HP 255 G6 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop 14%
Tree trunk
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 10.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is terrible.
Graphics0.67% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive37% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemHP 255 G6 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 8330
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190531
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 15:18
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD E2-9000e APU (2016 M.SR)
Socket FP4, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
10.2% Very poor
Memory 12
1-Core 26
2-Core 30.2
14% 22.7 Pts
4-Core 48.7
8-Core 50.1
7% 49.4 Pts
64-Core 53.7
4% 53.7 Pts
Poor: 12%
This bench: 10.2%
Great: 39%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R2 Graphics
HP(103C 8330) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver:
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
0.67% Terrible
Lighting 2.3
Reflection 5.7
Parallax 3
1% 3.67 fps
MRender 3.3
Gravity 2
Splatting 4.4
1% 3.23 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.67%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk G5 BICS4 500GB
427GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 192 188 213 205 155 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
37% Below average
Read 263
Write 219
Mixed 143
SusWrite 190
46% 204 MB/s
4K Read 8.2
4K Write 16.6
4K Mixed 10.8
35% 11.9 MB/s
DQ Read 99.9
DQ Write 78.6
DQ Mixed 85.8
65% 88.1 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 37%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown ID:0x9B05 CT8G4SFRA266.C4FE 1x8GB
1 of 1 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
18.5% Very poor
MC Read 7.4
MC Write 6.7
MC Mixed 6.4
20% 6.83 GB/s
SC Read 3.8
SC Write 4.8
SC Mixed 6
14% 4.87 GB/s
Latency 385
10% 385 ns
Poor: 8%
This bench: 18.5%
Great: 18%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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System: HP 255 G6 Notebook PC

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