HP 500-164

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 48%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.2% 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.
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 VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
SystemHP 500-164  (all builds)
MotherboardMSI 2AE0
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20130710
Uptime4.2 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '18 at 06:51
Run Duration99 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD A8-6500 APU-$135
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
48% Average
SC Int 80.8
SC Float 68.6
SC Mixed 74.6
60% 74.7 Pts
QC Int 249
QC Float 210
QC Mixed 236
53% 232 Pts
MC Int 242
MC Float 207
MC Mixed 237
34% 229 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 48%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 8570D
HP(103C 2AE0) 768MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 13.152.1.1000
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
4.2% Terrible
Lighting 12.6
Reflection 16.3
Parallax 15.4
4% 14.8 fps
MRender 5.5
Gravity 12.4
Splatting 11.9
4% 9.93 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.2%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: HP33 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 176
Mixed 124
124% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 0.79
4K Mixed 0.24
72% 0.59 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GU6AFR8A-PB 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
22.6% Poor
MC Read 9.7
MC Write 4.3
MC Mixed 6.8
20% 6.93 GB/s
SC Read 8
SC Write 5.5
SC Mixed 7.8
20% 7.1 GB/s
Latency 83.6
48% 83.6 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 22.6%
Great: 33%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 500-164 Builds (Compare 178 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

System: HP 500-164

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $299
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