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HP Pavilion 550 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 3.7GHz 8GB 1TB HDD

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 3.7GHz 8GB Jun 2015
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HP Has Good Desktop Computer Reviews

Few processor core computers built by HP have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all personal computers (not just few processor core computers) and found that HP also has good reviews across its entire range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many desktop computers that came out more than a year ago.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 350 megahertz, the Pavilion 550 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other few processor core computers that were launched more than a year ago. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of few processor core computers that are a comparable age to the Pavilion 550 range from 100MHz to 690MHz.

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Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The Pavilion 550 has a fairly big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory (1.74 gigabytes) compared to most of the other computers of a similar type and age to the Pavilion 550. The maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the Pavilion 550 range from 1GB to 16GB.

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4.3 On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version

This PC supports a 4.3 on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version, which is the most commonly supported on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version on computers of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Across all the desktop computers of a comparable age and type to the Pavilion 550 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 750MHz to 1,200MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz. At 1,150 megahertz, the Pavilion 550 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other PCs of this age and type.

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Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Most personal computers of a comparable type and age to the Pavilion 550 have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the HP Pavilion 550 which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Very Fast Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 3.7 gigahertz, the Pavilion 550's processor clock speed is one of the fastest amongst desktop computers of a similar type and age to the Pavilion 550. Across all the similar spec personal computers that were launched around the same time as the Pavilion 550 the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.9GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.8GHz.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the HP Pavilion 550 has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other few processor core computers that are a comparable age to the Pavilion 550. The average hard drive capacity of PCs that were released one year ago is 650GB, and the hard drive capacity range from 320GB to 2TB.

If this computer hard drive capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Acer Revo One RL85 (£299.99) (2TB) which also has a higher rating.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The HP Pavilion 550 has a fairly big total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other similar spec personal computers that came out around the same time as the Pavilion 550. The smallest total storage capacity of computers that were launched around the same time as the Pavilion 550 is 8GB and the biggest is 3TB.

If this few processor core PC total storage capacity is too small for you then you might want to consider the Acer Revo One RL85 (£299.99) (2TB and higher rated).

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The average internal memory of desktop computers of this age and type is 4.7GB. With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Pavilion 550 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as the Pavilion 550.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many desktop computers of this spec and age.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This personal computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many personal computers that came out around the same time as it.

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

This computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most commonly found cabling technology on few processor core computers that are a comparable age to it.

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Two Storage Drives

Most personal computers that have been available for more than a year have between 1 and 499 storage drives, including the Pavilion 550 which has two storage drives.

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Supports One Case Placement

The number of placements supported by the HP Pavilion 550 is more than most computers of a similar age and spec to it. This computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most commonly supported case placement supported by few processor core computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Pavilion 550.

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5.1 Audio Output Channel

This PC has a 5.1 audio output channel, which is typical of many PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this desktop computer is DVD Super Multi, which is the most commonly found optical drive type on similar spec desktop computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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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 few processor core computers that are a comparable age 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.

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Very Small On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

At only 1.203 gigabytes, the HP Pavilion 550 has a fairly small on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other similar spec PCs that have been available for more than a year. The on-board graphics adapter memory capacities of few processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as the Pavilion 550 range from 1GB to 2.1GB, and the average on-board graphics adapter memory is 1.6GB.

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Only Two USB 2.0 Ports

Most PCs of a comparable age and type to the Pavilion 550 have between one and seven USB 2.0 ports, including the HP Pavilion 550 which has two USB 2.0 ports.

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1 Other reason to consider the HP Pavilion 550

Released Over a Year Ago

This few processor core PC was released over a year ago.

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 Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive
Storage Drive
Storage Drive Installed
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
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 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
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth
WiFi Standard
WiFi
Cabling Technology
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
HDMI Port
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
Mini PCI Express Slot
PCI Express X16 Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
Design
Chassis Type
Case Placement
3.5" Bay
Case Colour
Performance
Audio Output Channel
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Graphics
Intel Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
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
Packaging Width
Packaging Depth
Packaging Height
Package Weight
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
RoHS Compliant
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Mouse Included
Numeric Keypad
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Technical Details
Intel Visual Technology

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 550032, hp 64b, hp i34, hp i34x, 550032n, hp 64bi, hp m9z83, hp i34xx, 550032na, hp m1z08, hp 64bit, hp n0a25, hp n0a25a, hp m9z83a, hp i34xxx, hp 550030, hp m1z08e, hp m9z83aa, hp 550030n, hp m1z08ea, hp n0a25aa, m1z38eaabu, N0A25AA#ABA, hp n0a25aaa, hp m9z83aaa, hp 550030na, hp m9z83aaab, hp n0a25aaab, hp n0a25aaaba
Barcodes 00725184061721, 00725184061738, 00725184061752, 00725184079825, 00787468124720, 00889296939962

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