MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics80.7% 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 Drive94.9% 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory7.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 28 '21 at 16:32
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 29%
Watch Gameplay: Vega-56 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$249
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
73.3% Very good
Memory 66.2
1-Core 129
2-Core 240
81% 145 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 719
73% 575 Pts
64-Core 931
62% 931 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$436
CLim: 1590 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.11.2
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.7% Excellent
Lighting 96.9
Reflection 107
Parallax 150
78% 118 fps
MRender 90.3
Gravity 106
Splatting 74.3
84% 90.3 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 96%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$105
612GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 387 372 376 385 364 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
Read 415
Write 391
Mixed 375
SusWrite 378
88% 390 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 70.9
4K Mixed 37.1
124% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 307
248% 349 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$83
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
62.3% Good
MC Read 24.9
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 25
64% 22.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 16.4
SC Mixed 21.3
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 111
36% 111 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 103%

 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 68,958 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: 70% - Very good Total price: $891
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