MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics77.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive213% 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
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 11 '19 at 00:16
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 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 Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700-$290
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Memory 88.5
1-Core 120
2-Core 232
85% 147 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 922
85% 694 Pts
64-Core 1345
90% 1345 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing below potential (43rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
77.9% Very good
Lighting 97.9
Reflection 89.6
Parallax 77.8
80% 88.4 fps
MRender 101
Gravity 85
Splatting 76.3
58% 87.5 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$60
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXB7401Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 481 323 322 320 316 313 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
213% Outstanding
Read 1936
Write 1,336
Mixed 1002
SusWrite 346
256% 1,155 MB/s
4K Read 55.1
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 71.9
240% 83 MB/s
DQ Read 977
DQ Write 826
DQ Mixed 859
655% 887 MB/s
Poor: 122%
This bench: 213%
Great: 240%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 218 220 220 217 220 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 151
Write 164
Mixed 76
SusWrite 215
110% 152 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.5
162% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 41.5
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 33.7
108% 37.9 GB/s
SC Read 27.2
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 29.9
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 105%
Great: 113%

 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 18,558 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $601
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