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HP 280 G1 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 3.6GHz 2GB 500GB HDD

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 3.6GHz 2GB Nov 2014
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8 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Desktop Computers

HP is one of the better rated desktop computer manufacturers according to average reviews from owners and experts, and HP also has good reviews for its few processor core computers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on computers of this age and spec.

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Fairly Big On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the similar spec PCs that have been on the market for more than two years the on-board graphics adapter memory capacities range from 0.12GB to 1.8GB, and the average on-board graphics adapter memory is 0.89GB. The HP 280 G1 has a quite big on-board graphics adapter memory (1.7 gigabytes) compared to most of the other few processor core computers that were released more than two years ago.

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11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This PC supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most commonly supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on few processor core computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Very Fast Processor Clock Speed

When compared to other comparable spec desktop computers that were launched more than two years ago that we have assessed the processor clock speed of, the HP 280 G1's processor clock speed of 3.6 gigahertz is one of the fastest. The average processor clock speed of similar spec computers that have been around for a comparable time to the 280 G1 is 2.9GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 1GHz to 3.9GHz.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many few processor core computers that were released around the same time as it.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many PCs of this age and type.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this computer is DVD Super Multi, which is typical of many comparable spec personal computers that have been around for around the same time as it.

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5 Reasons Against

Quite Small Internal Memory

Across all the comparable spec PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 280 G1 the internal memory range from 1GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 4.9GB. When compared to other few processor core computers that were released more than two years ago that we have checked, the internal memory of the HP 280 G1 of only 2 gigabytes is one of the smallest.

Alternative 2GB memory desktop computers currently available that you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Acer Chromebox CXI[plb_2545962_price].

If you are looking for a desktop computer with a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the HP ProDesk 600[plb_2753872_price] (4GB).

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this desktop computer is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage medium on PCs of a comparable age and type to it. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.

If the storage speed of this PC is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the Shuttle DSA2LS[plb_2420911_price] (Flash).

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Only One 3.5" Bay

The HP 280 G1 is a one 3.5" bay personal computer. Most of the other few processor core computers that were launched around the same time as the 280 G1 have between one and five 3.5" bays.

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Only One 5.25" Bay

Most few processor core computers that have been available for more than two years have one 5.25" bay, including the HP 280 G1 which has one 5.25" bay.

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Only One PCI Express X1 Slot

The HP 280 G1 is a one PCI Express x1 slot PC. Most of the other PCs of this age and type have between one and two PCI Express x1 slots.

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3 Other reasons to consider the HP 280 G1

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this computer was released.

Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the HP 280 G1 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other personal computers of this spec and age.

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Average Hard Drive Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the HP 280 G1 has a relatively typical hard drive capacity compared to most of the other personal computers of this age and spec.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache Level
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Model
Processor Memory Voltage
Processor That Supports ECC
Memory Channel Supported Processor
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Memory Type Supported Processor
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Stepping
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Processor Installed
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive
Storage Drive Installed
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Open GL Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Maximum Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Output
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
Operating System/software
Operating System
Networking
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Line-Out Port
Line-In Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
PS/2 Port
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
PCI Express X16 Slot
PCI Express X1 (Gen 1.x) Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
PCI Express X16 (Gen 1.x) Slot
Design
Chassis Type
2.5" Bay
5.25" Bay
3.5" Bay
Case Colour
Performance
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel HD Graphics
Intel Secure Key
Intel AES New Instructions
Idle States
Intel Built-In Visuals Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Instruction Set
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
RoHS Compliant
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Display Diagonal
Display Included
Panel Type
Typical Contrast Ratio
Keyboard Supplied
Display Vertical Viewing Angle
Display Horizontal Viewing Angle
Display Brightness
Display Colour
Aspect Ratio
Display Resolution
Display Type
Supported Number of Colours Display
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp k8k28, hp k8k28e, hp k8k28ea
Barcodes 00889296090687, 00889296116165

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