HP Z420 Workstation

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics64.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive64.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 14:28
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
68.8% Good
SC Int 87.8
SC Float 93.6
SC Mixed 86.3
71% 89.2 Pts
QC Int 326
QC Float 346
QC Mixed 357
78% 343 Pts
MC Int 478
MC Float 494
MC Mixed 497
73% 490 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
MSI(1462 3161) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
64.3% Good
Lighting 206
Reflection 175
Parallax 194
62% 192 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 186
Splatting 119
66% 152 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
161GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
64.7% Good
Read 366
Write 303
Mixed 265
69% 311 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 55.5
4K Mixed 20.3
97% 34.3 MB/s
DQ Read 37.4
DQ Write 85.9
DQ Mixed 21.6
28% 48.3 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
623GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
75.4% Very good
Read 124
Write 139
Mixed 108
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.12
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.32
125% 1.25 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 9JSF25672AZ-1G6M1 4x2GB
4 of 8 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
78.8% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 33.5
MC Mixed 27.7
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 13.4
SC Mixed 11.9
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 87%
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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 1,968 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
Workstation 39%
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System: HP Z420 Workstation

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