MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics63.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive124% 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)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 15 '19 at 21:54
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$148
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
79% Very good
1-Core 118
2-Core 230
82% 174 Pts
4-Core 437
8-Core 704
73% 571 Pts
64-Core 973
65% 973 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 79%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$210
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
63.8% Good
Lighting 286
Reflection 221
Parallax 261
75% 256 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 237
Splatting 176
64% 187 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$45
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 456 462 467 467 468 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 463
Mixed 447
SusWrite 460
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 55.7
191% 67.3 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 355
DQ Mixed 278
234% 338 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 124%
Great: 124%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
756GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 172 173 173 174 173 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 152
Mixed 110
SusWrite 173
115% 156 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
233% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESBK.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 44.5
MC Write 41.2
MC Mixed 36.3
116% 40.7 GB/s
SC Read 27.8
SC Write 41.1
SC Mixed 31.9
96% 33.6 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 112%
Great: 113%
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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 25,829 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $111

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $517
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