MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 93.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics27.1% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive57.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200422
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 14 '20 at 04:43
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User SRB-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$316
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Memory 87.2
1-Core 139
2-Core 278
94% 168 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 964
94% 752 Pts
64-Core 1,419
95% 1,419 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$170
CLim: 1468 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing below potential (77th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
27.1% Poor
Lighting 34.7
Reflection 33.2
Parallax 30
28% 32.6 fps
MRender 36.3
Gravity 31.5
Splatting 31.5
26% 33.1 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 27.1%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$37
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32070RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 89 60 81 69 83 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 406
Write 340
Mixed 93
SusWrite 82.9
51% 230 MB/s
4K Read 17.4
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 18.5
104% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 73.4
DQ Mixed 0.2
34% 84.9 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 86%
Kingston A400 480GB-$44
336GB free
Firmware: SBFKK1B3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 472 471 472 470 470 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 396
Write 347
Mixed 341
SusWrite 470
88% 388 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 97.3
4K Mixed 40.2
153% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 170
161% 248 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 104%
Great: 100%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$90
479GB free
Firmware: 1AJ100E4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 114 114 117 117 115 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 122
Write 108
Mixed 69.8
SusWrite 115
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3466 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3466 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 25.9
MC Mixed 39.7
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 27.7
SC Write 25.5
SC Mixed 39.7
88% 31 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 128%

 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 84,115 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $104

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $872
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