MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 84%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics77.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive77% 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-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '19 at 16:20
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
84% Excellent
Memory 86.6
1-Core 110
2-Core 218
80% 138 Pts
4-Core 437
8-Core 853
80% 645 Pts
64-Core 1,138
76% 1,138 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 84%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
77.4% Very good
Lighting 297
Reflection 283
Parallax 301
78% 294 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 283
Splatting 225
78% 237 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 120GB-$150
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 130 130 130 131 130 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
77% Very good
Read 438
Write 136
Mixed 202
SusWrite 130
50% 226 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 36.1
140% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 257
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 154
126% 181 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 77%
Great: 76%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
139GB free
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 273 272 273 272 272 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 344
Mixed 364
SusWrite 293
84% 376 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 58.6
202% 71.5 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 282
DQ Mixed 187
166% 249 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 113%
Great: 115%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$99
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 183 181 182 183 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Read 141
Write 149
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 182
90% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2
367% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB-$60
1TB free
Firmware: CC4G
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 120 121 120 121 121 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
68.1% Good
Read 117
Write 112
Mixed 56
SusWrite 120
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESCK.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
88.4% Excellent
MC Read 35.6
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 35.1
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 25.5
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 33
78% 27.5 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 112%

 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 38,921 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $868
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