MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 91.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics32.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive111% 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)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime8.2 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 22:00
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$284
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Memory 90.4
1-Core 138
2-Core 275
95% 168 Pts
4-Core 498
8-Core 922
88% 710 Pts
64-Core 1399
94% 1399 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
Gigabyte(1458 36C9) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing below potential (67th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
32.5% Below average
Lighting 134
Reflection 114
Parallax 124
35% 124 fps
MRender 81.8
Gravity 119
Splatting 80.9
33% 94 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 32.5%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$42
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 270 349 350 326 292 283 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 356
Mixed 321
SusWrite 312
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 47.9
178% 66.8 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 259
224% 331 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 111%
Great: 127%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
204GB free
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 296 82 82 81 383 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 127
Mixed 415
SusWrite 213
70% 317 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 52
185% 69.3 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 370
278% 371 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 107%
Great: 123%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$76
296GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 77 77 78 78 77 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
48.6% Average
Read 92.3
Write 87.7
Mixed 51.5
SusWrite 76.8
57% 77.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
152% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$59
290GB free
Firmware: CC37
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 73 70 72 72 72 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
39.6% Below average
Read 66.8
Write 62.7
Mixed 51
SusWrite 71.1
46% 62.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
153% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 39.6%
Great: 69%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$72
6.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 89 90 90 90 90 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
57.3% Above average
Read 110
Write 105
Mixed 94.5
SusWrite 88.9
74% 99.7 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
155% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BL8G32C16U4B.M8FE1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 39.6
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 27.7
SC Write 26.8
SC Mixed 38.3
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 113%

 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 42,846 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
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: $853
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