
8-Core 544
53% 424 Pts
64-Core 675
45% 675 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 67.3%
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: 461.09
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
89.8% Excellent
Lighting 127
Reflection 141
Parallax 97.8
103% 122 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 81.9
Splatting 43.8
75% 93.6 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$100
221GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 388 407 436 435 436 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 427
Write 388
Mixed 365
SusWrite 416
90% 399 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 53.3
4K Mixed 34.6
106% 36.7 MB/s
DQ Read 225
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 294
193% 228 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 125%
Patriot P200 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: H190625
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.7 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.9 0.9 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
39.4% Below average
Read 428
Write 1.5
Mixed 1.8
SusWrite 0.8
22% 108 MB/s
4K Read 52.9
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 2
83% 18.6 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 108%
WD Green 1.5TB (2011)-$95
46GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 46 46 46 46 47 47 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
28% Poor
Read 50.7
Write 46.3
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 46.3
32% 42.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 28%
Great: 66%
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 below expectations (36th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 29.8
87% 30.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 19.2
52% 18.1 GB/s
Latency 83.8
48% 83.8 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 104%

 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 26,792 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $699
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HDDRAMUSB
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