HP Z230 SFF Workstation

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.61% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive54.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemHP Z230 SFF Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1906
Memory6.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130625
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateAug 06 '21 at 20:37
Run Duration176 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Xeon E3-1245 v3-$245
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
56.2% Above average
Memory 53.2
1-Core 93.9
2-Core 180
61% 109 Pts
4-Core 319
8-Core 468
51% 393 Pts
64-Core 447
30% 447 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics P4600
HP(103C 1906) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.5171
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
2.61% Terrible
Lighting 3.4
Reflection 2.3
Parallax 6.1
3% 3.93 fps
MRender 7.5
Gravity 2.2
Splatting 4.5
2% 4.73 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.61%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron C400 RealSSD 256GB
137GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 08TH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 161 185 195 193 194 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
54.5% Above average
Read 350
Write 181
Mixed 214
SusWrite 188
52% 233 MB/s
4K Read 18.4
4K Write 72.5
4K Mixed 13.1
83% 34.7 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 23.4
41% 80.7 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$40
1.5TB free
Firmware: HP34
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 132 159 167 170 165 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 152
Write 166
Mixed 75.4
SusWrite 160
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 114%
Samsung Flash Drive DUO 32GB
3GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 34.3
Mixed 2
13% 18.1 MB/s
4K Read 3.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
12% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 8% Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 18KSF1G72AZ-1G6E1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
40.8% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 13.2
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.6
SC Write 11.7
SC Mixed 9.5
27% 9.6 GB/s
Latency 149
27% 149 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 5 60 21.5" 1280 720 BNQ8301 BenQ BL2410
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Desktop
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System: HP Z230 SFF Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $263
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