HP EliteBook 840 G3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 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 46.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics4.06% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive47.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (60%). 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
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemHP EliteBook 840 G3  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 8079
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161101
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 24 '21 at 15:56
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User PAK-User
Background CPU 60%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 2.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
46.4% Average
Memory 65.4
1-Core 53.1
2-Core 152
52% 90.2 Pts
4-Core 152
8-Core 203
23% 177 Pts
64-Core 208
14% 208 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
HP(103C 8079) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4568
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
4.06% Terrible
Lighting 5
Reflection 2.7
Parallax 4.9
4% 4.2 fps
MRender 4.5
Gravity 5.1
Splatting 7.9
4% 5.83 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.06%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD8SN8U-256G-1006 256GB
208GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X4120006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 160 164 158 160 159 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
47.6% Average
Read 328
Write 239
Mixed 219
SusWrite 162
53% 237 MB/s
4K Read 8.3
4K Write 34.6
4K Mixed 10.5
44% 17.8 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 204
166% 236 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 90%
Lexar USB Flash Drive 32GB
29GB free, PID 0cd1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 24 26 26 26 27 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
25.9% Poor
Read 102
Write 27.9
Mixed 47.6
SusWrite 28.3
59% 51.5 MB/s
4K Read 5.1
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
80% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 25.9%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43CB1-CRC 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
37.9% Below average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 11
37% 13 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 13.1
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 113
36% 113 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 37.9%
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 3,574 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: HP EliteBook 840 G3

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