HP Z Workstations

How to buy

How to buy HP Workstations

Small to medium businesses

Configure your dream workstation with just a few clicks–and have it sent right to your doorstep. Or speak with one of our trained experts.


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Weekends: 9am - 11pm (EST)
Closed on holidays

Large Enterprise

If you need hundreds of PCs or more than 50 workstations per year, our Large Enterprise sales reps can be especially helpful with IT managed deployments.


Monday - Friday: 5am - 7pm (PST)
Saturday: 7am - 4pm (PST)
Closed Sundays and holidays

Government and education

Find solutions for your unique organization–including Federal, State and Local Government, Healthcare, K-12 and Higher Education.



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Buy from an HP Workstation reseller

HP works with both national retailers and specialized local resellers to bring our workstations to you with great customer service.

Local and regional partners

Local and regional partners specialize in local services and IT solutions. They often provide value added services specific to professional industries like CAD and digital media.

National resellers

National resellers carry HP Workstation standard configurations in stock for fast delivery. Many can also help you load custom operating systems and install 3rd party components.

Media and Entertainment

Super Charge your Creative Productivity with HP Z Workstations

In both desktop and mobile systems, HP Z Workstations help you boost productivity with multi-core processors, large memory capacities, leading-edge graphics, and unique technologies built for the media and entertainment industries —such as ThunderBolt 3 for I/O connectivity, HP Z Turbo Drive, ultra-flexible expandability and the Academy of Arts and Scientist Award* winning HP DreamColor technology, which helps you maintain consistent color across digital workflows. That’s just a few examples of HP’s deep commitment to serve the needs of media and entertainment industry pros.

Empower Your Creative Professionals with HP Z Workstations

HP is deeply committed to the needs of artists and other professionals working with animation, 3D, visual effects, and computer-generated (CG) applications. In desktop and mobile systems, HP Z Workstations deliver rock-solid system reliability, high-end graphics cards and GPU options, extreme processing power, certification from independent software vendors, and technologies created for your industry— such as Thunderbolt 3, the HP Z Turbo Drive, and HP DreamColor displays.

HP Z Displays
HP Z Displays

Guru Studio Netflix Original creator leverages HP Z Workstations for GPU rendering

Built for reliable high performance and easy IT manageability, HP Z Workstations provide Guru Studio artists with the optimal technology tools to unleash creativity and meet constant deadlines at an affordable cost. Learn how the HP Z440, Z640 and Z840 Workstations powered by NVIDIA® Quadro® graphics, along with the color accurate HP DreamColor Professional Displays help the award winning Netflix artists and animators improve quality affordably by accelerating workflows.

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The power to get work done

See why HP Z Workstations are the preferred choice of professionals who demand reliably powerful computing solutions in their line of work.

Tech of DreamWorks: Turbo


Tech of DreamWorks: Turbo

Tech of DreamWorks: Turbo

HP DreamColor Display and Dreamworks


HP DreamColor Display and Dreamworks

HP DreamColor Display and Dreamworks

CU Denver Design Animation Center


CU Denver Design Animation Center

CU Denver Design Animation Center

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Complete peace of mind

HP Z Workstations are designed for mission-critical applications, where system failure is not acceptable. The tool-less chassis makes it easy to service and simple to access, change and add components. All HP Z Workstations come with a limited 3-year parts, 3-year labor,
and 3-year onsite service standard warranty that is extendable up to 5 years.

ISV (Independent Software Vendor)

Rigorous testing and certification

HP invests in people, equipment, partner relationships, as well as testing and ISV (Independent Software Vendor) certification processes to ensure HP Z Workstations work as expected with professional applications from the world's leading software companies. Before HP Z Workstations receive ISV certification, they undergo rigorous testing. This level of HP effort means your investment in software and HP hardware is protected — the HP commitment to the quality and support of your solution.

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Media & Entertainment Certification
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  • Adobe® Creative Cloud™
  • Adobe® After Effects CC
  • Adobe® Photoshop CC
  • Autodesk® 3ds MAX®
  • Autodesk® Flame®
  • Autodesk® Maya®
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Experience the HP Difference

HP Z Turbo Drive  



HP Z Turbo Drive


HP Z Turbo Drive

Set a new performance curve for your HP Z Workstation with the HP Z Turbo Drive. It’s blazingly fast! Even with 8K video, the HP Z Turbo Drive can handle large files and reduce your work time from hours to minutes with a solid state drive powered by ultra-fast NVMe technology integrated into an M.2 PCIe SSD storage device. Access up to 4x the performance and a startling 14x improvement over HDDs with this innovative solution only available on HP Z Workstations

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  Brain Farm: Video Case Study

  HP Z Turbo Drive improves 4K workflows

Performance Advisor  



Performance Advisor


Performance Advisor

With this built-in Workstation guru, you will spend more time doing and less time troubleshooting. Get a consolidated report of the workstation hardware and software configuration and, with one click, tune your HP Z Workstation specifically for your professional application.

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Remote Graphics Software  



Remote Graphics Software


HP Remote Graphics Software (RGS)

HP RGS is the ideal tool to collaborate with a dispersed team of creatives or remotely access your visual FX, video editing, animation, and broadcasting applications. Now your Windows or Linux based graphic-rich applications are accessible to you wherever you go. Experience optimal cross-platform flexibility and productivity with the new HP RGS receiver for Mac®. HP RGS gives you full access to the entire desktop of your workstation from any other PC or Mac. No need to install your applications in both places. Keep the files on the workstation or server. Just connect via HP RGS and pick up where you left off. And with HP Z Workstations, you get HP RGS for free!

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HP DreamColor. Color-Correct. High Resolution. Studio Ready.

The award winning HP DreamColor Displays are designed and engineered with HP Z Workstations for professionals who demand exact, consistent, and top quality color. Work in brilliant, trusted color and bring your ideas to life with the HP DreamColor Z31x and HP Z27x Studio displays - featuring HP’s integrated calibration engine, Cinema 4K resolution/4K input support4, and True 10-bit color-depth for inky blacks and over 1-billion colors that show accurately on-screen. HP DreamColor also includes the HP Z32x and Z24x G2 Displays, ideal for a wide range of color workflows, including animation, visual effects, post-production, digital photography, and digital pre-press.

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HP Z Displays

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  1. Thunderbolt™ 3 is available on all HP ZBook Mobile Workstations G4… the HP ZBook 15 and HP ZBook 17. Thunderbolt™ 2 is available via an optional add-in card on the Z420, Z620, and Z820. Thunderbolt cable and Thunderbolt device (sold separately) must be compatible with Windows. To determine whether your device is Thunderbolt Certified for Windows, see https://thunderbolttechnology.net/products External link
  2. 4K content required to view 4K resolution.
  3. All specifications represent the typical specifications provided by HP's component manufacturers; actual performance may vary either higher or lower.
  4. Available only on the HP DreamColor Z31x Studio Display

* HP thanks the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the recognition. We congratulate John Frederick, Bob Myers, Karl Rasche and Tom Lianza for winning the 2015 Scientific and Engineering Award for developing the HP DreamColor Professional Display.

* HP Sure Start Gen3 is available on HP EliteBook, HP ZBook, and HP Z Workstation products equipped with Intel® 7th generation processors.