MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 93.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics53.3% 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 Drive174% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 01 '20 at 12:27
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$215
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Memory 85.5
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
92% 164 Pts
4-Core 541
8-Core 912
92% 727 Pts
64-Core 1,141
77% 1,141 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$210
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (46th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
53.3% Above average
Lighting 197
Reflection 175
Parallax 187
52% 186 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 194
Splatting 158
54% 166 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SX6000LNP 256GB
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0725B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 383 134 166 135 134 136 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
174% Outstanding
Read 1,614
Write 1,199
Mixed 989
SusWrite 181
221% 996 MB/s
4K Read 53
4K Write 170
4K Mixed 34.2
214% 85.8 MB/s
DQ Read 659
DQ Write 969
DQ Mixed 475
454% 701 MB/s
Poor: 105%
This bench: 174%
Great: 203%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$135
117GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 489 450 449 454 455 443 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 490
Mixed 418
SusWrite 457
105% 468 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 65
220% 79.1 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 370
278% 372 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 133%
Great: 133%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
189GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 139 139 139 138 139 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Read 164
Write 158
Mixed 90.5
SusWrite 139
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
238% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS8266.C8FE 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 41.4
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 39.6
103% 36 GB/s
SC Read 29.4
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 36.8
88% 31 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 100%
Great: 101%

 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 37,577 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $868
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