HP EliteBook 8730w

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 30%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 24.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics2.44% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive52.4% 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 EliteBook 8730w  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 30EC
Memory4.5 GB free of 6 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 24 '19 at 06:04
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 Core2 Duo T9600-$170
Intel(R) Genuine processor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
24.8% Poor
SC Int 67.4
SC Float 40.4
SC Mixed 51.7
43% 53.2 Pts
QC Int 135
QC Float 77.1
QC Mixed 100
24% 104 Pts
MC Int 137
MC Float 77.6
MC Mixed 101
16% 105 Pts
Poor: 13%
This bench: 24.8%
Great: 25%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3670
HP(103C 30EC) 256MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
2.44% Terrible
Lighting 7.8
Reflection 13.9
Parallax 3.7
2% 8.47 fps
MRender 6.8
Gravity 3.1
Splatting 12.4
3% 7.43 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.44%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 530 Series 240GB-$100
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 190 197 202 206 189 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
52.4% Above average
Read 219
Write 211
Mixed 200
SusWrite 187
46% 204 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 33.3
4K Mixed 24.7
83% 26.7 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 131
102% 140 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6GB
null MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
18.8% Very poor
MC Read 6.8
MC Write 5.2
MC Mixed 5.3
16% 5.77 GB/s
SC Read 5.9
SC Write 5.5
SC Mixed 5.8
16% 5.73 GB/s
Latency 98
41% 98 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 18.8%
Great: 46%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical EliteBook 8730w Builds (Compare 223 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 30%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

System: HP EliteBook 8730w

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