HP 500B Microtower

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 51.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics75% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemHP 500B Microtower  (all builds)
MotherboardFOXCONN 2A8C
Memory1.4 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100812
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '21 at 22:47
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core2 Quad Q9650-$155
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
51.9% Above average
Memory 68.1
1-Core 55.9
2-Core 111
49% 78.5 Pts
4-Core 207
8-Core 217
29% 212 Pts
64-Core 214
14% 214 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
PNY(196E 1347) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 4000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
75% Very good
Lighting 94.8
Reflection 92.7
Parallax 98.6
77% 95.4 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 83.3
Splatting 74.7
73% 96.6 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240GB
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4004RL
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,906
Write 27.7
Mixed 43.1
137% 659 MB/s
4K Read 288
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 2
440% 97.2 MB/s
Poor: 33% Great: 56%
PNY CS900 240GB-$28
167GB free
Firmware: CS900E12
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,130
Write 29
Mixed 60.1
154% 740 MB/s
4K Read 301
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 4.1
462% 102 MB/s
Poor: 49% Great: 96%
Toshiba DT01ABA300 3TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: MZ6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 140 128 100 118 111 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
73.5% Very good
Read 140
Write 137
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 116
77% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.4
112% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5673FH0-CF8 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
23.2% Poor
MC Read 8.3
MC Write 7
MC Mixed 7.2
21% 7.5 GB/s
SC Read 6.9
SC Write 7.2
SC Mixed 7.7
21% 7.27 GB/s
Latency 106
38% 106 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 23.2%
Great: 44%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 500B Microtower Builds (Compare 481 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 1%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 20%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 1%
Tree trunk

System: HP 500B Microtower

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $80
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