MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics41.6% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive64.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170316
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '17 at 18:45
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X-$137
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
77.3% Very good
1-Core 111
2-Core 219
78% 165 Pts
4-Core 437
8-Core 724
73% 580 Pts
64-Core 919
62% 919 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$150
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
41.6% Average
Lighting 140
Reflection 81.1
Parallax 122
41% 114 fps
MRender 81.9
Gravity 124
Splatting 83.6
42% 96.4 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$27
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 513
Write 215
Mixed 408
84% 379 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 74.2
4K Mixed 7.38
84% 34.9 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 7.23
48% 109 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 81%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$68
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 164
Mixed 176
133% 176 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.23
83% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 101%
Great: 115%
TOSHIBA STOR.E PARTNER 1TB
680GB free, PID b001
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
36.6% Below average
Read 106
Write 92.5
Mixed 65.2
108% 87.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 0.32
4K Mixed 0.2
20% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-3200C DDR4 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 1067 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 43.1
MC Write 34.4
MC Mixed 34
106% 37.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 41
SC Mixed 27.3
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 82.3
49% 82.3 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 102%
Great: 100%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 25,311 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $634
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HDDRAMUSB
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