MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 154%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 152%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics214% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive38.1% 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 (15%). 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)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime9.9 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 03:00
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing way below expectations (20th 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-$259
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
74% Very good
Memory 69.4
1-Core 122
2-Core 236
80% 142 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 759
74% 590 Pts
64-Core 1,064
71% 1,064 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 74%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$1,200
Nvidia(10DE 1535) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 496.13
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
214% Outstanding
Lighting 280
Reflection 260
Parallax 285
226% 275 fps
MRender 319
Gravity 234
Splatting 168
199% 240 fps
Poor: 195%
This bench: 214%
Great: 258%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$49
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1Z40102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.5 95 255 153 6.3 126 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
38.1% Below average
Read 509
Write 457
Mixed 7.2
SusWrite 106
59% 270 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 0.3
43% 10.3 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 102%
PNY CS900 1TB SSD
252GB free
Firmware: CS900KB3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 313 458 457 456 452 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Read 189
Write 105
Mixed 285
SusWrite 361
53% 235 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 91
4K Mixed 41.1
150% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 203
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 191
158% 225 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$74
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
69.3% Good
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 26.8
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 25.4
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 50: 7R 4G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
50% 67% 21 108 6 144 27.2" 2560 1440 GSM5B9A 27GN950
Typical B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 86,961 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: 68% - Good Total price: $930
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