MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 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 81.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics90.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C91
MotherboardMSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91)  (all builds)
Memory23.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210115
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 10 '21 at 04:06
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$310
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Memory 67.6
1-Core 133
2-Core 266
85% 155 Pts
4-Core 507
8-Core 797
83% 652 Pts
64-Core 1,389
93% 1,389 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060
Gigabyte(1458 4074) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
90.3% Outstanding
Lighting 119
Reflection 111
Parallax 111
96% 114 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 98.6
Splatting 87.4
84% 106 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$55
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 504
Write 440
Mixed 438
103% 461 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 52
174% 61.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 295
243% 347 MB/s
Poor: 81% Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$49
657GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 174 186 185 186 185 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 129
Write 125
Mixed 78.5
SusWrite 182
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
106% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
64.4% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 26.4
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 23.4
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 107
37% 107 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 56: 7R 5G 6B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
56% 64% 28 296 222 144 23.5" 1920 1080 AOC2401 24G1WG4
History: Score 31: 2R 5G 6B | Score 56: 7R 5G 6B
Typical MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91) Builds (Compare 23,259 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 145%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 136%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C91) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,199
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