HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 43.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.12% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive62.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
High background CPU (24%). 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 181F
Memory10 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160907
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 06:27
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 i7-3610QM-$219
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
43.5% Average
SC Int 61.9
SC Float 63.3
SC Mixed 63.1
50% 62.8 Pts
QC Int 236
QC Float 240
QC Mixed 209
52% 228 Pts
MC Int 327
MC Float 320
MC Mixed 331
49% 326 Pts
Poor: 26%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
HP(103C 181D) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4252
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
4.12% Terrible
Lighting 12.2
Reflection 19.3
Parallax 8.9
3% 13.5 fps
MRender 11.4
Gravity 6.8
Splatting 17.7
5% 12 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.12%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 240GB-$29
189GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 324 162 219 151 135 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 441
Write 420
Mixed 345
SusWrite 235
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 14.5
4K Write 39.2
4K Mixed 13.1
60% 22.3 MB/s
DQ Read 224
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 47.7
101% 202 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5173DB0-YK0 12GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
47.4% Average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 17.2
MC Mixed 14.9
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 11
SC Mixed 12.1
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 81.6
49% 81.6 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 52%
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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 Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 5,266 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $304
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