MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 92.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics56.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive203% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 11 is the most recent version of Windows.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory40.3 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20230517
Uptime8.7 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '24 at 14:41
Run Duration242 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 590 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X-$206
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Memory 62.3
1-Core 164
2-Core 338
96% 188 Pts
4-Core 659
8-Core 1,087
107% 873 Pts
64-Core 1,366
84% 1,366 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
AMD RX 590-$200
CLim: 1545 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 22.20.27.09
Performing below potential (58th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
56.6% Above average
Lighting 71.3
Reflection 69
Parallax 99.1
58% 79.8 fps
MRender 68.1
Gravity 80.7
Splatting 52.5
54% 67.1 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 62%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 SE NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$95
281GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 711130WD Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 639 228 330 154 73 213 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 1,917
Write 2,644
Mixed 1095
SusWrite 273
332% 1,482 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 92.3
4K Mixed 77.8
208% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,110
DQ Write 787
DQ Mixed 963
715% 953 MB/s
Poor: 143%
This bench: 203%
Great: 333%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$150
44GB free
Firmware: M0CR031
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 392
Write 246
Mixed 222
63% 286 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 75.7
4K Mixed 33
113% 42.9 MB/s
DQ Read 217
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 165
154% 234 MB/s
Poor: 65% Great: 99%
WD WUH721414ALE604 14TB
6TB free
Firmware: LDGSW2L0
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 194
Write 200
Mixed 134
131% 176 MB/s
4K Read 3.5
4K Write 10.8
4K Mixed 2.6
635% 5.63 MB/s
DQ Read 3.5
DQ Write 7.7
DQ Mixed 6.2
55% 5.8 MB/s
Poor: 65% Great: 140%
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$174
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0105
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 214
Write 225
Mixed 88.7
129% 176 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 0.6
198% 2.1 MB/s
Poor: 68% Great: 113%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Unknown F4-3200C16-16GVK BLS16G4D240FSC.16FD F4-3200C16-16GVK BLS16G4D240FSC.16FD 64GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
16384, 16384, 16384, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
48.1% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 13.9
MC Mixed 18.4
47% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 18.7
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 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 22 2 60 27" 1280 720 SPT0ABF Sceptre F27
Typical B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 3,043 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $461
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