HP Z1 G2 Workstation

The HP Z1 G2 Workstation is an innovative all-in-one workstation with a large-screen display. It is customisable and enables the ability to change and modify components including upgradable memory, and graphics card simply by snapping it open. In addition the HP Z1 G2 Workstation features 10 finger multi-touch, HD Webcam and DTS Studio Sound.

As the only all-in-one workstation with quad-core Intel® Xeon® processors the HP Z1 G2 renders faster with professional graphics and ECC memory. Enhanced with Thunderbolt™ 2 technology transfer data is fast with the ability to connect to high-resolution displays and high-performance data devices over a single Thunderbolt™ cable.

The HP Z1 G2 comes with a 27” LED-backlit display with a 178 degree viewing angle, and the option to choose either edge-to-edge glass with 10 finger multi-touch, or anti-glare screen options.

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Form Factor All-in-one
Available Operating Systems
  • Windows 8.1 Pro 64
  • Windows 7 Professional 64 (available through downgrade rights from Windows 8.1 Pro 64 (National Academic only))
  • Windows 7 Professional 64 (available through downgrade rights from Windows 8.1 Pro 64)
  • Windows 7 Professional 64
  • HP Linux Installer Kit
  • Red Hat® Enterprise Linux Desktop/Workstation (1 year paper license; no preinstallation OS)
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 (90 day license)



Available Processors
  • ProcessorGHzCacheNumber of CoresHyper-threadingIntegrated Graphics
  • Intel® Xeon® E3-1280v33.68 MB4YN/A
  • Intel® Xeon® E3-1245v33.48 MB4YP4600
  • Intel® Xeon® E3-1225v33.28 MB4N/AP4600
  • Intel® Xeon® E3-1281v33.78 MB4YN/A
  • Intel® Xeon® E3-1246v33.58 MB4YP4600
  • Intel® Xeon® E3-1226v33.38 MB4YP4600
  • Intel® Core i7-47903.68 MB4Y4600
  • Intel® Core i5-45903.36 MB4N/A4600
  • Intel® Core i5-45703.26 MB4N/A4600
  • Intel® Core i3-41503.53 MB2Y4400
  • Intel® Core i3-41303.43 MB2Y4400


Chipset Intel® C226 Chipset
Memory Up to 32 GB ECC or 16 GB non-ECC unbuffered DDR3 1866 MHz DIMMS; 4 DIMM slots
Drive Controllers Integrated Serial ATA controller
  • Intel® Pro 1500 SSD 180 GB
  • Up to (1) 3.5-inch 7200 rpm SATA drives: 500 GB, 1, 2 or 3 TB
  • Up to (2) 2.5-inch 10K rpm SATA drives: 250, 500 GB, 1 TB (2 TB max)
  • Up to (2) 2.5-inch SATA SSD drives: 128, 256, 512 GB (1 TB max)
  • Up to (1) mSATA SSD drives: 256 GB
  • Up to (1) 2.5-inch SATA self-encrypting solid state boot drive (SED SSD): 256 GB
Optical Storage 1 Optical drive: Slim tray-load Blu-ray writer; Slim tray-load DVD-ROM; Slim tray-load DVD RW SuperMulti writer
Drive Bays (1) 3.5″ or (2) 2.5″ bays
Available Graphics
  • Integrated:Intel® HD Graphics 4400 (Core i3); Intel® HD Graphics 4600 (Core i5); Intel® HD Graphics P4600 (Xeon E3-12x5v3)
  • Entry 3D:NVIDIA® Quadro K610M (1 GB)
  • Midrange 3D:NVIDIA® Quadro K2100M (2 GB)
  • High-end 3D:NVIDIA® Quadro K3100M (4 GB); NVIDIA® Quadro K4100M (4 GB)
Note: If a discrete graphics card is installed, Intel integrated graphics is disabled. All discrete graphics cards are PCIe.
Network Integrated Intel® I217LM PCIe Gigabit controller; Integrated Intel dual-band AC 7260 802.11 ac wireless LAN & Bluetooth4 combo card
  • Side:2x USB 3.0 port (1 charging data port), 2x Thunderbolt 2™2 (optional), 1 Microphone in, 1 Headset out, 1 SD 4.0 media card reader
  • Rear:4x USB 2.0 ports, 1x DisplayPort 1.1, 1 audio line in, 1 audio line out, 1 RJ-45, 1 Subwoofer Output, 1 optical S/PDIF Output
  • Internal:USB 2.0 Type A and 2 USB 2.0 on 9-pin header (used for touch controller)
Dimensions with Stand 20.8 in x 26 in x 16.5 in (HxWxD) (52.83 X 66.04 X 41.91cm) 47 lb (21.32 kg)
Note: Maximum system weight with stand. Exact weight depends upon configuration
Power Supply 400 Watt 90%
Display (screen size diagonally measured) 27” diagonal IPS 2 LED backlit widescreen LCD (2560 x 1440) with 2 MP 1080p webcam and optional touch


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