MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics81.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime21 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 13:12
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
79.8% Very good
Memory 78.2
1-Core 112
2-Core 224
79% 138 Pts
4-Core 437
8-Core 751
75% 594 Pts
64-Core 956
64% 956 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.47
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81.1% Excellent
Lighting 100
Reflection 113
Parallax 102
81% 105 fps
MRender 93.2
Gravity 102
Splatting 102
81% 98.8 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$109
77GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,365
Write 1,470
Mixed 1,251
374% 1,695 MB/s
4K Read 57.2
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 72.2
240% 81.5 MB/s
DQ Read 871
DQ Write 572
DQ Mixed 795
573% 746 MB/s
Poor: 154% Great: 280%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$90
335GB free
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 194 83 82 81 82 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 486
Mixed 422
SusWrite 166
88% 395 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 96.7
4K Mixed 47.7
164% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 370
278% 371 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 120%
PNY CS900 240GB-$28
69GB free
Firmware: CS900612
SusWrite @10s intervals: 366 47 114 66 68 67 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 468
Write 365
Mixed 328
SusWrite 121
71% 320 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 79.2
4K Mixed 32
131% 47.7 MB/s
DQ Read 194
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 169
155% 232 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 95%
Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB-$97
2TB free
Firmware: 1AQ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 121 121 122 121 122 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 113
Write 40.7
Mixed 58.9
SusWrite 121
61% 83.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
182% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 41.8
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 33.3
108% 37.8 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 28.7
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 83.9
48% 83.9 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 103%
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 28,178 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: $684
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