HP Pavilion Gaming Desktop 690-00xx

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics42.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 Gaming Desktop 690-00xx  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 843B
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190527
Uptime5.5 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 08:41
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9400F How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-8400-$172
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Memory 92.9
1-Core 118
2-Core 234
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 663
73% 564 Pts
64-Core 664
44% 664 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$230
Asus(1043 8787) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2220 MHz, MLim: 3556 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
42.2% Average
Lighting 163
Reflection 165
Parallax 18.9
43% 116 fps
MRender 73.6
Gravity 166
Splatting 164
42% 134 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SK hynix BC501 HFM256GDJTNG-8310A 256GB
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 957
Write 612
Mixed 770
173% 779 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 52.8
180% 64.1 MB/s
DQ Read 568
DQ Write 711
DQ Mixed 619
473% 633 MB/s
Poor: 77% Great: 161%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$27
210GB free
Firmware: HPH4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 144 144 131 138 133 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 191
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 138
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
133% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1G43TB1-CTD 859B BLS8G4D26BFSBK.8FD 16GB
2666, 2666 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
86.7% Excellent
MC Read 33.6
MC Write 34.3
MC Mixed 25.4
89% 31.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 32.1
SC Mixed 26
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
Poor: 82%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Pavilion Gaming Desktop 690-00xx Builds (Compare 2,548 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion Gaming Desktop 690-00xx

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $276
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