MSI X299 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B05)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 168%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 120%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics15.3% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive399% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B05
MotherboardMSI X299 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B05)  (all builds)
Memory58.6 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190801
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 20 '19 at 07:32
Run Duration216 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7800X-$399
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
104% Outstanding
1-Core 148
2-Core 296
104% 222 Pts
4-Core 590
8-Core 909
96% 750 Pts
64-Core 1,160
78% 1,160 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 104%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon Pro WX 3100
AMD(1002 0B0C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1219 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.9.1
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
15.3% Very poor
Lighting 50.7
Reflection 81.9
Parallax 66.4
14% 66.3 fps
MRender 57.7
Gravity 46.7
Splatting 72.4
17% 58.9 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 15.3%
Great: 16%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$145
335GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2152 2156 2171 2176 2192 1832 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
399% Outstanding
Read 2,702
Write 2214
Mixed 1,518
SusWrite 2,113
479% 2,137 MB/s
4K Read 64.7
4K Write 219
4K Mixed 92.6
333% 126 MB/s
DQ Read 1409
DQ Write 1,255
DQ Mixed 1,286
977% 1,317 MB/s
Poor: 205%
This bench: 399%
Great: 400%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$70
111GB free
Firmware: 506ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 90 89 90 90 86 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
56.4% Above average
Read 151
Write 111
Mixed 116
SusWrite 88.8
26% 117 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 29.3
132% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 126
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 69.8
65% 99.9 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 75%
WD Gold 2TB (2016)-$112
1TB free
Firmware: RR07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 163 162 166 167 163 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 119
Write 193
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 166
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 6.1
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1
421% 3.37 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 111%
Seagate BUP BL 4TB
3TB free
Firmware: 0109
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 125 131 126 124 130 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
63.4% Good
Read 93.5
Write 112
Mixed 78.5
SusWrite 126
76% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 0.6
194% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2666 C16 8x8GB
8 of 8 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2934 MHz
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76% Very good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 30.4
MC Mixed 30.5
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 8
SC Write 22.8
SC Mixed 11.1
40% 14 GB/s
Latency 77.8
51% 77.8 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 76%
Great: 152%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X299 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B05) Builds (Compare 456 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X299 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B05)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,338
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