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HP Pavilion 500
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HP Pavilion 500 4 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 3.2GHz 4GB 500GB HDD

4 Intel Core I5-4xxx 3.2GHz 4GB Apr 2015
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With convenient expandability options, the HP Pavilion 500 is the versatile PC that grows as your needs do. With a sharp, modern design, it fits seamlessly anywhere you put it. Top that off with... More
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11 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Personal Computers

On average HP medium processor core personal computers have good ratings as do all personal computers manufactured by HP.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This personal computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many PCs of this spec and age.

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Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of personal computers of this spec and age is 1.4GB, and the maximum on-board graphics adapter memories range from 1GB to 2GB. With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of 1.74 gigabytes, the Pavilion 500 has one of the bigger maximum on-board graphics adapter memories amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age.

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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 typical of many PCs of this age and spec.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most commonly supported PCI Express slots version on personal computers of a comparable age and type to it.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This desktop computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most frequently found processor cache level on comparable spec personal computers that have been around for more than two years.

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10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology

This desktop computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most frequently found cabling technology on medium processor core personal computers that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Three PCI Express X1 Slots

Most of the other computers of this age and spec only have between one and two PCI Express x1 slots, however the HP Pavilion 500 has three PCI Express x1 slots.

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Supports One Case Placement

The number of placements supported by the Pavilion 500 is more than most PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This personal computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most frequently supported case placement supported by medium processor core personal computers that were released around the same time as the Pavilion 500.

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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 PCs of this age and spec.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This desktop computer supports a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many computers of this age and spec.

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13 Reasons Against

Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The Pavilion 500 is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port personal computer. Most of the other PCs of a similar spec and age to the Pavilion 500 have between one and eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Quite Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The Pavilion 500 has a quite small discrete graphics adapter memory (only 1,024 gigabyte) compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that came out more than two years ago. Across all the similar spec personal computers that were released more than two years ago the discrete graphics adapter memory capacities range from 1GB to 6.2TB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 2TB.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is typical of many personal computers of this age and spec. 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.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The internal memory of computers of this age and type range from 2GB to 64GB. With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Pavilion 500 has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that came out around the same time as the Pavilion 500.

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Very Small Hard Drive Capacity

The Pavilion 500 has one of the smaller hard drive capacity (only 500 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec computers of this age. The average hard drive capacity of personal computers of a comparable age and spec to the Pavilion 500 is 800GB.

If you are looking for a bigger hard drive capacity then you might also want to consider the DELL XPS 8700 (£789.98) (1TB).

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

The average total storage capacity of PCs of a comparable type and age to the Pavilion 500 is 710GB. With a total storage capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the Pavilion 500 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been around for around the same time as the Pavilion 500.

Computers with a bigger total storage capacity that might also be worth considering include the Apple Mac Pro (£2,899.99) (512GB), or the Asus G20AJ (1TB).

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Only Supports Five Compatible Memory Cards

The Pavilion 500 has a greater number of compatible memory card than most medium processor core personal computers that were launched more than two years ago. This desktop computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the Pavilion 500. The compatible memory cards "Memory Stick (MS)", "MS PRO", "SDHC" and "SDXC" are also supported by this HP personal computer.

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Very Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Pavilion 500 the discrete graphics adapter memory range from 510MB to 6.2GB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 2GB. The Pavilion 500 has a quite small discrete graphics adapter memory (only 1,024 megabyte) compared to most of the other similar spec PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Pavilion 500.

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Only Has One Memory Slot

The Pavilion 500 has a greater number of memory slots than most personal computers of a comparable age and type to it. The most commonly found memory slot is 4x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this PC. The memory slots 2x DIMM are also found on this computer.

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Only One 3.5" Bay

Most medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to the Pavilion 500 have between one and eight 3.5" bays, including the Pavilion 500 which has one 3.5" bay.

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Only Two USB 3.0 Ports

Most comparable spec PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Pavilion 500 have between one and eight USB 3.0 ports, including the Pavilion 500 which has two USB 3.0 ports.

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Only One 5.25" Bay

The Pavilion 500 is a one 5.25" bay computer.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The smallest maximum internal memory of desktop computers of this type and age is 2GB, the biggest is 260GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 32GB. The Pavilion 500 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (only 16 gigabytes) amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age.

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2 Other reasons to consider the HP Pavilion 500

Released Over Two Years Ago

HP released the Pavilion 500 over two years ago.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 3.2 gigahertz, the Pavilion 500 has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other PCs of a similar age and type to the Pavilion 500.

If you would prefer a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the OptiPlex 9020 (£526.80) (3.3GHz), or the OptiPlex 7020 (£529.79) (3.3GHz) both from DELL.

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Specification

Features
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
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
Ergonomics
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slot
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
WiFi Standard
WiFi
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Line-Out Port
Line-In Port
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Case Colour
Water Cooling System
Performance
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel 64
Embedded Options Available
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Secure Key
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
OS Guard
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Instruction Set
Intel Dual Display Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Display
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Packaging Content
Mouse Included
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology
Technical Details
Technical Details
Management Features

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 500539, 500351, 500312, 500404, 500312i, 500404n, 500539n, 500351k, 500539ng, 500351kx, 500312ix, 500404nl, hp f1p85, hp f1p85e, g4b38aaaba, hp f1p85et, k2a15eaabz
Barcodes 00888182928219, 00888793233801, 00889894074317, 00889894147202

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