MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 88.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics80.5% 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 Drive86.3% 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-7C91
MotherboardMSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210408
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 13 '21 at 00:39
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X-$420
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Memory 82.8
1-Core 145
2-Core 291
96% 173 Pts
4-Core 501
8-Core 1,100
97% 801 Pts
64-Core 2,216
149% 2,216 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$436
CLim: 1602 MHz, MLim: 816 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.5% Excellent
Lighting 94.3
Reflection 110
Parallax 148
76% 117 fps
MRender 91.7
Gravity 109
Splatting 76.3
86% 92.3 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SM2280S3G2120G 120GB
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 162 163 157 155 163 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 512
Write 199
Mixed 234
SusWrite 159
61% 276 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 99
4K Mixed 37.4
147% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 124
126% 208 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 88%
Kingston SA400S37960G 960GB
518GB free
Firmware: SBFK61F1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 433 441 452 473 472 476 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 285
Write 107
Mixed 91
SusWrite 458
53% 235 MB/s
4K Read 19.6
4K Write 20.7
4K Mixed 11.8
56% 17.4 MB/s
DQ Read 14.1
DQ Write 15.7
DQ Mixed 15
11% 14.9 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 103%
Kingston SA400S37960G 960GB
427GB free
Firmware: SBFK61F1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 438 455 472 468 472 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
56.2% Above average
Read 262
Write 106
Mixed 90.3
SusWrite 455
51% 228 MB/s
4K Read 19.6
4K Write 21.3
4K Mixed 12.9
58% 17.9 MB/s
DQ Read 15.2
DQ Write 16.9
DQ Mixed 16.1
12% 16.1 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 103%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$73
11GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 61 54 51 61 41 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
55% Above average
Read 203
Write 117
Mixed 159
SusWrite 57.2
30% 134 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 31.9
127% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 81.8
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 91.4
72% 99.2 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 55%
Great: 72%
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$45
222GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 360 138 98 91 89 88 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 503
Write 472
Mixed 206
SusWrite 144
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 69.2
4K Mixed 37.6
131% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 170
137% 198 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 79%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 43.9
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 39.8
117% 41 GB/s
SC Read 27.3
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 36.7
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 110%
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 20,115 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 146%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 137%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91) - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,192
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