MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 93.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory23.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateJan 26 '23 at 01:42
Run Duration176 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%
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 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X-$375
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Memory 85.1
1-Core 143
2-Core 281
92% 169 Pts
4-Core 542
8-Core 1,024
93% 783 Pts
64-Core 2,129
132% 2,129 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Gigabyte(1458 37C6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 526.98
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
100% Outstanding
Lighting 123
Reflection 146
Parallax 118
100% 129 fps
MRender 158
Gravity 121
Splatting 99.6
100% 126 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 100%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$89
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,458
Write 2,476
Mixed 1,758
497% 2,231 MB/s
4K Read 64.9
4K Write 182
4K Mixed 93.3
314% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 1,360
DQ Write 1,095
DQ Mixed 1,167
890% 1,207 MB/s
Poor: 232% Great: 410%
Kingston A400 480GB-$28
326GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1C2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 244 191 187 236 194 196 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
33.1% Below average
Read 155
Write 95.1
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 208
30% 133 MB/s
4K Read 13
4K Write 16.7
4K Mixed 12
44% 13.9 MB/s
DQ Read 14.7
DQ Write 15.9
DQ Mixed 14.6
11% 15.1 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 33.1%
Great: 102%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
411GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 119 121 119 120 119 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
87% Excellent
Read 185
Write 158
Mixed 85.1
SusWrite 118
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2D3600C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
118% Outstanding
MC Read 48.3
MC Write 41.3
MC Mixed 42.8
126% 44.1 GB/s
SC Read 26
SC Write 26.8
SC Mixed 38
86% 30.3 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 118%
Great: 125%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 54: 5R 7G 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
54% 48% 42 174 6 240 27" 1920 1080 ACR073E XB273 X
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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $673
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