MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 83.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics78.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive101% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 06:08
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Memory 79.4
1-Core 129
2-Core 252
86% 153 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 825
81% 647 Pts
64-Core 1,035
69% 1,035 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Lighting 102
Reflection 98.9
Parallax 90.3
82% 97 fps
MRender 99
Gravity 91.9
Splatting 77.8
75% 89.6 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 81%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S31024G 1TB
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6107000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 309 363 243 206 172 153 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 444
Write 452
Mixed 356
SusWrite 241
84% 373 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 50.7
176% 63.5 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 204
185% 284 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 101%
Great: 120%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$102
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
MC Read 34
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 32.7
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 32.5
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 81.7
49% 81.7 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 83.3%
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 26,133 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $700
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