Toshiba Satellite L840

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming 1%
Tree trunk
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation 0%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 52.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics0.81% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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 (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemToshiba Satellite L840  (all builds)
MotherboardType2 Type2 - Board Product Name1
Memory2.8 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121031
Uptime12 Days
Run DateMay 17 '21 at 20:21
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 33%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-2328M
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 1.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
52.3% Above average
Memory 97.6
1-Core 17.8
2-Core 65.5
44% 60.3 Pts
4-Core 45.3
8-Core 49.2
6% 47.2 Pts
64-Core 98.2
7% 98.2 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V1 1.1/1.2 GHz)
Toshiba(1179 FB50) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver.
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
0.81% Terrible
Lighting 1.3
Reflection 1.7
Parallax 0.5
1% 1.17 fps
MRender 2
Gravity 0.4
Splatting 1.5
0% 1.3 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.81%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST2000LM007-1R8174 2TB
633GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBK2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 30 60 48 58 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
35.8% Below average
Read 70.1
Write 54.9
Mixed 45.8
SusWrite 54.2
42% 56.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.5
120% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 35.8%
Great: 70%
WD My Passport 2627 2TB
699GB free, PID 2627
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 81 82 84 85 85 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
32.4% Below average
Read 8.2
Write 33.6
Mixed 45.7
SusWrite 83.2
67% 42.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 0.3
155% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 32.4%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5773CHS-CK0 M471B5273CH0-CK0 6GB
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
26.7% Poor
MC Read 7.8
MC Write 7.7
MC Mixed 8.7
23% 8.07 GB/s
SC Read 4.8
SC Write 4
SC Mixed 5.4
14% 4.73 GB/s
Latency 47.7
84% 47.7 ns
Poor: 11%
This bench: 26.7%
Great: 53%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Satellite L840 Builds (Compare 117 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop 54%
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

System: Toshiba Satellite L840

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $230
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