MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 90.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics54.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive65.4% 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)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 15 '19 at 22:26
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$228
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Memory 84.2
1-Core 128
2-Core 254
88% 156 Pts
4-Core 517
8-Core 872
88% 695 Pts
64-Core 1,069
72% 1,069 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$188
CLim: 1303 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.1
Performing below potential (80th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
54.2% Above average
Lighting 67.9
Reflection 67.7
Parallax 84.2
56% 73.3 fps
MRender 67.7
Gravity 68.7
Splatting 55.3
40% 63.9 fps
Poor: 39%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 103 98 103 95 99 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
65.4% Good
Read 394
Write 136
Mixed 147
SusWrite 97.2
42% 194 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 78
4K Mixed 28.6
122% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 217
DQ Write 85.7
DQ Mixed 62.7
70% 122 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 116%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$105
532GB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 99 99 99 99 99 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.5% Good
Read 119
Write 114
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 98.8
64% 88.3 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
158% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3200 C16 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
87.7% Excellent
MC Read 34.8
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 34.7
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 34.3
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 92%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 87%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $860
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