HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
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 55.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics2.13% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive58.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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 dv6 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 3388
Memory2.5 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors, 1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111005
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 11:58
Run Duration93 Seconds
Run User ARE-User
Background CPU3%

 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 (93rd percentile)
55.8% Above average
SC Int 75.5
SC Float 77.5
SC Mixed 75.4
61% 76.1 Pts
QC Int 286
QC Float 245
QC Mixed 283
62% 271 Pts
MC Int 360
MC Float 372
MC Mixed 374
55% 369 Pts
Poor: 20%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V1 1.1/1.2 GHz)
HP(103C 3388) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
2.13% Terrible
Lighting 6.2
Reflection 8.2
Parallax 4.5
2% 6.3 fps
MRender 6.4
Gravity 3.4
Splatting 8.9
2% 6.23 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.13%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD370 256GB-$157
54GB free
Firmware: N1114B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Read 488
Write 291
Mixed 365
84% 381 MB/s
4K Read 13.7
4K Write 34.8
4K Mixed 11.3
54% 19.9 MB/s
DQ Read 92.8
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 54.7
58% 93.4 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Elpida EBJ21UE8BFU0-DJ-F Micron 16JSF51264HZ-1G4D1 6GB
1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
39.5% Below average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 12.2
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.4
SC Write 12.8
SC Mixed 12.6
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 74.3
54% 74.3 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 47%
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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 3,965 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 dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $295
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