HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 46.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics7.17% 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 Drive64.1% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemHP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 165A
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111005
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 05:52
Run Duration219 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 i7-2630QM-$199
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
46.6% Average
SC Int 68.3
SC Float 69.8
SC Mixed 68.9
55% 69 Pts
QC Int 220
QC Float 227
QC Mixed 226
51% 224 Pts
MC Int 308
MC Float 309
MC Mixed 308
46% 309 Pts
Poor: 18%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V1 1.1/1.2 GHz)
HP(103C 165A) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
7.17% Terrible
Lighting 25
Reflection 21.5
Parallax 20.5
7% 22.3 fps
MRender 16
Gravity 17.3
Splatting 17.8
7% 17 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 7.17%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 520 Series 180GB-$149
63GB free
Firmware: 400i Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
64.1% Good
Read 463
Write 165
Mixed 234
63% 287 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 56.8
4K Mixed 16.4
96% 34.3 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 137
DQ Mixed 74.6
81% 137 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 76%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
812GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
48.5% Average
Read 75.2
Write 93.4
Mixed 92.5
66% 87 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 2.06
4K Mixed 0.33
88% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351S6BFR8C-H9 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
48.5% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 15.4
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 12.8
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 72.4
55% 72.4 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 48.5%
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 3,325 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: 68% - Good Total price: $280
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