MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics83.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 18 '20 at 23:16
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-$209
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Memory 72.3
1-Core 136
2-Core 265
87% 157 Pts
4-Core 526
8-Core 826
86% 676 Pts
64-Core 1,070
72% 1,070 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Lighting 320
Reflection 308
Parallax 318
84% 315 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 310
Splatting 244
84% 254 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 240GB-$188
108GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 266 54 54 54 54 55 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Read 505
Write 437
Mixed 400
SusWrite 89.5
80% 358 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 89.8
4K Mixed 45.1
153% 55.5 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 242
204% 293 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 93%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$55
163GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 81 81 83 82 84 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
42.8% Average
Read 66.7
Write 50.8
Mixed 54
SusWrite 82.1
47% 63.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
164% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 58%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$99
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 198 196 197 198 195 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 162
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 196
102% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.9
353% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 750GB-$38
355GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 65 65 66 65 65 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
45.9% Average
Read 94.2
Write 106
Mixed 59
SusWrite 65.4
60% 81.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$59
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
68.9% Good
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 26.7
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 17.8
SC Mixed 24.7
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 96.1
42% 96.1 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 104%

 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 42,580 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) - $128

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $852
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