HP Z2 G8 SFF WORKSTATION

DESKTOP PC

SMALL SIZE. ENDLESS OPTIONS.

Get high-end performance in a compact device. Designed to pack more graphics and processing power into less space, you can easily take on 2D/3D CAD projects. With near endless configuration options, it's the ideal option for custom solutions.

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DESIGNED FOR WHAT YOU DO

This is HP's highest performance SFF workstation for running Autodesk® and SOLIDWORKS®.1

  • STEAM EDUCATORS

    Prepare your students for future technology careers with a desktop computer certified for STEAM software. From the science lab to the media center the Z2 SFF is a cost-effective, reliable hardware solution.

     

    Designed for:2 SOLIDWORKS®, Autodesk®, Autodesk Revit®, eDrawings.

  • ARCHITECTS & ENGINEERS

    High-frequency processors deliver advanced performance for your 2D drafting and 3D rendering and design workflows. Create realistic models and get real-time interactivity with detailed, 3D structures.

     

    Designed for:2 Autodesk AutoCAD®, Autodesk Revit®, Bentley MicroStation, Graphisoft Archicad, VectorWorks.

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  • PRODUCT DESIGNERS

    Accelerate your 3D modeling design cycles with full, unthrottled performance. Get advanced capabilities for design visualization without lag.

     

    Designed for:2 CATIA, Creo, Autodesk Inventor®, SOLIDWORKS®, Siemens Solid Edge.

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HP's MOST POWERFUL SMALL FORM FACTOR WORKSTATION.3

FULL PERFORMANCE
PROCESSORS21

Get high frequency performance on single and multi-threaded applications with the latest generation Intel® Xeon® and Intel® Core™—including K-Series—vPro® processors.4

PROFESSIONAL
GRAPHICS

Seamlessly render, design, and multitask on your biggest projects with a choice of up to NVIDIA® Quadro RTX™ 3000 or AMD Radeon™ Pro WX3200 graphics.5

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PCIe GEN 4
 

Get better performance in visualization with PCIe Gen 4 based graphics and increased storage bandwidth so you can download and access large files quickly.

UNTHROTTLED
PERFORMANCE 

Z's industry-leading thermals keep the processor and graphics card cool, so they can run at max performance for extended periods of time.

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SOFTWARE
CERTIFIED

Work with confidence knowing your desktop is certified with leading software applications to ensure peak performance even with complex projects.

THERMAL
MANAGEMENT

Innovatively designed to keep hardware components cool and quiet no matter how hard you push it. Have confidence to run your system at max load 24/7. 

POWER SUPPLY
 

Multiple PSU options, including the 450W PSU, enable increasing need for GPU, even with the highest power CPUs and rich configurations.6

INTEL® DYNAMIC TUNING TECHNOLOGY (DTT)

Our engineers have custom tuned your PC to ensure peak performance for your heaviest workloads. Now you're ready to take on any task.7

HIGHLY CUSTOMIZABLE TO FIT YOUR NEEDS.

Build a system matched exactly to your needs with over a million possible configurations.

1. STORAGE

Up to 20 TB.8

2. MEMORY

Up to 128 GB DDR4-3200 SDRAM.

3. PCIe SLOTS

4 PCIe Slots (1X PCIe G4).

4. PROCESSOR

Options include Intel® Core™—including K-Series—or Intel® Xeon.® 

5. PROFESSIONAL GRAPHICS5

Up to NVIDIA® Quadro RTX™ 3000 or AMD Radeon™ Pro WX3200.

6. FLEXIBLE I/O MODULE9

Options include DP 1.4, VGA, HDMI, Dual USB Type-A, USB Type-C® with Alt-DP or 2nd Serial and more.

INDUSTRY-LEADING SECURITY,
RELIABILITY, AND REMOTE SOFTWARE

HP's MOST SECURE WORKSTATIONS.10

Hardened security features come standard on every Z2 SFF, for an always on, always acting, resilient defense. From the BIOS to the browser, above and below the OS, these constantly evolving solutions help protect your PC from threats. 

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WE TEST IT SO YOU CAN TRUST IT. 24/7.

Backed by 360K hours of rigorous testing, military-standard testing,11 and software certifications, every component is put to the test. 

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ACCESS YOUR Z2 SFF FROM ANYWHERE.

Access the power of your Z2 SFF from anywhere with HP ZCentral Remote Boost.12 Get fast responsiveness on demanding projects and collaborate with dispersed teams, even on 3D models.

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OTHER FEATURES

OPERATING SYSTEMS

Support your unique user needs with a choice of Windows 10 Pro 6414 or Linux® operating systems.

TOOL-LESS ACCESS

Evolve your work. Evolve your rig. With tool-less access to the interior, you can customise your Z to fit your needs.

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DUST FILTER

Help keep your PC clean while sitting on the factory floor or machining environment with the front-access dust filter. 

SANITISABLE

Designed to be wiped down using many commonly available household disinfecting and cleaning wipes using the HP cleaning guidelines.15

HP's MOST SUSTAINABLE PC PORTFOLIO16

LESS WASTE CREATED

We use recycled plastics in Z products, reducing waste going into oceans17 and landfills. We also minimise waste by allowing you to ship multiple products in one carton. 

FEWER GREENHOUSE GASSES

Z products are ENERGY STAR® certified and designed with highly efficient power supplies and idle management to use less energy without sacrificing performance.

BETTER FOR OUR ENVIRONMENT

Z products meticulously adhere to restricted substance regulations, and we select materials that meet GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals’ methodology.18

SELECTED FOR SUSTAINABILITY

EPEAT® is a comprehensive measure of product sustainability, and we are proud to offer a full portfolio of EPEAT® Gold and Silver devices.19

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NEED MORE POWER?

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Disclaimers

© HP Development Company, L.P. The Information contained herein is subject to change without notice. Warranties for HP products and services are set out in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. In addition, our products and services come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law. Subject to the foregoing, nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.

 

Intel, the Intel logo, Core and Xeon are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. Microsoft and Windows are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. (For datasheets and MDA funded assets use the following statement for Microsoft: "All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.”). NVIDIA and Quadro are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of NVIDIA Corporation in the U.S. and other countries. Linux® is the registered trademark of Linus Torvalds in the U.S. and other countries. AMD is a trademark of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. DisplayPort™ and the DisplayPort™ logo are trademarks owned by the Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA®) in the United States and other countries. USB Type-C® and USB-C® are trademarks of USB Implementers Forum.

 

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  1. Based on HP's internal analysis of non-gaming small form factor desktop workstations with a minimum 3 ISV certs, configurable professional graphics, and a dedicated workstation brand as of April 2021. Highest performance based on max processor, graphics, memory, and power supply available.
  2. Third party software sold separately.
  3. Based on HP's internal analysis of non-gaming small form factor desktop workstations with a minimum 3 ISV certs, configurable professional graphics, and a dedicated workstation brand as of April 2021. Power based on processor, graphics, memory, and power supply.
  4. vPro® is available on Intel® Core™ i5-11500 and above processors. vPro® is available on all  Intel® Xeon® processors.
  5. Graphics are sold separately or as an optional feature.
  6. Optional feature that must be configured at purchase.
  7. Intel DTT only enabled on Intel® Xeon® 8-core 80W and Intel® Core™ 8-core 65W processors.
  8. For storage drives, GB = 1 billion bytes. TB = 1 trillion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less. Up to 35GB  is reserved for system recovery software.
  9. Flexible I/O needs to be configured at time of purchase.
  10. Based on HP’s unique and comprehensive security capabilities at no additional cost on HP Workstations with Windows and 8th Gen and higher Intel® processors or AMD Ryzen™ 4000 processors and higher.
  11. Undergoes MIL-STD testing. MIL-STD testing is not intended to demonstrate fitness for U.S. Department of Defense contract requirements or for military use. Test results are not a guarantee of future performance under these test conditions. Accidental damage requires an optional HP Accidental Damage Protection Care Service.
  12. HP ZCentral Remote Boost Sender does not come preinstalled on Z Workstations but can be downloaded and run on all Z desktop and laptops without license purchase. With non-Z sender devices, purchase of perpetual individual license or perpetual floating license per simultaneously executing versions and purchase of ZCentral Remote Boost Software Support is required. ZCentral Remote Boost Sender for non-Z hardware requires a license and Windows 10, RHEL/CentOS (7 or 8), or UBUNTU 18.04 or 20.04 LTS operating systems. macOS (10.14 or newer) operating system and ThinPro 7 are only supported on the receiver side. Requires network access. The software is available for download at hp.com/ZCentralRemoteBoost.
  13. All DisplayPort support DP1.4 / HBR2 when video output is via Intel Graphics.
  14. Not all features are available in all editions or versions of Windows. Systems may require upgraded and/or separately purchased hardware, drivers, software or BIOS update to take full advantage of Windows functionality. Windows 10 is automatically updated, which is always enabled. ISP fees may apply and additional requirements may apply over time for updates. See http://www.windows.com External link icon.
  15. Select household wipes can be safely used to clean HP Elite and Workstation PCs up to 1,000 wipes: See wipe manufacturer’s instructions for disinfecting and the HP cleaning guide for HP tested wipe solutions at How to Sanitize Your HP Device Whitepaper.(http://h20195.www2.hp.com/v2/GetDocument.aspx?docname=4AA7-7610ENW) Not applicable to HP Elite c1030 Chromebook.
  16. Applies to HP PCs, Workstations and Displays manufactured after January 2019. Based on most Gold and Silver EPEAT® registrations by meeting all required criteria and achieving 50-74% of the optional points for EPEAT® Silver and 75-100% of the optional points for EPEAT® Gold according to IEEE 1680.1-2018 EPEAT®. Status varies by country. Visit www.epeat.net External link icon for more information.
  17. Speaker enclosure contains 5% ocean bound plastics by weight.
  18. Based on IEEE 1680.1-2018 standards.
  19. Based on US EPEAT® registration according to IEEE 1680.1-2018 EPEAT®. Status varies by country. Visit www.epeat.net External link icon for more information.
  20. Recycled plastic content percentage is based on the definition set in the IEEE 1680.1-2018 EPEAT standard.
  21. Multicore is designed to improve performance of certain software products. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology. Performance and clock frequency will vary depending on application workload and your hardware and software configurations. Intel’s numbering, branding and/or naming is not a measurement of higher performance.