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HP 8300 CMT

HP 8300 CMT 2 Core Intel Core I3-3xxx 3.4GHz 4GB 500GB HDD

2 Intel Core I3-3xxx 3.4GHz 4GB Jun 2015
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Customize, expand, control. Introducing the HP Compaq Elite 8300 Convertible Minitower; our largest, most expandable business PC form factor with impressive power. Featuring Windows 7 Professional... More
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HP Desktop Computers Have Good Reviews

Based on 265 user and expert reviews, HP has good reviews for its PCs. HP also has good reviews specifically within its few processor cores computers range.

Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter base frequency of the HP 8300 CMT of 650 megahertz is one of the fastest amongst few processor cores computers that are a comparable age to the 8300 CMT. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of comparable spec computers that have been available for a similar time to the 8300 CMT range from 100MHz to 740MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 310MHz.

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

Most few processor cores computers that came out around the same time as the 8300 CMT have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the 8300 CMT which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The 8300 CMT has one of the bigger maximum internal memory supported by processors (32 gigabytes) amongst desktop computers of this age. The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of few processor cores computers that are a comparable age to the 8300 CMT is 29GB, and the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 4GB to 64GB.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most commonly found processor cache level on PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Three PCI Slotss

The HP 8300 CMT has more PCI slotss than most of the computers that have been available for a comparable time to the 8300 CMT. Most of the comparable spec computers that have been around for a similar time to the 8300 CMT only have between one and two PCI slotss, however this computer has three PCI slotss.

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Two PCI Express X16 Slotss

The 8300 CMT is a two PCI Express x16 slots desktop computer.

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Three Number of 5.25" Bayss

The 8300 CMT is a three number of 5.25" bays desktop computer.

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Six USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

Most personal computers of this spec and age have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the 8300 CMT which has six USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Three Number of 3.5" Bayss

The 8300 CMT is a three number of 3.5" bays PC.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

The HP 8300 CMT has more USB 3.0 ports than most of the desktop computers of this type and age. Most of the few processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as the 8300 CMT only have between one and three USB 3.0 ports, however this desktop computer has four USB 3.0 ports.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of 32 gigabytes, the HP 8300 CMT has a quite big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and spec. Across all the desktop computers that are a similar age to the 8300 CMT the maximum internal memorys range from 4GB to 64GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 17GB.

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Four Processor Threadss

The HP 8300 CMT has more processor threadss than most of the PCs of a similar spec and age to the 8300 CMT. Most of the desktop computers that were released one year ago only have between two and three processor threadss, however this computer has four processor threadss.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

Across all the PCs of a comparable spec and age to the 8300 CMT the hard drive capacitys range from 1GB to 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 650GB. At only 500 gigabytes, the 8300 CMT has a very small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other computers of a similar age and spec to the 8300 CMT.

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Only One PCI Express X1 Slots

The 8300 CMT is a one PCI Express x1 slots desktop computer. Most of the other comparable spec PCs that have been around for around the same time as the 8300 CMT have between one and two PCI Express x1 slotss.

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Very Heavy

The lightest PC of a similar age and spec to the 8300 CMT is 140g heavy and the heaviest is 16kg. The 8300 CMT is one of the heaviest personal computers of this spec and age (11.2 kilograms) amongst similar spec PCs of this age.

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5 Other reasons to consider the HP 8300 CMT

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when HP released the 8300 CMT.

Average Processor Frequency

At 3.4 gigahertz, the HP 8300 CMT has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other few processor cores computers that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The 8300 CMT has a pretty average total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other computers that have been available for more than a year.

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Average Internal Memory

The 8300 CMT has a pretty standard internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other desktop computers of a comparable type and age to the 8300 CMT.

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HDD Storage Media

The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is typical of many few processor cores computers that are a comparable age to 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.

Alternative HDD personal computers currently available that you might want to consider include the Asus GR6[plb_2985809_price] which has better reviews.

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Memory Channels Supported by Processor
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Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
Memory Types Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Configurations
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
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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
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Optical Drive
BD Interface Type
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 Dynamic Frequency (max)
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
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
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Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Serial Ports Quantity
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
PS/2 Ports Quantity
DisplayPorts Quantity
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
PCI Slots
PCI Express X16 Slots
PCI Express X1 Slots
Design
Chassis Type
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® 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
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel FDI Technology
Idle States
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
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
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
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Energy Star Certified
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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp qv993, hp qv993a, hp qv993av
Barcodes 05055461100757

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