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HP 240 Tower

HP 240 Tower 4 Core Intel Core I5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB 500GB HDD

4 Intel Core I5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB Nov 2015
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Quite Fast Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor

Across all the personal computers of this age and spec the memory clock speeds supported by processors range from 800MHz to 2,200MHz. At 2,133 megahertz, the HP 240 Tower has a fairly fast memory clock speeds supported by processor compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that are a similar age to the 240 Tower.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This desktop computer supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that are a comparable age to it.

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4.4 On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version

This desktop computer supports a 4.4 on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version, which is the most commonly supported on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version on PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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Six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

Most desktop computers of this type and age have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the 240 Tower which has six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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HP Desktop Computers Have Good Reviews

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 medium processor cores computers.

Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

At 64 gigabytes, the 240 Tower has a fairly big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other PCs that are a comparable age to the 240 Tower. The maximum internal memory supported by processors of similar spec computers that came out around the same time as the 240 Tower range from 2GB to 770GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 64GB.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This PC supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on computers of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Quite Fast Memory Clock Speed

At 2,133 megahertz, the HP 240 Tower has a quite fast memory clock speed compared to most of the other PCs that were released more than a year ago. The average memory clock speed of personal computers of this type and age is 1,800MHz.

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DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

The 240 Tower has a newer internal memory type than most computers of a comparable age and spec to it. This HP personal computer has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type, whereas most medium processor cores computers that are a similar age to it have a DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type.

This computer's internal memory type (DDR4-SDRAM) is actually the best internal memory type amongst all computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 240 Tower.

A DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type is the worst internal memory type amongst comparable types of computer.

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

This PC has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is typical of many personal computers of this spec and age.

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Two PCI Express X4 (Gen 3.x) Slotss

The 240 Tower is a two PCI Express x4 (Gen 3.x) slots desktop computer. Most of the other desktop computers that have been on the market for more than a year only have one PCI Express x4 (Gen 3.x) slots.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The HP 240 Tower has a fairly big maximum internal memory (64 gigabytes) compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and spec. The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor cores computers that came out around the same time as the 240 Tower is 2GB and the biggest is 260GB.

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Has One Memory Slots

The 240 Tower has a greater number of memory slots than most personal computers of this age and spec. This desktop computer has a 4x DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots found on medium processor cores computers that have been available for more than a year.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this computer is DVD Super Multi, which is the most commonly found optical drive type on personal computers of a comparable spec and age to it.

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3 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The 240 Tower has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (only 1,050 megahertz) amongst medium processor cores computers of this age. Computers of this spec and age have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of between 500MHz and 1,300MHz.

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Only HDD Storage Media

The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that were released around the same time as 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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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

Computers that are a comparable age to the 240 Tower have hard drive capacitys of between 1GB and 3TB. At only 500 gigabytes, the HP 240 Tower has a fairly small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that were released one year ago.

If this medium processor cores computer hard drive capacity is too small for you then you might also want to consider the HP 490 G3[plb_3355501_price] (1TB).

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP 240 Tower

Released Over a Year Ago

This HP PC has been on the market for over a year.

Average Processor Frequency

The 240 Tower has a relatively typical processor frequency (3.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and type.

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the 240 Tower has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been around for more than a year.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The 240 Tower has a pretty average total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that were released around the same time as the 240 Tower.

If this computer total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to look at the HP 490 G3[plb_3355501_price] (1TB).

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Specification

Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Threads
System Bus Rate
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Memory Voltage Supported by Processor
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Channels Supported by Processor
Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)
Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
Memory Types Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Stepping
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Configurations
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Number of Processors Installed
Memory
Internal Memory
ECC
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
Optical Drives Quantity
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Output
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Software
Operating System Installed
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
PS/2 Ports Quantity
DisplayPorts Quantity
DVI Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
PCI Express X16 (Gen 3.x) Slots
PCI Express X4 (Gen 3.x) Slots
PCI Express X1 (Gen 3.x) Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Number of 2.5" Bays
Number of 5.25" Bays
Number of 3.5" Bays
Colour of Product
Performance
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel FDI Technology
Idle States
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Execute Disable Bit
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Supported Instruction Sets
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel TSX-NI Version
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Mouse Included
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied

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Product Identifiers

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Barcodes 00889894882837, 00889894882905, 00889894882967

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HP 490 G3 vs HP 240 Tower

HP 490 G3 vs HP 240 Tower
HP 490 G3
4 core Intel Core i7-6xxx 3.4GHz 4GB 1TB HDD
HP 240 Tower
4 core Intel Core i5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB 500GB HDD
£ 786.00
A Lot Bigger Total Storage Capacity
Two PCI Express X1 (Gen 3.x) Slots
A Lot Bigger Hard Drive Capacity
Four More Processor Threads
Only Two USB 2.0 Ports
Only One PCI Express X4 (Gen 3.x) Slot

HP Z240 vs HP 240 Tower

HP Z240 vs HP 240 Tower
HP Z240
4 core Intel Core i5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB 500GB HDD
HP 240 Tower
4 core Intel Core i5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB 500GB HDD
£ 719.99
Two More USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
3% Lighter
Two Less USB 2.0 Ports
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