MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 85.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive149% 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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 month ago, 2 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 21 '21 at 18:55
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$297
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
85.7% Excellent
Memory 88.3
1-Core 92.2
2-Core 234
78% 138 Pts
4-Core 446
8-Core 869
81% 657 Pts
64-Core 1,309
88% 1,309 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 471.11
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 174
Reflection 189
Parallax 181
140% 181 fps
Gravity 182
Splatting 128
186% 155 fps
Poor: 116% Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sabrent Rocket NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
111GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RKT343.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 360 351 337 335 325 276 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
149% Outstanding
Read 1,211
Write 1,019
Mixed 1,076
SusWrite 331
203% 909 MB/s
4K Read 36.4
4K Write 87.9
4K Mixed 47.9
163% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 814
DQ Write 515
DQ Mixed 640
484% 657 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 149%
Great: 220%
WDC WDBNCE0010PNC 1TB
519GB free
Firmware: 415000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 347 388 367 370 369 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 376
Write 364
Mixed 282
SusWrite 365
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 65.1
4K Mixed 36.5
123% 43.1 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 216
199% 307 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 117%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2017)-$94
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 66 94 97 100 104 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
36.1% Below average
Read 40
Write 44.7
Mixed 49.2
SusWrite 85.3
41% 54.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.4
107% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$87
858GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 112 115 117 114 117 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 102
Write 114
Mixed 55.2
SusWrite 114
71% 96.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
153% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 41
MC Write 35.6
MC Mixed 33.4
105% 36.7 GB/s
SC Read 25.7
SC Write 39.4
SC Mixed 29.1
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 102%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
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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) - $109

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $937
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