MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics41.3% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive67.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170919
Uptime3.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 10:26
Run Duration225 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
74.7% Very good
SC Int 92.4
SC Float 89
SC Mixed 90.7
73% 90.7 Pts
QC Int 375
QC Float 347
QC Mixed 354
81% 359 Pts
MC Int 816
MC Float 849
MC Mixed 896
128% 854 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$150
PNY(196E 11C3) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
41.3% Average
Lighting 130
Reflection 84.8
Parallax 129
40% 114 fps
MRender 81.8
Gravity 123
Splatting 88.2
42% 97.8 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 480GB-$70
291GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
67.8% Good
Read 511
Write 318
Mixed 371
89% 400 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 78.7
4K Mixed 2.04
76% 33.8 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 3.81
48% 114 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 71%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
935GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 157
Write 134
Mixed 148
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.41
4K Mixed 0.19
63% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 113%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$42
748GB free
Firmware: CC49 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Read 158
Write 155
Mixed 151
116% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.33
113% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 113%
Apple iPod 40GB
8GB free, PID 1201
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
6.29% Terrible
Read 11.8
Write 11.8
Mixed 12.3
16% 12 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 0.63
4K Mixed 0.17
28% 0.37 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
MC Read 33.2
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 28.7
88% 30.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 32.5
SC Mixed 25.6
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 92.9
43% 92.9 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 95%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 17,928 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $623
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