HP EliteBook 840 G3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 52.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.8% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive83.3% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB 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.
Very high background CPU (65%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 96% 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.
Run History
SystemHP EliteBook 840 G3  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 8079
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191031
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateMar 12 '20 at 07:42
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU 65%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6300U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
52.5% Above average
Memory 70.2
1-Core 56.3
2-Core 154
55% 93.3 Pts
4-Core 203
8-Core 205
28% 204 Pts
64-Core 202
14% 202 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
HP(103C 8079) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6472
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
4.8% Terrible
Lighting 5.97
Reflection 6.85
Parallax 5.5
5% 6.1 fps
MRender 5.14
Gravity 5.3
Splatting 11.7
3% 7.38 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.8%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVLV256HCHP-000H1 256GB
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV72H0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 267 282 279 269 291 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Read 693
Write 292
Mixed 241
SusWrite 276
83% 376 MB/s
4K Read 9
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 7.5
78% 39.7 MB/s
DQ Read 514
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 356
270% 372 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 152%
Seagate ST500LM021-1KJ152 500GB
406GB free
Firmware: 0002LIM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 128 134 131 133 135 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 134
Write 108
Mixed 60.1
SusWrite 132
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
145% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43BB1-CRC 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
37.4% Below average
MC Read 14
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 10.6
36% 12.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 12.1
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 43%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical EliteBook 840 G3 Builds (Compare 1,897 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: HP EliteBook 840 G3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $195Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Crucial MX500 250GB $34
Intel Core i5-9400F $165Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i5-10600K $268Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $190Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $50
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $64SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback