HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 42.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics0.91% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive27.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemHP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardQuanta 3628
Memory2.1 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20090910
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJun 22 '18 at 07:18
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core2 Duo P7550
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
42.4% Average
Memory 71.4
1-Core 41
2-Core 81.7
43% 64.7 Pts
4-Core 80.1
8-Core 82.8
11% 81.4 Pts
64-Core 81.6
6% 81.6 Pts
Poor: 25%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 42%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4500
HP(103C 3628) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
0.91% Terrible
Lighting 1.47
Reflection 2.23
Parallax 1.09
1% 1.6 fps
MRender 1.48
Gravity 0.57
Splatting 1.83
1% 1.29 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.91%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$40
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3K87RA Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
27.2% Poor
Read 242
Write 132
Mixed 122
36% 165 MB/s
4K Read 12.4
4K Write 14.5
4K Mixed 2.7
30% 9.85 MB/s
DQ Read 12.5
DQ Write 39.3
DQ Mixed 2.93
9% 18.2 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 27.2%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
4GB SODIMM
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
18.9% Very poor
MC Read 6.9
MC Write 5.2
MC Mixed 5.3
17% 5.8 GB/s
SC Read 6.2
SC Write 5.7
SC Mixed 5.3
16% 5.73 GB/s
Latency 98.2
41% 98.2 ns
Poor: 10%
This bench: 18.9%
Great: 45%

 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 7,204 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $229
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