HP Z420 Workstation

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics14.8% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive197% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemHP Z420 Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1589
Memory29.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161017
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 19:46
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Xeon E5-2690 0
CPU0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
75.8% Very good
SC Int 95.4
SC Float 99.8
SC Mixed 95.1
77% 96.8 Pts
QC Int 361
QC Float 358
QC Mixed 356
81% 358 Pts
MC Int 857
MC Float 885
MC Mixed 891
132% 878 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon Pro WX 2100
AMD(1002 0B0C) 2GB
CLim: 1219 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.4
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
14.8% Very poor
Lighting 38.3
Reflection 70.4
Parallax 55.5
14% 54.7 fps
MRender 28.6
Gravity 39.2
Splatting 44.4
16% 37.4 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 14.8%
Great: 15%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 AHCI PCIe M.2 256GB-$135
129GB free
Firmware: BXW2500Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
197% Outstanding
Read 2,013
Write 1,239
Mixed 1,413
344% 1,555 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 95
4K Mixed 22.4
122% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 31.1
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 22.6
43% 81.6 MB/s
Poor: 119%
This bench: 197%
Great: 232%
Kingston HyperX Savage USB 3.1 64GB-$57
51GB free, PID 16b3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
65.7% Good
Read 273
Write 108
Mixed 48.6
144% 143 MB/s
4K Read 7.67
4K Write 0.25
4K Mixed 0.29
47% 2.74 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M391B1G73QH0-YK0 M391B1G73BH0-CK0 M391B1G73BH0-CK0 M391B1G73QH0-YK0 32GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
MC Read 35.8
MC Write 35.1
MC Mixed 32.1
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 11.4
38% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 73
55% 73 ns
Poor: 87%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z420 Workstation Builds (Compare 1,489 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
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System: HP Z420 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $345
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