- Dont forget to SMILE

Speak to a Sales Specialist about this Business product.

0207 660 3858

{{firstName}}, You have successfully registered for the HP Employee store.

{{firstName}}, You have successfully registered for the HP Employee store.

{{firstName}}, You have successfully registered to the HP Student Store.

{{firstName}}, You have successfully registered for the HP Friends & Family store.

Thanks - you have successfully opted into our newsletter

Error

You have created your HP Online Store account. Welcome!

Welcome {{firstName}}! You have successfully joined the HP Business Club

 

HP Z VS MAC®
THE NUMBERS DON'T LIE

See how the HP Z8 outperforms the latest Mac Pro® and continues to be the preferred technology for creative pros.

     

    EQUIPPED FOR INTENSIVE EDITING

    Keep your workday on track with feature-rich functionality that helps you get the job done.

    Mac to Z

    BUILT FOR SPEED

    Server-class Intel® Xeon® processors1, NVIDIA® Quadro® professional graphics, and Thunderbolt™ 3 - the fastest I/O connection.
    Mac to Z

    STUNNING INNOVATION

    Get 16x the performance of SATA SSD with HP Z Turbo Drive. Plus, tool-less access for easy, anytime upgradeability.
    Mac to Z

    INDUSTRY LEADING RELIABILITY

    115K hours of rigorous testing for peak performance with major software apps like Adobe®, Avid and more. Backed by a 3-year on-site limited2 warranty.
     

    DESIGNED TO PUSH THE LIMITS

    Featuring a tool-less chassis, the HP Z8 Workstation enables easy access for expanding your hardware to the power and speed that fit your needs.

     

    BRING YOUR VISIONS TO LIFE. FASTER.

    We put our Z8 to the test against the Mac Pro and outperformed it at every turn.

    Mac Pro
    Z840 57% Faster
    Ingest into
    Adobe Prelude
    Mac Pro
    Z840 45% Faster
    Preview in Premier Pro
    Mac Pro
    Z840 108% Faster
    Rendering in Adobe
    Media Encoder Premier Pro
    Mac Pro
    Z840 153% Faster
    Color Grading in
    SpeedGrade Premier Pro
    Mac Pro
    Z840 227% Faster
    Rendering for Preview
    in Premier Pro
     

    HARDWARE THAT'S DESIGNED FOR THE WAY YOU WORK

    Technology should enable your creativity, not hold it back. From faster editing and rendering, to multitasking multiple workstreams, the Z8 is the best tool for the job.

     

    SOFTWARE EXPERIENCE

    We work directly with partners like Adobe®, Autodesk and Avid to ensure our hardware is optimized for the software you rely on to get the job done.

    Adobe
    Autodesk
    Avid
    Mac to Z

    REMOTE EDITING

    Connect your Mac to a Z Workstation with HP Remote Graphics Software, to get faster, reliable performance from anywhere.
    Mac to Z

    KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS

    Remap your keyboard to replicate Mac shortcuts. Or, use your Mac keyboard and connect it to your Z Workstation with the click of a button.
    Mac to Z

    HP PERFORMANCE ADVISOR

    Access quick reports on your system and ways to optimize with your simple, intelligent dashboard - so you can expedite troubleshooting and reduce downtime.
     

    CUSTOMER STORIES

    When it comes to choosing a workstation that delivers uncompromising performance, there’s simply no contest. Don’t take our word for it, listen to these pros.

     

    BRAIN FARM

    Founded by former snowboarder Curt Morgan, Brain Farm created eye-pop sports-action documentaries. Today, Brain Farm is an award-winning, full service entertainment and production company that specializes in creating unforgettable film, TV, digital, and commercial content.

    TEAM SUPERTRAMP

    Devin 'Super Tramp' Graham started creating YouTube videos for a friend in college. Since his first video, he's gained 4.5M YouTube followers and has directed commercials for brands like Ford, Mountain Dew, and Panasonic.

     
     

    VANCOUVER FILM SCHOOL

    VFS is Canada's premier post-secondary entertainment arts institution for students studying animation, film, game design, programming and digital design. They have won four consecutive School of the Year Awards at the CG Student Awards.

    SEE THE DIFFERENCE

    Mac to Z

    MAC PRO

    44
    Processor Cores
    1TB
    Maximum Memory
    24TB
    Maximum Internal Storage
    YES
    Thunderbolt™ 2.0
    8
    PCI/PCIe Accessory Slots
    8
    SAS/SATA Storage Bays
    3YRS
    Warranty
    12
    Processor Cores
    64GB
    Maximum Memory
    1TB
    Maximum Internal Storage
    YES
    Thunderbolt™ 2.0
    0
    PCI/PCIe Accessory Slots
    0
    SAS/SATA Storage Bays
    1YR
    Warranty

    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. Onsite service may require an optional HP Care Pack. Availability may vary.

    Apple, Mac Pro and Mac are trademarks of Apple Inc.

    ?

    VAT Switcher

    See our products with or without VAT

    OR

    Business Customers

    Show prices Excluding VAT
    INACTIVTY WARNING

    FOR YOUR SECURITY WE WILL AUTO-LOG YOU OUT, WITHIN THE NEXT 5 MINUTES, UNLESS YOU CLICK CONTINUE MY SESSION.

    YOU HAVE BEEN LOGGED OUT

    FOR YOUR SECURITY WE HAVE LOGGED YOU OUT OF YOUR HP ONLINE STORE ACCOUNT. TO LOG BACK IN, PLEASE CLICK ON THE BUTTON BELOW