MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics97.5% 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 Drive292% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20231014
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '24 at 08:31
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X-$154
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Memory 93.5
1-Core 173
2-Core 340
109% 202 Pts
4-Core 667
8-Core 926
100% 797 Pts
64-Core 1,134
70% 1,134 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 108%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-$229
Asus(1043 8816) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 551.23
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97.5% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 115
Parallax 118
103% 120 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 103
Splatting 89.2
87% 110 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 106%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$35
397GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1052 832 843 840 843 842 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
292% Outstanding
Read 2,538
Write 2,356
Mixed 1,819
SusWrite 876
424% 1,897 MB/s
4K Read 58.5
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 79.2
257% 87.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,412
DQ Write 1,155
DQ Mixed 1,241
941% 1,269 MB/s
Poor: 178%
This bench: 292%
Great: 355%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
179GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 420 311 308 307 304 302 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 491
Mixed 420
SusWrite 325
98% 435 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 52.5
178% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 367
277% 371 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 112%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
95% Outstanding
MC Read 40.8
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 35.5
96% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 31
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 37.4
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 95%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 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 72 60 144 23.8" 1280 720 AOC2402 24G2W1G4
Typical B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 18,844 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 98%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $806
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