HP Z420 Workstation

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 74.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive97.2% 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
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191029
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJan 08 '20 at 02:58
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Xeon E5-2690 0
CPU0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
74.6% Very good
Memory 83.7
1-Core 92.7
2-Core 181
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 687
64% 520 Pts
64-Core 884
59% 884 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
148GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 341 311 311 312 313 311 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
Read 475
Write 424
Mixed 435
SusWrite 316
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 79.8
4K Mixed 40.8
138% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 221
203% 313 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 129%
WD WD1001FALS-41Y6A1 1TB
666GB free
Firmware: 05.03D06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 129 129 130 131 130 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Read 153
Write 123
Mixed 77
SusWrite 129
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
202% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M393B5270CH0-CH9 M393B5170FH0-YH9 M393B5270CH0-CH9 M393B5170FH0-YH9 M393B5270CH0-CH9 Micron 36JSZF51272PZ1G4F Micron 36JSZF51272PZ1G4F M393B5273DH0-YH9 32GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333, 1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096, 4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
80.1% Excellent
MC Read 32.4
MC Write 31.7
MC Mixed 29.2
89% 31.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 13
SC Mixed 11.9
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 73.9
54% 73.9 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z420 Workstation Builds (Compare 7,535 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

System: HP Z420 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $594
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