HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation 20%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 45.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.01% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive46.6% 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 dm4 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1812
Memory2.7 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130121
Uptime4.9 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 17:42
Run Duration91 Seconds
Run User AZE-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 i5-3210M-$155
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
45.2% Average
SC Int 81.9
SC Float 83.3
SC Mixed 81.9
66% 82.4 Pts
QC Int 202
QC Float 202
QC Mixed 204
46% 202 Pts
MC Int 200
MC Float 202
MC Mixed 204
30% 202 Pts
Poor: 25%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
HP(103C 1812) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
4.01% Terrible
Lighting 12.1
Reflection 13.9
Parallax 8.8
3% 11.6 fps
MRender 10.3
Gravity 6.7
Splatting 17.7
4% 11.6 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.01%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
45GB free
Firmware: 608ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 259
Write 230
Mixed 236
54% 242 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 44.6
4K Mixed 9.31
63% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 23.3
DQ Write 158
DQ Mixed 11.1
32% 64.2 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT325S6CFR8C-PB Micron 16KTF51264HZ-1G6M1 6GB
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
48.1% Average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 15
47% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 15.2
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 72.6
55% 72.6 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 48.1%
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 dm4 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 529 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation 17%

System: HP Pavilion dm4 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $310
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