HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-ec1xxx

Performance Results

Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop 61%
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics7.48% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive148% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemHP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-ec1xxx  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 87B1
Memory3 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201104
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 21 '21 at 11:32
Run Duration217 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 4600H
FP6, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Memory 67.5
1-Core 57
2-Core 183
57% 103 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 686
68% 542 Pts
64-Core 830
56% 830 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 8 4000 (iGPU)
HP(103C 87B1) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver:
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
7.48% Terrible
Lighting 5.8
Reflection 30
Parallax 8.1
5% 14.6 fps
MRender 5.4
Gravity 14.7
Splatting 16.2
11% 12.1 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 7.48%
Great: 18%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SK hynix PC711 HFS256GDE9X073N 256GB
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 426 405 411 393 412 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
148% Outstanding
Read 1,002
Write 903
Mixed 870
SusWrite 419
179% 799 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 58.2
171% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 744
DQ Write 505
DQ Mixed 613
461% 621 MB/s
Poor: 146%
This bench: 148%
Great: 295%
914GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 142 143 143 145 145 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 47% Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 4ATF1G64HZ-3G2E2 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
36.4% Below average
MC Read 14.7
MC Write 11.2
MC Mixed 12.3
36% 12.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 10.7
SC Mixed 10.1
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 107
37% 107 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 36.4%
Great: 45%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 17: 2R 2G 1B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
17% 24% 21 105 4 144 15.5" 1536 864 AUO2992
History: Score 19: 2R 3G 0B | Score 17: 2R 2G 1B
Typical Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-ec1xxx Builds (Compare 7,079 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 15%
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Desktop 77%
Workstation 14%
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System: HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-ec1xxx

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