MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics114% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory6.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191129
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 17 '21 at 20:28
Run Duration195 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 15%
Watch Gameplay: 5700-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
79% Very good
Memory 74.1
1-Core 118
2-Core 231
79% 141 Pts
4-Core 451
8-Core 699
74% 575 Pts
64-Core 834
56% 834 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 79%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.5.2
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 140
Reflection 142
Parallax 212
113% 165 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 146
Splatting 96.6
114% 120 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,869
Write 785
Mixed 405
221% 1,020 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 97.1
4K Mixed 44.2
164% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 700
DQ Write 488
DQ Mixed 617
454% 602 MB/s
Poor: 142% Great: 233%
Adata XPG SX900 128GB-$103
20GB free
Firmware: 5.8.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 104 106 101 104 103 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
50.4% Above average
Read 429
Write 119
Mixed 143
SusWrite 104
43% 198 MB/s
4K Read 29
4K Write 16.8
4K Mixed 19.7
78% 21.8 MB/s
DQ Read 97.9
DQ Write 46.5
DQ Mixed 57.1
46% 67.2 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 83%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$137
35GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 442 383 240 143 136 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 472
Mixed 431
SusWrite 300
96% 425 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 88.9
4K Mixed 55.8
182% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 364
274% 366 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 111%
Great: 135%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
947GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 87 87 89 90 90 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
54.1% Above average
Read 100
Write 104
Mixed 93
SusWrite 88.2
72% 96.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 68%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$23
396GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 135 135 136 136 135 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 132
Write 127
Mixed 65.2
SusWrite 135
84% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x8GB-$96
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
MC Read 32.7
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 29.2
86% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 23.1
63% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 92.2
43% 92.2 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 12 10 144 24.5" 1280 720 AOC2590 2590G4
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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 77%
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Workstation
Workstation 43%
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Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $713
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