MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics100% 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.
Boot Drive25% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory25.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateJul 16 '21 at 14:37
Run Duration283 Seconds
Run User ARE-User
Background CPU 100%
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 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 5 3600-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
71% Very good
Memory 76.8
1-Core 124
2-Core 198
78% 133 Pts
4-Core 351
8-Core 605
60% 478 Pts
64-Core 1,007
68% 1,007 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 71%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.9.1
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
100% Outstanding
Lighting 123
Reflection 3.6
Parallax 221
99% 116 fps
MRender 116
Gravity 128
Splatting 94.6
102% 113 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 100%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU650 240GB-$70
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V8X01c62
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.7 34 4.8 5.2 28 10 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
25% Poor
Read 390
Write 88.4
Mixed 78.4
SusWrite 14.6
31% 143 MB/s
4K Read 20.4
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.5
32% 7.1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 25%
Great: 98%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$250
1.5TB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2263 2355 2373 1864 1442 1496 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
333% Outstanding
Read 2,372
Write 2,210
Mixed 1,801
SusWrite 1,966
470% 2,087 MB/s
4K Read 49.3
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 63.3
205% 68.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,306
DQ Write 1,123
DQ Mixed 1,258
931% 1,229 MB/s
Poor: 241%
This bench: 333%
Great: 392%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$70
369GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 78 79 79 77 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
54.2% Above average
Read 110
Write 94.6
Mixed 70.9
SusWrite 78.2
65% 88.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
187% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 86%
Seagate Expansion 2TB
16GB free
Firmware: 9300
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 59 60 62 61 61 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
26.5% Poor
Read 31.2
Write 53.3
Mixed 48
SusWrite 60.1
36% 48.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1
192% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 26.5%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$158
5.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 156 173 174 179 177 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Read 151
Write 150
Mixed 72
SusWrite 168
99% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.8
262% 2.63 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 92%
WD My Passport 259D 2TB
96GB free, PID 259d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 65 66 66 65 65 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
27.8% Poor
Read 55.1
Write 64.8
Mixed 41.6
SusWrite 65
78% 56.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
90% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 27.8%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$330
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
MC Read 35.8
MC Write 23.4
MC Mixed 36
91% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 21.2
SC Mixed 26.3
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 86.7
46% 86.7 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 28: 4R 1G 5B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
28% 22% 45 325 257 60 84.6" 1280 720 SAM7017 SAMSUNG
Typical B450 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 29,515 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: 67% - Good Total price: $699
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HDDRAMUSB
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