MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive44.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171205
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 12 '18 at 21:58
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 14%

 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 1600-$130
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
72.6% Very good
SC Int 96
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 104
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 348
QC Mixed 348
77% 341 Pts
MC Int 556
MC Float 578
MC Mixed 572
85% 569 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2277 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
72.2% Very good
Lighting 224
Reflection 186
Parallax 202
67% 204 fps
MRender 167
Gravity 208
Splatting 159
76% 178 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$25
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 132 101 68 126 47 MB/s
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
44.5% Average
Read 274
Write 116
Mixed 138
SusWrite 99.8
35% 157 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 43.6
4K Mixed 19.9
80% 28.1 MB/s
DQ Read 55.8
DQ Write 81.6
DQ Mixed 93.9
64% 77.1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 44.5%
Great: 72%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
860GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 180 181 180 180 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 178
Mixed 107
SusWrite 180
119% 162 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
244% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D240FSE.8FBD 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 34
MC Mixed 30.8
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 26.5
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 93.1
43% 93.1 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 100%
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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 16,814 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $647
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