Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics60.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive83.4% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97  (all builds)
Memory4.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140530
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 11 '18 at 02:28
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$365
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
SC Int 129
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 106
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 421
QC Float 426
QC Mixed 412
95% 419 Pts
MC Int 630
MC Float 675
MC Mixed 655
98% 653 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$330
EVGA(3842 2976) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
60.7% Good
Lighting 188
Reflection 173
Parallax 190
58% 184 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 176
Splatting 108
63% 144 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 120GB-$82
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 186 115 114 108 111 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 377
Write 355
Mixed 272
SusWrite 163
65% 292 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 36.8
151% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 198
172% 253 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 95%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
571GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 125 129 127 123 127 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Read 157
Write 131
Mixed 80
SusWrite 126
90% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
207% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 107%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$87
37GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 58 56 55 56 56 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 78.8
Write 72.8
Mixed 53.5
SusWrite 56.4
48% 65.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
145% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
27.4% Poor
MC Read 8.7
MC Write 8.9
MC Mixed 7.8
24% 8.47 GB/s
SC Read 7.4
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 8.2
22% 7.9 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 27.4%
Great: 34%
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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 1,791 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: 76% - Very good Total price: $774
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HDDRAMUSB
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