HP Z230 SFF Workstation

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 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 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 70%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics10.9% 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 Drive71.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemHP Z230 SFF Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1906
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190610
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateMar 04 '21 at 16:46
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (22nd 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-$236
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
70% Good
Memory 73.2
1-Core 113
2-Core 222
77% 136 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 513
56% 437 Pts
64-Core 521
35% 521 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro K620-$170
HP(103C 1098) 2GB
CLim: 1124 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
10.9% Very poor
Lighting 13.7
Reflection 15.5
Parallax 11
11% 13.4 fps
MRender 10.6
Gravity 13.6
Splatting 14.7
11% 13 fps
Poor: 10%
This bench: 10.9%
Great: 11%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDBNCE0010PNC 1TB
645GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 289 301 289 295 262 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 269
Write 311
Mixed 174
SusWrite 285
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 71.5
4K Mixed 33
116% 42.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1.4
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 1.1
49% 107 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 121%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6BFR8C-PB 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
45.9% Average
MC Read 16.8
MC Write 16.8
MC Mixed 13.1
44% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 14.8
46% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 94.2
42% 94.2 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 60%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z230 SFF Workstation Builds (Compare 1,009 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: HP Z230 SFF Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $290
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