HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop vs System76 Serval WS

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 The HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop is a 15-inch gaming laptop with a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). We are comparing it to the System76 Serval WS, which comes with a 15-inch display at a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). 

HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop

HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop, Intel Core i5-9300H, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650, 12GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Windows 10 (15-dk0041nr, Black)

  • Fast and easy multitasking: experience high-grade Graphics and processing power that meets your gaming and multitasking needs for the latest games including Fortnight, PUBG, and Overwatch
  • Advanced thermal Management: optimized thermal design and IR sensor keeps your laptop cool to the touch, without affecting acoustics
  • Fast Processor: 9th Generation intel(r) core(tm) i5-9300h Processor, quad-core, 2.4GHz up to 4.1GHz with Intel's) Turbo Boost
  • Realistic graphics: nvidia(r) geforce(r) GTX 1650 (4 GB GDDR5 dedicated). enjoy new levels of gaming realism and performance with real-time ray-tracing technologies. Vr/mr ready. 15.6-Inch diagonal FHD IPS Anti-Glare micro-edge WLED-backlit Display (1920x1080) with 60Hz refresh rate
  • Memory and storage: 12 GB DDR4-2400 SDRAM (upgradable with 2 accessible Memory Slots), and Fast boot-up, file transfer and a snappier experience with the internal 256 GB pcie(r) nvme(tm) M.2 Solid State Drive
  • Bios recovery and protection: automatically checks the health of your PC, protects against unauthorized access, secures local storage and recovers itself from boot-up issues
  • Ports: USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C(tm), 3 USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A, RJ-45, HDMI, headphone-microphone combo
  • Battery life: up to 8 hours and 30 minutes (mixed usage); up to 8 hours (video playback); up to 5 hours and 30 minutes (wireless streaming)
  • Thin and light (unpackaged): 14.17 inches (W) x 10.08 inches (D) x 0.92 inch (H); 4.92 pounds
  • Operating System and Warranty: Windows 10 Home and 1-Year Limited hardware warranty with 24-hour, 7 days a week Web support when shipped from and sold by Amazon.Com and not a third party seller

$798.00

System76 Serval WS

  • 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen Desktop CPUs
  • NVIDIA GeForce Graphics
  • Up to 64 GB of Memory
  • Up to 4 TB NVMe Storage
HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop System76 Serval WS
Screen Size 15-inch 15-inch
Screen Resolution 1920x1080 (Full HD) 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Screen Info 15.6” FHD (1920x1080) Matte Finished, 120 Hz
Storage 256GB NVMe SSD 2 x M.2 (SATA or PCIe NVMe), 1 x 2.5" 7mm height drive, Up to 8 TB total
Operating System Windows 10 Home Pop!_OS Linux
Memory Installed 12 64
Notes

Battery
Removable 6 cell Smart Lithium-Ion battery pack 62Wh

Charger Dependent on Graphics:
GTX 1660 Ti: 180 Watts, AC-in 100~240V, 50~60Hz
RTX 2070: 230 Watts, AC-in 100~240V, 50~60Hz

Graphics Card Comparison

GPU Score

GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Serval WS)
5487 points
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
(System76 Serval WS)
2403 points
GeForce GTX 1650
(HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop)
1231 points

Video RAM

GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Serval WS)
8 GB
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
(System76 Serval WS)
6 GB
GeForce GTX 1650
(HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop)
4 GB

Memory Bandwidth

GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Serval WS)
448 GB/s
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
(System76 Serval WS)
288 GB/s
GeForce GTX 1650
(HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop)
157.4 GB/s

Pixel Rate

GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Serval WS)
92.16 GP/s
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
(System76 Serval WS)
76.32 GP/s
GeForce GTX 1650
(HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop)
65.6 GP/s

Texel Rate

GeForce RTX 2070
(System76 Serval WS)
207.4 GT/s
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
(System76 Serval WS)
152.6 GT/s
GeForce GTX 1650
(HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop)
114.8 GT/s

Processor Comparison

Gigatransfers Per Second

Total number of data transfers in one second (Threads x Clock Speed)
Ryzen 9 PRO 3900
(System76 Serval WS)
74.4 GT/s
Ryzen 7 3700X
(System76 Serval WS)
57.6 GT/s
Ryzen 5 3600
(System76 Serval WS)
43.2 GT/s
Core i5-9300H
(HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop)
19.2 GT/s

Turbo Gigatransfers Per Second

Total number of data transfers in one second, if all cores are running at their turbo speed (Threads x Turbo Clock Speed)
Ryzen 9 PRO 3900
(System76 Serval WS)
103.2 GT/s
Ryzen 7 3700X
(System76 Serval WS)
70.4 GT/s
Ryzen 5 3600
(System76 Serval WS)
50.4 GT/s
Core i5-9300H
(HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop)
32.8 GT/s

Threads

Ryzen 9 PRO 3900
(System76 Serval WS)
24 Threads
Ryzen 7 3700X
(System76 Serval WS)
16 Threads
Ryzen 5 3600
(System76 Serval WS)
12 Threads
Core i5-9300H
(HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop)
8 Threads

Core Speed

Ryzen 5 3600
(System76 Serval WS)
3.6 MHz
Ryzen 7 3700X
(System76 Serval WS)
3.6 MHz
Ryzen 9 PRO 3900
(System76 Serval WS)
3.1 MHz
Core i5-9300H
(HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop)
2.4 MHz

Turbo Speed

Ryzen 7 3700X
(System76 Serval WS)
4.4 MHz
Ryzen 9 PRO 3900
(System76 Serval WS)
4.3 MHz
Ryzen 5 3600
(System76 Serval WS)
4.2 MHz
Core i5-9300H
(HP Pavilion Gaming 15-Inch Laptop)
4.1 MHz