MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive38.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180125
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 09 '18 at 15:09
Run Duration218 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$105
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
72.1% Very good
1-Core 113
2-Core 198
75% 155 Pts
4-Core 390
8-Core 725
69% 557 Pts
64-Core 993
67% 993 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$34
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
38.8% Below average
Read 512
Write 133
Mixed 191
60% 279 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 6.11
4K Mixed 3.92
36% 9.52 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$32
307GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
60.3% Good
Read 106
Write 104
Mixed 107
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.31
4K Mixed 0.33
86% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 70%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
98GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
69.7% Good
Read 142
Write 96.4
Mixed 32.6
100% 90.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 9.08
4K Mixed 0.33
323% 3.41 MB/s
DQ Read 0.92
DQ Write 9.9
DQ Mixed 0.35
352% 3.73 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 69%
JetFlash Transcend 64GB
52GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
10.3% Very poor
Read 29.9
Write 11
Mixed 21
24% 20.6 MB/s
4K Read 4.24
4K Write 0.84
4K Mixed 0.4
58% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 10.3%
Great: 31%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair ValueSelect DDR4 2666 C18 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
51.3% Above average
MC Read 19.2
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 15
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 16.6
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 92.6
43% 92.6 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 51%
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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 29,382 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
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Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $620
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