MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 91.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics109% 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 Drive322% 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)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '20 at 20:49
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
Memory 82.8
1-Core 136
2-Core 270
91% 163 Pts
4-Core 535
8-Core 857
89% 696 Pts
64-Core 1,126
76% 1,126 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$370
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.5.1
Performing below potential (75th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
109% Outstanding
Lighting 430
Reflection 300
Parallax 770
113% 500 fps
MRender 245
Gravity 411
Splatting 373
110% 343 fps
Poor: 100%
This bench: 109%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$95
231GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1639 960 780 785 781 779 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
322% Outstanding
Read 2,701
Write 2,454
Mixed 1915
SusWrite 954
449% 2006 MB/s
4K Read 71.7
4K Write 185
4K Mixed 99.9
334% 119 MB/s
DQ Read 1,356
DQ Write 961
DQ Mixed 1111
843% 1,143 MB/s
Poor: 211%
This bench: 322%
Great: 333%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$42
301GB free
Firmware: JP4OA39C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 35 35 35 39 39 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
28.4% Poor
Read 62.7
Write 28
Mixed 41.3
SusWrite 36.2
31% 42 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.6
101% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 28.4%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
89.5% Excellent
MC Read 36.6
MC Write 23.8
MC Mixed 35.4
91% 31.9 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 35.2
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 89.5%
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 32,251 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $790
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