Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop 24%
Workstation 20%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 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 relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 20.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics88.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (99%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display5760 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140530
Uptime9.9 Days
Run DateMar 13 '17 at 10:53
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 99%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
20.8% Poor
SC Int 17.7
SC Float 29.8
SC Mixed 31.2
21% 26.2 Pts
QC Int 105
QC Float 98.5
QC Mixed 101
23% 102 Pts
MC Int 130
MC Float 144
MC Mixed 132
20% 135 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 20.8%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$413
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.66
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Lighting 213
Reflection 243
Parallax 292
75% 249 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 286
Splatting 197
99% 228 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$95
2TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 147
Write 130
Mixed 145
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.25
115% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 99%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$55
159GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
61.1% Good
Read 102
Write 111
Mixed 121
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.2
68% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
28.6% Poor
MC Read 10.3
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 10.3
30% 10.3 GB/s
SC Read 6.7
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 8
22% 7.83 GB/s
Latency 185
22% 185 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 28.6%
Great: 66%
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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 1,569 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 61%
Desktop 77%
Workstation 51%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $827
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