HP 255 G8 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop 75%
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics11.1% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive157% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemHP 255 G8 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 8905
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210607
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 22:38
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 3 5300U Graphics
FP6, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Memory 69.2
1-Core 119
2-Core 235
79% 141 Pts
4-Core 450
8-Core 672
72% 561 Pts
64-Core 644
43% 644 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon Graphics
HP(103C 8905) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 22.9.1
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
11.1% Very poor
Lighting 13
Reflection 10
Parallax 18.5
10% 13.8 fps
MRender 6.9
Gravity 15.9
Splatting 15.3
12% 12.7 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 11.1%
Great: 18%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-256G-1006 256GB
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 216 215 217 218 218 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
157% Outstanding
Read 1,444
Write 905
Mixed 962
SusWrite 248
197% 890 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 88.9
4K Mixed 53.5
175% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 682
DQ Write 633
DQ Mixed 574
454% 630 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 157%
Great: 195%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43DB1-CWE 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
46.6% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 14.8
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 18
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 53%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 35 30 60 15.5" 1280 720 CMN1515
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Workstation 13%
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System: HP 255 G8 Notebook PC

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