MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 82%
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 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 83.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics80.4% 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 Drive85.3% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C91
MotherboardMSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210408
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 03:39
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: Vega-56 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 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 9 3900X-$420
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Memory 79.7
1-Core 116
2-Core 232
81% 143 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 913
85% 690 Pts
64-Core 1,958
131% 1,958 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 83.5%
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
80.4% Excellent
Lighting 93.9
Reflection 109
Parallax 148
76% 117 fps
MRender 92.3
Gravity 109
Splatting 76.3
86% 92.5 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SM2280S3G2120G 120GB
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 158 162 162 164 166 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 514
Write 197
Mixed 234
SusWrite 160
61% 276 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 37
144% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 131
128% 206 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 88%
Kingston SA400S37960G 960GB
518GB free
Firmware: SBFK61F1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 435 436 448 471 474 463 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 243
Write 110
Mixed 121
SusWrite 454
52% 232 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 51.5
4K Mixed 32.7
109% 36.9 MB/s
DQ Read 94.1
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 202
134% 157 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 103%
Kingston SA400S37960G 960GB
427GB free
Firmware: SBFK61F1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 466 464 448 333 100 104 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 465
Mixed 373
SusWrite 319
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 83.6
4K Mixed 43.3
159% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 359
DQ Mixed 232
204% 302 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 103%
Great: 103%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$73
11GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 99 84 99 93 82 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
65.1% Good
Read 263
Write 126
Mixed 173
SusWrite 92.1
36% 164 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 39.6
143% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 93.3
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 98
76% 104 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 72%
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$45
222GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 118 95 90 90 90 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.5% Excellent
Read 505
Write 471
Mixed 369
SusWrite 147
83% 373 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 83.3
4K Mixed 40
141% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 192
175% 267 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 86.5%
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 (95th percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 43.6
MC Write 40.5
MC Mixed 40.8
119% 41.6 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 36.4
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 81
49% 81 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 111%
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 20,411 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 146%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,196
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