MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 92.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics92.3% 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 Drive94.1% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210203
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateApr 13 '21 at 21:29
Run Duration210 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$236
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
Memory 83.8
1-Core 138
2-Core 273
92% 165 Pts
4-Core 543
8-Core 800
86% 672 Pts
64-Core 792
53% 792 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5600-XT-$300
Ram: 6GB, Driver: 21.3.2
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Lighting 115
Reflection 128
Parallax 168
93% 137 fps
MRender 99.9
Gravity 116
Splatting 85.2
91% 100 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$129
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 187 188 185 185 185 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 394
Mixed 296
SusWrite 190
77% 346 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 42
154% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 159
166% 275 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 116%
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$68
165GB free
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1336 986 987 990 987 988 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
274% Outstanding
Read 2,030
Write 2,234
Mixed 1,771
SusWrite 1,046
398% 1,770 MB/s
4K Read 49.4
4K Write 213
4K Mixed 83
294% 115 MB/s
DQ Read 877
DQ Write 848
DQ Mixed 894
663% 873 MB/s
Poor: 183%
This bench: 274%
Great: 290%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
278GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 492 486 487 487 487 487 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 488
Mixed 456
SusWrite 488
109% 485 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 67.5
219% 78.2 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 363
273% 365 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 135%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
MC Read 41.3
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 37
98% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 27.1
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 35.9
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 91%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $910
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