MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics61.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive81.7% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory2.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 00:14
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$225
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Memory 77.7
1-Core 104
2-Core 193
73% 125 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 649
66% 523 Pts
64-Core 798
54% 798 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
61.4% Good
Lighting 77.1
Reflection 78
Parallax 71.9
62% 75.7 fps
MRender 67.5
Gravity 76.1
Splatting 71.4
60% 71.7 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP300 NVMe PCIe M.2 120GB-$75
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FM11.7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 149 119 110 96 98 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Read 788
Write 421
Mixed 537
SusWrite 126
104% 468 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 56.3
4K Mixed 29.1
108% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 158
131% 192 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 167 189 189 190 191 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 134
Mixed 84.6
SusWrite 185
106% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (49th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
80% Very good
MC Read 30.8
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 27
82% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 27.8
SC Mixed 23
68% 24 GB/s
Latency 84.9
47% 84.9 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 80%
Great: 110%

 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 30,141 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 - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $770
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