Clark ITS Department's Preferred HP Desktop Compared

  HP EliteDesk 800 G3 (small form factor) Apple 21.5-inch iMac Retina 4k Apple Mac mini Lenovo ThinkCentre M910 (small form factor)
  EliteDesk 800 G3 iMac Mac mini ThinkCentre M910
Processor 7th Generation Intel Core i5-7700 Processor 3.4GHz (with Turbo Boost up to 3.8GHz) 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7500 Processor 3.4GHz (with Turbo Boost up to 3.8GHz) 4th Generation Intel Core i7-4578U Processor 3.0GHz (with Turbo Boost up to 3.5GHz) 7th Generation Intel Core i5-7700 Processor 3.4GHz (with Turbo Boost up to 3.8GHz)
Video Intel HD Graphics 630 integrated GPU Radeon Pro 560 GPU with 4GB video memory Intel Iris Graphics 5100 integrated GPU Intel HD Graphics 630 integrated GPU
Operating Systems Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Edition Mac OS X 10.13 Mac OS X 10.13 Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Edition
Memory 8 GB 2400MHz DDR4 RAM (1 DIMM, 3 free for additional RAM) 8 GB 2400MHz DDR4 RAM (2 DIMMS, 2 free for additional RAM) 8 GB 1600MHz DDR3 RAM (not upgradable) 8 GB 2400MHz DDR4 RAM (1 DIMM, 3 free for additional RAM)
Hard Drives 256 GB PCIe NVMe Solid State Drive 256 GB PCIe-based flash storage 256 GB PCIe-based flash storage 256 GB M.2 NVMe Solid Date Drive
Module Bay Devices DVD+/-RW SuperMulti Double-Layer LightScribe drive External DVD+/-RW SuperMulti Double-Layer drive +$79* External DVD+/-RW SuperMulti Double-Layer drive +$79* DVD+/-RW SuperMulti Double-Layer drive
Wireless Local Area Networking Options None Apple AirPort Extreme Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac wireless card Apple AirPort Extreme Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac wireless card None
USB & input ports 1 USB C, 2 USB 3.1, 1 USB 2.0, & 1 USB 2.0 (fast charging) 4 USB 3.0, 2 Thunderbolt 3, & SDXC card slot 4 USB 3.0, 2 Thunderbolt, & SDXC card slot 8 USB 3.0
Video Out 2 DisplayPort Mini DisplayPort output with support for DVI, VGA, and dual-link DVI (adapters sold separately) HDMI & Mini DisplayPort output with support for DVI, VGA, and dual-link DVI (adapters sold separately) 2 DisplayPort & VGA port
Keyboard & Mouse HP Standard USB Keyboard & Mouse Apple Magic Keyboard with Numeric Keypad & Magic Mouse Apple Magic Keyboard with Numeric Keypad & Magic Mouse +$208* Lenovo Standard USB Keyboard & Mouse
Construction/Design 82% efficient 180W power supply 205W power supply 85W power supply 85% efficient 210W power supply
Display

HP Z23n monitor $169* 23-inch diagonal LED-backlit display (1920x1080)

integrated 21.5-inch diagonal LED-backlit (IPS) display (4096x2304) HP Z23n monitor $169* 23-inch diagonal LED-backlit display (1920x1080) HP Z23n monitor $169* 23-inch diagonal LED-backlit display (1920x1080)
Warranty 3/3/3, three years onsite, next business day, three years parts and three years labor 1-year by an authorized Apple service center
Extend to 3 years +$159*
1-year by an authorized Apple service center
Extend to 3 years +$79*
3/3, three years onsite, three years parts and three years labor +$55.20
Total Cost: $947.00* $1,757.00* $1,704.00* $916.97*
Accidental Damage Protection (ADP) 4-year NBD onsite warranty +$52.48* None None 4-year NBD onsite warranty +$40.00*

*Pricing as of 4/25/18 and is subject to change per manufacturer.