HP 500-406a

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 72.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics12.2% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemHP 500-406a  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 2AF7
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140718
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 10:25
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
72.4% Very good
SC Int 104
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 104
84% 104 Pts
QC Int 328
QC Float 366
QC Mixed 349
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 546
MC Float 571
MC Mixed 564
84% 561 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 745 (OEM)-$60
HP(103C 6893) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1032 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
12.2% Very poor
Lighting 39.1
Reflection 32.3
Parallax 32
11% 34.5 fps
MRender 23
Gravity 36
Splatting 32.6
13% 30.5 fps
Poor: 11%
This bench: 12.2%
Great: 13%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
2.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: HP51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 139 136 165 154 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 135
Mixed 66.8
SusWrite 151
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B1G73DB0-CK0 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
53.7% Above average
MC Read 19.3
MC Write 20.4
MC Mixed 16.4
53% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 19
SC Mixed 16.4
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 77.3
52% 77.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 500-406a Builds (Compare 14 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

System: HP 500-406a

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $431
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