Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z87

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 85%, 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 Drive86% 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)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141121
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 01:01
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 114
89% 112 Pts
QC Int 455
QC Float 436
QC Mixed 447
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 438
MC Float 437
MC Mixed 450
66% 441 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 85%
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 173
Reflection 69.2
Parallax 111
46% 118 fps
MRender 79.6
Gravity 107
Splatting 68.9
37% 85.2 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
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Read 460
Write 444
Mixed 397
97% 434 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 56.4
4K Mixed 23.8
89% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 67.2
117% 231 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 103%
SanDisk Extreme II 240GB-$149
185GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
86% Excellent
Read 466
Write 449
Mixed 409
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 59.1
4K Mixed 22.8
89% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 66.7
110% 214 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 86%
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 (96th percentile)
63.2% Good
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 19.5
61% 21.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 21.3
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 63.2%
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
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

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

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