MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics33.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive64% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C91
MotherboardMSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200929
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 23 '21 at 04:31
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT-$325
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Memory 87.6
1-Core 149
2-Core 297
99% 178 Pts
4-Core 569
8-Core 1,085
102% 827 Pts
64-Core 1,547
104% 1,547 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$200
CLim: 985 MHz, MLim: 1450 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing below potential (55th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
33.7% Below average
Lighting 41.6
Reflection 45.5
Parallax 54.4
34% 47.2 fps
MRender 45.7
Gravity 41.4
Splatting 31.4
34% 39.5 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 33.7%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$199
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT07B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 79 58 50 50 44 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
64% Good
Read 344
Write 87.9
Mixed 126
SusWrite 67.2
34% 156 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 80.9
4K Mixed 25.7
120% 45.2 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 111
DQ Mixed 58.9
89% 175 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 64%
Great: 84%
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$116
293GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 696 100 103 106 100 103 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
191% Outstanding
Read 1,401
Write 1,541
Mixed 1,078
SusWrite 201
236% 1,055 MB/s
4K Read 60.1
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 82.3
287% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 631
DQ Write 883
DQ Mixed 270
340% 595 MB/s
Poor: 129%
This bench: 191%
Great: 258%
WD Blue 320GB (2010)-$40
298GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 97 106 107 107 106 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
60.8% Good
Read 108
Write 102
Mixed 72.3
SusWrite 104
71% 96.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 60.8%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
86.6% Excellent
MC Read 33
MC Write 23.7
MC Mixed 34.4
87% 30.4 GB/s
SC Read 27.4
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 36.3
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 112%

 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 18,281 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $1,195
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