HP Z420 Workstation

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 25%
Desktop 61%
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (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 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 67.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics17.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive74.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 11 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 Z420 Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1589
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160601
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 07:38
Run Duration316 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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 E5-1620 v2-$345
CPU0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
67.7% Good
SC Int 100
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 102
81% 102 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 327
QC Mixed 320
74% 325 Pts
MC Int 496
MC Float 505
MC Mixed 507
75% 503 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro K4000
HP(103C 079C) 3GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 1404 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 377.11
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
17.9% Very poor
Lighting 46.7
Reflection 37.4
Parallax 58.1
16% 47.4 fps
MRender 42
Gravity 54.8
Splatting 38.2
19% 45 fps
Poor: 16%
This bench: 17.9%
Great: 19%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 500GB-$180
157GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
74.1% Very good
Read 507
Write 257
Mixed 302
78% 355 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 76.4
4K Mixed 25.7
119% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 29.9
DQ Write 79
DQ Mixed 33.6
32% 47.5 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 90%
Generic Flash Disk 8GB
3GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
4.63% Terrible
Read 17.9
Write 4.01
Mixed 4.47
8% 8.81 MB/s
4K Read 4.84
4K Write 0.004
4K Mixed 0.005
18% 1.62 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.63%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT325U7EFR8C-RD 8x2GB
8 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
MC Read 37.6
MC Write 41.1
MC Mixed 38.3
111% 39 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 13.5
SC Mixed 13.3
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 78%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 109%
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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 2,867 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 19%
Desktop 54%
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

System: HP Z420 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $345
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