Whether undertaking graphics-intensive designs in 2D or 3D CAD, or running multiple applications at once, the Z2 G4 Mini Workstation from HP delivers next-level performance for architects, creative professionals, education labs, and more. It has the ability to support single- and multi-threaded software, and is certified for Bentley MicroStation, AutoDesk AutoCAD, GRAPHISOFT ARCHICAD, Vectorworks, Autodesk Revit, and SolidWorks, along with Adobe titles including InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, and XD. With flexible configuration and deployment options, it is a solid choice for modern workspaces and at 2.28" high, it is 1/4 the size of the Z2 Small Form Factor system. Using the separately sold VESA mounting sleeve, the Z2 G4 Mini can be secured under your desk or behind your monitor, and can also be mounted in racks for virtualized installations.
The system is powered by a 3.0 GHz Intel Core i5-8500 Six-Core processor that will allow you to run multiple applications simultaneously and can be boosted up to 4.1 GHz. The 8GB of 2666 MHz DDR4 RAM helps to ensure smooth multitasking and also allows the computer to quickly access frequently used files and programs. While the current memory configuration is 1 x 8GB, there are two 260-pin SO-DIMM memory slots that will allow the RAM to be upgraded to 64GB, using a 32GB chip in each of the two slots.
For storage of your files, the 256GB Z Turbo Drive G2 PCIe SSD has an M.2 2280 form factor, uses the PCIe 3.0 x4 bus, and offers quick access to your data. For additional internal storage, there is an empty 2.5" / 9.5mm drive bay for a SATA hard drive or SSD. If you want to add external storage drives or other peripherals, the Z2 Mini G4 features two 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C ports and four USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A ports, with one of the Type-A ports doubling as a charging port. The dedicated NVIDIA Quadro P600 graphics card has 4GB of GDDR5 RAM, delivers a sharp, clear picture, and features three DisplayPort 1.2 outputs which support a maximum resolution of 4096 x 2160 @ 60 Hz. Whether you are listening to music, watching a movie, or playing a game, the integrated Conexant CX20632 5.1 audio codec outputs high definition audio and delivers higher fidelity than standard audio controllers.
The Z2 Mini G4 Workstation includes a USB keyboard, a USB mouse, and a power cord. It runs using a 200W external 3-pin slim power supply that is 89% efficient and operates using 100-240 VAC at 47-63 Hz. The installed operating system is Windows 10 Pro (64-bit).
B&H Photo is an authorized HP reseller with professional in-house technicians available for upgrades & installations on these workstations and laptops. Built with power and speed in mind, the Z Series is designed to enhance audio and video post-production workflows and more. Each HP Z series workstation or laptop features a range of top-tier processors and large RAM loadouts. The workstations are built with graphics flexibility in mind as well so that the end consumer can configure the graphics options to their needs, and each unit includes a 3/3/3 warranty - 3 years limited warranty for parts, 3 years limited warranty for labor, and 3 years of repairs performed at customer site for those parts not eligible for Customer Self Repair (CSR). For 24/7 customer service, please call 1-800-334-5144.
A Quiet Workstation
Secure and Manageable
Gigabit Ethernet & Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
2 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C | 4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
3 x DisplayPort 1.2 Outputs
Multiple displays daisy chained from one DisplayPort 1.2 output requires DisplayPort 1.2 MST capable displays or a DisplayPort 1.2 MST capable hub. When using one display, the maximum supported resolution is 4096 x 2160 @ 60 Hz, and this drops to 2560 x 1600 @ 60 Hz when two displays are used. When using four displays, the maximum supported resolution is 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz.