MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics34.5% 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 Drive127% 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 23 '20 at 16:28
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$309
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
85% Excellent
1-Core 139
2-Core 250
93% 194 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 823
78% 631 Pts
64-Core 1,452
97% 1,452 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 85%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
34.5% Below average
Lighting 137
Reflection 84.2
Parallax 126
36% 116 fps
MRender 81.3
Gravity 129
Splatting 86.8
35% 99 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 443 476 476 342 339 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 487
Mixed 437
SusWrite 424
105% 464 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 61.9
207% 72.5 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 370
278% 372 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 127%
Great: 129%
Hitachi HDS721010DLE630 1TB-$150
599GB free
Firmware: MS2OA5R0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 132 128 142 138 143 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Read 174
Write 170
Mixed 40
SusWrite 135
94% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
111% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3466C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
68.5% Good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 18.4
MC Mixed 26.7
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 25.4
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 99.4
40% 99.4 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 114%
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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 16,237 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
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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