HP Z Turbo Drive

Set a new performance curve for your HP Z Workstation

HP Z Turbo Drive

Reduce boot up, calculation, and graphics response times (even with 4K video) and revolutionize how your HP Z Workstation handles large files with the HP Z Turbo Drive, a remarkably affordable and innovative PCIe-based SSD storage solution perfect for any workstation user.

Ultra-fast

PCIe SSD

2x performance

of SATA SSD

Reduce bottlenecks

direct connect to PCIe

Blazingly fast

Handle large files and reduce your work time from hours to minutes with a solid state drive powered by Samsung ultra-fast M.2 PCIe SSD technology.. Experience read performance of > 1 GB/s – over 100% performance improvement for sequential read and sequential write over today’s SATA SSDs.

HP Z Turbo Drive - Blazingly Fast

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HP Z Turbo Drive specifications

  HP Z Turbo Drive 256GB SSD   HP Z Turbo Drive 512GB SSD  
NAND Type MLC   MLC  
Read Bandwidth (128KB) 1.08GB/s   1.17GB/s  
Write Bandwidth (1MB) 800 MB/s   930 MB/s  
Random Read IOPS (4KB) 120K   122K  
Random Write IOPS (4KB) 60K   72K  
Endurance (Total Bytes Written) 146 TB   292 TB  
Weight 1.8oz (51g)   1.8oz (51g)  
Form Factor Half-height, half-length*   Half-height, half-length*  
Supported platforms All desktop Workstations including HP Z230, HP Z420, HP Z620 and HP Z820   All desktop Workstations including HP Z230, HP Z420, HP Z620 and HP Z820  

Amazingly affordable HP Z Turbo Drive

Amazingly affordable

Access up to 2x the performance at a cost similar to today’s standard SSDs with this innovative solution. By relying on a PCIe connection, the bandwidth limitations found in today’s SATA SSD drives of 6Gb/s can be eliminated.

Reduce bottlenecks

Connect the Z Turbo Drive directly to the workstation’s PCIe bus to eliminate the constraints due to SATA bus.

HP Z Turbo Drive reduces bottlenecks

Z Turbo Drive optimized storage from HP

Optimized storage for your workstation

Integrate your performance by easily combining the HP Z Turbo Drive with higher capacity drives.1 Use your Z Turbo Drive as a boot and/or data drive.2 And with capacities of either 256 GB or 512 GB your flexibility knows no bounds.

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For increasing performance

  Total Drives Boot Data  
Entry 1 Z Turbo Drive (256 GB or 512 GB)    
Mid-range 2 Z Turbo Drive (256 GB or 512 GB) Z Turbo Drive (256 GB or 512 GB)  
High-range 3 SATA SSD or HDD (128 GB to 1TB) Z Turbo Drive x 2 (256 GB or 512 GB)  

For increasing capacity

  Total Drives Boot Data  
Entry 1 Z Turbo Drive (256 GB or 512 GB)    
Mid-range 2 Z Turbo Drive (256 GB or 512 GB) SATA HDD (7200 or 10K rpm) (1 TB to 3 TB)  
High-range 3 Z Turbo Drive (256 GB or 512 GB) SATA 2 TB x 2 in RAID 0 (total available capacity > 12 TB)  

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* Roughly, actual lenth is 4 inches (100cm)

  1. Each sold separately.
  2. Maximum of 4 Z Turbo Drives per system; each drive requires a PCIe x4 (minimum) slot.