MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics129% 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.
Boot Drive81.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 11 is the most recent version of Windows.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '24 at 20:55
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$210
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
72.6% Very good
Memory 72.7
1-Core 117
2-Core 222
76% 137 Pts
4-Core 389
8-Core 675
64% 532 Pts
64-Core 885
55% 885 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
AMD RX 7600
XFX(1EAE 7601) ≥ 4GB; XFX-SWFT210, AMD RX 7600
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 24.1.1
Performing below potential (73rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
129% Outstanding
Lighting 147
Reflection 179
Parallax 280
120% 202 fps
MRender 228
Gravity 181
Splatting 210
169% 206 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 129%
Great: 134%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 870 EVO 500GB-$53
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 256 226 215 207 201 196 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 484
Write 248
Mixed 256
SusWrite 217
67% 301 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 60.3
4K Mixed 32.8
116% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 228
191% 279 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 130%
Kingston A400 480GB-$38
160GB free
Firmware: SBFK61K1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 397 347 100 103 100 101 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
78.3% Very good
Read 452
Write 125
Mixed 323
SusWrite 192
60% 273 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 59
4K Mixed 32
117% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 212
179% 258 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
36% Below average
MC Read 13.3
MC Write 10.9
MC Mixed 11.9
34% 12 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 10.1
SC Mixed 13.1
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 98.8
40% 98.8 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 36%
Great: 116%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 37: 0P 2R 9G 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
37% 39% 28 224 30 60 23.5" 1920 1080 DELD08D DELL SE2417HG
Typical B450 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 7,165 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $705
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