MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive207% 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)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200422
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 09:37
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$138
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
76.8% Very good
Memory 76.5
1-Core 116
2-Core 224
79% 139 Pts
4-Core 414
8-Core 665
69% 540 Pts
64-Core 905
61% 905 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M8250G 250GB
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 875 888 752 483 250 250 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
207% Outstanding
Read 1406
Write 864
Mixed 147
SusWrite 583
165% 750 MB/s
4K Read 57.3
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 73.9
255% 89.8 MB/s
DQ Read 803
DQ Write 848
DQ Mixed 294
368% 648 MB/s
Poor: 123%
This bench: 207%
Great: 234%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 3.0 16GB
11GB free, PID 5597
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 19 19 19 19 19 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
27.2% Poor
Read 129
Write 18.5
Mixed 30.2
SusWrite 17.6
48% 48.8 MB/s
4K Read 5.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 2
126% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 27.2%
Great: 29%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3200 C16 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
41.3% Average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 12.7
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 15.1
SC Mixed 15.1
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 87.4
46% 87.4 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 64%

 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 32,106 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) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $785
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