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HP Pavilion 500
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HP Pavilion 500 4 Core AMD FX 3.5GHz 8GB 1TB HDD

4 AMD FX 3.5GHz 8GB Oct 2014
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With convenient expandability options, the HP Pavilion 500 is the versatile PC that grows as your needs do. With a sharp, modern design, it fits seamlessly anywhere you put it. Top that off with... More
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11 Reasons For

Fairly Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The HP Pavilion 500 has a quite big discrete graphics adapter memory (4,096 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec computers that have been available for around the same time as the Pavilion 500. The discrete graphics adapter memorys of comparable spec computers that are a similar age to the Pavilion 500 range from 1GB to 6.2TB.

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HP Desktop Computers Have Good Reviews

We checked 322 user and expert reviews for HP personal computers and found that on average HP has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that HP has good reviews specifically for its medium processor cores computers.

Quite Fast Processor Frequency

Desktop computers of this age and type have processor frequencys of between 1GHz and 4.1GHz. At 3.5 gigahertz, the Pavilion 500 has a fairly fast processor frequency compared to most of the other similar spec PCs that are a comparable age to the Pavilion 500.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The smallest total storage capacity of computers that are a comparable age to the Pavilion 500 is 32GB and the biggest is 3.3TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Pavilion 500 has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that are a similar age to the Pavilion 500.

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Three PCI Express X1 Slotss

The Pavilion 500 is a three PCI Express x1 slots desktop computer.

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Very Big Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory

When compared to other PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Pavilion 500 that we have checked the hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory of, the Pavilion 500's hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory of 16 gigabytes is one of the biggest. The smallest hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory of medium processor cores computers that have been around for around the same time as the Pavilion 500 is 8GB and the biggest is 16GB.

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Quite Fast Processor Boost Frequency

The slowest processor boost frequency of comparable spec personal computers that were released around the same time as the Pavilion 500 is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 4.4GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3.6GHz. The Pavilion 500 has a fairly fast processor boost frequency (3.9 gigahertz) compared to most of the other desktop computers that were released more than two years ago.

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7.1 Audio Output Channels

The HP Pavilion 500 has a 7.1 audio output channels which is better than most comparable spec computers that were released around the same time as it. Most computers of a comparable spec and age to it have a 5.1 audio output channels.

This PC's audio output (7.1) is in fact the best audio output amongst all medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for more than two years.

A 5.1 audio output channels is the worst audio output amongst similar types of PC.

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Supports One Placement Supported

The number of placements supported by the Pavilion 500 is more than most personal computers of this age and type. This personal computer supports a Vertical placement supported, which is the most frequently supported placement supported supported by computers of this type and age.

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Has One Memory Slots

The number of memory slots found on the Pavilion 500 is more than most PCs of this age and spec. This computer has a 4x DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots found on desktop computers of a similar spec and age to the Pavilion 500.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This desktop computer supports a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently supported discrete graphics memory type on personal computers of a comparable age and spec to it.

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7 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Media

The storage speed of this desktop computer is HDD, which is typical of many computers that have been available for a comparable time 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.

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Only One Number of 3.5" Bays

Most computers of a similar type and age to the Pavilion 500 have between one and eight number of 3.5" bayss, including the Pavilion 500 which has one number of 3.5" bays.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

With a processor cache of only 4 megabytes, the Pavilion 500 has one of the smaller processor caches amongst PCs of this age. The processor caches of medium processor cores computers that have been around for around the same time as the Pavilion 500 range from 0.51MB to 10MB.

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Only One Number of 5.25" Bays

The Pavilion 500 is a one number of 5.25" bays desktop computer. Most of the other desktop computers that were released around the same time as the Pavilion 500 have between one and two number of 5.25" bayss.

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Only Four USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

Most desktop computers of this age and type have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Pavilion 500 which has four USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Only One Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters

Most PCs of this age and type have one number of discrete graphics adapters, including the HP Pavilion 500 which has one number of discrete graphics adapters.

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Only Not Supported Wi-Fi Standards

This computer supports a Not supported wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the HP Pavilion 500

Released Over Two Years Ago

This personal computer has been on the market for over two years.

Average Hard Drive Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Pavilion 500 has a fairly typical hard drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Pavilion 500.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the HP Pavilion 500 has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and type.

If this PC internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Zoostorm Intel Core i7-4790 Mini Tower[plb_2785392_price] (12GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Threads
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Cache Type
Number of Processors Installed
Memory
Internal Memory
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
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Number of Storage Drives Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drives Quantity
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Internal Modem
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
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
Mini PCI Express Slots
PCI Express X16 Slots
PCI Express X1 Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Number of 5.25" Bays
Number of 3.5" Bays
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Performance
Audio Output Channels
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 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® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
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
Intel® Built-In Visuals Technology
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Standard Manageability
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 Enhanced Halt State
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
Thunderbolt™ 3 Technology
True Key™
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
Numeric Keypad
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied
Windows Keys
Other Features

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 500511, 500511n, hp fx770, 500511nl, hp k2f26, hp k2f26e, hp 500436, hp fx770k, k2f26eaabu, l1v39eaabz, hp 500436n, hp k2f26ea, hp 500436na
Barcodes 00888793987735, 00889296284369

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