MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 88.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics102% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170427
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 19:36
Run Duration90 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 1600X-$167
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
SC Int 105
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 109
87% 108 Pts
QC Int 419
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 435
99% 435 Pts
MC Int 879
MC Float 919
MC Mixed 905
135% 901 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 320
Reflection 303
Parallax 316
98% 313 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 295
Splatting 234
105% 245 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
854GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
Read 135
Write 156
Mixed 116
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 4.68
4K Mixed 0.1
120% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905678-014.A00G 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
82.4% Excellent
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 28.9
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 89.3
45% 89.3 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 89%
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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 17,838 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $638
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