MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 87.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics34.9% 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 Drive92.3% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJan 18 '21 at 13:40
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Memory 79.7
1-Core 130
2-Core 255
87% 155 Pts
4-Core 514
8-Core 790
83% 652 Pts
64-Core 1,073
72% 1,073 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
34.9% Below average
Lighting 44.7
Reflection 41.7
Parallax 39.7
36% 42 fps
MRender 37.4
Gravity 42.4
Splatting 27.9
34% 35.9 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 480GB-$138
354GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 317 205 117 110 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 464
Mixed 349
SusWrite 202
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 92.7
4K Mixed 41.6
150% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 141
150% 250 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 91%
Hitachi HDS5C1010CLA382 1TB
926GB free
Firmware: JC4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 110 113 114 113 113 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 118
Write 91.2
Mixed 58.5
SusWrite 113
70% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
124% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
MC Read 34.8
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 33.8
88% 30.9 GB/s
SC Read 24.6
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 33
78% 27.2 GB/s
Latency 81.2
49% 81.2 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 86.3%
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 64,226 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) - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $854
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