MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 83.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics66.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive96.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory20.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190708
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 20 '19 at 20:38
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$305
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 248
89% 189 Pts
4-Core 449
8-Core 822
79% 635 Pts
64-Core 1,304
88% 1,304 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$320
XFX(1682 9C30) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1590 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
66.1% Good
Lighting 237
Reflection 184
Parallax 342
66% 254 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 248
Splatting 227
66% 207 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDBNCE2500PNC 250GB
159GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61130WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 193 196 201 197 198 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Read 449
Write 280
Mixed 283
SusWrite 200
68% 303 MB/s
4K Read 36.6
4K Write 98
4K Mixed 46.9
168% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 263
DQ Mixed 254
207% 297 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 104%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$249
127GB free
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 566 515 492 490 480 484 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 2,003
Write 484
Mixed 676
SusWrite 505
200% 917 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 62.2
220% 82.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1228
DQ Write 715
DQ Mixed 1,015
744% 986 MB/s
Poor: 183%
This bench: 222%
Great: 360%
Toshiba MK6475GSX 640GB-$93
252GB free
Firmware: GT001M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 70 72 72 72 72 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
33.9% Below average
Read 46.8
Write 50
Mixed 18
SusWrite 71
34% 46.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 33.9%
Great: 46%
Seagate Expansion 500GB
285GB free
Firmware: 0502
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 96 95 96 96 96 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 90.5
Write 83.5
Mixed 51
SusWrite 95.3
59% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.5
89% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
62.6% Good
MC Read 24.4
MC Write 17.6
MC Mixed 25.1
64% 22.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 23.4
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 107
37% 107 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 103%
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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 27,209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $595
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