HP Z420 Workstation

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 78.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics7.93% 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 Drive84.2% 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.
Memory28GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 28GB 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
Memory24.5 GB free of 28 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191029
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 23 '20 at 20:54
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2-$635
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Memory 84.7
1-Core 104
2-Core 202
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 391
8-Core 610
64% 501 Pts
64-Core 761
51% 761 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro K2000
Nvidia(10DE 094C) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 452.39
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
7.93% Terrible
Lighting 8.93
Reflection 8.42
Parallax 10.4
7% 9.25 fps
MRender 12
Gravity 10.6
Splatting 11.7
9% 11.4 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 7.93%
Great: 8%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS256G32TNH-73A0A 256GB
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0Q00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 149 144 139 144 145 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 431
Write 415
Mixed 387
SusWrite 182
79% 354 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 78.9
4K Mixed 40.2
140% 50.1 MB/s
DQ Read 227
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 263
203% 273 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 84%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
914GB free
Firmware: 1A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 186 184 185 184 184 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 179
Mixed 109
SusWrite 184
120% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
231% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT31GR7CFR4C-PB Samsung M393B5773DH0-YK0 Samsung M393B5773DH0-YK0 Samsung M393B5773DH0-YK0 Samsung M393B5773DH0-YK0 Samsung M393B5773DH0-YK0 Samsung M393B5773DH0-YK0 HMT31GR7CFR4C-PB 28GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600, 1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 2048, 2048, 2048, 2048, 2048, 2048, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
98.5% Outstanding
MC Read 41.9
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 36.4
111% 38.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 12.8
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 72.2
55% 72.2 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z420 Workstation Builds (Compare 7,118 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: 61% - Good Total price: $600
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