HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 48.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics1.18% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive63% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1657
Memory2.2 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111005
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 05 '19 at 01:06
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User KWT-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-2630QM-$199
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
48.6% Average
1-Core 72.6
2-Core 141
50% 107 Pts
4-Core 272
8-Core 350
41% 311 Pts
64-Core 349
23% 349 Pts
Poor: 15%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V1 1.1/1.2 GHz)
HP(103C 1657) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
1.18% Terrible
Lighting 6
Reflection 8.1
Parallax 4.4
2% 6.17 fps
MRender 6.2
Gravity 3.3
Splatting 8.7
1% 6.07 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.18%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 240GB
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 237 235 35 68 59 36 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
63% Good
Read 431
Write 290
Mixed 316
SusWrite 112
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 50.3
4K Mixed 23.2
90% 31.8 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 288
DQ Mixed 53.7
98% 191 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 63%
Great: 101%
SanDisk Ultra 123GB
14GB free, PID 558a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 20 20 20 15 15 14 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
18.4% Very poor
Read 74
Write 16
Mixed 24.3
SusWrite 17
35% 32.8 MB/s
4K Read 6.2
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 1.2
91% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 18.4%
Great: 33%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT325S6BFR8C-H9 Samsung M471B5273CH0-CH9 6GB
1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
40% Average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 13.9
MC Mixed 12.2
38% 13.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 12.4
SC Mixed 12.2
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 72.6
55% 72.6 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 40%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 12,333 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 37% - Below average Total price: $275
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