HP Z420 Workstation

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics4.72% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive64.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemHP Z420 Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1589
Memory6.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180710
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 04 '20 at 11:26
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Xeon E5-1620 0-$345
CPU0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Memory 91.3
1-Core 99.9
2-Core 200
77% 130 Pts
4-Core 385
8-Core 499
58% 442 Pts
64-Core 502
34% 502 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI FirePro V4800 (FireGL V)
Dell(1028 240A) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.2401.1010
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
4.72% Terrible
Lighting 23.1
Reflection 22.8
Parallax 19.6
6% 21.8 fps
MRender 17.2
Gravity 15.5
Splatting 20.9
5% 17.9 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.72%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$55
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 81 59 55 59 57 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 460
Write 372
Mixed 125
SusWrite 84.2
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 49.9
4K Mixed 23.9
94% 32.8 MB/s
DQ Read 304
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 112
132% 228 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Elpida EBJ20EF8BDWA-GN-F 4x2GB
4 of 8 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
81.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 33.7
MC Mixed 29.3
89% 31.1 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 12.8
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z420 Workstation Builds (Compare 9,813 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
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Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 45%
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System: HP Z420 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $345
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