MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 87.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics90.2% 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 Drive115% 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 (17%). 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)
Memory8.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateMar 03 '21 at 16:26
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 17%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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-$234
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Memory 82
1-Core 136
2-Core 266
90% 161 Pts
4-Core 499
8-Core 824
84% 662 Pts
64-Core 1,086
73% 1,086 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2097 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Lighting 116
Reflection 117
Parallax 108
93% 113 fps
MRender 97.1
Gravity 109
Splatting 105
86% 104 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 267 267 248 255 269 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 487
Mixed 386
SusWrite 284
93% 415 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 58
198% 69.6 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 357
DQ Mixed 371
278% 370 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 115%
Great: 125%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
451GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 177 179 179 180 179 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 166
Mixed 88.5
SusWrite 179
115% 158 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.3
255% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
Hitachi HDT721050SLA360 500GB-$66
172GB free
Firmware: ST3OA31B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 76 78 78 78 78 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
48.8% Average
Read 92.3
Write 93
Mixed 47.5
SusWrite 77.7
57% 77.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 62%
Generic Flash Disk 16GB
4GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.6 4.7 8 6 7.8 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
4.79% Terrible
Read 15.9
Write 1
Mixed 10
SusWrite 6.4
10% 8.32 MB/s
4K Read 4.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
17% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.79%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$77
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
MC Read 34.8
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 34.8
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.2
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 33.8
79% 27.5 GB/s
Latency 77
52% 77 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 108%

 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 69,405 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $904
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