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HP Workstations: Product Overview.  Comparison Chart
»  New HP Z200 Series
»  HP Z400/Z600/Z800 Series
»  HP SkyRoom and HP Performance Advisor
»  HP Performance Monitors
»  Workstation Comparison Chart
»  Monitor Comparison Chart

NEW HP Z200 Series


HP Z200 Workstation The HP Z200 and Z200 SFF create a new entry-point into the HP Workstation family, offering the advanced power and productivity of workstation technology at a starting price and physical size that rival traditional desktop computing systems


HP Z200 SFF Workstation
HP Z200 SFF The HP Z200 SFF offers small size, great value, and rock solid application performance
Features:
  • Make the most of your available space with a design that can be used as a desktop or tower.
  • The HP Z200 SFF features convenient front panel USB ports and a tool-free chassis for easy serviceability
  • Choose from an array of professional-class storage, graphics and memory
  • Jointly engineered, tested and certified with professional applications and software vendors
  • ENERGY STAR® v5 configurations available

The perfect fit for:
  • Healthcare
  • OEM’s
  • Engineers
  • Classrooms/labs
  • Financial


HP Z200 Workstation
HP Z200 Workstation The HP Z200 creates a new entry-point into the HP Workstation family, offering the advanced power and productivity of workstation technology at starting prices that rival traditional desktop computing systems.

The HP Z200 is engineered to optimize the way the processor, memory, graphics, operating systems, and software work together.
Features:
  • Get fast performance – with built-in memory controller and your choice of future Intel® Core™ dual-core processors or Intel Xeon© quad-core processors.
  • Experience easy access – both inside and out with a tool-free chassis and convenient FireWire® and USB ports on the front.
  • Choose from a breadth of graphics solutions – including integrated Intel® HD Graphics or 2D/3D options from NVIDIA and ATI
  • See and share your work – across the world with HP SkyRoom visual collaboration software trail, which combines real-time 3D graphics sharing and 4-way HD video conferencing.
  • Fine-tune your workstation’s performance – and maintain your drivers, operating systems and applications with HP Performance Advisor.
  • Save energy – with ENERGY STAR® 5.0 qualifications, 89% efficient power supplies and HP WattSavor technology.

The perfect fit for:
  • Architects and engineers
  • Artists and photographers
  • Public sector and education
  • Power office users


HP Z400/Z600/Z800 Series

HP Z400/Z600/Z800 Series For over 25 years, scientists, engineers, designers, financial analysts, and artists have been used HP Workstations to improve their efficiency of work and the quality of products they create. They count on HP to employ first-to-market advances in processors, packaging, graphics, and I/O subsystems in workstations that are easy to use, flexible, and highly reliable. Our award winning Z Workstation series continues to deliver on that commitment. The Z400, Z600 and Z800 take your application performance to the next level – with new Intel® Xeon® processors and featuring a complete revamp of the system architecture providing greater power, reliability, and serviceability for users in all workstation industries.


HP Z400 Workstation

HP Z400 Workstation With its revolutionary new architecture and bold new industrial design, the HP Z400 helps you accomplish more with every minute of your time and every dollar of your investment. Enhanced performance delivered in an easy-to-service chassis makes the HP Z400 a value/performance knock out.

At a Glance
  • New Intel® QuickPath Technology and your choice of the latest dual- or quad-core Intel® Xeon® processors
  • Drive four 3D or six 2D displays with the newest professional graphics options from ATI and NVIDIA
  • Tool-less chassis and uncluttered internal design
Features:
  • Run more tasks, processes, and applications simultaneously with a workstation that brings together and optimizes the latest processors, memory, graphics, and storage technologies
  • ENERGY STAR® qualified configurations, 85% efficient power supplies, and HP WattSaver, an HP-developed energy-saving feature that helps lower energy consumption in off mode
  • A smart new chassis, quiet acoustics, and optional liquid cooling that makes the system even quieter at heavy loads, the HP Z400 showcases HP innovation—inside and out

The perfect fit for:
Entry/Mid-range MCAD, CAE or DCC Applications, Financial Services

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» Z400 Workstation video transcript

HP Z600 Workstation

HP Z600 Workstation The HP Z600 Workstation packs eight-core compute and visualization power into a small, quiet package—for the ideal workstation when every inch, watt and decibel make a difference.

At a Glance
  • New Intel® QuickPath Technology and quad-core Intel® Xeon® processors with integrated memory controllers
  • Tool-free chassis and uncluttered and highly streamlined internal design enable quick component changes
Features:
  • Engineered to optimize the way processor, memory, graphics, OS, and software technology work together to deliver massive, whole-system computational power
  • ENERGY STAR® qualified configurations, 85% efficient power supplies, and HP WattSaver, an HP-developed energy-saving feature that helps lower energy consumption in off mode
  • Brushed aluminum, integrated handles, and visually cable-less engineering create new standards for lowered acoustics, serviceability, and energy efficiency

The perfect fit for:
Mid-range/High-end MCAD or DCC, Financial Trading

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» Z600 Workstation video transcript

HP Z800 Workstation

HP Z800 Workstation Combining ultimate performance with a revolutionary new industrial design, the HP Z800 delivers the extreme speed, massive expandability and maximum productivity needed to tackle your biggest computing challenges.

At a Glance
  • New quad-core Intel® Xeon® processors and Intel® QuickPath Technology featuring an integrated memory controller.
  • Massive data capacity and the ultimate in computing power and system expandability.
  • Suitable for mission critical and OEM applications.
Features:
  • Massive, whole-system computational power from a workstation that optimizes the way the processor, memory, graphics, OS, and software technology work together
  • ENERGY STAR® qualified configurations, 85% or 89% efficient power supplies, and HP WattSaver, an energy-saving feature that helps lower energy consumption in off mode
  • Revolutionary industrial design with brushed aluminum side panels, integrated handles, visually cable-less engineering that maximizes airflow and increases serviceability, modular component removal and reconnect, and optional liquid cooling.

The perfect fit for:
High-end MCAD/CAE, Professional Broadcast Video Production, Oil and Gas.

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» Z800 Workstation video transcript

HP SkyRoom and HP Performance Advisor


HP Performance Advisor The HP Performance Advisor is a renamed, revamped and completely overhauled version of the former HP Performance Tuning Framework software. It lets you spend more time working, processing, and designing and less time troubleshooting your IT. Just launch this program anytime you want to check in on the health of your system.

HP SkyRoom can bring up to four team members together to work virtually side by side via video conference, making critical, effective collaboration possible across any distance. Built on proven HP video and image processing technology, HP SkyRoom seamlessly combines high-fidelity audio, high-resolution video and the ability to share rich media content into one affordable, easy-to-use collaboration application.
HP SkyRoom
Instant Collaboration – Skip the travel and its toll
  • See and work visually for a face-to-face meeting experience that feels natural and in-person.
  • Share live audio, video, applications, and streaming media – such as 3D engineering models or feature film dailies – through your workstation, with your colleagues across the globe.
  • Speed decision making while avoiding the cost and environmental impact of business travel.

Professional Quality – Enjoy a visual reality meeting experience that is as good as live
  • Communicate live over your network with sub-100 millisecond latency
  • Two embedded HP-designed media engines allow you to share 3D and rich media content at 15 frames per second or greater and simultaneously interact with your colleagues.
  • Keep your meeting and data more secure with AES256 advanced
  • encryption.
  • Use VPN connections when outside your corporate network

Engineered for ease-of-use – Fosters teamwork and speeds decision making
  • Simple, intuitive and easy to manage user interface
  • Interact live with up to three others on your corporate network

HP Performance Advisor
  • It will tell you how your applications and processes are using physical and virtual memory
  • Monitors CPU and memory for potential performance impact on applications and your workstation
  • Selects and installs graphics drivers
  • Uses HP Hypertune technology to configure maximum performance requirements for specific applications
  • Updates dynamically and automatically checks and downloads framework updates and database components
  • Provides consolidated hardware and application report.
With each new application, driver, font, widget you install, your working environment changes, HP Performance Advisor provides timely information that allows you to re-allocate resources, maximize memory and eliminate conflicts. Designed by HP computer techies for non-techies to use and understand, the HP Performance Advisor is the simplest and most effective way to make sure your HP workstation is always operating at its optimum potential.


HP Performance Monitors


HP LP2475W Monitor HP High-Performance Monitors are best-in-class with the features craved by power, design, and workstation users—the highest resolutions, brightest screens, and fastest response times available from HP, in traditional and widescreen sizes ranging from 20 to 30 inches (diagonal), along with enhanced connectivity from DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort, and built-in USB ports (varies by model) and advanced user comfort features that include 90° pivot rotation. Click through to read about our spotlighted new ZR models and DreamColor.

HP ZR22w & ZR24w

At a Glance
  • The HP Z22w and ZR24w are HP’s new widescreen Performance Series LCD monitors - they offer extreme visual performance, 8-way comfort adjustments and power-saving features.

Features
  • Bushed aluminum accents – to match the HP Z Workstation Series
  • Greater then 85% efficient power supplies
  • Chassis contains a minimum of 25% post-consumer recycled resin
  • 16.7M displayable colors
  • 24” 1920x1200 resolution, 16:10 aspect ratio
  • 21.5” 1920x1080 Full HD resolution, 16:9 aspect ratio
  • 3000:1 dynamic contrast ratio
  • DisplayPort, DVI and VGI


HP LP2475W Monitor

At a Glance
  • High-resolution front of screen performance from state-of-the-art LCD panel technologies
  • Maximum connectivity and the most inputs available from HP

Features
  • Crisp, clear views of videos, graphic, and text from 1000:1 contrast ratio, sharp resolutions to 1920 x 1200, and 102% color gamut
  • DVI-I, DisplayPort, and HDMI inputs with HDCP support for protected content, as well as component, composite, and S-video
  • Quick and easy connection to peripherals with the integrated six-port USB hub

HP DreamColor LP2480ZX Monitor

At a Glance
  • The world's only 30-bit color-critical LCD built on HP DreamColor Engine technology
  • Deeper colors, CRT-class black, and programmable white

Features
  • Crisp, clear views of videos, graphic, and text from 1000:1 contrast ratio (3000:1 dynamic contrast ratio) and sharp resolutions to 1920 x 1200
  • Seven color space presets include sRGB, Adobe RGB, Rec. 709, DCI-P3 emulation (97%), and full gamut (133%)
  • DisplayPort, HDMI, and DVI-I with HDCP support for protected content plus component video, S-video, and composite video

Workstation Comparison Chart


HP Z200 SFF HP Z200 HP Z400 HP Z600 HP Z800
  SFF MAINSTREAM ENTRY MAINSTREAM ENTRY PERFORMANCE ENTRY ADVANCED EXTREME
Form Factor Small Form Factor Convertible Minitower Convertible Minitower Narrow Minitower Standard Minitower
Processor Intel® Pentium® G6950, Intel® Core® i3, Intel® Core® i5, Intel® Xeon® 3400 Series Intel® Cleron® G1101, Intel® Pentium® G6950, Intel® Core® i3, Intel® Core® i5, Intel® Xeon® 3400 Series Intel® Xeon® 3500 Series Intel® Xeon® Processor 5500 Series Intel® Xeon® Processor 5500 Series
ECC Memory 16GB 16GB 24GB 48GB 192GB
INT. Storage 4TB 4TB 8TB 8TB 8TB, NVIDIA SLI
Display 4 4 8 8 8, NVIDIA SLI
Graphics Integrated Intel HD Graphics or up to Nivida Quadro FX380 LP Integrated Intel HD Graphics or up to NVIDIA Quadro FX1800 Up to NVIDIA Quadro FX4800 Up to NVIDIA Quadro FX4800 Up to NVIDIA Quadro FX5800, NVIDIA Tesla C1080
Bays 2 int/ext 3.5", 1 ext 5.25" 3 ext. 5.25", 3 int. 3.5" HDD (4 max w/converter) 3 ext. 5.25", 2 int. 3.5" HDD, Up to 4 eSATA 2 ext.5.25", 2 int. 3.5" HDD, Up to 4 eSATA 3 ext. 5.25", 4 int. 3.5", Up to 4 eSATA, Up to 8 ext. SAS
Slots PCIe:1 Gen2 x16mech/x16 elec, 1 Gen1 x16 mech/x4 elec, 1 Gen1 x1 mech/x1 elec, 1 PCI PCIe: 1 Gen1 x1mech/x1 elec, 1 Gen2 x16 mech/x16 elec, 1 Gen2 x4 mech/x1 elec, 3 PCI PCIe: 2 Gen2 x16, 1 Gen2 x8 mech/x4 elec, 1 Gen1 x8 mech/x4 elec, 2 PCI PCIe: 2 Gen2 x16, 1 Gen2 x8 mech/x4 elec, 1 Gen1 x8 mech/x4 elec, 1 PCI PCIe: 2 Gen2 x16, 2 Gen2 x16 mech/x8 elec, 1 Gen2 x8 mech/x4 elec, 1 Gen1 x8 mech/x4 elec, 1 PCI
Power Supply 89% efficient 89% efficient 85% efficient 85% efficient 85 or 89% efficient
Energy Star® Configurations Available Configurations Available configurations available configurations available configurations available


Monitor Comparison Chart


HP LP2065 LCD Monitor HP LP2275w LCD Monitor NEW!
HP ZR22w Widescreen LCD Monitor
HP LP2475w LCD Monitor NEW!
HP ZR24w Widescreen LCD Monitor
HP LP3065 Widescreen HP DreamColor LP2480zx Professional
Display Size
(diagonal)
20" 22" 21.5" 24" 24" 30" 24"
Resolution 1600x1200 1680x1050 1920 x 1080 Full HD 1920x1200 1920x1200 2560x1600 1920x1200
Brightness 300 cd/m2 300 cd/m2 250 cd/m2 400 cd/m2 400 cd/m2 370 cd/m2 40 cd/m2 minimum and 250 cd/m2
Contrast ratio 800:1 1000:1 1000:1, 3000:1 DCR 1000:1 1000:1, 3000:1 DCR 1000:1, 3000:1 DCR 1000:1
Response rate (gray to gray) 8 ms 6 ms 8 ms 5 ms 5 ms 5 ms 6 ms
Color gamut 72% 92% 72%, sRGB-class 102% 72%, sRGB-class 102% 133%
Viewing angle 178 degrees 178 degrees 178 degrees 178 degrees 178 degrees 178 degrees 178 degrees
Input DVI-I DVI-I DisplayPort, DVI, VGA DVI-I, HDMI, DisplayPort, Component Video, S-Video, and Composite DisplayPort, DVI, VGA Dual-link DVI-D DVI-I, HDMI, DisplayPort, Component Video, S-Video, and Composite
USB 4 USB 2.0 4 USB 2.0 4 USB 2.0 6 USB 2.0 4 USB 2.0 4 USB 2.0 4 USB 2.0

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