MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
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 89.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics68% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive255% 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)
Memory8.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200422
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateAug 01 '20 at 23:30
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 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-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Memory 85.8
1-Core 135
2-Core 260
91% 160 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 852
86% 678 Pts
64-Core 1,102
74% 1,102 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$270
EVGA(3842 1266) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 3485 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
68% Good
Lighting 236
Reflection 226
Parallax 237
62% 233 fps
MRender 221
Gravity 237
Splatting 171
69% 210 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 68%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42B2S7JA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 249 235 198 232 238 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
255% Outstanding
Read 2,680
Write 1,187
Mixed 1,261
SusWrite 253
295% 1,345 MB/s
4K Read 64.7
4K Write 176
4K Mixed 88.8
305% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 805
DQ Write 889
DQ Mixed 488
467% 727 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 255%
Great: 272%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 192 195 190 200 197 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Read 130
Write 179
Mixed 73.2
SusWrite 194
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
80% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
MC Read 35.4
MC Write 23.8
MC Mixed 34.9
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 25.8
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 33.5
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 71.4
56% 71.4 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 88.1%
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 31,900 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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: 73% - Very good Total price: $815
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