HP Z420 Workstation
The Z420 is an affordable purchase with the same benefits as a pricier model. The workstation supports a single processor with your choice from several Xeon options with up to eight cores. The memory capacity is 64GB and has four drives slots available for installation, the forth drive requires an external bay adapter. There are options for other hard drive controllers to use with SATA drives as well. The workstation also supports up to eight displays needing two graphics cards that can be powered by 600W PSU but if you only want to use one graphic card then 400W or 600W efficient power can be used.
Starting in the $200s
- Xeon E5-1600, E5-2600, E5-1600v2, or E5-2600v2 Processor
- Up to 8 Cores, thats 16 Cores Hyper-Threading!
- Up 128 GB of DDR3 ECC RAM
Processor: Intel Xeon E5-1600 and E5-2600 series processors up to 8 Total Cores with up to 8.0GT/s and up to Hyperthreading available on select processors
Memory: Supports up to 64GB of total memory, 8 DIMM slots, 2 Channels per CPU (actual memory speed dependent on processor capability)
Drive Bays: Up to three 3.5'' or 2.5'' (adapter needed for 2.5'') internal SATA, SAS or SSD hard drives. 3 external 5.25'' bays.
Raid Controller: SATA RAID level 0, 1, 5 and 10 and SAS RAID level 0, 1, 10 available on motherboard.
Operating System: Compatible with the following:
- Windows 10 Professional 32-Bit or 64-Bit
- Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit or 64-Bit
- Windows 7 Professional 32-Bit or 64-Bit
- Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit or 64-Bit with XP mode
- Windows Vista Ultimate SP1, 32-Bit or 64-Bit
- Windows Vista Business SP1, 32-Bit or 64-Bit
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS v.5.3 EM64T (Also certified to run Red Hat Enterprise Linux Version 4.7 64-Bit
Power Supply: 600W 88% Efficient wide-ranging, active Power Factor Correction.
Dimensions: 40 Lbs, 17.6'' x 7'' x 17.5'' (L x W x H)
Networking: Single Integrated Intel GbE LAN.
Slots: 2 PCIe Gen3 x16, 1 PCIe Gen3 x16 (with 2nd CPU), 1 PCIe Gen3 x16 mechanical/x8 electrical, 1 PCIe Gen3 x8 mechanical/x4 electrical, 1 PCIe Gen2 x8 mechanical/x4.
Front Ports: 2 USB 3.0, 1 USB 2.0, 1 IEEE 1394a standard, 1 Headphone,1 Microphone.
Rear Ports: 2 USB 3.0, 4 USB 2.0,1 IEEE 1394a port, 2 PS/2, RJ-45 (NIC), 1 Audio Line-In, 1 Audio Line-Out, 1 Microphone.
Internal Ports: 6 USB 2.0 ports available by three separate 2x5 headers: each header supports either a HP Internal USB Port Kit or USB Media Card Reader, one on each header. Each Internal Port Kit has two USB 2.0 connectors.