MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 85.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics44.1% 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 Drive223% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 26 '20 at 06:09
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
85.9% Excellent
Memory 72.2
1-Core 135
2-Core 267
87% 158 Pts
4-Core 534
8-Core 880
90% 707 Pts
64-Core 1,122
75% 1,122 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 446.14
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
44.1% Average
Lighting 116
Reflection 214
Parallax 118
30% 149 fps
MRender 14.7
Gravity 195
Splatting 211
45% 140 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 44.1%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$140
547GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0118C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 961 814 793 834 897 893 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
223% Outstanding
Read 1,852
Write 1,548
Mixed 871
SusWrite 865
286% 1,284 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 181
4K Mixed 54.6
212% 88.9 MB/s
DQ Read 554
DQ Write 843
DQ Mixed 649
505% 682 MB/s
Poor: 189%
This bench: 223%
Great: 380%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$88
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 166 165 171 184 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 166
Mixed 108
SusWrite 168
114% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
214% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 104%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$70
2TB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 70 68 71 76 76 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
42.6% Average
Read 77.4
Write 69.5
Mixed 84
SusWrite 70.5
56% 75.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.8
166% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 85%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$59
461GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 92 89 94 101 101 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
58.4% Above average
Read 110
Write 98.1
Mixed 74
SusWrite 92.8
69% 93.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
198% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.7% Good
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 26.7
72% 25 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 25.6
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 96.4
42% 96.4 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 105%

 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 32,728 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $790
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