MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 93.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics98% 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 Drive121% 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)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 22:00
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
Watch Gameplay: 5700-XT + 3700X How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3800X-$340
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Memory 83.4
1-Core 142
2-Core 284
95% 170 Pts
4-Core 552
8-Core 948
94% 750 Pts
64-Core 1,469
99% 1,469 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$390
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
98% Outstanding
Lighting 381
Reflection 291
Parallax 683
100% 452 fps
MRender 226
Gravity 367
Splatting 353
98% 315 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 98%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
74GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 466 451 385 300 274 257 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 488
Mixed 457
SusWrite 356
102% 453 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 59.4
201% 72.3 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 359
DQ Mixed 367
277% 370 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 121%
Great: 134%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$59
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 143 143 144 143 144 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Read 154
Write 131
Mixed 86.5
SusWrite 143
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
MC Read 31.3
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 31.9
82% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 24.9
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 31.6
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 74.4
54% 74.4 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80.8%
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 42,854 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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