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Giving you the power needed to tackle the most demanding visualisation projects, the Z8 is HP’s flagship workstation. It’s capable of processing massive amounts of data in order to edit 8K video and run the most complex 3D simulations.

Bringing ideas to life in industries including post production, architecture, and video games, the Z8 is ideal for look development pipelines and live client feedback. Featuring up to 48TB of internal storage, 3TB of RAM, and 56 cores of CPU power it can be scaled to suit your needs.

Read how Lexhag use the Z8 in their visual effects pipeline

CPU 56 core Intel® Xeon® W processor
Internal Storage Up to 48TB
Memory Up to 3TB GB DDR4-2666 ECC SDRAM
Space for up to three GPUs


1 headset; 4 USB 3.1 Gen 1 (1 charging); SD Media Card Reader (optional)

Premium front includes: 1 headset, 2 USB 3.1 Gen1 (1 charging), 2 USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C™, SD Media Card Reader (optional)


6 USB 3.1 Gen 1; 2 RJ-45 (1 GbE); 1 audio line out; 1 audio line in; 1 PS/2 mouse port; 1 PS/2 keyboard port; 1 serial port (optional)

Slots 2 PCIe 3 x4; 2 M.2 PCIe 3 x4; 1 PCIe x8; 2 PCIe x16