HP h8-1421ef

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 15%
Desktop 49%
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics5.95% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
SystemHP h8-1421ef  (all builds)
MotherboardPEGATRON 2AD5
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20120925
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 00:39
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i7-3770-$309
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
69.6% Good
SC Int 99.4
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 102
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 319
QC Float 336
QC Mixed 334
75% 330 Pts
MC Int 502
MC Float 496
MC Mixed 510
75% 502 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 7570
Device(1B0A 90BD) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
5.95% Terrible
Lighting 20.9
Reflection 17.5
Parallax 18.6
6% 19 fps
MRender 11.9
Gravity 15.8
Splatting 12.7
6% 13.5 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 5.95%
Great: 7%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$82
642GB free
Firmware: HP64 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 112
Write 102
Mixed 106
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.31
92% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Nanya NT4GC64B8HG0NF-DI 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
56.9% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 19.8
MC Mixed 17.5
56% 19.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 17.9
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical h8-1421ef Builds (Compare 5 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 16%
Desktop 63%
Workstation 39%
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System: HP h8-1421ef

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $394
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