MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 96%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics57.8% 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 Drive95.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '19 at 01:30
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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-$224
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
96% Outstanding
1-Core 140
2-Core 275
98% 208 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 893
91% 716 Pts
64-Core 1,120
75% 1,120 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 96%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$159
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.12.1
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
57.8% Above average
Lighting 210
Reflection 185
Parallax 312
55% 236 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 213
Splatting 133
58% 165 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mushkin Reactor 256GB-$114
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N1007C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 288 293 300 304 305 303 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 305
Mixed 292
SusWrite 299
78% 352 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 99.9
4K Mixed 39.6
145% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 184
165% 248 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 97%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$78
311GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 494 497 498 399 287 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 497
Mixed 459
SusWrite 440
108% 479 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 61.9
213% 78.2 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 371
280% 375 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 131%
Great: 129%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
89.3% Excellent
MC Read 35.3
MC Write 24.3
MC Mixed 35.5
91% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 26.6
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 35.3
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 71.1
56% 71.1 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 112%
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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 11,697 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% - Good Total price: $868
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