HP EliteBook 840 G3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 38.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics6.45% 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 Drive62.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemHP EliteBook 840 G3  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 8079
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170608
Uptime2.3 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 20:08
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6300U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
38.4% Below average
1-Core 83.4
2-Core 152
56% 118 Pts
4-Core 232
8-Core 234
32% 233 Pts
64-Core 238
16% 238 Pts
Poor: 25%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 40%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
HP(103C 8079) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4483
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
6.45% Terrible
Lighting 17.4
Reflection 21.2
Parallax 16.4
5% 18.3 fps
MRender 12.7
Gravity 15.6
Splatting 26.6
7% 18.3 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.45%
Great: 8%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mtfddav2 56TBN-1AR15ABHA 256GB
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 297 181 136 143 138 135 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
62.2% Good
Read 402
Write 260
Mixed 303
SusWrite 171
64% 284 MB/s
4K Read 15.3
4K Write 61
4K Mixed 25.8
88% 34 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 146
DQ Mixed 75.8
85% 146 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6MFR8N-UH Kingston 9905624-007.A00G 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
61.2% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 23.8
MC Mixed 19.4
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 21.7
SC Mixed 17.9
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 81.9
49% 81.9 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 73%
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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 840 G3 Builds (Compare 2,777 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

System: HP EliteBook 840 G3

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