HP EliteBook 840 G3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (4th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 96 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 extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 19.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is terrible.
Boot Drive14.7% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (99%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemHP EliteBook 840 G3  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 8079
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20220402
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 26 '23 at 01:40
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 99%

 PC Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6600U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
19.4% Very poor
Memory 26.1
1-Core 11
2-Core 22.2
14% 19.8 Pts
4-Core 70
8-Core 94.7
10% 82.3 Pts
64-Core 94
6% 94 Pts
Poor: 18%
This bench: 19.4%
Great: 58%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSDSCKGF240A5H REF 240GB
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LY8i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 112 113 118 108 88 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
14.7% Very poor
Read 90.2
Write 69.5
Mixed 54.9
SusWrite 111
18% 81.3 MB/s
4K Read 3.1
4K Write 7
4K Mixed 4.2
14% 4.77 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 14.7%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43CB1-CTD 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
36.2% Below average
MC Read 13.7
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 14.3
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 0.5
SC Write 2.5
SC Mixed 1.6
4% 1.53 GB/s
Latency 279
14% 279 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 84%

 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 8 5 0 0" 1280 720
Typical EliteBook 840 G3 Builds (Compare 3,585 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

System: HP EliteBook 840 G3

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