MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics177% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory17.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime18.5 Days
Run DateJun 02 '21 at 18:15
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
Watch Gameplay: 2080-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$310
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Memory 71.2
1-Core 113
2-Core 219
76% 134 Pts
4-Core 421
8-Core 671
69% 546 Pts
64-Core 1,135
76% 1,135 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,299
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (56th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
177% Outstanding
Lighting 207
Reflection 168
Parallax 257
168% 211 fps
MRender 267
Gravity 227
Splatting 169
188% 221 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 177%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD 240GB
1GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.2
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 448
Write 200
Mixed 338
72% 329 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 73.3
4K Mixed 36.5
136% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 23.6
66% 144 MB/s
Poor: 39% Great: 94%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 69 84 91 97 91 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
53.7% Above average
Read 106
Write 93
Mixed 66.4
SusWrite 81.2
64% 86.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
182% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 108%
PNY USB 2.0 FD 8GB
8GB free, PID 007a
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.8 4.9 4.8 4.9 4.5 4.9 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
6.42% Terrible
Read 25.2
Write 3.7
Mixed 5.7
SusWrite 4.8
10% 9.85 MB/s
4K Read 7.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
27% 2.43 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.42%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
62.8% Good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 24
65% 22.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 17.9
49% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 98.7
40% 98.7 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 62.8%
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 28,004 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: 67% - Good Total price: $664
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11400F $260Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11600K $270Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Intel Core i7-10700K $320Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback