HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 41.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.17% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
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 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 4 months 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemHP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 17FA
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130123
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 18:50
Run Duration94 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-2670QM-$200
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
41.5% Average
SC Int 57.3
SC Float 57.7
SC Mixed 57.7
46% 57.6 Pts
QC Int 208
QC Float 207
QC Mixed 206
47% 207 Pts
MC Int 288
MC Float 296
MC Mixed 297
44% 294 Pts
Poor: 20%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V1 1.1/1.2 GHz)
HP(103C 185E) 3.8GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 8.882.2.3000
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
2.17% Terrible
Lighting 6.9
Reflection 8.8
Parallax 4.5
2% 6.73 fps
MRender 6.2
Gravity 3.4
Splatting 8.9
2% 6.17 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.17%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
254GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BA3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
38.8% Below average
Read 71.3
Write 63.8
Mixed 67.9
51% 67.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.29
69% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B1G73EB0-YK0 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
46% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 15.1
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 11.1
SC Mixed 12.4
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 79.7
50% 79.7 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 46%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC Builds (Compare 7,507 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $263
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