MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 79.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics104% 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 Drive258% 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)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210203
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 04 '21 at 20:38
Run Duration252 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%
Watch Gameplay: 5700-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$183
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
79.7% Very good
Memory 77.7
1-Core 113
2-Core 224
79% 138 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 699
72% 569 Pts
64-Core 947
64% 947 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
MSI(1462 3810) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
104% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 146
Parallax 196
102% 156 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 136
Splatting 97.8
107% 117 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 104%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB (2018)-$165
650GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 101200RL Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1604 1400 1403 1406 1413 1408 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
258% Outstanding
Read 1,883
Write 2,157
Mixed 1,784
SusWrite 1,439
410% 1,815 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 58.8
203% 72.5 MB/s
DQ Read 944
DQ Write 496
DQ Mixed 752
550% 731 MB/s
Poor: 183%
This bench: 258%
Great: 332%
Vaseky V880 500G 500GB
121GB free
Firmware: 02000006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 432 444 436 181 127 64 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Read 370
Write 392
Mixed 324
SusWrite 281
77% 342 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 70.6
4K Mixed 29.5
116% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 182
171% 262 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 87%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$75
1.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 127 129 129 129 129 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
71.2% Very good
Read 120
Write 113
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 128
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
185% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 89%
General UDisk 2TB
2TB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 9.6 5.4 7.4 8.8 5.4 11 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
9.16% Terrible
Read 33.4
Write 20.6
Mixed 9.2
SusWrite 7.9
21% 17.8 MB/s
4K Read 11
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 1
75% 4 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 9.16%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$89
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 32.9
MC Mixed 29.2
92% 32.1 GB/s
SC Read 23.9
SC Write 32.1
SC Mixed 26.3
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 84.9
47% 84.9 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 88%

 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 26,990 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: 66% - Good Total price: $698
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