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HP 280 G1

HP 280 G1 4 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 3GHz 4GB 500GB HDD

4 Intel Core I5-4xxx 3GHz 4GB May 2015
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
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HP PCs Have Good Reviews

HP has good average reviews for its medium processor cores personal computers as well as across its entire computer range compared to other manufacturers.

3 PCI Express Slots Version

This computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most commonly supported PCI Express slots version on medium processor cores personal computers that came out around the same time as it.

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Six USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The HP 280 G1 is a six USB 2.0 ports quantity personal computer.

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16 Reasons Against

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

The HP 280 G1 is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity desktop computer.

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Quite Slow Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)

With a memory bandwidth supported by processor (max) of only 25.6 gigabytes per second, the HP 280 G1 has one of the slower memory bandwidth supported by processor (max)s amongst similar spec computers of this age. The slowest memory bandwidth supported by processor (max) of medium processor cores personal computers that were launched more than a year ago is 10GB/s and the fastest is 68GB/s.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 32 gigabytes, the HP 280 G1 has a quite small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other medium processor cores personal computers that came out more than a year ago. Across all the computers that were released around the same time as the 280 G1 the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 2GB to 770GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 64GB.

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Only HDD Storage Media

The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage media on medium processor cores personal 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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Very Small Internal Memory

The HP 280 G1 has one of the smaller internal memorys (only 4 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec desktop computers of this age. The smallest internal memory of PCs of this spec and age is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor

The slowest memory clock speeds supported by processor of medium processor cores personal computers that have been on the market for more than a year is 800MHz and the fastest is 2,200MHz. The HP 280 G1 has one of the slower memory clock speeds supported by processors (only 1,333 megahertz) amongst medium processor cores personal computers of this age.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacitys of similar spec personal computers that were launched around the same time as the 280 G1 range from 1GB to 3TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 920GB. The HP 280 G1 has one of the smaller hard drive capacitys (only 500 gigabytes) amongst PCs of this age.

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Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This PC supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

The total storage capacitys of desktop computers of this age and spec range from 4GB to 3.6TB. With a total storage capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the HP 280 G1 has one of the smaller total storage capacitys amongst personal computers of this age.

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Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of medium processor cores personal computers that came out more than a year ago is 5.3GB. The HP 280 G1 has a fairly small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory (only 1.024 gigabytes) compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and spec.

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Only One Number of 3.5" Bays

The HP 280 G1 is a one number of 3.5" bays PC. Most of the other medium processor cores personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 280 G1 have between one and six number of 3.5" bayss.

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Only One Number of 5.25" Bays

The HP 280 G1 is a one number of 5.25" bays desktop computer. Most of the other medium processor cores personal computers that have been on the market for more than a year have between one and three number of 5.25" bayss.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor cores personal computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the 280 G1 is 2GB and the biggest is 260GB. At only 16 gigabytes, the HP 280 G1 has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other personal computers of this age and type.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

The HP 280 G1 has a quite slow memory clock speed (only 1,600 megahertz) compared to most of the other PCs of a similar type and age to the 280 G1. Across all the medium processor cores personal computers that came out around the same time as the 280 G1 the memory clock speeds range from 1,000MHz to 2,400MHz.

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Quite Low System Bus Rate

The average system bus rate of desktop computers that have been available for more than a year is 6.2GT/s, and the system bus rates range from 5GT/s to 8GT/s. With a system bus rate of only 5 Gigatransfers per second, the HP 280 G1 has a very low system bus rate compared to most of the other comparable spec computers that were released one year ago.

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Only Four Processor Threadss

The HP 280 G1 is a four processor threads PC. Most of the other computers of this age and spec have between four and seven processor threadss.

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1 Other reason to consider the HP 280 G1

Average Processor Frequency

The HP 280 G1 has a fairly standard processor frequency (3 gigahertz) compared to most of the other computers of a similar type and age to the 280 G1.

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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
Memory Clock Speed
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
Number of Storage Drives Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
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 Maximum Resolution
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 Resolution
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
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
Line-Out
Line-in
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
PS/2 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
PCI Express X1 (Gen 1.x) Slots
PCI Express X16 (Gen 1.x) Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Number of 5.25" Bays
Number of 3.5" 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® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel 64
Embedded Options Available
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel HD Graphics
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® Built-In Visuals Technology
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 Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Display Diagonal
Mouse Included
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied
Display Type

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp n9e78, hp i54590, hp n9e78e, hp n9e78ea, hp i54590s, hp n9e78eaa, hp n9e78eaab, hp n9e78eaabu
Barcodes 00725184102721, 00725184102738, 00889894135094

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4 core Intel Core i5-4xxx 3GHz 4GB 500GB HDD
£ 2,537.72
48GB Bigger Maximum Internal Memory
8GB Bigger Internal Memory
One More Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Two More USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys
Smaller Total Storage Capacity
Does Not Have a DVI Port
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