Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics22.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive100% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 21:47
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-4590-$300
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
77.7% Very good
SC Int 109
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 410
QC Float 393
QC Mixed 399
91% 401 Pts
MC Int 411
MC Float 407
MC Mixed 402
61% 407 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1658 MHz, MLim: 1992 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (60 fps cap detected)
22.4% Poor
Lighting 60
Reflection 60
Parallax 60
19% 60 fps
MRender 60
Gravity 60
Splatting 60
25% 60 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 22.4%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$120
130GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 358 352 368 366 370 369 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 454
Write 355
Mixed 302
SusWrite 364
83% 369 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 41.8
151% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 196
176% 265 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 100%
Great: 104%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
661GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 185 185 183 187 187 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 155
Mixed 89.5
SusWrite 186
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
161% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 109%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
59.6% Above average
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 18.3
60% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 17.1
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-G1.Sniper Z97 Builds (Compare 1,712 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $851
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