MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 90.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics75% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C91
MotherboardMSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201114
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 02 '21 at 11:51
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%
Watch Gameplay: 2060S + 3700X How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT-$783
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Memory 83.5
1-Core 133
2-Core 271
91% 163 Pts
4-Core 526
8-Core 986
94% 756 Pts
64-Core 1,904
128% 1,904 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 465.89
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75% Very good
Lighting 110
Reflection 154
Parallax 111
89% 125 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 54.9
Splatting 93.4
58% 105 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 75%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
261GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 105 108 108 122 125 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
65.6% Good
Read 121
Write 102
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 107
72% 98.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.2
226% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 108%
Amd-raid WDC WDS120G2G0A- 120GB
90GB free
Firmware: UE510000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 38 41 45 46 39 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 24% Great: 152%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown R009D408GX2-3200C16A 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 46.1
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 37.6
118% 41.3 GB/s
SC Read 26.2
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 35.2
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 111%
Great: 111%

 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 23,653 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 139%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $1,180
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