MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 146%
UFO
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 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 75.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics201% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory8.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190617
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 23 '21 at 21:25
Run Duration213 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%
Watch Gameplay: 3080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 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 2700X-$310
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
75.4% Very good
Memory 77.5
1-Core 99.7
2-Core 224
76% 134 Pts
4-Core 393
8-Core 717
69% 555 Pts
64-Core 1,156
78% 1,156 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Nvidia(10DE 1467) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
201% Outstanding
Lighting 262
Reflection 234
Parallax 260
212% 252 fps
MRender 296
Gravity 222
Splatting 163
188% 227 fps
Poor: 139%
This bench: 201%
Great: 229%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 6,624
Write 5,179
Mixed 5,595
1,290% 5,800 MB/s
4K Read 368
4K Write 206
4K Mixed 244
979% 273 MB/s
DQ Read 1,101
DQ Write 717
DQ Mixed 829
640% 883 MB/s
Poor: 73% Great: 122%
WD WD4005FZBX-00K5WB0 4TB
514GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 109 121 110 122 111 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
Read 216
Write 216
Mixed 104
SusWrite 116
120% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 7.3
4K Mixed 1.7
403% 3.63 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 137%
WD My Passport 0820 2TB
1.5TB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 39 39 40 40 39 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
19.5% Very poor
Read 39
Write 37
Mixed 29.8
SusWrite 39
49% 36.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
87% 1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 19.5%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
94.9% Outstanding
MC Read 39.6
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 32.2
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 31
SC Mixed 27.7
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 85.2
47% 85.2 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 103%

 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" 1280 720 GSM5B73 24GL600F
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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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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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