Close

Loading image...
HP 260 G1 mini
17 Images

HP 260 G1 Mini 2 Core Intel Pentium 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD

2 Intel Pentium 1.7GHz 4GB Jan 2016
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
The fully functional HP 260 Desktop Mini PC delivers the benefit of space saving design that can grow with your business and is equipped with the essential tools you need at an affordable... More
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...

11 Reasons For

Good Brand

We checked 242 expert and owner reviews for HP computers and found that on average HP has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that HP has good ratings specifically for its few processor core computers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many comparable spec computers that have been around for a similar time to it.

Chart Edit

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

The HP 260 G1 mini is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port desktop computer.

Chart Edit

L3 Processor Cache Level

This desktop computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many computers of this type and age.

Chart Edit

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

This PC has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is typical of many PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

Chart Edit

Gold EPEAT Compliance

This personal computer has a Gold EPEAT compliance, which is the most commonly found EPEAT compliance on desktop computers of a similar age and type to it.

Chart Edit

Four USB 3.0 Ports

Most desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to the 260 G1 mini have between one and five USB 3.0 ports, including the HP 260 G1 mini which has four USB 3.0 ports.

Chart Edit

Has One Memory Slot

The 260 G1 mini has a greater number of memory slots than most PCs of this age and spec. The most commonly found memory slot is 2x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this computer. The memory slots 2x SO-DIMM are also found on this desktop computer.

Chart Edit

Shallow

At only 177 millimeters, the 260 G1 mini is quite shallow compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as the 260 G1 mini. The shallowest few processor core PC that has been available for more than a year is 33mm deep, the deepest is 1,100mm, and the average depth is 270mm.

Chart Edit

Very Short

The average height of few processor core computers that are a similar age to the 260 G1 mini is 190mm. At only 34 millimeters, the HP 260 G1 mini is fairly short compared to most of the other PCs that have been available for around the same time as the 260 G1 mini.

Chart Edit

Very Light

Across all the similar spec desktop computers that have been available for around the same time as the 260 G1 mini the weights range from 140g to 14kg. At only 700 grams, the HP 260 G1 mini is quite light compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been around for a comparable time to the 260 G1 mini.

Chart Edit

11 Reasons Against

Quite Small Max Internal Memory Supported Processor

Computers of this age and type have max internal memory supported processors of between 4GB and 64GB, and the average max internal memory supported processor is 27GB. At only 16 gigabytes, the 260 G1 mini has a quite small max internal memory supported processor compared to most of the other PCs that are a comparable age to the 260 G1 mini.

Chart Edit

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Few processor core computers that are a comparable age to the 260 G1 mini have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 100MHz and 690MHz. At only 200 megahertz, the HP 260 G1 mini has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and type.

Chart Edit

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The 260 G1 mini has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies (only 1,000 megahertz) amongst desktop computers of this age. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of desktop computers of a similar age and type to the 260 G1 mini range from 750MHz to 1,200MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.

Chart Edit

Only Two SATA III Connectors

The HP 260 G1 mini is a two SATA III connector desktop computer. Most of the other few processor core computers that were released more than a year ago have between two and three SATA III connectors.

Chart Edit

Only Two SATA Connectorss

Most desktop computers of this age and type have between two and three SATA connectorss, including the 260 G1 mini which has two SATA connectorss.

Chart Edit

Very Slow Processor Clock Speed

The 260 G1 mini has one of the slower processor clock speeds (only 1.7 gigahertz) amongst personal computers of this age. Across all the few processor core computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 260 G1 mini the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.9GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.8GHz.

If this personal computer processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to look at the VC62B (1.9GHz), or the UN62 (1.9GHz) both from Asus.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage medium on few processor core computers that have been available for more than a year. 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.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The 260 G1 mini has a quite small hard drive capacity (only 500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other desktop computers that have been around for more than a year. The hard drive capacity of similar spec PCs that are a comparable age to the 260 G1 mini range from 320GB to 2TB.

If this few processor core PC hard drive capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the HP ProDesk 400 MT (1TB).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Only Two Processor Threads

Most desktop computers of a similar spec and age to the 260 G1 mini have between two and three processor threads, including the 260 G1 mini which has two processor threads.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Processor Cache

With a processor cache of only 2 megabytes, the 260 G1 mini has a fairly small processor cache compared to most of the other few processor core computers that are a similar age to the 260 G1 mini. The smallest processor cache of few processor core computers that came out around the same time as the 260 G1 mini is 1MB and the biggest is 4MB.

Chart Edit

Only Two USB 2.0 Ports

Most comparable spec PCs that have been around for a similar time to the 260 G1 mini have between one and seven USB 2.0 ports, including the HP 260 G1 mini which has two USB 2.0 ports.

Chart Edit

3 Other reasons to consider the HP 260 G1 mini

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this desktop computer was released.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the 260 G1 mini has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other few processor core computers that were released more than a year ago.

If you would prefer a PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the Apple 2.8GHz (1TB), or the Asus M32AD (1TB).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the 260 G1 mini has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as the 260 G1 mini.

PCs with a bigger internal memory that might be worth looking at include the HP Pavilion Mini 300 (8GB) which is also higher rated.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Specification

Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Threads
System Bus Rate
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Model
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
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Stepping
Tjunction
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
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
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Output
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Software
Operating System Installed
Optional Operating System Supplied
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DisplayPorts Quantity
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Combo Headphone/mic Port
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
Mini PCI Express Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Number of 2.5" Bays
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Performance
Audio System
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel FDI Technology
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 Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
UART
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Supported Instruction Sets
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor Package Size
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Display Diagonal
Mouse Included
Display Included
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Keyboard Supplied
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Display Resolution
Display Type

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers n9f00eaab9, n9f00eaabe, n9f00eaabd, n9f00eauuw
Barcodes 00889894252845, 00889894295255, 00889894295262, 00889894311290, 00889894311306, 00889894311313, 00889894426161

Save Money with These Great PC Vouchers & Offers

£25 Off
Voucher
£25 Off all Apple Macs over £350
Valid 20 Apr 16 - 21 Apr 17
£20 Off
Voucher
£20 OFF A £100 SPEND
Valid 3 Jan 17 - 3 Jan 18
£10 Off
Voucher
£10 Off when you spend £100
Valid 23 Sep 16 - 31 Dec 17
10% Off
Voucher
10% Off Computer and Networking
Valid 20 Jan 17 - 28 Feb 17

See How Other PCs Compare to the HP 260 G1 mini

Intel BOXNUC5I3RYH vs HP 260 G1 mini

Intel BOXNUC5I3RYH vs HP 260 G1 mini
Intel BOXNUC5I3RYH HP 260 G1 mini
2 core Intel Pentium 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD
£ 238.36
Newer Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
66mm Shallower
Narrower
Two More Processor Threads
Seven Months Older
A Lot Taller
Feedback