MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 89.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.5% 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 Drive38.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 05 '19 at 17:11
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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-$184
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Memory 88.8
1-Core 123
2-Core 245
87% 152 Pts
4-Core 484
8-Core 755
79% 619 Pts
64-Core 1,051
70% 1,051 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$400
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.11.2
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
54.5% Above average
Lighting 65.7
Reflection 75.9
Parallax 60.7
53% 67.4 fps
MRender 91
Gravity 65.5
Splatting 83.5
56% 80 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 240GB-$39
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 332 40 111 42 94 77 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 490
Write 437
Mixed 12
SusWrite 116
58% 264 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 6.9
4K Mixed 0.4
46% 11.6 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 93%
HGST Travelstar 7K750 2.5" 500GB-$36
262GB free
Firmware: JF3OA0E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 103 105 105 106 105 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
57.6% Above average
Read 96
Write 98
Mixed 57.3
SusWrite 105
65% 89 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 44
MC Write 40
MC Mixed 34.6
113% 39.5 GB/s
SC Read 26.6
SC Write 40.3
SC Mixed 29.3
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 109%
Great: 105%

 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 60,050 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $861
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