MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 86.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics52.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive162% 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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C91
MotherboardMSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200903
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateJun 02 '21 at 17:19
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 34%
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 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X-$380
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Memory 69.2
1-Core 145
2-Core 290
91% 168 Pts
4-Core 554
8-Core 933
94% 743 Pts
64-Core 1,229
82% 1,229 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
52.7% Above average
Lighting 65.3
Reflection 67.6
Parallax 37.5
53% 56.8 fps
MRender 62.6
Gravity 65.7
Splatting 62
53% 63.4 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2018)
200GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 101200RL Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 902 432 430 363 392 382 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Read 879
Write 1,216
Mixed 987
SusWrite 484
201% 891 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 47.3
159% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 1,213
DQ Write 970
DQ Mixed 1,055
800% 1,079 MB/s
Poor: 162%
This bench: 162%
Great: 281%
Sandisk PLUS 240 GB 240GB
19GB free
Firmware: UF3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 90 34 27 43 39 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
33.6% Below average
Read 356
Write 135
Mixed 162
SusWrite 52.8
39% 176 MB/s
4K Read 10.7
4K Write 17.5
4K Mixed 9.9
38% 12.7 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 82.2
DQ Mixed 40.7
47% 80.8 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 57%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$73
111GB free
Firmware: 583ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 93 100 91 89 89 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
50.1% Above average
Read 296
Write 102
Mixed 152
SusWrite 94.1
36% 161 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 65
4K Mixed 23.7
92% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 77.3
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 99.8
75% 99.3 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 72%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$23
256GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 124 127 118 125 123 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
70.1% Very good
Read 121
Write 112
Mixed 58
SusWrite 123
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
123% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 78%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$29
528GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 136 137 138 139 139 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
74.1% Very good
Read 125
Write 101
Mixed 73.9
SusWrite 133
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 112%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 125 122 126 126 126 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
58.2% Above average
Read 78.2
Write 127
Mixed 88.9
SusWrite 124
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.7
185% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C20 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
59.9% Above average
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 23.6
62% 21.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 14.7
SC Mixed 19.9
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 59.9%
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 20,142 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 146%
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Desktop
Desktop 102%
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Workstation
Workstation 137%
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Motherboard: MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91) - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,196
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