HP Compaq 8710w

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 26%
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 23.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics1.89% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive43.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory2GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows however a minimum of 4GB is recommended for gaming or any other RAM intensive tasks such as photo/video editing. This system will also be a little more responsive with 4GB of RAM.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 4 months 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.
Run History
4 months ago, 26 days ago.
SystemHP Compaq 8710w  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 30C3
Memory1.3 GB free of 2 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20081125
Uptime41 Days
Run DateNov 13 '19 at 20:31
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core2 Duo T9300-$67
U10, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
23.1% Poor
1-Core 47.7
2-Core 89.6
33% 68.7 Pts
4-Core 89.4
8-Core 89.4
12% 89.4 Pts
64-Core 86.8
6% 86.8 Pts
Poor: 9%
This bench: 23.1%
Great: 23%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro FX 1600M
HP(103C 30C3) 512MB
Driver: nvd3dum.dll Ver.
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
1.89% Terrible
Lighting 7.1
Reflection 12.3
Parallax 2.8
2% 7.4 fps
MRender 11.6
Gravity 4.9
Splatting 6.1
2% 7.53 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.89%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GT 180GB-$395
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 165 163 162 150 36 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
43.4% Average
Read 177
Write 163
Mixed 176
SusWrite 139
37% 164 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 27.8
4K Mixed 23
73% 23.4 MB/s
DQ Read 110
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 111
82% 108 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x2GB
1 of 2 slots used
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
12.8% Very poor
MC Read 4.8
MC Write 4.1
MC Mixed 3.8
12% 4.23 GB/s
SC Read 2.7
SC Write 3.8
SC Mixed 2.3
8% 2.93 GB/s
Latency 162
25% 162 ns
Poor: 8%
This bench: 12.8%
Great: 27%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Compaq 8710w Builds (Compare 55 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 28%
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: HP Compaq 8710w

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 16% - Very poor Total price: $255
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