MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics104% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive227% 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 (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200422
Uptime9.2 Days
Run DateJun 19 '21 at 00:23
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 above expectations (74th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Memory 87.7
1-Core 137
2-Core 273
94% 166 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 829
81% 649 Pts
64-Core 1,089
73% 1,089 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Gigabyte(1458 3FDA) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing below potential (48th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
104% Outstanding
Lighting 125
Reflection 116
Parallax 143
101% 128 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 123
Splatting 107
106% 137 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 104%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$142
656GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 823 1170 1256 1269 1259 1185 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
227% Outstanding
Read 1,510
Write 1386
Mixed 1,284
SusWrite 1,160
300% 1,335 MB/s
4K Read 64.1
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 86.7
288% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 64.5
DQ Write 161
DQ Mixed 90.8
76% 106 MB/s
Poor: 224%
This bench: 227%
Great: 365%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$69
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OABS0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 173 169 177 173 170 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 193
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 169
102% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
157% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
MC Read 37.6
MC Write 27.1
MC Mixed 37.9
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 28.6
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 39.4
90% 31.6 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 60 29.5" 1280 720 SPT0C0D C305W-2560UN
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Gaming
Gaming 91%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $926
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