HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (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 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 45.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics1.12% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive80.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 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.
SystemHP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1657
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20111005
Uptime7.2 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 19:33
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User EGY-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-2630QM-$199
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2 GHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
45.8% Average
1-Core 66.5
2-Core 140
48% 103 Pts
4-Core 257
8-Core 350
40% 303 Pts
64-Core 352
24% 352 Pts
Poor: 14%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V1 1.1/1.2 GHz)
HP(103C 1657) 3.8GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 8.810.4.1000
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
1.12% Terrible
Lighting 5.8
Reflection 8.2
Parallax 4.4
2% 6.13 fps
MRender 4.9
Gravity 3.4
Splatting 6.7
1% 5 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.12%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme II 240GB-$110
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R131
SusWrite @10s intervals: 363 387 378 358 350 346 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 450
Write 363
Mixed 229
SusWrite 364
79% 351 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 40.8
4K Mixed 23
85% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 154
162% 270 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Nanya NT4GC64B8HG0NS-CG Micron 16JSF51264HZ-1G4D1 8GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
49% Average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 17.6
MC Mixed 15.7
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 14.4
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 72
56% 72 ns
Poor: 5%
This bench: 49%
Great: 49%
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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 11,810 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Below average Total price: $261
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