MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
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 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 90.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics90.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive47.7% 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-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime2.8 Days
Run DateApr 13 '19 at 18:58
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 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 2600-$159
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
SC Int 110
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 113
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 439
QC Float 459
QC Mixed 437
101% 445 Pts
MC Int 914
MC Float 947
MC Mixed 943
140% 935 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$379
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2152 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Lighting 323
Reflection 298
Parallax 322
100% 314 fps
MRender 215
Gravity 307
Splatting 0.1
83% 174 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240GB
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 3 5.2 25 24 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 456
Write 372
Mixed 224
SusWrite 68.3
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 16.5
4K Write 38.7
4K Mixed 17.3
68% 24.2 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 86.7
DQ Mixed 30.7
43% 79 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 54%
Seagate ST3500630AS 500GB-$50
136GB free
Firmware: 3.AAK
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 64 63 64 64 64 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
35.8% Below average
Read 60.8
Write 35
Mixed 40.7
SusWrite 63.5
37% 50 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 35.8%
Great: 43%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$55
323GB free
Firmware: 19.01H19
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 88 88 88 89 89 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
57.3% Above average
Read 111
Write 107
Mixed 73
SusWrite 87.9
70% 94.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 42
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 33.6
109% 38 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 27.6
87% 30.3 GB/s
Latency 73.2
55% 73.2 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 104%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 8,840 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 133% - Outstanding Total price: $614
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HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $95SanDisk Extreme 64GB $128
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $666SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $100SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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