EU244EA - HP Compaq dx2200 Microtower PC


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Internal audio
Realtek ALC861 High Definition audio codec, 3D audio compliant with AC'97 rev. 2.3 and HD Audio compatible
Expansion slots
Expansion slot
Two full-height PCI 2.3 slots, one full-height PCI Express x1 slot and one full-height PCI-Express x16 slot
Optional Agere 56K PCI Modem
Input devices
HP PS/2 or USB Standard Keyboard
Pointing device
PS/2 2-Button scroll mouse, USB 2-Button optical scroll mouse or USB 2-Button scroll mouse
Memory type
From 256 MB to 2 GB DDR2-Synch DRAM PC2-5300 non-ECC (single channel and dual channel configurations)
Maximum memory
2 GB DDR2-Synch DRAM
Memory slots
Memory upgrade
Expandable to 2 GB through two industry-standard DIMM slots
256 KB, 1 or 2 MB L2 cache
Network interface
Integrated Realtek 8100C 10/100 Fast Ethernet Network Connection
Network cards
Intel® Pro/1000 MT Gb Ethernet PCI Adapter
I/O port
Rear: 4 USB 2.0 ports, 1 serial port, 1 parallel port, 2 PS/2, 1 RJ-45, 1 VGA, 1 audio in, 1 audio out, 1 MIC; Front: 2 USB 2.0
Power consumption
250 watts maximum
Power requirements
ATX Power Supply, Input voltage 90 – 140 / 180 – 264 VAC, 50/60 Hz, passive PFC or non-PCF (115v / 230v line)
ATI Radeon Xpress 200 chipset
Software included
Roxio DigitalMedia Plus (by SONIC), Roxio CinePlayer, Dantz Retrospect Express 7, Sun Java Runtime Environment (Supporting software available with certain optical drive configurations) (depending on the hardware configuration)
Operating system software 01
Genuine Windows XP Professional SP2
Genuine Windows XP Home SP2
Operating system software 02
Genuine Windows XP Professional SP2
Genuine Windows XP Home SP2
Operating system software 03
Genuine Windows XP Professional SP2
Genuine Windows XP Home SP2
Pre-installed software
Optional preloaded software, only for certain configurations: Microsoft® Windows® XP Home SP2, Microsoft® Windows® XP Pro SP2 , Microsoft® Office 2003 Basic and Microsoft® Office 2003 Small Business , Microsoft® Office 2003 Professional, Norton Antivirus 2005
Available LAN drivers
Integrated Realtek 8100C Fast Ethernet Network Controller 10/100
Optical drives
48X CD-ROM Drive, 48X/32X/48X CD-RW Drive, 16X/48X DVD-ROM Drive, 48X/32X Combo CD-RW/DVD-ROM Drive, 16X DVD+/-RW LightScribe Drive (Double Layer/Dual Format), 1.44MB diskette drive, HP 16-in-1 Media Reader and additional USB 2.0 port
Flexible disk drive
Optional 1.44 MB Diskette Drive
Hard disk drive
80, 160 or 250 GB Serial ATA 3.0 Gb/s
Hard disk speed
7200 rpm
Disk subsystem controller
Serial ATA 1.5
Internal drive bays
2 internal 3.5 inch
External drive bays
2 external 5.25 inch and 1 external 3.5 inch
System bus
533 or 800 MHz Front Side Bus
Graphic card 01
ATI built-in graphics processor provided by the Radeon Xpress 200 chipset
Video adapter driver 01
ATI RADEON X1300 256MB full-height PCIe Card
Operating humidity range10 to 90% RH
Acoustic power emissionsIDLE (Fixed disk drive spinning): LWAd = 4.3 Bels; FIXED DISK (Random write): LWAd = 4.8 Bels; CD-ROM (Sequential Reads): LWAd = 5.0 Bels
Acoustic pressure emissionsIDLE (Fixed disk drive spinning): LpAm = 32 dBA; FIXED DISK (Random write): LpAm = 37dBA; CD-ROM (Sequential Reads): LpAm = 39dBA (Desktop Average)
Operating temperature range10 to 35° C
Dimensions, metric17.5 x 41.6 x 35.3 cm
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