MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive116% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190722
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 07 '19 at 03:25
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$198
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
1-Core 123
2-Core 246
87% 184 Pts
4-Core 488
8-Core 915
87% 702 Pts
64-Core 1,364
92% 1,364 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S3512G 512GB
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6107000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 350 384 379 360 361 312 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 476
Mixed 304
SusWrite 358
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 53.1
186% 67 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 185
185% 299 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 116%
Great: 119%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
983GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 170 169 168 168 170 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 131
Mixed 84.9
SusWrite 167
103% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 115%
Lexar USB Flash Drive 2GB
2GB free, PID a720
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.2 4.4 4.6 4.6 4.5 4.6 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
5.59% Terrible
Read 16.3
Write 4
Mixed 5.3
SusWrite 4.5
8% 7.52 MB/s
4K Read 9.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
35% 3.17 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.59%
Great: 5%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
163GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 117 116 115 115 114 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
58.7% Above average
Read 133
Write 118
Mixed 74.7
SusWrite 115
146% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 0.2
167% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$107
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 43
MC Write 44.1
MC Mixed 36.5
118% 41.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 24.3
74% 25.9 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 110%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $558
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