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HP 550-270na 4 Core Intel Core I7-6xxx 3.4GHz 12GB 2TB HDD

4 Intel Core I7-6xxx 3.4GHz 12GB Jul 2016
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12 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

The HP 550-270na supports a 12 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version which is better than most latest medium processor cores computers. Most comparable spec PCs that are a similar age to it support an 11 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version.

This personal computer's on-board graphics adapter DirectX version (12) is actually the best supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version amongst all latest comparable spec PCs.

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

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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 recently released comparable spec desktop computers.

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Just Released Six Months Ago

This HP desktop computer has only been on the market for six months. Newer desktop computers like this one are likely to have more advanced features.

HP Has Good Computer Reviews

Medium processor cores computers produced by HP have good ratings on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all computers (not just medium processor cores computers) and found that HP also has good ratings across its entire range.

Very Big Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacitys of medium processor cores computers that are a similar age to the 550-270na range from 120GB to 3TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 890GB. At 2,000 gigabytes, the 550-270na has a very big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that were released around the same time as the 550-270na.

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Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

At 3.4 gigahertz, the HP 550-270na has a fairly fast processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that were released in the last year. Latest similar spec PCs have processor frequencys of between 1.6GHz and 4GHz.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The 550-270na has a fairly big total storage capacity (2,000 gigabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the 550-270na. The average total storage capacity of recently released computers is 740GB.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 12 gigabytes, the 550-270na has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other PCs that have been around for the last year. Across all the medium processor cores computers that have been around for a similar time to the 550-270na the internal memorys range from 4GB to 32GB, and the average internal memory is 7.9GB.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This PC supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that were launched in the last year.

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Quite Fast Processor Boost Frequency

The 550-270na has one of the faster processor boost frequencys (4 gigahertz) amongst medium processor cores computers of this age. The average processor boost frequency of latest similar spec computers is 3.6GHz.

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Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

Most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been around for the last year only have one HDMI ports quantity, however the 550-270na has two HDMI ports quantitys.

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Eight Processor Threadss

The 550-270na has more processor threadss than most of the new desktop computers. Most of the PCs that have been available for around the same time as the 550-270na only have between four and seven processor threadss, however this computer has eight processor threadss.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

The average processor cache of medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the 550-270na is 6.8MB. With a processor cache of 8 megabytes, the 550-270na has a fairly big processor cache compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that are a similar age to the 550-270na.

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Supports One Placement Supported

The number of placements supported by the 550-270na is more than most latest medium processor cores computers. This HP desktop computer supports a Vertical placement supported, which is the most frequently supported placement supported supported by medium processor cores computers that were launched in the last year.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this PC is DVD Super Multi, which is typical of many new computers.

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7 Reasons Against

Quite Slow Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor

The slowest memory clock speeds supported by processor of recently released medium processor cores computers is 800MHz, the fastest is 2,200MHz, and the average memory clock speeds supported by processor is 1,700MHz. At only 1,333 megahertz, the 550-270na has a quite slow memory clock speeds supported by processor compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been available for a similar time to the 550-270na.

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Only Supports Five Compatible Memory Cardss

The 550-270na has a greater number of compatible memory card than most new personal computers. This computer supports an SD compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards supported by medium processor cores computers that came out in the last year. The compatible memory cardss "MS PRO", "Memory Stick (MS)", "SDHC" and "SDXC" are also supported by this HP personal computer.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

At only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the 550-270na has a very slow hard drive speed compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that were released around the same time as the 550-270na. The average hard drive speed of similar spec personal computers that were launched around the same time as the 550-270na is 7,200 RPM, and the hard drive speeds range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM.

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Only Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The 550-270na is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity desktop computer. Most of the other latest medium processor cores computers have between two and seven USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 16 gigabytes, the 550-270na has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as the 550-270na. Across all the medium processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as the 550-270na the maximum internal memorys range from 4GB to 260GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 44GB.

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Only One PCI Express X1 (Gen 2.x) Slots

Most medium processor cores computers that were released in the last year have between one and two PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.x) slotss, including the 550-270na which has one PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.x) slots.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

The 550-270na has one of the slowest memory clock speeds (only 1,600 megahertz) amongst personal computers of this age. Across all the personal computers that are a comparable age to the 550-270na the memory clock speeds range from 1,600MHz to 2,400MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,900MHz.

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1 Other reason to consider the HP 550-270na

HDD Storage Media

The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that were launched in the last 12 months. 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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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 Slots
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Hard Drive Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Number of Storage Drives Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
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 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
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
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
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Combo Headphone/mic Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
PCI Express X16 (Gen 3.x) Slots
PCI Express X16 Slots
PCI Express X1 (Gen 2.x) Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Performance
Audio Output Channels
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® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
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
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 Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel TSX-NI Version
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Package Width
Package Depth
Package Height
Package Weight
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
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied

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