HP Z230 Tower Workstation

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics0.67% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive96.6% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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
9 days ago, 1 day ago.
SystemHP Z230 Tower Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1905
Memory20.4 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150720
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateFeb 23 '21 at 15:11
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790-$225
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
69.2% Good
Memory 70
1-Core 112
2-Core 207
74% 130 Pts
4-Core 369
8-Core 574
60% 471 Pts
64-Core 587
39% 587 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 210
EVGA(3842 1313) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.01
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
0.67% Terrible
Lighting 1
Reflection 0.4
Parallax 0.3
1% 0.57 fps
MRender 1.9
Gravity 0.4
Splatting 1.4
0% 1.23 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.67%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
166GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKJ4.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 436 395 415 423 420 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 359
Write 196
Mixed 352
SusWrite 414
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 40.3
143% 51.5 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 193
172% 256 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5173QH0-CK0 0012 M378B5173QH0-CK0 0012 24GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.1% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 18.4
MC Mixed 14.5
48% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 21.4
SC Mixed 17.3
52% 18.1 GB/s
Latency 101
39% 101 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z230 Tower Workstation Builds (Compare 2,100 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

System: HP Z230 Tower Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $365
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