HP Pavilion 17 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 43.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.25% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 99% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
SystemHP Pavilion 17 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 2294
Memory9.5 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 03 '19 at 00:57
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 32%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-5200U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
43.9% Average
1-Core 83.4
2-Core 142
54% 113 Pts
4-Core 199
8-Core 201
27% 200 Pts
64-Core 199
13% 199 Pts
Poor: 25%
This bench: 43.9%
Great: 44%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 5500 (Mobile 0.95 GHz)
HP(103C 2294) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.3960
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
4.25% Terrible
Lighting 15.5
Reflection 14.8
Parallax 21.1
4% 17.1 fps
MRender 13.3
Gravity 14.9
Splatting 23.7
4% 17.3 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.25%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
866GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 97 105 96 105 108 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 106
Write 110
Mixed 52.7
SusWrite 101
68% 92.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5173QH0-YK0 Hynix HMT41GS6AFR8A-PB 12GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
40.7% Average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 11.8
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 12.4
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 76.5
52% 76.5 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Pavilion 17 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 4,500 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion 17 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $55
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