HP 255 G8 Notebook PC

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (10th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 90 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 39.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics2.22% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive88.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
SystemHP 255 G8 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 87D1
Memory3.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201224
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 09:18
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User GEO-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3500U
FP5, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
39.2% Below average
Memory 37.8
1-Core 63.4
2-Core 126
42% 75.7 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 386
38% 302 Pts
64-Core 426
29% 426 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon Vega 8 Graphics
HP(103C 87D1) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.10.24
Relative performance (0th percentile)
2.22% Terrible
Lighting 2.7
Reflection 2.8
Parallax 3.7
2% 3.07 fps
MRender 2.9
Gravity 2.8
Splatting 2.3
2% 2.67 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 2.22%
Great: 13%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kbg40znv256g KIOXIA 256GB
206GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HP00AE00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 287 284 284 282 280 283 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Read 302
Write 268
Mixed 293
SusWrite 283
65% 287 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 66.1
4K Mixed 40.3
141% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 422
DQ Write 282
DQ Mixed 472
320% 392 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 216%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6DJR8N-XN 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
36.9% Below average
MC Read 15.6
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 13.1
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 7.5
SC Write 7.1
SC Mixed 9.9
23% 8.17 GB/s
Latency 213
19% 213 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 54%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 255 G8 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 99 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

System: HP 255 G8 Notebook PC

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