MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 83.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive280% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200917
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateMay 06 '21 at 16:06
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$269
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
Memory 69.6
1-Core 141
2-Core 280
89% 164 Pts
4-Core 523
8-Core 1,004
94% 764 Pts
64-Core 1,450
97% 1,450 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
54.7% Above average
Lighting 66.6
Reflection 69.3
Parallax 63.8
54% 66.6 fps
MRender 67.4
Gravity 69.5
Splatting 64.2
56% 67 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 56%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme CT1000P 1TB
883GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1481 1511 1519 1514 1516 1515 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
280% Outstanding
Read 1,539
Write 1,504
Mixed 1,120
SusWrite 1,509
319% 1,418 MB/s
4K Read 61.3
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 82.7
290% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 695
DQ Write 935
DQ Mixed 274
358% 635 MB/s
Poor: 124%
This bench: 280%
Great: 295%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
68.6% Good
MC Read 29
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 26.5
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 25.8
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 2,866 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $553
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