MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 89.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics114% 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.
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)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 16 '20 at 20:08
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$175
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Memory 82.8
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
91% 163 Pts
4-Core 519
8-Core 826
86% 672 Pts
64-Core 1,104
74% 1,104 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$505
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (56th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
114% Outstanding
Lighting 459
Reflection 383
Parallax 502
120% 448 fps
MRender 384
Gravity 391
Splatting 245
115% 340 fps
Poor: 100%
This bench: 114%
Great: 123%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force NVMe PCIe M.2 960GB
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM22.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,364
Write 2,602
Mixed 1,670
424% 1,878 MB/s
4K Read 50.9
4K Write 192
4K Mixed 77.5
278% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1,337
DQ Write 1,271
DQ Mixed 1,464
1,055% 1,357 MB/s
Poor: 160% Great: 280%
Seagate BarraCuda 120 SSD ZA1000CM10003 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: STRSD013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 500 500 501 498 494 498 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 498
Mixed 474
SusWrite 499
112% 495 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 63.5
211% 76.4 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 371
DQ Mixed 379
285% 380 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 134%
Great: 137%
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 above expectations (62nd percentile)
89.7% Excellent
MC Read 36.1
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 35.6
91% 31.9 GB/s
SC Read 26.9
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 36.2
83% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 110%

 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 38,308 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
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: 72% - Very good Total price: $836
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