MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics87.9% 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 Drive40.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
13 days ago, 13 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime8.7 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 04:17
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%
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 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-$245
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Memory 77.9
1-Core 127
2-Core 244
82% 149 Pts
4-Core 421
8-Core 815
73% 618 Pts
64-Core 1,246
77% 1,246 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$262
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
87.9% Excellent
Lighting 113
Reflection 105
Parallax 107
91% 108 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 99.7
Splatting 89.6
84% 106 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team T253X2512G 512GB
283GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0712B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 393 135 9.9 27 56 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
40.6% Average
Read 415
Write 213
Mixed 14.2
SusWrite 150
43% 198 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 11.5
4K Mixed 0.5
42% 11.9 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 4.6
DQ Mixed 0.2
20% 53.4 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 40.6%
Great: 100%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$50
222GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 127 127 128 128 128 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
60% Good
Read 85
Write 84.6
Mixed 64
SusWrite 124
66% 89.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
193% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 60%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (46th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
78.3% Very good
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 26.3
80% 28.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 27.8
SC Mixed 23.4
69% 24 GB/s
Latency 84.5
47% 84.5 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 10: 1R 1G 2B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
10% 9% 43 191 30 144 24.5" 1280 720 AOP06A0 25MH1Q
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Gaming
Gaming 69%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 63%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

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