MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 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 85.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics100% 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.
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)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 20 '21 at 18:57
Run Duration214 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 2070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3800X-$335
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Memory 69.5
1-Core 141
2-Core 281
89% 164 Pts
4-Core 544
8-Core 951
94% 747 Pts
64-Core 1,437
96% 1,437 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 85.5%
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: 472.12
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
100% Outstanding
Lighting 121
Reflection 116
Parallax 128
98% 122 fps
MRender 178
Gravity 119
Splatting 105
103% 134 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 100%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra 3D 500GB-$54
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61170RL
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 389
Write 475
Mixed 156
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 42.8
168% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 235
DQ Mixed 287
219% 300 MB/s
Poor: 70% Great: 118%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2017)-$80
254GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 105 103 101 103 107 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
45.6% Average
Read 55.4
Write 79.9
Mixed 65.6
SusWrite 104
56% 76.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
51% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 89%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2017)-$80
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 144 147 147 147 146 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 90.7
Write 142
Mixed 66.8
SusWrite 144
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
80% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$77
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
67.6% Good
MC Read 28.4
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 26.1
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 24.9
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 32: 3R 4G 5B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
32% 15% 82 332 268 60 27" 1920 1080 HPN354A HP 27fw
History: Score 13: 1R 2G 2B | Score 32: 3R 4G 5B
Typical B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 86,775 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $921
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