MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 93.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics54.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive273% 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 II (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200917
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 07 '21 at 17:50
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$305
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Memory 84.4
1-Core 140
2-Core 279
94% 168 Pts
4-Core 552
8-Core 981
96% 766 Pts
64-Core 1,422
95% 1,422 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
54.3% Above average
Lighting 65.9
Reflection 69
Parallax 63.4
53% 66.1 fps
MRender 67
Gravity 69.2
Splatting 62.9
56% 66.4 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 56%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme CT1000P 1TB
679GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1458 1520 1526 1517 1516 1519 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
273% Outstanding
Read 1,526
Write 1,522
Mixed 1,117
SusWrite 1,509
320% 1,418 MB/s
4K Read 61.4
4K Write 173
4K Mixed 69.2
273% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 686
DQ Write 946
DQ Mixed 272
358% 635 MB/s
Poor: 120%
This bench: 273%
Great: 311%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
MC Read 32.8
MC Write 27.1
MC Mixed 35.1
90% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 28
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 38.6
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 72.8
55% 72.8 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 106%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 2,283 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $528
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