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HP 240 Tower

HP 240 Tower 4 Core Intel Xeon E3 V5 3.5GHz 32GB 512GB SSD

4 Intel Xeon E3 V5 3.5GHz 32GB Mar 2016
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HP's entry level workstations just got better. The HP Z240 with two amazingly versatile form factors, packs the performance, features, and reliability of a workstation into the price point of a... More
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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This personal computer supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on personal computers that are a comparable age to it.

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12 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

The 240 Tower supports a 12 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version which is better than the 11 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version supported by most medium processor cores computers that are a comparable age to it.

This personal computer's on-board graphics adapter DirectX version (12) is in fact the best supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version amongst all medium processor cores computers that were launched in the last 12 months.

The worst supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version across comparable types of personal computer is 11.2/12.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of similar spec personal computers that were launched in the last year is 350MHz. The on-board graphics adapter base frequency of the 240 Tower of 400 megahertz is one of the fastest amongst recently released comparable spec computers.

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Good Brand

Based on 322 owner and expert reviews, HP has good ratings for its personal computers. HP also has good ratings specifically for its medium processor cores computers compared to other manufacturers.

Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Medium processor cores computers that have been available for a similar time to the 240 Tower have maximum internal memory supported by processors of between 8GB and 1.6TB. With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of 64 gigabytes, the 240 Tower has a quite big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other recently released medium processor cores computers.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

At 1,150 megahertz, the HP 240 Tower has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that are a similar age to the 240 Tower. Across all the medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 240 Tower the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 600MHz to 1,400MHz.

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Quite Fast Processor Frequency

Medium processor cores computers that have been around for the last year have processor frequencys of between 1.6GHz and 4GHz. With a processor frequency of 3.5 gigahertz, the 240 Tower has one of the faster processor frequencys amongst PCs of this age.

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Very Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 32 gigabytes, the HP 240 Tower has one of the biggest internal memorys amongst personal computers of this age. Computers that were launched in the last year have internal memorys of between 4GB and 32GB.

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SSD Storage Media

The HP 240 Tower has a faster storage speed than most medium processor cores computers that were released in the last year. This desktop computer has an SSD storage media, whereas most recently released medium processor cores computers have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store information in transistors on a circuit board rather than on optical or magnetic media. This has the advantage of being much faster than a traditional HDD drive.

This personal computer's storage speed (SSD) is actually the best storage speed amongst all medium processor cores computers that were released around the same time as the 240 Tower.

The worst storage speed across similar types of personal computer is HDD.

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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 recently released medium processor cores computers.

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DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

This computer has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type, which is the most commonly found internal memory type on medium processor cores computers that were released in the last year.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on comparable spec personal computers that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Quite Fast Memory Clock Speed

The memory clock speeds of medium processor cores computers that are a comparable age to the 240 Tower range from 1,600MHz to 2,400MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,900MHz. When compared to other newly released computers that we have checked the memory clock speed of, the HP 240 Tower's memory clock speed of 2,133 megahertz is one of the fastest.

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Very Big Solid-State Drive Capacity

The smallest solid-state drive capacity of latest personal computers is 8GB, the biggest is 520GB, and the average solid-state drive capacity is 190GB. At 512 gigabytes, the HP 240 Tower has a very big solid-state drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as the 240 Tower.

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Two DisplayPorts Quantitys

The HP 240 Tower is a two displayPorts quantity personal computer. Most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been around for the last year have between one and three displayPorts quantitys.

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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 personal computer.

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Six USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The 240 Tower is a six USB 2.0 ports quantity personal computer.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of 64 gigabytes, the 240 Tower has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec desktop computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 240 Tower. The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 240 Tower is 4GB, the biggest is 260GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 44GB.

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Two Number of 5.25" Bayss

The 240 Tower has more number of 5.25" bayss than most of the medium processor cores computers that are a comparable age to the 240 Tower. Most of the newly released medium processor cores computers only have one number of 5.25" bays, however this desktop computer has two number of 5.25" bayss.

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Eight Processor Threadss

The 240 Tower has more processor threadss than most of the new computers. This personal computer is a eight processor threads computer compared to most of the personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the 240 Tower which only have between four and seven processor threadss.

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Supports One Compatible Memory Cards

The 240 Tower has a greater number of compatible memory card than most comparable spec personal computers that were released in the last 12 months. This desktop computer supports an SD compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards supported by medium processor cores computers that have been around for around the same time as the 240 Tower.

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Quite Fast Processor Boost Frequency

The average processor boost frequency of computers that came out in the last year is 3.6GHz. With a processor boost frequency of 3.9 gigahertz, the HP 240 Tower has one of the faster processor boost frequencys amongst similar spec computers of this age.

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Supports One Placement Supported

The 240 Tower has a greater number of placements than most similar spec computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This desktop computer supports a Vertical placement supported, which is the most commonly supported placement supported supported by medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 240 Tower.

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Has One Memory Slots

The number of memory slots found on the HP 240 Tower is more than most similar spec computers that have been available for around the same time as it. This HP PC has a 4x DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots found on similar spec computers that were launched around the same time as the 240 Tower.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this personal computer is DVD Super Multi, which is the most frequently found optical drive type on medium processor cores computers that were released in the last year.

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4 Reasons Against

Quite Slow Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor

The average memory clock speeds supported by processor of PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the 240 Tower is 1,700MHz. The 240 Tower has a fairly slow memory clock speeds supported by processor (only 1,333 megahertz) compared to most of the other newly released medium processor cores computers.

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Quite Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the latest comparable spec PCs the maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys range from 1GB to 64GB. When compared to other medium processor cores computers that came out around the same time as the 240 Tower that we have assessed, the maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of the 240 Tower of only 1 gigabyte is one of the smallest.

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Only One PCI Express X1 (Gen 3.x) Slots

The HP 240 Tower is a one PCI Express x1 (Gen 3.x) slots computer. Most of the other similar spec personal computers that have been on the market for the last year have between one and two PCI Express x1 (Gen 3.x) slotss.

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Heavy

The 240 Tower is quite heavy (8.8 kilograms) compared to most of the other latest medium processor cores computers. The lightest latest desktop computer is 350g heavy, the heaviest is 15kg, and the average weight is 6.3kg.

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2 Other reasons to consider the HP 240 Tower

Released Eleven Months Ago

It was eleven months ago when this HP personal computer was released.

Average Total Storage Capacity

The HP 240 Tower has a pretty standard total storage capacity (512 gigabytes) compared to most of the other recently released computers.

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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
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
Compatible Memory Cards
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Number of Storage Drives Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drives Quantity
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
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 X8 (Gen 3.x) Slots
PCI Express X4 (Gen 3.x) Slots
PCI Express X1 (Gen 3.x) Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Number of 2.5" Bays
Number of 5.25" Bays
Number of 3.5" Bays
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Performance
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
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® Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel TSX-NI
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 Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Supported Instruction Sets
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Scalability
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX)
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Mouse Included
Numeric Keypad
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00889899169018, 00889899169070

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