HP Z230 Tower Workstation

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics0.75% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive60.7% 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.
Very high background CPU (66%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
11 days ago, 11 days ago.
SystemHP Z230 Tower Workstation  (all builds)
MotherboardHewlett-Packard 1905
Memory3.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors, 1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140429
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 02:50
Run Duration101 Seconds
Run User HKG-User
Background CPU 66%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
74.9% Very good
SC Int 105
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 106
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 357
QC Float 353
QC Mixed 366
81% 359 Pts
MC Int 522
MC Float 554
MC Mixed 545
81% 540 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro NVS 450
Nvidia(10DE 0619) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
0.75% Terrible
Lighting 1.7
Reflection 3
Parallax 0.6
0% 1.77 fps
MRender 4.2
Gravity 1.2
Splatting 2
1% 2.47 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.75%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron C400 RealSSD 256GB
188GB free
Firmware: 070H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
60.7% Good
Read 422
Write 255
Mixed 320
74% 333 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 89.5
4K Mixed 5.72
85% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 109
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 5.9
32% 72.2 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6AFR8C-PB 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
42.6% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 12.9
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 12.8
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 89.2
45% 89.2 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z230 Tower Workstation Builds (Compare 701 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

System: HP Z230 Tower Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $308
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