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 (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 86%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive272% 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.
Run History
12 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190917
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 08 '19 at 21:04
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$228
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
86% Excellent
Memory 71.4
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
88% 159 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 876
90% 707 Pts
64-Core 1,110
74% 1,110 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 86%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$110
915GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1542 1553 1556 1558 1558 1399 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
272% Outstanding
Read 1,426
Write 1,546
Mixed 1,072
SusWrite 1,528
314% 1,393 MB/s
4K Read 58.5
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 80.4
282% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 628
DQ Write 914
DQ Mixed 269
344% 604 MB/s
Poor: 130%
This bench: 272%
Great: 260%
Corsair Flash Voyager USB 3.0 32GB-$88
15GB free, PID 1a03
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 36 36 36 36 36 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
15.4% Very poor
Read 38.5
Write 35.7
Mixed 36.2
SusWrite 35.6
50% 36.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.9
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0
28% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 15.4%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$78
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.3% Good
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 26.9
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 25.8
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 98.2
41% 98.2 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 107%

 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 47,766 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $860
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