MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 89.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics81.4% 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 Drive171% 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 11 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)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210927
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 10:11
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$330
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Memory 80.5
1-Core 127
2-Core 269
88% 159 Pts
4-Core 532
8-Core 938
92% 735 Pts
64-Core 1,539
103% 1,539 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
EVGA(3842 1996) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1601 MHz, MLim: 1817 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 496.49
Performing below potential (62nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81.4% Excellent
Lighting 100
Reflection 121
Parallax 107
81% 109 fps
MRender 103
Gravity 102
Splatting 93.8
82% 99.5 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 89%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57DA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 263 245 256 269 267 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
171% Outstanding
Read 1,562
Write 600
Mixed 258
SusWrite 272
146% 673 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 63.6
205% 73.1 MB/s
DQ Read 841
DQ Write 387
DQ Mixed 569
434% 599 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 171%
Great: 206%
3 1TB SSD 1TB
169GB free
Firmware: T0910A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 404 413 130 4.9 5.2 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
73.9% Very good
Read 512
Write 435
Mixed 350
SusWrite 226
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 73.9
4K Mixed 21.9
99% 39 MB/s
DQ Read 105
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 26.9
76% 155 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 99%
3 1TB SSD 1TB
160GB free
Firmware: R1108A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 32 20 19 26 6.7 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
32.9% Below average
Read 385
Write 94.8
Mixed 14.3
SusWrite 21.4
28% 129 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 8.3
4K Mixed 0.5
48% 12.4 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 8
DQ Mixed 0.3
19% 51.2 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 32.9%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 2666 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 33.4
MC Write 20.2
MC Mixed 32.4
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 24.9
SC Write 19.8
SC Mixed 33
74% 25.9 GB/s
Latency 79.5
50% 79.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80.7%
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 12 10 165 27" 1280 720 ACR074F KG271 P
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 85%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $962
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