MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics97.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive314% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20220118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 14 '22 at 22:24
Run Duration219 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X-$296
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Memory 82.2
1-Core 167
2-Core 335
106% 195 Pts
4-Core 621
8-Core 1,154
110% 888 Pts
64-Core 1,711
115% 1,711 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-$330
EVGA(3842 3656) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 511.65
Performing below potential (46th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97.2% Outstanding
Lighting 130
Reflection 116
Parallax 123
105% 123 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 104
Splatting 89.7
88% 112 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$71
292GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1008 821 818 813 794 792 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
314% Outstanding
Read 2,707
Write 2,499
Mixed 1,869
SusWrite 841
442% 1,979 MB/s
4K Read 71.2
4K Write 182
4K Mixed 98.2
330% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 1,302
DQ Write 1,033
DQ Mixed 1,151
866% 1,162 MB/s
Poor: 216%
This bench: 314%
Great: 347%
Samsung 870 EVO 1TB-$110
306GB free
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 452 493 495 496 496 494 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
138% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 495
Mixed 462
SusWrite 488
111% 491 MB/s
4K Read 49.7
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 68.5
227% 79.5 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 371
279% 372 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 138%
Great: 138%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$45
699GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 161 181 180 189 182 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 151
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 177
104% 143 MB/s
4K Read 2.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.4
147% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$72
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
68.9% Good
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 16.2
MC Mixed 25.6
69% 24.1 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 26.3
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 76.5
52% 76.5 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 104%

 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 9 7 144 23.8" 1280 720 AUS2421 ASUS VG249
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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $755
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