MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 85.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics57.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive123% 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)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 1366 x 768 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 07 '20 at 09:53
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Memory 72.5
1-Core 136
2-Core 270
88% 159 Pts
4-Core 529
8-Core 851
88% 690 Pts
64-Core 1,092
73% 1,092 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$160
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.36
Performing below potential (60th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
57.3% Above average
Lighting 211
Reflection 183
Parallax 281
55% 225 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 211
Splatting 135
58% 165 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$46
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 446 458 468 466 467 466 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 467
Mixed 448
SusWrite 462
106% 471 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 56.5
188% 67.3 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 277
231% 332 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 123%
Great: 120%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
930GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 202 199 201 202 200 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 202
Write 91.6
Mixed 81.1
SusWrite 201
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
143% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 116%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.5% Good
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 27
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 25.4
62% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 95.7
42% 95.7 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 108%

 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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