HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 55.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics2.11% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive69.5% 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.
SystemHP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1802
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130123
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 15:36
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
55.2% Above average
SC Int 75.5
SC Float 75.2
SC Mixed 75.9
60% 75.5 Pts
QC Int 261
QC Float 278
QC Mixed 278
62% 272 Pts
MC Int 358
MC Float 375
MC Mixed 366
55% 366 Pts
Poor: 20%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V1 1.1/1.2 GHz)
HP(103C 165B) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
2.11% Terrible
Lighting 6.1
Reflection 8.2
Parallax 4.4
2% 6.23 fps
MRender 6.4
Gravity 3.4
Splatting 8.8
2% 6.2 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.11%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba HG6 256GB
15GB free
Firmware: JURA0101 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 449
Write 274
Mixed 394
83% 373 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 47
4K Mixed 29.4
94% 32.4 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 91.3
DQ Mixed 62.9
61% 98.8 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 111%
WD Blue 2.5" 500GB-$43
394GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 96.3
Write 76.9
Mixed 87.9
66% 87.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.17
76% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5273DH0-CH9 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
48.2% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 16.8
MC Mixed 15.5
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 15.3
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 72.9
55% 72.9 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 48.2%
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 2,013 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: $295
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