MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics104% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive40.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 30 '21 at 22:03
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$210
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
81% Excellent
Memory 84.6
1-Core 117
2-Core 229
83% 144 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 728
72% 572 Pts
64-Core 1,001
67% 1,001 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 81%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$400
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.2.3
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 124
Reflection 110
Parallax 202
100% 145 fps
MRender 93.2
Gravity 143
Splatting 77.2
109% 104 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 104%
Great: 102%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 240GB-$35
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 350 94 99 59 115 104 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
40.8% Average
Read 493
Write 429
Mixed 422
SusWrite 137
83% 370 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 7.1
4K Mixed 0.4
48% 12.1 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 96%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
320GB free
Firmware: 0708
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 127 127 127 128 128 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
58.4% Above average
Read 78
Write 137
Mixed 110
SusWrite 125
84% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.7
176% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 66%
HGST Travelstar 7K750 2.5" 500GB-$64
20GB free
Firmware: JF3OA0E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 73 73 72 73 72 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
42.1% Average
Read 73.9
Write 77.7
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 72.6
50% 68 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
125% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 43.3
MC Write 37.7
MC Mixed 35.3
111% 38.8 GB/s
SC Read 27.8
SC Write 35.1
SC Mixed 28.1
87% 30.3 GB/s
Latency 72.5
55% 72.5 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 109 5 72 23.5" 1920 1080 SAM0D2C C24F390
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Gaming
Gaming 91%
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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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