MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics55.2% 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 Drive42.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateNov 21 '19 at 20:23
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Memory 89.1
1-Core 115
2-Core 205
81% 136 Pts
4-Core 388
8-Core 676
67% 532 Pts
64-Core 905
61% 905 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$680
CLim: 1652 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.11.2
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
55.2% Above average
Lighting 199
Reflection 199
Parallax 188
52% 195 fps
MRender 185
Gravity 190
Splatting 190
56% 188 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 240GB-$28
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 330 78 77 95 76 76 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
42.4% Average
Read 509
Write 457
Mixed 421
SusWrite 122
84% 377 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 7.2
4K Mixed 0.5
55% 13.7 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 102%
HGST Travelstar 7K750 2.5" 500GB-$46
262GB free
Firmware: JF3OA0E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 96 97 97 97 96 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
54% Above average
Read 92
Write 86.7
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 96.2
60% 81.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 54%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$86
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 43.6
MC Write 39.8
MC Mixed 34.8
113% 39.4 GB/s
SC Read 25.5
SC Write 41.2
SC Mixed 28.9
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 68.3
59% 68.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%

 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 39,065 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 88%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $871
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