HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
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 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 53%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.97% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 12 years and 1 month 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.
Very high background CPU (86%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemHP ENVY 15 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 229C
Memory5.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20181109
Uptime2.3 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 04:57
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 86%

 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
Intel Core i7-5500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
53% Above average
Memory 75.9
1-Core 73.9
2-Core 95.6
54% 81.8 Pts
4-Core 175
8-Core 185
24% 180 Pts
64-Core 164
11% 164 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 53%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 5500 (Mobile 0.95 GHz)
HP(103C 229C) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
2.97% Terrible
Lighting 3.5
Reflection 2.8
Parallax 4.8
3% 3.7 fps
MRender 4.8
Gravity 3.7
Splatting 5.2
3% 4.57 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.97%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,374
Write 2,180
Mixed 992
340% 1,515 MB/s
4K Read 104
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 114
363% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 608
DQ Write 467
DQ Mixed 485
377% 520 MB/s
Poor: 78% Great: 133%
SanDisk Extreme SSD 1TB
37GB free, PID 558c
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 207 207 274 286 287 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
245% Outstanding
Read 224
Write 179
Mixed 180
SusWrite 244
279% 207 MB/s
4K Read 17.9
4K Write 50.4
4K Mixed 25.9
2,662% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 29.2
DQ Write 73.3
DQ Mixed 38.5
3,911% 47 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 245%
Great: 338%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B1G73QH0-YK0 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
40.9% Average
MC Read 13.1
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 14
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 6.2
SC Write 10.6
SC Mixed 12.5
28% 9.77 GB/s
Latency 88.4
45% 88.4 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 58%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ENVY 15 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 3,365 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop 59%
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

System: HP ENVY 15 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $238
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