MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 90%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics113% 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.
Boot Drive117% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '20 at 02:02
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
90% Outstanding
Memory 86.3
1-Core 134
2-Core 266
92% 162 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 804
83% 654 Pts
64-Core 1,066
72% 1,066 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 90%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
MSI(1462 3816) ≥ 4GB; MSI Gaming X
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.2.1
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Lighting 440
Reflection 303
Parallax 864
116% 536 fps
MRender 244
Gravity 428
Splatting 375
113% 349 fps
Poor: 100%
This bench: 113%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
CT500MX500SSD4 500GB
263GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 434 458 442 381 396 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 327
Mixed 438
SusWrite 424
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 56.6
189% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 253
194% 262 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 117%
Great: 123%
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
74GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 417 405 402 392 375 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 435
Write 473
Mixed 320
SusWrite 402
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 44.8
165% 64.2 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 180
159% 231 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$28
116GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 128 131 131 131 130 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Read 114
Write 80.2
Mixed 66.7
SusWrite 130
72% 97.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
165% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESBK.M8FE1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
MC Read 34.3
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 35
89% 31.1 GB/s
SC Read 25.7
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 34.1
80% 27.9 GB/s
Latency 71
56% 71 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 41,630 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $853
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