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Users have rated this personal computer on average 89 out of 100.
Five customers who bought it wrote that it was compact. Colin Michael Cartwright mentioned on Amazon “Nice and compact”. Computershopper.com wrote “A cross between a compact desktop and an HTPC”. Alphr.com said in their HP Pavilion Mini 300 review “In the face of declining sales, manufacturers have been fighting back with a slew of minimalist compact boxes”.
Some customers who reviewed the product thought it was neat. Two years ago Andreas Iacovou said “Four stars because it is a really neat good looking and compact package with decent connectivity” and scored this PC 80 out of 100.
One HP Pavilion Mini 300 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it was good looking. Expert website Trustedreviews.com wrote in their review of the HP Pavilion Mini 300 “The Pavilion is a small, stylish box that takes up barely any of you”.
One customer who reviewed the HP Pavilion Mini 300 concluded that it was a good design. Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned in their review of the HP Pavilion Mini 300 on expert website Expert Reviews “This classy design is matched only by the Mac Mini, whic”.
Easy to Use
Some customers reckoned that the HP Pavilion Mini 300 was easy to setup. Two years ago Eileen said in her review on Amazon “I am delighted with this purchase - easy to set up”. John Springer mentioned “Easy to set up on powering up for first time” and scored the product very highly.
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Acceptable Noise Level
Some customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was quiet. P.finey said in their review of this PC “The unit itself runs silent & cold”. Alphr.com said in their review of this PC “A quiet revolution has been taking place in the world of desktop PCs over the past year or so” however despite that they only scored the product 60 out of 100.
A number of customers who reviewed the HP Pavilion Mini 300 thought it was well made. Gordon Modyor mentioned “Seems well put together, quick enough for what I wanted which was to use it as a media server / tv streamer”. Expert website Techradar.com/au/ wrote “If you want a small, pretty desktop that has a ton of storage space and a solid amount of ports”. Techradar.com/au/ also said “The HP Pavilion Mini is a solid bet”.
One person wrote in their reviews that this PC was good in terms of connectivity.
One HP Pavilion Mini 300 owner mentioned in their reviews that the HP Pavilion Mini 300 was good in terms of HDMI connections. Computershopper.com wrote “The Pavilion Mini can be a dual-monitor desk workstation (it has both HDMI and DisplayPort outputs).”.
A few people said in their reviews that it was a bargain for the price. Mr Brian Lunt mentioned on Amazon “Excellent it is I deal for what I want” and scored the HP Pavilion Mini 300 5 stars.
One HP Pavilion Mini 300 owner said in their reviews that the product was cheap. Two years ago Pcmag.com mentioned on expert website PC Mag “The HP Pavilion Mini ($449) is a budget desktop PC that fits neatly behind a HDTV or monitor”.
One HP Pavilion Mini 300 owner concluded that the HP Pavilion Mini 300 was good value for money. Two years ago Techradar.com wrote on expert review site Techradar “The small-footprint desktop computer market features a wide range of affordable options”.
Large Storage Capacity
Some HP Pavilion Mini 300 reviewers who reviewed it mentioned that it had good storage. Cnet.com mentioned on CNET.com “The HP Pavilion Mini focuses on big storage over fast performance” in their review of this PC.
Good Environmental Credentials
One person concluded that the HP Pavilion Mini 300 was good in terms of power usage. Expert review site Techradar.com mentioned two years ago “A small, quiet and energy efficient desktop” .
64-Bit Processor Operating Modes
This desktop computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on desktop computers that were launched around the same time as it.
Very Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
The maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys of PCs of this age and spec range from 1GB to 16GB. At 16 gigabytes, the HP Pavilion Mini 300 has a very big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other few processor cores computers that were released one year ago.
Based on 322 expert and user reviews, HP has good reviews for its personal computers. HP also has good reviews specifically for its few processor cores computers compared to other manufacturers.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
When compared to other similar spec desktop computers that are a comparable age to the Pavilion Mini 300 that we have assessed the hard drive capacity of, the Pavilion Mini 300's hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte is one of the biggest. The smallest hard drive capacity of comparable spec personal computers that were released one year ago is 1GB and the biggest is 2TB.
There are a number of other 1TB hard drive capacity PCs currently available that you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Acer Revo One RL85[plb_2893869_price].
Quite Big Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the Pavilion Mini 300 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec PCs that are a comparable age to the Pavilion Mini 300. Across all the PCs that were released one year ago the internal memorys range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 4.7GB.
10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This desktop computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most frequently found cabling technology on computers of a similar type and age to it.
DDR3L-SDRAM Internal Memory Type
The Pavilion Mini 300 has a DDR3L-SDRAM internal memory type which is newer than the DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type found on most few processor cores computers that were launched around the same time as it. Across all computers of a comparable age and spec to the Pavilion Mini 300 the best internal memory type is DDR4-SDRAM and the worst is DDR3-SDRAM.
The weights of computers of a similar age and type to the Pavilion Mini 300 range from 140g to 16kg. With a weight of only 145 grams, the Pavilion Mini 300's weight is one of the lightest amongst personal computers that were released one year ago.
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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
At only 900 megahertz, the HP Pavilion Mini 300 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other computers of this spec and age. Across all the few processor cores computers that are a similar age to the Pavilion Mini 300 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 750MHz to 1,200MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 16 gigabytes, the Pavilion Mini 300 has a quite small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other desktop computers that were released around the same time as the Pavilion Mini 300. Across all the desktop computers of this age and type the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 4GB to 64GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 28GB.
Very Slow Hard Drive Speed
At only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the Pavilion Mini 300 has a fairly slow hard drive speed compared to most of the other desktop computers of this spec and age. Few processor cores computers that were released one year ago have hard drive speeds of between 5,400 RPM and 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 7,000 RPM.
Only Has One Memory Slots
The Pavilion Mini 300 has a greater number of memory slots than most desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to it. The most frequently found memory slots is 2x DIMM, but this memory slots is not found on this desktop computer. The memory slotss 1x DIMM are also found on this computer.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this personal computer was released.
Average Processor Frequency
At 2.2 gigahertz, the Pavilion Mini 300 has a fairly average processor frequency compared to most of the other desktop computers of a similar age and spec to the Pavilion Mini 300.
If you want a faster processor frequency then you might also want to consider the HP 280[plb_3167136_price] (3.7GHz and higher rated).
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