MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics12.7% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive39.3% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200917
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 18:06
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Memory 68.2
1-Core 130
2-Core 237
81% 145 Pts
4-Core 437
8-Core 793
77% 615 Pts
64-Core 993
67% 993 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7950-$290
PwrHis(1787 2316) 3GB
CLim: 800 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 21.5.2
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
12.7% Very poor
Lighting 0.2
Reflection 29.8
Parallax 45.3
0% 25.1 fps
MRender 26
Gravity 35.4
Splatting 20.1
27% 27.2 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 12.7%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS900 120GB-$25
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS900P13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 71 38 47 41 35 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
39.3% Below average
Read 458
Write 201
Mixed 236
SusWrite 63.3
53% 239 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 16.4
4K Mixed 10.5
23% 9.17 MB/s
DQ Read 93.6
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 198
156% 207 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 88%
SSD 256GB
104GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 100 100 100 100 101 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 460
Write 148
Mixed 357
SusWrite 148
62% 278 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 69
4K Mixed 34.3
133% 45.9 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 216
192% 287 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 94%
Seagate ST9160310AS 160GB-$63
128GB free
Firmware: 0303
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 39 39 42 48 49 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
30.7% Below average
Read 64.7
Write 50
Mixed 31.8
SusWrite 42.3
35% 47.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.5
93% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 30.7%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
66.2% Good
MC Read 28
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 25.6
68% 23.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 17.3
SC Mixed 23.8
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 106
38% 106 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 25: 3R 2G 4B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
25% 10% 92 254 176 60 20.1" 1680 1050 SAM021E SyncMaster
History:
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 33%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II (MS-7C02)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $582
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