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New HP workstations for digital designers

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New design and multicore updates to the HP Z Workstations

New HP workstations for digital designers

HP has launched what they believe to be their most versatile workstation range yet!

The new HP Z workstation series feature three new models, all including the latest eight-core Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 product family.

These machines also offer up to 512 gigabytes (GB) of DDR3 memory and support multithreaded workstation applications that professionals rely on.

The latest additions to the industry-leading line of HP Z Workstations also feature third-generation PCI Express technology, providing customers increased performance and seamless integration of new graphics cards.

But what does this all mean? Well, each model is tailored to increase productivity in certain visual-based industries, to highest point possible.

HP Z420

Firstly, the HP Z420 will fatly warm to digital art specialists – engineered to meet mainstream computing and graphic needs for customers in product design, architecture, video and image editing.

This machine includes up to eight processing cores using the latest Intel Xeon processor E5-1600 and E5-2600 product families.

The HP Z420 provides up to 64 GB of ECC memory, up to 11 TB of high-speed storage, and up to NVIDIA Quadro 5000 or dual NVIDIA Quadro 2000 graphics.

Operating Adobe Extended software commands, fast rendering, and effortless software interface navigation is certainly applicable with this workstation.

HP Z620

The HP Z620 is more for quiet environments and minimal space consumption. It’s a great choice for customers in financial services, video, animation, architecture and midrange CAD.

Updated to support both single- and dual-socket processors, the powerful and versatile HP Z620 provides up to 16 processing cores, up to 96 GB of ECC memory, up to 11 TB of high-speed storage, and up to NVIDIA Quadro 6000 or dual NVIDIA Quadro 5000 graphics.

HP Z820

Engineered for the most demanding and compute-intensive visualisation needs, the HP Z820 is ideal for customers using computer-aided design (CAD), and engineering, medical or media applications.

This device provides up to 16 processing cores, up to 512 GB of ECC memory, up to 14 terabytes (TB) of high-speed storage and up to dual NVIDIA Quadro 6000 graphics.

Pricing and availability

Pricing starts at £749 for the HP Z420 Workstation, £1,049 for the HP Z620 Workstation and £1,449 for the HPZ820 Workstation.

The HP workstations are expected to be available in the UK at the beginning in April.

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