HP Z420 Workstation

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 68.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics36.9% 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 Drive84.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemHP Z420 Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1589
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140325
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 14:56
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
68.3% Good
SC Int 99.2
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 98.5
80% 99.5 Pts
QC Int 316
QC Float 327
QC Mixed 330
74% 324 Pts
MC Int 506
MC Float 512
MC Mixed 510
76% 509 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
Asus(1043 847A) 2GB
CLim: 1228 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
36.9% Below average
Lighting 97.9
Reflection 77.3
Parallax 119
33% 98.1 fps
MRender 84.5
Gravity 116
Splatting 76
40% 92.3 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MTFDDAK128MAY-1AH1ZABHA 128GB
40GB free
Firmware: M504 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 494
Write 350
Mixed 408
93% 418 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 92.7
4K Mixed 26.9
128% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 30.2
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 41.9
53% 89.2 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
Read 160
Write 140
Mixed 164
117% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.83
4K Mixed 0.33
90% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 9JSF25672AZ-1G9K1 4x2GB
4 of 8 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
MC Read 35
MC Write 37.8
MC Mixed 34.6
102% 35.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 14.4
SC Mixed 12.6
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 82%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 101%
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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 1,413 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
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Desktop
Desktop 61%
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Workstation
Workstation 43%
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System: HP Z420 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $443
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