MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 84.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics77.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive239% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200422
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 23 '20 at 17:57
Run Duration231 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$172
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
84.3% Excellent
Memory 90.6
1-Core 107
2-Core 211
80% 136 Pts
4-Core 419
8-Core 811
76% 615 Pts
64-Core 1051
70% 1051 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
Gigabyte(1458 3FC5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 3425 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Lighting 317
Reflection 241
Parallax 278
83% 278 fps
MRender 237
Gravity 272
Splatting 180
78% 230 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$70
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 741 429 417 404 403 395 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
239% Outstanding
Read 2,300
Write 2006
Mixed 1463
SusWrite 465
347% 1,558 MB/s
4K Read 56.9
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 75.8
251% 86.9 MB/s
DQ Read 844
DQ Write 963
DQ Mixed 848
654% 885 MB/s
Poor: 169%
This bench: 239%
Great: 289%
Crucial BX500 120GB-$21
74GB free
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 424 425 387 61 45 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 422
Mixed 410
SusWrite 295
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 96.4
4K Mixed 29
136% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 173
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 44.8
95% 188 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 93%
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2013)-$63
283GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 89 92 93 92 93 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
50.2% Above average
Read 85.5
Write 76
Mixed 52
SusWrite 89.3
56% 75.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 62%
Seagate ST2000LM003 HN-M201RAD 2TB
339GB free
Firmware: 2BE10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 99 101 103 101 103 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
43.8% Average
Read 52.3
Write 23
Mixed 40.5
SusWrite 100
40% 54 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 72%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
466GB free
Firmware: JP2OA3GH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 132 133 134 132 134 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 128
Write 128
Mixed 65
SusWrite 133
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMT16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 42.1
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 40.9
105% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 27.4
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 37.8
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 102%
Great: 118%
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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 40,979 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $828
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