MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics103% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive104% 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 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateApr 09 '21 at 13:26
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$322
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Memory 84
1-Core 142
2-Core 280
94% 169 Pts
4-Core 447
8-Core 814
79% 630 Pts
64-Core 1,076
72% 1,076 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.3.2
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
103% Outstanding
Lighting 124
Reflection 171
Parallax 191
100% 162 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 135
Splatting 96.4
106% 116 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 103%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB-$70
346GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 392 302 273 295 295 294 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 487
Mixed 358
SusWrite 308
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 93.1
4K Mixed 46.8
165% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 254
211% 303 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
1TB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 192 193 191 191 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 141
Mixed 65.8
SusWrite 192
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 2.7
453% 3.03 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 106%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$93
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3600 MHz clocked @ 1800 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
MC Read 37.6
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 36.8
96% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 28.1
SC Write 26.6
SC Mixed 37.3
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 73.4
54% 73.4 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 115%

 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 77,564 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) - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $939
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