HP Z420 Workstation

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 49.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics8.99% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive76.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory56GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 56GB 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.
SystemHP Z420 Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1589
Memory48.8 GB free of 56 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180710
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '19 at 21:44
Run Duration268 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Xeon E5-2650 v2
CPU0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
49.7% Average
1-Core 71.3
2-Core 142
50% 106 Pts
4-Core 283
8-Core 496
49% 390 Pts
64-Core 715
48% 715 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro K2000
HP(103C 094C) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
8.99% Terrible
Lighting 27.1
Reflection 21.7
Parallax 33.4
7% 27.4 fps
MRender 25.4
Gravity 32.7
Splatting 27
9% 28.4 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 8.99%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SABRENT 512GB
241GB free
Firmware: ECFM12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1184 598 597 601 600 597 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 1162
Write 1,874
Mixed 1,140
SusWrite 696
275% 1,218 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 55.6
4K Mixed 33.5
110% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 294
211% 276 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 135%
Great: 291%
HP S700 500GB-$57
65GB free
Firmware: 9A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 232 165 87 52 63 18 MB/s
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
44.4% Average
Read 251
Write 227
Mixed 222
SusWrite 103
45% 200 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 33.3
4K Mixed 19.2
84% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 92.8
DQ Write 29
DQ Mixed 28.9
30% 50.2 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 105%
WDC WDS100T2B0B-00YS70 1TB
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 320 411 424 427 426 425 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 434
Write 308
Mixed 251
SusWrite 405
78% 350 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 48.1
4K Mixed 25.7
97% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 129
DQ Write 60.3
DQ Mixed 74.5
61% 87.8 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 121%
Adata SU650 480GB-$60
186GB free
Firmware: 2A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 191 53 67 104 3.8 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
36.5% Below average
Read 456
Write 416
Mixed 349
SusWrite 140
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 6.8
4K Mixed 1.2
36% 9.43 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 36.5%
Great: 101%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 11.5TB
5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 431 438 436 440 437 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
252% Outstanding
Read 445
Write 224
Mixed 119
SusWrite 431
221% 305 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 6.6
4K Mixed 1.6
408% 3.6 MB/s
Poor: 109%
This bench: 252%
Great: 294%
IBM ServeRAID M1115 8TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 47 48 48 48 48 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
77.5% Very good
Read 220
Write 46.7
Mixed 59.7
SusWrite 47.5
69% 93.6 MB/s
4K Read 9
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1
499% 3.57 MB/s
IBM ServeRAID M1115 8TB
1TB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 49 50 50 49 50 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
84% Excellent
Read 243
Write 46.5
Mixed 61.6
SusWrite 49.3
73% 100 MB/s
4K Read 2.3
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 1.1
242% 1.57 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M393B2G70DB0-YK0 M393B5270DH0-CK0 M393B1G70BH0-CK0 M393B1G70BH0-CK0 M393B5270DH0-CK0 M393B2G70DB0-YK0 56GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
16384, 4096, 8192, 8192, 4096, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
85.3% Excellent
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 31.7
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 9.5
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 88.5
45% 88.5 ns
Poor: 85%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 91%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $345
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