HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-dk1xxx

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics44.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive68.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemHP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-dk1xxx  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 8742
Memory3 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210108
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 07:59
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 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 i5-10300H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Memory 80.9
1-Core 118
2-Core 245
83% 148 Pts
4-Core 398
8-Core 403
55% 400 Pts
64-Core 477
32% 477 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650
HP(103C 8742) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 27.21.14.6230
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
44.3% Average
Lighting 59
Reflection 53
Parallax 49.2
48% 53.7 fps
MRender 60.7
Gravity 48
Splatting 42.3
40% 50.3 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 43%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVLQ256HAJD-000H1 256GB
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS4NFXV
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 70 68 66 68 66 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
68.7% Good
Read 732
Write 82.7
Mixed 125
SusWrite 68.3
54% 252 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 59.5
4K Mixed 31.9
104% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 34.9
DQ Write 78.8
DQ Mixed 32.4
32% 48.7 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 188%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1G44AB0-CWE 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
24.7% Poor
MC Read 8.7
MC Write 7.1
MC Mixed 6.3
21% 7.37 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 6.9
SC Mixed 10.4
26% 8.97 GB/s
Latency 79
51% 79 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 24.7%
Great: 44%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-dk1xxx Builds (Compare 1,609 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-dk1xxx

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