HP 255 G3 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 20%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 19.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics2.11% 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.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemHP 255 G3 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 21F7
Memory1.7 GB free of 4 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151104
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 12:31
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD A4-5000 APU
Socket FT1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz, turbo 1.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
19.2% Very poor
SC Int 28.9
SC Float 23.2
SC Mixed 25.4
21% 25.8 Pts
QC Int 116
QC Float 93.5
QC Mixed 102
24% 104 Pts
MC Int 112
MC Float 93
MC Mixed 104
16% 103 Pts
Poor: 12%
This bench: 19.2%
Great: 20%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 8330
HP(103C 21F7) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
2.11% Terrible
Lighting 5.5
Reflection 9.7
Parallax 6.3
2% 7.17 fps
MRender 6.1
Gravity 4
Splatting 7.5
2% 5.87 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.11%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2004)-$45
840GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 97 98 96 95 98 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
55.3% Above average
Read 96
Write 95.9
Mixed 56.7
SusWrite 96.7
63% 86.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5173QH0-YK0 1x4GB
1 of 1 slots used
4GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
17.5% Very poor
MC Read 7.4
MC Write 4.2
MC Mixed 5.7
16% 5.77 GB/s
SC Read 5.3
SC Write 4.3
SC Mixed 6.6
15% 5.4 GB/s
Latency 157
26% 157 ns
Poor: 12%
This bench: 17.5%
Great: 32%
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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 255 G3 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 313 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 21%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: HP 255 G3 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $45
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