MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 91.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics18.6% 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 Drive309% 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.
Very high background CPU (38%). 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 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 28 '20 at 18:17
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
Memory 83.3
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
92% 163 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 853
89% 696 Pts
64-Core 1,136
76% 1,136 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-Ti-$110
CLim: 1396 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
18.6% Very poor
Lighting 22
Reflection 19.6
Parallax 22.3
18% 21.3 fps
MRender 25.9
Gravity 24.1
Splatting 17.9
20% 22.6 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 18.6%
Great: 20%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$85
281GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2292 796 788 804 793 805 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
309% Outstanding
Read 2,658
Write 2,464
Mixed 1,890
SusWrite 1,046
451% 2,015 MB/s
4K Read 68.1
4K Write 176
4K Mixed 93.8
316% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,001
DQ Write 811
DQ Mixed 929
689% 914 MB/s
Poor: 217%
This bench: 309%
Great: 338%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$40
126GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 497 497 386 287 290 295 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 495
Mixed 472
SusWrite 375
105% 465 MB/s
4K Read 49
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 65.4
221% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 373
281% 375 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 129%
Great: 129%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
MC Read 36.2
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 35.4
91% 31.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.8
SC Write 24.4
SC Mixed 35.7
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 74.6
54% 74.6 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 109%

 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 59,284 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $851
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