Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 87.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics97.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive74.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150919
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 12 '17 at 18:12
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User ARE-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 i7-4790K-$339
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
87.1% Excellent
SC Int 124
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 127
100% 126 Pts
QC Int 398
QC Float 388
QC Mixed 417
91% 401 Pts
MC Int 625
MC Float 679
MC Mixed 663
98% 656 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Lighting 306
Reflection 280
Parallax 320
96% 302 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 285
Splatting 205
98% 227 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM830 128GB
70GB free
Firmware: CXM05H1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
74.2% Very good
Read 481
Write 307
Mixed 376
86% 388 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 65.1
4K Mixed 20.2
95% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 83
DQ Mixed 62.3
75% 138 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 70%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
903GB free
Firmware: MS2OA800 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 179
Mixed 177
133% 177 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 2.23
4K Mixed 0.2
96% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 101%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB-$126
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
68.9% Good
MC Read 24.6
MC Write 24.9
MC Mixed 21.1
67% 23.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 23
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 73%
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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 678 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $814
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