MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 84.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics98.2% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). 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)
Memory27.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201130
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 16:15
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 11%
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 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$305
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
84.4% Excellent
Memory 81.4
1-Core 142
2-Core 270
92% 164 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 933
86% 700 Pts
64-Core 1,454
98% 1,454 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
98.2% Outstanding
Lighting 112
Reflection 169
Parallax 113
91% 131 fps
MRender 116
Gravity 136
Splatting 120
107% 124 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 409 298 284 202 164 140 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 494
Mixed 420
SusWrite 250
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 58.9
201% 72.4 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 370
278% 371 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 115%
Great: 124%
Toshiba E300 3TB-$116
1.5TB free
Firmware: MZ6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 123 127 126 128 126 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
73.3% Very good
Read 130
Write 124
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 125
73% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
136% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$58
979GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 117 118 119 119 119 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
68% Good
Read 119
Write 119
Mixed 81.9
SusWrite 118
81% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 68%
Great: 85%
SanDisk Ultra Flair USB 3.0 32GB-$6
12GB free, PID 5591
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 27 27 16 10 11 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
22.6% Poor
Read 32.9
Write 26.6
Mixed 28.6
SusWrite 19.5
36% 26.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.3
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 3.9
288% 4.4 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 22.6%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
MC Read 36.9
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 36.6
93% 32.5 GB/s
SC Read 27.8
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 37.7
85% 29.7 GB/s
Latency 77.9
51% 77.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 115%

 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 85%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $888
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