MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics107% 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 Drive306% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190617
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateDec 04 '19 at 12:47
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
77.3% Very good
1-Core 112
2-Core 221
78% 166 Pts
4-Core 437
8-Core 733
74% 585 Pts
64-Core 911
61% 911 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$410
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 420
Reflection 304
Parallax 820
110% 515 fps
MRender 241
Gravity 401
Splatting 366
107% 336 fps
Poor: 99%
This bench: 107%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
546GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SS0411B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1560 2131 1097 1842 1012 1012 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
306% Outstanding
Read 2,584
Write 2,232
Mixed 249
SusWrite 1,442
361% 1627 MB/s
4K Read 59.1
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 78
259% 89.6 MB/s
DQ Read 873
DQ Write 640
DQ Mixed 586
484% 700 MB/s
Poor: 203%
This bench: 306%
Great: 383%
APS-SL3N-240 240GB
192GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 397 163 68 69 68 68 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Read 503
Write 413
Mixed 356
SusWrite 139
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 91
4K Mixed 33.1
141% 52.5 MB/s
DQ Read 207
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 173
158% 238 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 88%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 213 215 213 214 213 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 143
Write 187
Mixed 72.2
SusWrite 212
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
114% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 41.6
MC Write 38.8
MC Mixed 33.5
108% 38 GB/s
SC Read 25
SC Write 38.5
SC Mixed 28.9
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
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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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Gaming
Gaming 57%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $534
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