HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics8.24% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive95.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemHP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 181F
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120502
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 05 '20 at 13:10
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3610QM-$390
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
70% Good
Memory 86.1
1-Core 89.7
2-Core 174
70% 117 Pts
4-Core 292
8-Core 440
47% 366 Pts
64-Core 416
28% 416 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 70%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 650M
HP(103C 181D) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 25.21.14.2531
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
8.24% Terrible
Lighting 9.27
Reflection 8.65
Parallax 11
8% 9.64 fps
MRender 12.7
Gravity 11
Splatting 12.3
9% 12 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.24%
Great: 8%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 446 374 375 377 376 362 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Read 476
Write 448
Mixed 408
SusWrite 385
97% 429 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 51.5
4K Mixed 36.3
116% 38.5 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
273% 365 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 128%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B1G73DB0-YK0 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
56.5% Above average
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 20.2
MC Mixed 17.4
57% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 16
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 58%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 3,502 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $231
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