Computers, DIY and System Recommendations
The Z840 is HP’s top of the line workstation, The most powerful computer I’ve reviewed. It’s designed for the most high-end, demanding computing challenges and is the one of the most, if not the most, powerful workstations in the world. In this review, Joe Herman takes a thorough look at a new Z840 system that has been decked out with Dual 14 core Haswell Xeon Processors, an NVIDIA M6000 GPU, a Z Turbo Drive G2, 64 GB of DDR4 RAM, Thunderbolt 2 and more. If you are into high end computing, or if you’re looking for a machine to handle advanced 4K production and post workflows, you definitely want to see this review.
Also reviewed is the HP Z27s IPS 4K display, a gorgeous high resolution monitor that is a great partner to the Z840. Together, the HP Z840 and the HP Z27s are a dynamic duo which represent the leading edge of workstation design.
Videoguys Tech Select Dream Machine z840 $10,999
Videoguys Custom Configured HP Z840 Workstation Dream Machine!
Our Z840 dream machine tech select beast is simply the most insane machine we could configure that some could still call affordable. You’re getting dual 12 core Xeons, a whopping 64GB of RAM, 512GB HP Z Turbo Drive Quad Pro boot drive and the insanely powerful Quadro m6000 graphics card. This NLE dream can cut 4K footage like butter. With the 24 total cores and the m6000 GPU it’s the right choice for post houses, color graders, After Effects artists and video editors who demand the very best and can afford to pay for it
- Dual 12-Core Xeon E5-2650v4 2.2 2400 12C
- 64GB (4x16GB) DDR4-2400
- HP zTurbo Drive Quad Pro 512GB SSD
- NVIDIA Quadro M6000 12GB DL-DVI(I)+4xDP
- 9.5mm Slim Blu-ray Writer
- HP 15-In-1 Media Card Reader
- Integrated Thunderbolt-2 PCIe 1-port I/O Card
- Now with Windows 10 Pro 64
- 3/3/3 Year Onsite Warranty
- HP USB Keyboard & HP USB Optical Mouse