MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 92.1%, 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 Drive232% 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)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 01 '20 at 04:49
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Memory 83.8
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
92% 163 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 873
90% 706 Pts
64-Core 1,109
74% 1,109 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing below potential (77th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
109% Outstanding
Lighting 430
Reflection 300
Parallax 779
113% 503 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 414
Splatting 366
110% 339 fps
Poor: 99%
This bench: 109%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$105
336GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1233 1483 1467 217 84 16 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
232% Outstanding
Read 1,478
Write 1,487
Mixed 1,076
SusWrite 750
269% 1,198 MB/s
4K Read 61.1
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 82.7
294% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 679
DQ Write 942
DQ Mixed 272
356% 631 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 232%
Great: 309%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$70
75GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 390 412 388 388 387 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 476
Mixed 436
SusWrite 393
101% 450 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 64.3
215% 76.1 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 369
278% 372 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 128%
Great: 131%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$24
560GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 143 143 144 143 143 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 122
Write 108
Mixed 75
SusWrite 143
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
198% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 76%
Great: 108%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 127 128 128 127 125 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 119
Write 113
Mixed 76.3
SusWrite 127
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
184% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 83%
WD My Passport 083A 2TB
1.5TB free, PID 083a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 20 20 20 20 20 20 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
15.3% Very poor
Read 36.5
Write 33.3
Mixed 27.7
SusWrite 20.1
39% 29.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
90% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 15.3%
Great: 44%
WD Elements 2TB
732GB free, PID 1021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 21 22 22 22 22 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
13.7% Very poor
Read 33.3
Write 33
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 21.6
39% 29.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
67% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 13.7%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$76
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
89% Excellent
MC Read 36
MC Write 23.8
MC Mixed 35.5
91% 31.8 GB/s
SC Read 26.3
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 34.2
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 89%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $838
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