Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z87

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop 73%
Workstation 47%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 85.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics41.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive95.3% 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.
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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z87  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141121
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 13:50
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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 i5-4670K-$270
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 111
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 447
QC Float 439
QC Mixed 456
101% 447 Pts
MC Int 447
MC Float 440
MC Mixed 452
67% 447 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
EVGA(3842 2763) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
41.1% Average
Lighting 174
Reflection 69.5
Parallax 111
47% 118 fps
MRender 79.6
Gravity 107
Splatting 68.9
37% 85.1 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme II 480GB-$360
307GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Read 463
Write 458
Mixed 419
100% 447 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 26.1
121% 48.9 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 66
116% 229 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 103%
SanDisk Extreme II 240GB-$149
186GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
Read 467
Write 453
Mixed 460
103% 460 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 94.1
4K Mixed 26.7
118% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 337
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 65.2
113% 223 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63.7% Good
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 19.6
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 21.3
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 63%
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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 Z87 Builds (Compare 468 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 61%
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 52%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z87 - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,166
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