MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 90%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics99.3% 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 Drive280% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). 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)
Memory8.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 22:37
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$260
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
90% Outstanding
Memory 85.5
1-Core 126
2-Core 256
88% 156 Pts
4-Core 507
8-Core 933
90% 720 Pts
64-Core 1,471
99% 1,471 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 90%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6650-XT
XFX(1EAE 6502) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 22.8.2
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
99.3% Outstanding
Lighting 110
Reflection 142
Parallax 232
89% 161 fps
MRender 216
Gravity 122
Splatting 181
111% 173 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$80
228GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 854 665 659 656 634 608 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
280% Outstanding
Read 2,497
Write 2,227
Mixed 1,729
SusWrite 679
398% 1,783 MB/s
4K Read 62.5
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 84.7
285% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1,252
DQ Write 980
DQ Mixed 1,107
831% 1,113 MB/s
Poor: 199%
This bench: 280%
Great: 340%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$46
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 195 193 185 205 189 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 190
Mixed 78.4
SusWrite 193
116% 159 MB/s
4K Read 2.5
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
126% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 105%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
84.9% Excellent
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 25.9
MC Mixed 33.1
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 25.2
SC Write 26
SC Mixed 33.5
81% 28.2 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 119%

 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 36 30 144 27" 1920 1080 SPT0AB8 Sceptre L27
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Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 90%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $904
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