MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics72.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive59.7% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 23 '19 at 12:14
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
82.2% Excellent
1-Core 118
2-Core 240
84% 179 Pts
4-Core 464
8-Core 738
76% 601 Pts
64-Core 1,007
68% 1,007 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$349
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
72.1% Very good
Lighting 257
Reflection 245
Parallax 234
65% 245 fps
MRender 273
Gravity 298
Splatting 188
81% 253 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mushkin ECO2 240GB-$109
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 604ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 130 117 146 127 130 MB/s
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
59.7% Above average
Read 218
Write 188
Mixed 233
SusWrite 130
43% 193 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 86.3
4K Mixed 28.5
116% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 129
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 141
116% 164 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 83%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
550GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 143 143 143 145 146 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Read 166
Write 143
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 143
101% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.1
232% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$74
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
MC Read 33.9
MC Write 31.9
MC Mixed 29
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 31.3
SC Mixed 25.2
75% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 82.1
49% 82.1 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 90%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 23,908 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $531
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