Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z170-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 86.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics73.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive276% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
SystemGigabyte G1.Sniper Z170
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z170-CF  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 00:34
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$273
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
86.9% Excellent
Memory 91.6
1-Core 126
2-Core 227
87% 148 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 627
70% 536 Pts
64-Core 650
44% 650 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$230
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.08
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
73.5% Very good
Lighting 294
Reflection 232
Parallax 268
77% 265 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 249
Splatting 178
74% 227 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$84
304GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 866 822 822 822 825 824 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
276% Outstanding
Read 1,918
Write 1,684
Mixed 1,348
SusWrite 830
323% 1,445 MB/s
4K Read 68.9
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 91.3
311% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1,245
DQ Write 1,118
DQ Mixed 1,174
882% 1,179 MB/s
Poor: 199%
This bench: 276%
Great: 326%
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
42GB free
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 308 419 441 311 312 305 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 429
Mixed 349
SusWrite 349
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 45.3
163% 61.9 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 255
217% 317 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 106%
Great: 111%
Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD 2.5" 500GB-$39
211GB free
Firmware: HPDA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 95 97 97 97 97 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
48.1% Average
Read 71.5
Write 71.5
Mixed 55.9
SusWrite 96.2
54% 73.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.4
84% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 63%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$107
86GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 101 101 100 100 100 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
66.2% Good
Read 129
Write 107
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 101
66% 91.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2
368% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$104
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
68% Good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 25.5
MC Mixed 19.6
67% 23.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 27.3
SC Mixed 20.5
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 68%
Great: 79%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-G1.Sniper Z170-CF Builds (Compare 181 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z170-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $688
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