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HP Z230 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 3.4GHz 8GB 1TB HDD

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4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 3.4GHz 8GB Jun 2014
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Affordable performance and flexibility, re-defined. Create a totally immersive work environment for those who demand reliability and performance on a budget. Designed for heavy 24x7x365 workloads,... More
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HP PCs Have Good Reviews

HP is one of the better rated computer brands according to average user and expert reviews, and HP also has good ratings for its medium processor core PCs.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This PC supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most commonly supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on medium processor core PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the HP Z230 has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other desktop computers of this spec and age. The smallest hard drive capacity of personal computers of a similar spec and age to the Z230 is 320GB and the biggest is 3TB.

If you are looking for a bigger hard drive capacity then you might want to consider the Lenovo E32 (2TB).

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many desktop computers of this type and age.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many medium processor core PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Two PCI Express X1 (Gen 2.x) Slots

The HP Z230 is a two PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.x) slot computer. Most of the other comparable spec personal computers that have been available for more than two years have between one and two PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.x) slots.

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Two 5.25" Bays

Most personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the Z230 have between one and two 5.25" bays, including the HP Z230 which has two 5.25" bays.

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Has One Memory Slot

The HP Z230 has a greater number of memory slots than most medium processor core PCs that are a similar age to it. This personal computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot found on computers of this spec and age.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this desktop computer is DVD Super Multi, which is the most frequently found optical drive type on computers of a comparable type and age to it.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is typical of many personal computers of this age and spec. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP Z230

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when HP released the Z230.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 3.4 gigahertz, the HP Z230 has a relatively typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec personal computers that have been available for more than two years.

If you would prefer a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the DELL OptiPlex 3020 (3.5GHz).

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The HP Z230 has a fairly standard total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other computers of a similar type and age to the Z230.

If this computer total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo E32 (2TB).

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the HP Z230 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec computers that are a similar age to the Z230.

If you would prefer a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the Zoostorm Intel Core i7-4790 Mini Tower (12GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache Level
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Memory Channel Supported Processor
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Memory Type Supported Processor
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Stepping
QPI Link
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive
BD Interface Type
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Operating System/software
Operating System
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
WiFi
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
PS/2 Port
DVI Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
PCI Slot
PCI Express X16 (Gen 3.x) Slot
PCI Express X16 Slot
PCI Express X4 (Gen 2.x) Slot
PCI Express X4 Slot
PCI Express X1 (Gen 2.x) Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
Design
Chassis Type
2.5" Bay
5.25" Bay
3.5" Bay
Case Colour
Water Cooling System
Performance
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Idle States
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Instruction Set
Processor Code
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
Packaging Content
Display Diagonal
Typical Contrast Ratio
Display Vertical Viewing Angle
Display Horizontal Viewing Angle
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Display Resolution
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
Technical Details
Intel Visual Technology

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Expert Reviews

(7)
28 March 2014

The HP Z230 SFF is an appealing entry-level workstation that fits almost anywhere and runs almost any app. PC buyers will suffer the usual workstation sticker shock, but this is a fine system for...

Compact form factor permits vertical or horizontal placement
Built to run 247
Plenty of ports
Potent Intel Xeon 3 1245 3 processor
Nvidia Quadro 600 graphics
Expensive
Half-height card can't keep up with larger workstations' graphics
Only one open drive bay
Smaller size means less room for expansion
16 January 2014

HP's Z230 workstation is aimed at those of you who need a professional computer on which to run professional software...

2 December 2013

This business desktop delivers power and flexibility at a price...

HP's experience with PCs is put to good use in the Z230. It's cleanly and logically designed, available in a large number of desktop and workstation configurations, and carries a three-year...

9 October 2013

The newest wave of workstations presented by HP carry with them the promise of industry-leading quality and high upgradability ? and with the HP Z230 SFF, an especially small form-factor as well.... Read more…

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User Reviews

(11)
Reviewed 16 December 2014 by Z
Z would recommend the HP Workstation Z230 Tower (Verified Purchase)

Pulled the system out of the box, added 16gb non-ecc ram for a total of 24gb, connected two 4k monitors via DP connections, and everything worked great from the start and has continued to work... Read more…

Reviewed 25 November 2014 by Felipe Salinas
(Verified Purchase)

Me gusta esta computadora se las recomiendo hacen que mi trabajo sea mas rapido y es facil de usar...

Reviewed 28 December 2015 by Doug the Designer
Doug the Designer would recommend the HP Workstation Z230 Tower (Verified Purchase)

This going to be used for a office computer...

Reviewed 18 December 2015 by Loncho

It's a great workstation, weddings editing super high speed...

Reviewed 27 November 2015 by Dr. Phil
Dr. Phil would recommend the HP Workstation Z230 Tower

I've owned HP Pro (business) version before so I know the quality of this product. You can't beat the price, this will last 6 to 8 years like my last one did. I use it for both personal and... Read more…

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Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp w10, hp w10p, hp 8gb2, hp g1x66, hp g1x32, hp wm572, hp g1x67, hp w10pl, hp j9b38, hp j9b74, hp w7p64, hp wm649, hp j9b40, hp g1x67e, hp w10pli, hp j9b38e, hp j9b74e, hp w7p64b, hp wm649e, hp j9b40e, hp g1x66e, hp g1x32e, hp 2gb2x4, hp wm572e, hp wm649et, hp j9b40et, hp p231408, hp g1x66ea
Barcodes 00888793173527, 00888793173572
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