MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive250% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170622
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 22 '17 at 19:51
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 7 1700-$285
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
71.9% Very good
SC Int 104
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 94.9
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 319
QC Float 302
QC Mixed 305
70% 309 Pts
MC Int 1,050
MC Float 1,067
MC Mixed 1,066
159% 1,061 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
72.4% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 200
Parallax 213
68% 213 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 211
Splatting 167
75% 176 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
466GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 414
Mixed 422
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 74.5
4K Mixed 44.1
155% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 96.7
104% 175 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 103%
Great: 118%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$240
420GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
250% Outstanding
Read 2,513
Write 1,335
Mixed 1,453
389% 1,767 MB/s
4K Read 49.6
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 52.9
203% 71.7 MB/s
DQ Read 54.4
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 112
93% 128 MB/s
Poor: 175%
This bench: 250%
Great: 284%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$60
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 191
Mixed 184
144% 192 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.21
104% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 112%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSC.16FBD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
82% Excellent
MC Read 32.2
MC Write 29.9
MC Mixed 27.4
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 24.1
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 99.8
40% 99.8 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 82%
Great: 90%
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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 6,779 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $866
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