HP Compaq 500B Microtower

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 27%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 25.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics0.64% 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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 2 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.
SystemHP Compaq 500B Microtower  (all builds)
MotherboardFOXCONN 2A8Ch
Memory1.5 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20100303
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 09:14
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 Pentium E6500-$58
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.95 GHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
25.7% Poor
SC Int 71
SC Float 42.4
SC Mixed 53
44% 55.5 Pts
QC Int 143
QC Float 84.1
QC Mixed 105
25% 111 Pts
MC Int 143
MC Float 80.1
MC Mixed 104
17% 109 Pts
Poor: 14%
This bench: 25.7%
Great: 27%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel G41 Express Chipset
HP(103C 2A8C) 1.2GB
Driver: igdumdx32.dll Ver. 8.15.10.2226
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
0.64% Terrible
Lighting 2
Reflection 1.1
Parallax 2.6
1% 1.9 fps
MRender 1.1
Gravity 1.4
Splatting 2
1% 1.5 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.64%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Maxtor 6L080M0 80GB-$30
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BACE1G10 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
26% Poor
Read 45.2
Write 44.8
Mixed 38.2
32% 42.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 2.48
4K Mixed 0.17
85% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 26%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5673EH1-CH9 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
19.3% Very poor
MC Read 7
MC Write 5.3
MC Mixed 5.5
17% 5.93 GB/s
SC Read 5.8
SC Write 5.5
SC Mixed 5.5
16% 5.6 GB/s
Latency 92.3
43% 92.3 ns
Poor: 14%
This bench: 19.3%
Great: 54%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Compaq 500B Microtower Builds (Compare 151 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 25%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

System: HP Compaq 500B Microtower

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