MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 87.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics107% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive242% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '20 at 17:06
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$273
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Memory 85.8
1-Core 135
2-Core 266
92% 162 Pts
4-Core 482
8-Core 842
83% 662 Pts
64-Core 1,114
75% 1,114 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.1.3
Performing below potential (66th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 137
Reflection 116
Parallax 230
112% 161 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 132
Splatting 160
71% 135 fps
Poor: 97%
This bench: 107%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Gigabyte GP-GSM2NE3100TNTD 1TB
708GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFM00.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1432 473 473 479 479 482 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
242% Outstanding
Read 1,554
Write 1,790
Mixed 1,495
SusWrite 636
308% 1,369 MB/s
4K Read 53.5
4K Write 194
4K Mixed 81.3
288% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1279
DQ Write 1,044
DQ Mixed 1,183
880% 1,169 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 242%
Great: 237%
AMD T00 StoreMI 1TB
730GB free
Firmware: 1.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 168 166 168 167 168 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 498
Write 435
Mixed 416
SusWrite 167
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 99.7
4K Mixed 31.4
144% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 49.9
105% 211 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 94%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
1TB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 62 63 62 63 62 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
52.9% Above average
Read 122
Write 48.7
Mixed 54.2
SusWrite 62
53% 71.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
134% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 35.2
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 26
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 33.4
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 71.4
56% 71.4 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 109%

 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 48,416 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $906
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