HP 290 G3 Small Form Factor PC

Performance Results

Gaming 7%
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Desktop 79%
Workstation 7%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics3.03% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive150% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 years ago, 2 years ago.
SystemHP 290 G3 Small Form Factor PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 8768
Memory3.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200608
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 20 '21 at 17:57
Run Duration332 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i5-10500-$160
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Memory 86.9
1-Core 134
2-Core 265
89% 162 Pts
4-Core 492
8-Core 834
81% 663 Pts
64-Core 1,051
65% 1,051 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
HP(103C 8768) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
3.03% Terrible
Lighting 5.6
Reflection 7.4
Parallax 7.1
5% 6.7 fps
MRender 0
Gravity 0.1
Splatting 0.1
0% 0.07 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 3.03%
Great: 6%
Drive BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS0V23
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 224 364 456 623 205 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
150% Outstanding
Read 1,090
Write 793
Mixed 759
SusWrite 335
166% 744 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 72.9
4K Mixed 50.8
166% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 782
DQ Write 757
DQ Mixed 791
588% 777 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 150%
Great: 187%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Hynix HMA81GU6DJR8N-VK 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
34.5% Below average
MC Read 13.8
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 9.2
32% 11.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 10.1
SC Mixed 11.7
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 70.6
57% 70.6 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 51%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 54: 9R 2G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
54% 38% 37 77 48 60 18.5" 1366 768 ACI19F2 ASUS VS197
History: Score 2: 0R 0G 2B | Score 14: 0R 1G 11B | Score 1: 0R 0G 1B | Score 54: 9R 2G 3B
Typical 290 G3 Small Form Factor PC Builds (Compare 92 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 9%
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Desktop 76%
Workstation 8%
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System: HP 290 G3 Small Form Factor PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $160
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