HP 550-a114

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 23%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 19.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is terrible.
Graphics1.95% 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.
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 (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemHP 550-a114  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 2B29
Memory3.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151007
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 23 '20 at 02:33
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD A8-6410 APU R5 Graphics
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2 GHz, turbo 2.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
19.3% Very poor
Memory 34.4
1-Core 19.2
2-Core 28.2
19% 27.3 Pts
4-Core 25
8-Core 29.9
4% 27.5 Pts
64-Core 45.8
3% 45.8 Pts
Poor: 25%
This bench: 19.3%
Great: 42%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R5
HP(103C 2B29) 256MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1301.0
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.95% Terrible
Lighting 6.6
Reflection 10.5
Parallax 10.9
2% 9.33 fps
MRender 4.1
Gravity 7.5
Splatting 5.9
2% 5.83 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 1.95%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
774GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 100 134 129 147 136 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 160
Write 150
Mixed 86.5
SusWrite 129
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1.2
196% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B1G73EB0-YK0 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Relative performance (0th percentile)
7.17% Terrible
MC Read 2.5
MC Write 1.5
MC Mixed 1.9
6% 1.97 GB/s
SC Read 3.3
SC Write 2.5
SC Mixed 3.2
8% 3 GB/s
Latency 230
17% 230 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 7.17%
Great: 34%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 550-a114 Builds (Compare 159 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard

System: HP 550-a114

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 16% - Very poor Total price: $120
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