GIGABYTE G1.Killer Sniper 5 Intel Z87 Motherboard Review


Rightmark Audio Analyzer

RightMark Audio Analyzer

The RightMark Audio Analyzer suite is designed for testing quality of analog and digital paths of any audio devices, be it a sound card, an MP3 player, a consumer CD/DVD player or an acoustic set. The results are obtained by playing and recording test signals passed through the tested audio path by means of frequency analysis algorithms. The latest version of RightMark Audio Analyzer can be found here.

RightMark Audio Analyzer Results

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GIGABYTE G1.Sniper 5 Rightmark Audio Analyzer Test Results

  • GIGABYTE G1.Sniper 5 – Creative Sound Core 3D chip
  • ECS Z87H3-A2X Extreme – Realtek ALC1150+ALC5505 8-channel Hi-Def Audio CODEC

The GIGABYTE G1.Sniper 5 has an overall performance rating of ‘Very Good’ according to Rightmark Audio Analyzer. Many of the subscores were at either Very good or Excellent, the only one that isn’t at that level is the THD + Noise, dB (A) which is sitting at average.