HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 51.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics1.63% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 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 1656
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111005
Uptime4.2 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 16:45
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 way above expectations (95th percentile)
51.8% Above average
SC Int 70.9
SC Float 74.3
SC Mixed 73.1
58% 72.8 Pts
QC Int 221
QC Float 219
QC Mixed 257
53% 232 Pts
MC Int 340
MC Float 352
MC Mixed 355
52% 349 Pts
Poor: 16%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 52%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V1 1.1/1.2 GHz)
HP(103C 1656) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
1.63% Terrible
Lighting 0.2
Reflection 8.4
Parallax 4.5
0% 4.37 fps
MRender 6.5
Gravity 3.4
Splatting 8.9
2% 6.27 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.63%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HTS547564A9E384 640GB
551GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JEDOA50A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 64 61 61 65 63 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
37% Below average
Read 65.8
Write 65.7
Mixed 37.1
SusWrite 63
42% 57.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
95% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 37%
Great: 48%
TOSHIBA USB FLASH DRIVE 16GB
14GB free, PID 6545
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 25.3
Write 12.8
Mixed 4.2
15% 14.1 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
10% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 4% Great: 23%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 16JTF51264HZ-1G4H1 16JSF51264HZ-1G4D1 8GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
47.9% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 17.3
MC Mixed 14.7
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 12.8
SC Mixed 14.3
40% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 12%
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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $267
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