MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
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 80.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics24.5% 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 Drive249% 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.
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-7C91
MotherboardMSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210115
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 29 '21 at 13:26
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 23%

 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 3600-$215
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Memory 80.7
1-Core 129
2-Core 251
87% 154 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 767
75% 599 Pts
64-Core 912
61% 912 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6700-XT-$480
Gigabyte(1458 2331) ≥ 4GB; Gigabyte Radeon™ RX 6700 XT EAGLE 12G
Ram: 12GB, Driver: 21.3.1
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
24.5% Poor
Lighting 29.3
Reflection 26.5
Parallax 62.7
24% 39.5 fps
MRender 48.1
Gravity 28.5
Splatting 33.8
26% 36.8 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 24.5%
Great: 125%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M8500G 500GB
243GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1707 1711 1300 1082 734 531 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
249% Outstanding
Read 1,441
Write 1,441
Mixed 1,142
SusWrite 1,177
293% 1,300 MB/s
4K Read 51.3
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 77.8
261% 95.5 MB/s
DQ Read 757
DQ Write 972
DQ Mixed 348
407% 693 MB/s
Poor: 122%
This bench: 249%
Great: 277%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$53
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 177 191 190 198 198 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Read 140
Write 75.3
Mixed 71
SusWrite 187
87% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.7
149% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 107%
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 (42nd percentile)
83.9% Excellent
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 33.6
87% 30.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 21.2
SC Mixed 30.5
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 79.3
50% 79.3 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 110%

 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 18,418 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $1,188
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11400F $220Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i5-11600K $259Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-11700K $380Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $94SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback