HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics2.02% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive68.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemHP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1800
Memory6.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors, 1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130123
Uptime2 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 04:56
Run Duration92 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i7-2670QM-$200
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
56.5% Above average
SC Int 80.1
SC Float 81.2
SC Mixed 80.3
64% 80.5 Pts
QC Int 286
QC Float 295
QC Mixed 279
65% 287 Pts
MC Int 366
MC Float 378
MC Mixed 382
56% 375 Pts
Poor: 18%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V1 1.1/1.2 GHz)
HP(103C 185D) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
2.02% Terrible
Lighting 6.2
Reflection 8.1
Parallax 4.5
2% 6.27 fps
MRender 6.4
Gravity 3.4
Splatting 8.9
4% 6.23 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.02%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$165
310GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 494
Write 399
Mixed 411
97% 435 MB/s
4K Read 18.8
4K Write 44.9
4K Mixed 16.7
74% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 26.7
DQ Write 56.7
DQ Mixed 15.4
19% 32.9 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5273DH0-CH9 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
47.3% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 14.8
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 15.5
42% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 76.2
52% 76.2 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 51%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 2,528 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $296
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