HP EliteBook 8470p

Performance Results

Gaming 55%
Desktop 47%
Workstation 28%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 39.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics80.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 5 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemHP EliteBook 8470p  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 179B
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130131
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 03 '17 at 04:09
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-3320M-$199
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
39.5% Below average
1-Core 63.9
2-Core 132
46% 98.1 Pts
4-Core 205
8-Core 214
28% 210 Pts
64-Core 218
15% 218 Pts
Poor: 23%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 48%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
HP(103C 179B) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
2.48% Terrible
Lighting 13.2
Reflection 87.7
Parallax 9.7
4% 36.9 fps
MRender 11.2
Gravity 7.4
Splatting 19.2
2% 12.6 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.48%
Great: 3%
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$480
EVGA(3842 4998) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1582 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Lighting 347
Reflection 303
Parallax 390
91% 347 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 300
Splatting 202
81% 231 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$224
219GB free
Firmware: EXM0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 524
Write 497
Mixed 511
114% 511 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 62.8
4K Mixed 39.1
128% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 166
178% 296 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 107%
Great: 126%
HGST Travelstar 7K750 2.5" 500GB-$41
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JF3O Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
34.3% Below average
Read 70
Write 49.5
Mixed 68.9
48% 62.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.15
4K Mixed 0.23
74% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 34.3%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GS6AFR8A-PB 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
51.8% Above average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 19.5
MC Mixed 17
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 15.8
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 86.9
46% 86.9 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical EliteBook 8470p Builds (Compare 4,707 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation 16%

System: HP EliteBook 8470p

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 20% - Very poor Total price: $499
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