MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics64.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive112% 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
15 days ago, 2 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200422
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 02:53
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 3 3300X-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
78.4% Very good
Memory 79.6
1-Core 136
2-Core 242
87% 152 Pts
4-Core 419
8-Core 585
65% 502 Pts
64-Core 682
46% 682 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$230
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
64.7% Good
Lighting 255
Reflection 205
Parallax 239
67% 233 fps
MRender 229
Gravity 218
Splatting 158
65% 202 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
CT500MX500SSD4 500GB
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 434 436 436 438 441 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 433
Mixed 414
SusWrite 435
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 99
4K Mixed 54.7
176% 63.1 MB/s
DQ Read 196
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 244
182% 238 MB/s
Poor: 87%
This bench: 112%
Great: 124%
WDC WD20EZAZ-00GGJB0 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 171 167 167 166 169 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
20.5% Poor
Read 168
Write 172
Mixed 95.5
SusWrite 168
34% 151 MB/s
4K Read 4.2
4K Write 8.7
4K Mixed 0.7
12% 4.53 MB/s
DQ Read 0.7
DQ Write 10.7
DQ Mixed 1.1
2% 4.17 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 20.5%
Great: 25%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C15 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
82.9% Excellent
MC Read 35
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 32.8
86% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 21.3
SC Mixed 29.3
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 81.2
49% 81.2 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 92%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 87%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $858
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