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HP Z240 4 Core Intel Core I7-6xxx 3.4GHz 16GB 512GB SSD

4 Intel Core I7-6xxx 3.4GHz 16GB Dec 2015
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Review of the HP Z240 Workstation by Joe Herman
HP Z240 unboxing. A Look at HP's Z240 Entry-Level Workstation

14 Reasons For

12 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

The HP Z240 supports a 12 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version which is better than the 11 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version supported by most computers of a similar type and age to it.

A 12 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version is actually the best supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version amongst all desktop computers of this age and spec.

The worst supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version across comparable types of desktop computer is 11.2/12.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that are a comparable age to it.

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4.4 On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version

This desktop computer supports a 4.4 on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version, which is typical of many desktop computers of a similar spec and age to it.

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Six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

The HP Z240 is a six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity personal computer.

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Good Brand

We checked 322 user and expert reviews for HP personal computers and found that on average HP has good ratings. We also found that HP has good ratings specifically for its medium processor cores computers.

Quite Big Internal Memory

The internal memorys of PCs of a similar spec and age to the Z240 range from 2GB to 32GB. With an internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the HP Z240 has a very big internal memory compared to most of the other desktop computers that have been around for a similar time to the Z240.

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SSD Storage Media

The HP Z240 has a faster storage speed than most PCs that have been available for more than a year. This desktop computer has an SSD storage media, whereas most comparable spec desktop computers that are a similar age to it have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store information in transistors on a circuit board rather than on optical or magnetic media. This has the advantage of being much faster than a traditional HDD drive.

This computer's storage speed (SSD) is in fact the best storage speed amongst all PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Z240.

The worst storage speed across comparable types of computer is HDD.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on medium processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast Processor Boost Frequency

The HP Z240 has a fairly fast processor boost frequency (4 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been available for a comparable time to the Z240. The average processor boost frequency of similar spec personal computers that came out around the same time as the Z240 is 3.6GHz, and the processor boost frequencys range from 1.8GHz to 4.4GHz.

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DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

The HP Z240 has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type which is newer than the DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type found on most desktop computers of this age and type.

This desktop computer's internal memory type (DDR4-SDRAM) is in fact the best internal memory type across all comparable spec PCs that have been around for more than a year.

The worst internal memory type across similar types of desktop computer is DDR3-SDRAM.

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Very Big Solid-State Drive Capacity

When compared to other desktop computers of a similar spec and age to the Z240, the solid-state drive capacity of the HP Z240 of 512 gigabytes is one of the biggest. Medium processor cores computers that have been around for a similar time to the Z240 have solid-state drive capacitys of between 8GB and 520GB.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The HP Z240 has one of the bigger maximum internal memorys (64 gigabytes) amongst medium processor cores computers of this age. The average maximum internal memory of similar spec PCs that came out more than a year ago is 32GB, and the maximum internal memorys range from 2GB to 260GB.

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Has One Memory Slots

The HP Z240 has a greater number of memory slots than most similar spec computers that are a comparable age to it. This personal computer has a 4x DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots found on personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Z240.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this desktop computer is DVD Super Multi, which is typical of many desktop computers that were released more than a year ago.

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2 Other reasons to consider the HP Z240

Average Processor Frequency

At 3.4 gigahertz, the HP Z240 has a pretty typical processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as the Z240.

If this computer processor frequency is not fast enough for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo Thinkstation P500[plb_3209708_price] (3.5GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The HP Z240 has a pretty standard total storage capacity (512 gigabytes) compared to most of the other personal computers of this age and spec.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Threads
System Bus Rate
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Memory Voltage Supported by Processor
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Channels Supported by Processor
Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)
Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
Memory Types Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Stepping
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Configurations
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Optical Drive
Optical Drives Quantity
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Software
Operating System Installed
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
Line-Out
Line-in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DisplayPorts Quantity
DVI Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Design
Chassis Type
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Performance
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel HD Graphics
Intel® Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
Intel® Built-In Visuals Technology
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Execute Disable Bit
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Supported Instruction Sets
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel TSX-NI Version
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Mouse Included
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied

Expert Reviews

(1)
12 January 2016

HP Inc delivers on its promise of a low-cost but well-equipped workstation. What it lacks in high-end features it makes up for with quality physical design and nimble, reliable performance in...

Smart chassis design, strong performance, range of businessgrade OS options
Not as upgradable as other workstations

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp j9c07, hp j9c07e, hp j9c07ea, code j9c07, hp j9c07eaa, code j9c07e, hp j9c07eaab, code j9c07ea, code 16gb512, code j9c07eaa, code 16gb512g, hp j9c07eaabu, code j9c07eaab, code 16gb512gb, code j9c07eaabu
Barcodes 00889894832788, 00889894832825, 00889894832870, 00889894832894, 00889894832900

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