HP Z Workstation configurations for Professional Virtual Reality

HP Z Workstation Configurations

For Professional Virtual Reality

HP and NVIDIA have created recommended configurations to support the performance requirements of VR content creators.

Virtual Reality (VR) content creators who use NVIDIA® VR Ready recommended HP Workstation configurations can be confident of outstanding VR performance that includes ultra-high frame rates and low latency even with the most complex data sets. These performance factors are critical for driving VR HMD experiences that are comfortable, accurate and compelling for the VR content creator.

HP Workstation NVIDIA® VR Ready configurations are ideal for:

  • Content Creators

  • Game Developers

  • Architects

  • Engineering & Construction

  • Media & Entertainment

  • Oil & Gas Exploration

  • Professional Application Developers in Product Development

  • Education

  • Research

  • Medical & Healthcare

  • And more...

Why VR?

Content Creation

VR gaming and film-making is exploding, and content creators are authoring mind blowing VR titles. They demand high horsepower desktop systems to handle the enormous graphical workloads.

Architecture Engineering & Construction

Architects require powerful VR solutions to enable client reviews of projects
using HMDs. Clients benefit from breath taking walk-throughs and the
ability to view and explore in any direction.

Product Development

Design teams spanning automotive, aerospace and consumer electronics, are harnessing the power of desktop VR solutions to enhance collaboration, reduce cycle time and optimise style and performance.

NVDIA VR Ready™ System Components

The following configuration components are NVIDIA® VR Ready and meet the performance levels necessary to deliver seamless and accurate VR experiences.

Professional HMD

Professional HMD

HTC Vive
Virtual Reality Beyond Imagination

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HP Z Workstation

HP Z Workstation

Intel® Core™ i5-4590 or greater Intel® Xeon® E3-1240 v3 or greater.

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NVIDIA® Quadro® M6000-24 NVIDIA® Quadro® M5000.

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HP Recommends NVIDIA® VR Ready Workstation Configurations


HP Z Workstation

HP Z240 Tower Workstation

  • Processor: Intel® Xeon® E3-1270v51
  • Windows 102
  • RAM 16GB (2x8 GB)
  • Disk - HP 256GB SATA 6GB/s SSD
  • NVIDIA® Quadro® M5000 (AMO)
  • NVIDIA® VR Ready


HP Z Workstation

HP Z640 Workstation

  • Processor: Intel® Xeon® E5-1630 v31
  • Windows 102
  • RAM 32GB (4x8 GB)
  • Disk - OS: HP 256GB SATA 6GB/s SSD
  • Disk - Data: HP 512GB SATA 6GB/s SSD
  • NVIDIA® Quadro® M6000-24
  • NVIDIA® VR Ready


HP Z Workstation

HP Z840 Workstation

  • Processors: 2x Intel® Xeon® E5-2637 v31
  • Windows 102
  • RAM 32GB (8x4GB)
  • Disk - OS: HP 256GB SATA 6GB/s SSD
  • Disk - Data: HP HP Z Turbo Drive Quad Pro 2x512GB PCIe SSD
  • 2x NVIDIA® Quadro® M6000-24 (2nd card: AMO)
  • NVIDIA® VR Ready

1 Multi-core 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 is not a measurement of higher performance. 2 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 microsoft.com for more information.

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