Gigabyte G1.Sniper 3 Review

PC Mark

Gigabyte G1.Sniper 3 Review

PC Mark Vantage

Further demonstrating how well the system works as a unit, PC Mark Vantage gives some excellent results regardless of the CPU speed. Both stock and overclock benchmarks give some very impressive numbers, with the gaming test emphasising that, despite only having a HD7950 behind it, the Sniper 3 still trumps the rest.

 

PC Mark 7

In the newer PC Mark 7 the results are much closer, although still if you're planning to run at stock the Sniper 3 is the one to beat. With the overclock in place though all three of the Gigabyte boards are very tight indeed, although the Sniper does just shade it.

  

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Most Recent Comments

18-06-2012, 16:25:10

dugdiamond
lovely upgrade to the sniper rangeQuote

18-06-2012, 16:25:51

SieB
Love this board, just wish it wasn't so damn expensive. With boards like the GD65 you have to ask if paying over double the price is worth it.Quote

18-06-2012, 16:27:51

dugdiamond
Quote:
Originally Posted by SieB View Post

Love this board, just wish it wasn't so damn expensive. With boards like the GD65 you have to ask if paying over double the price is worth it.
without a doubt that price WILL be half the price..... in 6months

someone has to pay for the nextgen research, that'll be available this xmas Quote

18-06-2012, 16:31:05

Josh Weston
I honestly can't believe how low your volts are for 4.8GHz...Jesus H Christ almighty.

Gigabyte have certainly done something right with this board.

A great review, Tom - looks as though I may have to devote more attention to the Sniper boards from now on.Quote

18-06-2012, 16:34:27

PetrolHead247
I love this board so much, i'd love to have one. Performance wise this looks like the best Z77 board out there atm, and one of the best looking boards tooQuote
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