MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 90.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics100% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive116% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210203
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateApr 15 '21 at 00:33
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$236
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Memory 85.2
1-Core 135
2-Core 269
92% 163 Pts
4-Core 516
8-Core 804
84% 660 Pts
64-Core 1,085
73% 1,085 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
100% Outstanding
Lighting 129
Reflection 106
Parallax 123
104% 119 fps
MRender 170
Gravity 110
Splatting 97.4
96% 126 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP300 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$50
148GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FM11.7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 457 201 207 198 204 205 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 533
Write 618
Mixed 633
SusWrite 246
114% 507 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 49.3
167% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 697
DQ Write 559
DQ Mixed 375
350% 544 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 116%
Great: 149%
WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB
242GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 469 483 488 489 488 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 410
Write 462
Mixed 365
SusWrite 482
97% 430 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 54.8
181% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 240
211% 317 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 118%
Great: 119%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
89.4% Excellent
MC Read 35.7
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 36.1
91% 31.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.7
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 34.4
80% 28 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 117%

 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 25,858 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $702
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