HP Z840 Workstation

Performance Results

Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop 76%
Workstation 53%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics55.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive234% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemHP Z840 Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 2129
Memory22.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '20 at 21:08
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User ARE-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
1st CPU: Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3
CPU0, 2 CPU, 24 cores, 48 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
68.1% Good
Memory 75.4
1-Core 92.9
2-Core 168
67% 112 Pts
4-Core 327
8-Core 653
60% 490 Pts
64-Core 2,561
172% 2,561 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$267
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
55.8% Above average
Lighting 219
Reflection 193
Parallax 227
57% 213 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 205
Splatting 160
56% 169 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
541GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPK3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1731 1725 1723 1720 1722 1716 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
234% Outstanding
Read 1,108
Write 1,788
Mixed 885
SusWrite 1723
312% 1,376 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 48.8
186% 71.9 MB/s
DQ Read 696
DQ Write 568
DQ Mixed 633
474% 632 MB/s
Poor: 223%
This bench: 234%
Great: 234%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 205 204 202 205 206 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 151
Mixed 85
SusWrite 204
116% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M393A2G40DB0-CPB 2x16GB
2 of 16 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
35.9% Below average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 11.4
35% 12.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 10.8
SC Mixed 11.9
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 89.6
45% 89.6 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 71%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop 81%
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Workstation 37%
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System: HP Z840 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 17% - Very poor Total price: $374
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