HP EliteBook 8740w

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (16th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 84 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 33.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics4.27% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemHP EliteBook 8740w  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1520
Memory24.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151110
Uptime2 Days
Run DateOct 23 '19 at 02:09
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7 X 920-$259
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2 GHz, turbo 2.15 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
33.3% Below average
1-Core 59.2
2-Core 106
40% 82.3 Pts
4-Core 160
8-Core 198
24% 179 Pts
64-Core 193
13% 193 Pts
Poor: 9%
This bench: 33.3%
Great: 47%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5870
HP(103C 1520) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
4.27% Terrible
Lighting 21
Reflection 13.1
Parallax 19.4
6% 17.8 fps
MRender 10.1
Gravity 15.7
Splatting 12.8
4% 12.9 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.27%
Great: 8%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron_M500_MTFDDAK960MA 960GB
607GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 74 21 434 171 172 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR3
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
35.2% Below average
MC Read 10.6
MC Write 12.5
MC Mixed 11.1
33% 11.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 11
SC Mixed 12.4
31% 11 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 35.2%
Great: 117%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical EliteBook 8740w Builds (Compare 575 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

System: HP EliteBook 8740w

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