MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 147%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 96.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics108% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive337% 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 MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190720
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 15 '19 at 22:06
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$234
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
1-Core 139
2-Core 276
98% 208 Pts
4-Core 545
8-Core 909
92% 727 Pts
64-Core 1,111
75% 1,111 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 391
Reflection 285
Parallax 706
115% 461 fps
MRender 217
Gravity 376
Splatting 341
100% 311 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 108%
Great: 122%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$103
422GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2140 900 827 835 835 838 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
337% Outstanding
Read 2,731
Write 2,430
Mixed 1,890
SusWrite 1,062
454% 2,028 MB/s
4K Read 71.7
4K Write 190
4K Mixed 99.7
337% 120 MB/s
DQ Read 1,384
DQ Write 1,219
DQ Mixed 1,302
976% 1,301 MB/s
Poor: 210%
This bench: 337%
Great: 339%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
356GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 499 499 499 499 499 491 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 489
Mixed 422
SusWrite 498
108% 479 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 64.3
218% 78.4 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 370
279% 374 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 135%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3600 MHz clocked @ 1800 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
94% Outstanding
MC Read 35.3
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 37.2
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 27.4
SC Write 27.4
SC Mixed 37
87% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 94%
Great: 117%
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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 MAX (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 2,458 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 77%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $729
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