ER304EP - HP Compaq dc7600 Small Form Factor PC


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  • For outstanding performance and productivity the HP dc7600 offers the latest technology from Intel®, including Intel 945G chipset, Pentium® 4 processors and Graphics Media Accelerator 950. This innovative desktop is also packed with advanced features such as high-speed SMART III Serial ATA 3.0 Gb/s hard drives, DDR2 memory and BIOS lockable USB 2.0 to further boost performance and help maximise IT investment.
  • Setting the standards for embedded security, the HP dc7600 offers a range of tools to help protect both physical and intellectual property. These features include an integrated TPM 1.2 compliant security chip, HP ProtectTools for single interface client security management and Secured Single Sign-on. A number of removable media options, as well as physical locks and covers provide increased protection to both data and device.
  • The HP dc7600 features a number of integrated manageability solutions including HP Client Manager Software, enabling management of both servers and clients from a single console. HP OpenView enterprise management solutions allow users to remotely monitor the health and status of clients as well as resolve any issues. A common software image is available across 3 expandable chassis choices to enable efficient deployment of PCs.
  • Stable, long lifecycles (+15 months) and global availability help increase productivity and reduce ownership costs. HP provides customised thermal designs for each chassis that enhance productivity and minimise system down time, by maximising both reliability and performance.
Internal audio
Integrated High Definition audio with Realtek 2 channel ALC260 codec
Expansion slots
Expansion slot
2 low profile PCI, 1 low profile PCI Express x1, 1 low profile PCI Express x16 (2 full-height PCI available via optional riser card), (Note: with riser card option, express x1 and x16 slots are not supported)
Optional Hi-Speed 56K PCI SoftModem
Input devices
Standard keyboard
Pointing device
2-button scroll mouse or USB optical scrolling mouse
Memory type
From 256 MB to 4 GB DDR2 PC2-4200 and PC2-5300 non-ECC Memory (single channel and dual channel configurations)
Maximum memory
4 GB DDR2-Synch DRAM
Memory slots
Memory upgrade
Expandable to 4 GB through four industry-standard DIMM slots
Network interface
Integrated Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet for HP
Network cards
Intel Pro 1000 MT Gigabit NIC
I/O port
Rear: 6 USB 2.0, 1 standard serial port, 1 optional serial port, 1 parallel port, 2 PS/2, 1 RJ-45, 1 VGA, audio in/out, Front: 2 USB 2.0, headphone and microphone
Power consumption
240 watts maximum
Power requirements
Input voltage 90 – 264 / 100 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, active PFC
Intel® 945G chipset
Software included
In some models only: Norton Antivirus 2005, Roxio CinePlayer
Operating system software 01
Genuine Windows XP Professional SP2
Genuine Windows XP Home SP2
SuSE Linux 9.3
Operating system software 02
Genuine Windows XP Professional SP2
Genuine Windows XP Home SP2
SuSE Linux 9.3
Operating system software 03
Genuine Windows XP Professional SP2
Genuine Windows XP Home SP2
SuSE Linux 9.3
Operating system software 04
Genuine Windows XP Professional SP2
Genuine Windows XP Home SP2
SuSE Linux 9.3
Pre-installed software
In all models: Adobe Acrobat Reader, PDF Complete, Altiris Local Recovery, Sun Java Runtime Environment, Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional SP2, Suze Linux, Microsoft® Windows® XP Home SP2; In some models only: Microsoft® Office 2003 Small Business, Microsoft® Office 2003 Basic
Compatible operating systems
Windows 2000 (Web Support), Windows XP Professional SP2, Windows XP Home SP2, FreeDOS, SuSE Linux 9.3
Available LAN drivers
Microsoft® Windows® NT 4.0, Microsoft® Windows® 98, Microsoft® 2000, Microsoft® XP, Linux® 2.2, Linux® 2.4
Optical drives
48X Max CD-ROM drive, 48X/32X/48X CD-RW drive, 48X/32X Combo CD-RW/DVD-ROM drive, 16X/48X DVD-ROM drive, 16X DVD +/-RW DL drive (LightScribe3/Double Layer/ Dual Format)
Flexible disk drive
Optional 1.44 MB Diskette Drive
Hard disk drive
80 to 250 GB Serial ATA 3.0 Gb/s, 40 GB Serial ATA 1.5 Gb/s
Hard disk speed
7200 rpm
Disk subsystem controller
Serial ATA 3.0 Gb/s (except 40 GB configuration: Serial ATA 1.5 Gb/s)
Internal drive bays
1 internal 3.5 inch
External drive bays
1 external 5.25 inch, 1 external 3.5 inch
Small form factor
Security management
Embedded TPM1.2 with optional HP ProtectTools, Embedded Security software
Graphic card 01
Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 950
Video adapter driver 01
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional, Microsoft® Windows® XP Home and SuSE Linux
Graphic subsystem video card features 01
3D/2D Controller (Microsoft® DirectX® 9), VGA integrated controller, RAMDAC integrated (400 MHz)
Operating humidity range10 to 90% RH
Acoustic power emissionsIDLE (Fixed disk drive spinning): LWAd = 4.0 Bels; FIXED DISK (Random write): LWAd = 4.0 Bels; FLOPPY DRIVE (Floppy to HD file copy): LWAd = 4.5 Bels; OPTICAL DRIVE (Sequential Reads): LWAd = 5.4 Bels
Acoustic pressure emissionsIDLE (Fixed disk drive spinning): LpAm = 29 dBA; FIXED DISK (Random write): LpAm = 30 dBA; FLOPPY DRIVE (Floppy to HD file copy): LpAm = 36 dBA; OPTICAL DRIVE (Sequential Reads): LpAm = 45 dBA
Operating temperature range10 to 35° C
Dimensions, metric33.8 x 37.9 x 10.0 cm
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