HP Z1 Workstation

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation 26%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 40.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics3.5% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive72.8% 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
SystemHP Z1 Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 3561
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161021
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMar 13 '18 at 18:24
Run Duration88 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i3-2120-$101
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
40.3% Average
SC Int 73.1
SC Float 77.6
SC Mixed 76
60% 75.6 Pts
QC Int 173
QC Float 178
QC Mixed 173
40% 175 Pts
MC Int 199
MC Float 207
MC Mixed 208
31% 205 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro 500M
HP(103C 092B) 1GB
CLim: 560 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 376.84
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
3.5% Terrible
Lighting 10.1
Reflection 10.1
Parallax 9.5
3% 9.9 fps
MRender 10.3
Gravity 10.3
Splatting 5.7
4% 8.77 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.5%
Great: 4%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$125
352GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Read 474
Write 308
Mixed 320
81% 367 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 56
4K Mixed 23.1
94% 34 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 110
DQ Mixed 45.2
61% 112 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 9JSF51272AZ-1G9P1 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1778 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
43.9% Average
MC Read 15
MC Write 16.4
MC Mixed 14.2
44% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 14.2
SC Mixed 12.2
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 81.3
49% 81.3 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 43.9%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z1 Workstation Builds (Compare 117 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 14%
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Desktop 54%
Workstation 38%
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System: HP Z1 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $120
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