HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 51.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics3.66% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive43.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
CPU throttled at 91% 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
SystemHP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1448
Memory2 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20100914
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 18 '21 at 12:19
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU0%
CPU Throttled 91%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7 Q 720-$220
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.6 GHz, turbo 1.45 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
51.2% Above average
Memory 81
1-Core 34.2
2-Core 69.6
43% 61.6 Pts
4-Core 120
8-Core 161
18% 140 Pts
64-Core 177
12% 177 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6500M
HP(103C 1448) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
3.66% Terrible
Lighting 5
Reflection 6
Parallax 4.3
4% 5.1 fps
MRender 5.4
Gravity 3.7
Splatting 4.9
3% 4.67 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.66%
Great: 4%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS500G2B0A-00SM50 500GB
119GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 411030WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 157 124 163 140 158 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
43.3% Average
Read 217
Write 202
Mixed 179
SusWrite 149
42% 187 MB/s
4K Read 18.4
4K Write 38.5
4K Mixed 23.7
79% 26.9 MB/s
DQ Read 14.7
DQ Write 25.5
DQ Mixed 17.2
14% 19.1 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351S6BFR8C-H9 1x4GB
1 of 2 slots used
4GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
24.1% Poor
MC Read 8.7
MC Write 6.7
MC Mixed 6.7
21% 7.37 GB/s
SC Read 7.9
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 7.1
22% 7.67 GB/s
Latency 78.6
51% 78.6 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 24.1%
Great: 29%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 6,926 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $235
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