HP Compaq dc5700 Microtower

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 36.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
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.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 4GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 12 years 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 (42%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemHP Compaq dc5700 Microtower  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 0A60h
Memory1.2 GB free of 4.00098 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20060831
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 23 '21 at 17:24
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User EGY-User
Background CPU 42%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core2 6300-$70
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.85 GHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
36.5% Below average
Memory 65.7
1-Core 24.8
2-Core 51
34% 47.2 Pts
4-Core 45.4
8-Core 51.5
6% 48.5 Pts
64-Core 56.2
4% 56.2 Pts
Poor: 23%
This bench: 36.5%
Great: 41%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST3160815AS 160GB-$30
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.CHF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.3 28 36 33 26 47 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
11.9% Very poor
Read 12.3
Write 3.5
Mixed 6.3
SusWrite 29.3
9% 12.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
17% 0.1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 11.9%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 37GB
null MHz
2048, 1024, 1024, 33792 MB
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
14.8% Very poor
MC Read 4.6
MC Write 4.6
MC Mixed 4.6
13% 4.6 GB/s
SC Read 3.2
SC Write 4.1
SC Mixed 3.7
10% 3.67 GB/s
Latency 112
36% 112 ns
Poor: 9%
This bench: 14.8%
Great: 22%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: HP Compaq dc5700 Microtower

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