MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics51.5% 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 Drive101% 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.
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)
Memory6.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171205
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 25 '18 at 02:44
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Memory 75.6
1-Core 124
2-Core 245
83% 148 Pts
4-Core 492
8-Core 824
83% 658 Pts
64-Core 1,059
71% 1,059 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$325
Asus(1043 04ED) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
51.5% Above average
Lighting 68.7
Reflection 63.5
Parallax 82.8
56% 71.7 fps
MRender 62.6
Gravity 56.7
Splatting 79.3
47% 66.2 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDBNCE2500PNC-WRSN 250GB
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41110WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 406
Mixed 376
96% 430 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 31
147% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 66.6
102% 195 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 101%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
512GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 153
Mixed 153
121% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.88
4K Write 2.58
4K Mixed 0.32
120% 1.26 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 95%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x4GB-$38
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
MC Read 34.3
MC Write 34.1
MC Mixed 30
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 24.1
SC Write 32.8
SC Mixed 26.9
80% 27.9 GB/s
Latency 89.1
45% 89.1 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 89%

 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 9,384 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $664
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