HP Z420 Workstation

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 72.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics3.44% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 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
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161017
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 11:10
Run Duration93 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 0-$345
CPU0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
72.1% Very good
SC Int 96.1
SC Float 97.9
SC Mixed 97.4
78% 97.1 Pts
QC Int 344
QC Float 377
QC Mixed 364
82% 362 Pts
MC Int 481
MC Float 496
MC Mixed 498
74% 492 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 220
MSI(1462 1910) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
3.44% Terrible
Lighting 10.3
Reflection 14
Parallax 4.5
2% 9.6 fps
MRender 13.3
Gravity 7.5
Splatting 9
4% 9.93 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.44%
Great: 4%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 1.5TB (2009)-$79
192GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 92.6
Write 81.2
Mixed 83.4
65% 85.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 0.99
4K Mixed 0.35
78% 0.61 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 57%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 9KSF25672AZ-1G6K1 8x2GB
8 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
87.1% Excellent
MC Read 32
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 32.1
97% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 12.1
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 88%
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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 2,495 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

System: HP Z420 Workstation

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