HP Z420 Workstation

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics48.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive103% 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.
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
Memory28.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180710
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateMar 15 '19 at 03:32
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 above expectations (64th percentile)
69.5% Good
SC Int 100
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 98.3
80% 101 Pts
QC Int 334
QC Float 349
QC Mixed 342
77% 342 Pts
MC Int 468
MC Float 512
MC Mixed 495
74% 492 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
48.8% Average
Lighting 187
Reflection 164
Parallax 167
56% 173 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 69.8
Splatting 131
44% 109 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$49
148GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 414 453 457 396 210 206 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 458
Mixed 443
SusWrite 356
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 50.3
168% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 37.2
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 52.2
81% 143 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 103%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
456GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 194 196 197 197 196 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 194
Mixed 85.8
SusWrite 196
122% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
143% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 112%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M393B1G73QH0-CMA 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 40.9
MC Mixed 40.3
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 14.1
SC Mixed 13
41% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 102%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z420 Workstation Builds (Compare 4,773 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

System: HP Z420 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $345
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