MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics52.8% 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 Drive265% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime2.5 Days
Run DateMay 16 '21 at 22:48
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User BGD-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$215
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Memory 85.8
1-Core 128
2-Core 253
88% 156 Pts
4-Core 471
8-Core 762
78% 617 Pts
64-Core 996
67% 996 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
MSI(1462 3903) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
52.8% Above average
Lighting 72.4
Reflection 64.3
Parallax 62.6
58% 66.4 fps
MRender 98.5
Gravity 49.9
Splatting 43.5
46% 64 fps
Poor: 125%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$60
119GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 572 378 353 354 350 344 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
265% Outstanding
Read 2,478
Write 1,925
Mixed 1,587
SusWrite 392
355% 1,596 MB/s
4K Read 64.7
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 91.8
308% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1,009
DQ Write 1,044
DQ Mixed 1,123
818% 1,059 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 265%
Great: 289%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$109
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 160 163 168 169 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 172
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 164
95% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.5
132% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 109%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$109
2TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 179 182 182 185 174 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Read 154
Write 168
Mixed 34.1
SusWrite 181
97% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.5
131% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$83
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 34.7
88% 31 GB/s
SC Read 24.5
SC Write 22.8
SC Mixed 33.3
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 71.4
56% 71.4 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 90%
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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: 69% - Good Total price: $894
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