MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics55.4% 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 Drive49.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170410
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 14 '17 at 18:55
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 7 1700-$300
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
SC Int 104
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 110
87% 108 Pts
QC Int 423
QC Float 453
QC Mixed 439
99% 438 Pts
MC Int 1,230
MC Float 1,252
MC Mixed 1,251
186% 1,244 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$180
Asus(1043 0509) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1250 MHz, MaxM: 1665 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
55.4% Above average
Lighting 163
Reflection 147
Parallax 197
53% 169 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 148
Splatting 108
58% 123 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 55.4%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$55
59GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 453
Write 99.7
Mixed 157
51% 237 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 62.3
4K Mixed 4.82
74% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 0.05
31% 75.9 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 80%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
638GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 157
Mixed 152
126% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.31
105% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$127
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 1067 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 27.6
84% 29.5 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 32.7
SC Mixed 25.4
76% 26.6 GB/s
Latency 86.2
46% 86.2 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 81%
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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 1,423 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $724
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