HP Z240 Tower Workstation

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 28%
Desktop 60%
Workstation 46%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics21.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
SystemHP Z240 Tower Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHP 802F
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160704
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 10:37
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 i7-6700-$316
CPU0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
SC Int 113
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 124
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 372
QC Float 389
QC Mixed 375
86% 379 Pts
MC Int 572
MC Float 658
MC Mixed 615
92% 615 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro K2200-$440
HP(103C 1097) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1124 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 377.11
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
21.5% Poor
Lighting 64.4
Reflection 43
Parallax 61.4
20% 56.3 fps
MRender 50.7
Gravity 68
Splatting 37.6
23% 52.1 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 21.5%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
699GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
78.1% Very good
Read 128
Write 144
Mixed 134
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.88
4K Write 2.29
4K Mixed 0.27
109% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 107%
SanDisk Ultra Flair USB 3.0 32GB-$11
9GB free, PID 5591
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
20.7% Poor
Read 35.8
Write 24.1
Mixed 28.2
36% 29.3 MB/s
4K Read 4.78
4K Write 2.96
4K Mixed 1.38
165% 3.04 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 20.7%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GU6AFR8N-TF 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
77.1% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 24.1
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.5
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z240 Tower Workstation Builds (Compare 1,040 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 17%
Desktop 93%
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Workstation 61%

System: HP Z240 Tower Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $316
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