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HP Has Good Reviews for Its PCs
We calculated the average reviews for all HP desktop computers and also specifically for HP medium processor core personal computers and found that in both cases HP had good reviews.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that were released more than two years ago.
11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This PC supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on PCs of this age and type.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This PC has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most frequently found cabling technology on PCs of a similar type and age to it.
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Three 3.5" Bays
The HP ProDesk 490 G1 is a three 3.5" bay personal computer.
Has One Memory Slot
The ProDesk 490 G1 has a greater number of memory slots than most medium processor core personal computers that have been available for a similar time to it. This HP desktop computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot found on PCs of a similar type and age to the ProDesk 490 G1.
DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this desktop computer is DVD Super Multi, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to it.
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Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage medium on desktop computers of this type and age. 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.
Quite Small Internal Memory
The internal memory of desktop computers that were released around the same time as the ProDesk 490 G1 range from 2GB to 64GB. When compared to other comparable spec computers that were released more than two years ago that we have assessed, the internal memory of the HP ProDesk 490 G1 of only 4 gigabytes is one of the smallest.
If you are looking for a computer with a bigger internal memory then you might want to consider the OptiPlex 9020[pl_2881924_price] (8GB), or the OptiPlex 7020[pl_2880176_price] (8GB) both from DELL.
Only One 5.25" Bay
The ProDesk 490 G1 is a one 5.25" bay PC. Most of the other PCs of this spec and age have between one and two 5.25" bays.
4 Other reasons to consider the HP ProDesk 490 G1
Released Over Two Years Ago
This computer has been on the market for over two years.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 3.4 gigahertz, the ProDesk 490 G1 has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other computers that were launched more than two years ago.
If this desktop computer processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might also want to consider the DELL Tower 5810[plb_2930270_price] (3.5GHz), or the HP ProDesk 600 SFF[plb_2733958_price] (3.5GHz).
Average Hard Drive Capacity
The ProDesk 490 G1 has a pretty average hard drive capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other computers of this age and type.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
The HP ProDesk 490 G1 has a fairly average total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other computers of a similar type and age to the ProDesk 490 G1.
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Socket H3 (LGA 1150), LGA1150
Maximum Turbo Frequency
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
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Processor Cache Type
Memory Clock Speed
1 x 4
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
BD Interface Type
Optical Drive Type
DVD Super Multi
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4600
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
Windows 7 Professional
Recovery Operating System
Windows 8, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1
Operating System Architecture
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
10, 10, 100, 10, 100, 1000
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Micro Tower, Tower
Intel Segment Tagging
Enterprise, Small Business
DTS Studio Sound
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
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Secure Key
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel FDI Technology
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)
AVX, AVX 2.0, SSE, SSE4.1, SSE, SSE4.2
Intel Enhanced Halt State
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
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version