HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 15%
Desktop 45%
Workstation 29%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 53.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics6.94% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive58.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemHP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 17FA
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130123
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 15:17
Run Duration248 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 2.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
53.6% Above average
SC Int 74.4
SC Float 76.3
SC Mixed 75.9
60% 75.5 Pts
QC Int 281
QC Float 282
QC Mixed 268
63% 277 Pts
MC Int 329
MC Float 335
MC Mixed 334
50% 333 Pts
Poor: 18%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V1 1.1/1.2 GHz)
HP(103C 185E) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver.
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
6.94% Terrible
Lighting 23.9
Reflection 21.1
Parallax 18
7% 21 fps
MRender 16
Gravity 17.3
Splatting 17.5
7% 16.9 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 6.94%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$60
27GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
58.8% Above average
Read 504
Write 318
Mixed 215
76% 346 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 55
4K Mixed 4.26
58% 25 MB/s
DQ Read 13.2
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 3.56
22% 46.3 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 80%
Seagate BACKUP+ Mac 60GB
19GB free, PID ab25
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
90.7% Outstanding
Read 216
Write 77.2
Mixed 116
151% 136 MB/s
4K Read 8.41
4K Write 13.2
4K Mixed 5.24
659% 8.96 MB/s
DQ Read 8.61
DQ Write 12.2
DQ Mixed 4.51
602% 8.45 MB/s
Poor: 93%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Elpida EBJ41UF8BCS0-DJ-F 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
48.6% Average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 17.1
MC Mixed 15.5
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 15
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 48.6%
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 dv6 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 4,699 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation 19%

System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $285
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