Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z87

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 61%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics65.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (48%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z87  (all builds)
Memory19.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140424
Uptime4.5 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 21:15
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU 48%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 i7-4771-$337
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
61% Good
SC Int 94.1
SC Float 87.1
SC Mixed 82.1
70% 87.8 Pts
QC Int 332
QC Float 341
QC Mixed 298
73% 324 Pts
MC Int 505
MC Float 540
MC Mixed 523
78% 523 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 61%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1300 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.4.1
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
65.8% Good
Lighting 199
Reflection 155
Parallax 260
68% 204 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 161
Splatting 176
64% 154 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
280GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 74 48 57 65 90 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
52.3% Above average
Read 116
Write 92.2
Mixed 61.2
SusWrite 65.5
62% 83.8 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1.1
199% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
190GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 145 143 145 145 138 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 161
Write 159
Mixed 103
SusWrite 143
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
224% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
168GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 181 176 179 181 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 119
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 179
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 101%
Great: 113%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
79GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 112 115 115 120 119 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 104
Write 97.7
Mixed 32
SusWrite 116
64% 87.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
129% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 105%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
98GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 79 83 81 83 83 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
54.7% Above average
Read 109
Write 103
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 81.8
57% 78.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1866C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/8GX KHX1866C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/8GX 32GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
48.5% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 17.3
MC Mixed 14.9
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 17.6
SC Mixed 15.7
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 78.2
51% 78.2 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 69%
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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 524 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,024
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