MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics103% 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 Drive156% 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)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 22 '21 at 22:47
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$279
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Memory 80.2
1-Core 138
2-Core 274
92% 164 Pts
4-Core 497
8-Core 835
84% 666 Pts
64-Core 1,098
74% 1,098 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$400
Sapphire(1DA2 E37F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1712 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.3.2
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 124
Reflection 115
Parallax 195
100% 145 fps
MRender 96.9
Gravity 138
Splatting 79.5
106% 105 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 103%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 239 412 454 80 7 158 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
156% Outstanding
Read 735
Write 840
Mixed 510
SusWrite 225
129% 577 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 63.1
212% 82.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,230
DQ Write 891
DQ Mixed 306
433% 809 MB/s
Poor: 125%
This bench: 156%
Great: 253%
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$268
444GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 483 133 105 102 101 92 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 483
Mixed 428
SusWrite 169
88% 395 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 94.9
4K Mixed 55.9
187% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 248
220% 331 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 105%
Great: 126%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 113 114 115 115 116 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 171
Write 133
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 114
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$170
4TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 155 166 168 167 166 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 95.5
Write 134
Mixed 70
SusWrite 163
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 0.7
245% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C15 2x8GB-$97
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
84% Excellent
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 32.8
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 26.3
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 34
78% 27.5 GB/s
Latency 80.2
50% 80.2 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 84%
Great: 103%

 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 27,039 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 - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $622
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