MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 72.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics34.2% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive34.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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 (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory19.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210422
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 21 '21 at 10:39
Run Duration230 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 35%
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 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-$187
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
72.4% Very good
Memory 90.5
1-Core 94.1
2-Core 160
71% 115 Pts
4-Core 294
8-Core 558
53% 426 Pts
64-Core 796
53% 796 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
34.2% Below average
Lighting 43.7
Reflection 41.2
Parallax 0.2
35% 28.4 fps
MRender 36.5
Gravity 41.8
Splatting 27.7
33% 35.3 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS240G2G0B-00EPW0 240GB
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UJ450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 42 1.4 10 3.1 4 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
34.4% Below average
Read 396
Write 200
Mixed 251
SusWrite 34.4
49% 220 MB/s
4K Read 12.9
4K Write 15.3
4K Mixed 14.3
46% 14.2 MB/s
DQ Read 53.3
DQ Write 36.3
DQ Mixed 29.3
26% 39.6 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 34.4%
Great: 55%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
938GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 161 166 174 172 173 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Read 146
Write 149
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 168
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 115%
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)
88% Excellent
MC Read 36.6
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 32.5
93% 32.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 22.9
60% 20.9 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 88%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 76: 10R 6G 8B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
76% 26% 92 167 130 165 34.1" 3440 1440 SAM711A LC34G55T
History: Score 23: 2R 3G 4B | Score 76: 10R 6G 8B
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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: $694
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