MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics77% 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 Drive202% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 06:18
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 11%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$183
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.15 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Memory 81.4
1-Core 123
2-Core 243
85% 149 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 782
78% 617 Pts
64-Core 1,027
69% 1,027 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
77% Very good
Lighting 95
Reflection 87.8
Parallax 83.6
78% 88.8 fps
MRender 122
Gravity 80
Splatting 77.8
69% 93.2 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 77%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN720 SDAPNTW-256G-1006 256GB
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10110006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 525 498 442 440 439 440 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
202% Outstanding
Read 1,698
Write 1,518
Mixed 1342
SusWrite 464
281% 1,256 MB/s
4K Read 46.5
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 66.6
231% 84.8 MB/s
DQ Read 854
DQ Write 675
DQ Mixed 791
585% 773 MB/s
Poor: 112%
This bench: 202%
Great: 209%
Samsung 870 QVO 1TB-$90
695GB free
Firmware: SVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 480 482 486 486 487 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 489
Mixed 444
SusWrite 482
108% 480 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 51.7
177% 63.5 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 359
DQ Mixed 369
278% 371 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 121%
Great: 129%
WD WD5000LPLX-00ZNTT0 500GB
406GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 136 139 139 139 140 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Read 143
Write 129
Mixed 75.2
SusWrite 138
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.8
168% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK8GX4M2A2400C14 CMK8GX4M2A2400C16 CMK8GX4M2A2400C14 CMK8GX4M2A2400C16 16GB
3200, 3200, 3200, 3200 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 40.6
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 34.4
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 28.3
SC Write 34.1
SC Mixed 28.2
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 78
51% 78 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 103%
Great: 99%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 93%
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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) - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $905
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