MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics86.9% 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 Drive123% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20220526
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateJul 21 '22 at 10:48
Run Duration185 Seconds
Run User PAK-User
Background CPU0%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X-$190
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 83.1
1-Core 169
2-Core 338
104% 197 Pts
4-Core 654
8-Core 961
101% 807 Pts
64-Core 1,164
72% 1,164 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$200
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
Lighting 112
Reflection 112
Parallax 103
90% 109 fps
MRender 96.9
Gravity 104
Splatting 101
83% 100 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 303 305 304 304 304 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 492
Mixed 395
SusWrite 322
96% 429 MB/s
4K Read 46.8
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 62.7
214% 76.1 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 360
273% 368 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 123%
Great: 124%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$45
89GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 405 403 408 406 406 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 473
Mixed 448
SusWrite 406
104% 461 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 56.1
186% 67.1 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 297
245% 350 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 120%
Great: 125%
WD WD5000LPLX-00ZNTT0 500GB
70GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 39 40 40 40 40 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
31.2% Below average
Read 68.7
Write 44.2
Mixed 34
SusWrite 40
34% 46.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.7
112% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 31.2%
Great: 82%
WD WD5000LPLX-00ZNTT0 500GB
284GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 41 41 49 87 89 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
34.1% Below average
Read 61.1
Write 37.7
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 57.8
35% 47.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.6
107% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 82%
WD WD1002FBYS-02A6B0 1TB
422GB free
Firmware: 03.M0300
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 85 87 85 86 87 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
40.9% Average
Read 56.2
Write 60.9
Mixed 54.1
SusWrite 85.9
48% 64.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.8
164% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D30BESBK.8FB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
76.2% Very good
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 29.1
76% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 26.9
SC Write 18.3
SC Mixed 29.7
71% 25 GB/s
Latency 74.9
53% 74.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 106%

 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 8 6 144 23.8" 1280 720 HPN3635 HP 24x
Typical B450 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 4,774 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $720
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