MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 87.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics59% 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 Drive367% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory28.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191106
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 28 '19 at 07:05
Run Duration208 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$190
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
87.1% Excellent
1-Core 134
2-Core 261
93% 198 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 815
81% 642 Pts
64-Core 1,067
72% 1,067 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB
Gigabyte(1458 371A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
59% Above average
Lighting 232
Reflection 204
Parallax 245
61% 227 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 216
Splatting 173
59% 181 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 59%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$200
374GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2326 2208 1363 1357 1335 1339 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
367% Outstanding
Read 2,653
Write 2,476
Mixed 1,939
SusWrite 1,655
489% 2,181 MB/s
4K Read 68.1
4K Write 186
4K Mixed 98.3
327% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 1,409
DQ Write 1193
DQ Mixed 1,285
967% 1,296 MB/s
Poor: 234%
This bench: 367%
Great: 379%
Adata SU650 120GB-$36
111GB free
Firmware: V8X01c45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 390 389 389 389 388 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Read 443
Write 377
Mixed 341
SusWrite 388
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 91.7
4K Mixed 36.9
136% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 139
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 186
142% 187 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 95%
Plextor PX-128S3C 128GB
112GB free
Firmware: 1.04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 98 98 98 98 98 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Read 502
Write 439
Mixed 401
SusWrite 114
81% 364 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 96.2
4K Mixed 44.3
154% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 295
DQ Write 358
DQ Mixed 248
209% 300 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB-$147
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
MC Read 37
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 36.1
91% 31.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.6
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 35.2
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 77.5
52% 77.5 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 104%
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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 12,414 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $864
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