Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97

Performance Results

Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop 59%
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics30.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive88.5% 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
14 days ago, 7 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140530
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 11 '18 at 01:04
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User EGY-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 i5-4440-$226
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
62.4% Good
SC Int 82.7
SC Float 85.3
SC Mixed 85.1
68% 84.4 Pts
QC Int 217
QC Float 290
QC Mixed 324
63% 277 Pts
MC Int 334
MC Float 336
MC Mixed 341
50% 337 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
Gigabyte(1458 368E) 2GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
30.4% Below average
Lighting 91.2
Reflection 74.7
Parallax 88.8
28% 84.9 fps
MRender 49.1
Gravity 103
Splatting 69.5
32% 74 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 30.4%
Great: 46%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$117
140GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.r Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Read 511
Write 499
Mixed 497
112% 503 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 56.7
4K Mixed 12.6
83% 31.2 MB/s
DQ Read 325
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 11.8
90% 209 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 98%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$68
74GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 158
Mixed 167
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.23
80% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
55.1% Above average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 21.4
MC Mixed 17.5
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 15
SC Mixed 17.7
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 88
45% 88 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 55.1%
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 Z97 Builds (Compare 1,376 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 54%
Desktop 57%
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G1.Sniper Z97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $595
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