MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics19.3% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive96.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime3 Days
Run DateJan 18 '20 at 20:29
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$211
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
86.2% Excellent
1-Core 123
2-Core 246
87% 184 Pts
4-Core 493
8-Core 764
80% 628 Pts
64-Core 1,026
69% 1,026 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-Ti-$110
Gigabyte(1458 36CA) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1333 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
19.3% Very poor
Lighting 70.1
Reflection 45.9
Parallax 65.7
18% 60.6 fps
MRender 53.5
Gravity 69.8
Splatting 40.2
19% 54.5 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 19.3%
Great: 21%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$51
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 334 171 172 164 164 162 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 487
Mixed 400
SusWrite 194
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 72.5
4K Mixed 44.7
157% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 363
273% 363 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 124%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$90
250GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 54 55 56 57 56 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
30.4% Below average
Read 49.7
Write 52.2
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 55.8
38% 51.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 30.4%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$68
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
87.5% Excellent
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 35.3
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 24.6
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 31.9
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 109%
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 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 16,389 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $849
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