MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics49.8% 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 Drive282% 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)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210413
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 10 '21 at 12:25
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 3 3300X-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Memory 82.8
1-Core 142
2-Core 286
95% 170 Pts
4-Core 547
8-Core 793
87% 670 Pts
64-Core 798
54% 798 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$150
CLim: 1244 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.5.1
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
49.8% Average
Lighting 61.9
Reflection 59.7
Parallax 80.5
50% 67.4 fps
MRender 60.3
Gravity 61.9
Splatting 43.8
50% 55.3 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 512GB
410GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM13.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2266 2359 1277 769 720 746 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
282% Outstanding
Read 1,550
Write 2,400
Mixed 1,666
SusWrite 1,356
395% 1,743 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 198
4K Mixed 81
281% 109 MB/s
DQ Read 1,352
DQ Write 920
DQ Mixed 1,156
857% 1,142 MB/s
Poor: 114%
This bench: 282%
Great: 257%
WDC WDS500G2B0A-00SM50 500GB
464GB free
Firmware: 411030WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 461 260 258 256 255 255 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 492
Mixed 385
SusWrite 291
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 40.9
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 54
192% 69.9 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 255
218% 321 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 113%
Great: 116%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$51
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 136 138 138 138 137 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 148
Write 151
Mixed 25.2
SusWrite 137
83% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 3200 2OZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 36.3
96% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 27.8
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 36.2
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 75.5
53% 75.5 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 90%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $894
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