MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 82.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics55.7% 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 Drive42.7% 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)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateDec 05 '19 at 21:16
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
1-Core 121
2-Core 238
85% 180 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 736
77% 600 Pts
64-Core 997
67% 997 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$385
CLim: 1622 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.11.2
Relative performance (0th percentile)
55.7% Above average
Lighting 198
Reflection 197
Parallax 194
52% 196 fps
MRender 186
Gravity 192
Splatting 189
56% 189 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 108%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 240GB-$32
71GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 60 70 88 88 41 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
42.7% Average
Read 508
Write 449
Mixed 420
SusWrite 116
84% 373 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 7.4
4K Mixed 0.5
57% 14.3 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 102%
HGST Travelstar 7K750 2.5" 500GB-$41
262GB free
Firmware: JF3OA0E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 110 110 111 111 111 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 100
Write 93.7
Mixed 57.7
SusWrite 111
66% 90.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 43.7
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 34.9
112% 39.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 40.4
SC Mixed 29.6
91% 32 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
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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 13,061 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: 70% - Very good Total price: $857
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