MSI B450 Tomahawk

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 87.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics51% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive122% 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)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 25 '20 at 20:37
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$175
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.95 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
1-Core 127
2-Core 252
89% 189 Pts
4-Core 493
8-Core 784
81% 639 Pts
64-Core 1,065
72% 1,065 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$159
CLim: 1360 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.3.1
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
51% Above average
Lighting 176
Reflection 182
Parallax 244
46% 201 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 183
Splatting 133
52% 155 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 51%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$64
433GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 463 465 457 411 410 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 476
Mixed 451
SusWrite 438
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 55
188% 67.1 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 295
244% 349 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 122%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
815GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 180 180 180 181 182 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 183
Mixed 81
SusWrite 180
115% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 104%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$68
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
MC Read 32.8
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 32.5
84% 29.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.2
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 31.7
74% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 82.3%
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 B450 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 34,516 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $109

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $546
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