MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 95%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive129% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191106
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 04 '19 at 00:17
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$240
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
95% Outstanding
1-Core 137
2-Core 271
96% 204 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 884
90% 712 Pts
64-Core 1,110
74% 1,110 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 95%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 590-$180
CLim: 1545 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.11.3
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
62.3% Good
Lighting 229
Reflection 210
Parallax 311
60% 250 fps
MRender 158
Gravity 230
Splatting 148
63% 178 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$60
397GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 489 487 488 490 329 297 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 497
Mixed 467
SusWrite 430
108% 478 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 61.9
212% 76.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 355
DQ Mixed 364
274% 366 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 129%
Great: 131%
Spcc Solid State Disk 256GB
115GB free
Firmware: SBFM11.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 370 145 100 94 93 93 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 25% Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 33.5
86% 30.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 34.2
78% 27.2 GB/s
Latency 73.2
55% 73.2 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 102%
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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 6,603 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $725
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