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HP Pavilion a605x Desktop PC Product Specifications

Product number

PC193A

Introduction date

02-June-04

Country/region sold in

  • United States

  • Canada

Bundle information

The HP Pavilion a605x Desktop PC (part number PC193A) is a component of the HP Pavilion a605x-b Desktop PC bundle (part number PC194A). The bundle includes:
  • HP Pavilion a605x Desktop PC

  • HP mx704 17-inch CRT flat screen monitor

Hardware

Base processor and speed

AMD Athlon(B) XP 2800+ 2.08 GHz

  • Advanced 333 MHz front side bus

  • Socket A

Chipset

Via KM400A

Motherboard

Memory

Component
Attributes
Ram (installed)
512 MB (1X512MB) up to 64 MB shared video memory
Maximum allowed
1 GB (2 x 512MB)
Speed supported
PC2700 MB/sec
Type
184 pin, DDR1-333 SDRAM
DIMM slots
Two
Open slots
One available

Hard drive

  • 80 GB Ultra DMA

  • 7200 rpm

CD-ROM drive

48x maximum speed

Multi-media drive

8x DVD+RW/CD-RW
Type
Attributes
DVD+R Write Once
8X
DVD+RW Rewritable
4X
DVD ROM Read
12X
CD-R Write Once
24X
CD-RW Rewritable
10X
CD-ROM Read
40X
Power
DC5V, DC12V
Video Standards
PAL, NTSC

Diskette drive

1.44 MB (3.5-inch)

Video graphics

Integrated with up to 64 MB allocated video memory

Sound/audio

Integrated AC97 audio, six channel configurable

Network

Integrated 10/100Base-T interface

Modem

PCI K56flex data/fax modem

9-in-1 card

  • USB interface
  • 9-in-1 digital media card reader supports the following cards:
    • Compact Flash I
    • Compact Flash II
    • SmartMedia
    • Memory Stick
    • Memory Stick Pro
    • MultiMediaCard
    • Secure Digital (SD)
    • Micro Drive
    • xD Picture Card (xD = extreme digital)

External I/O ports

I/O ports on the front panel

Port type
Quantity
USB (2.0)
Three (One on 9-in-1 faceplate, two on motherboard)
9-in-1 media card reader
One card with four slots
IEEE 1394
One
Headphone
One
Line-in
One
Microphone
One

I/O ports on the back panel

Port type
Quantity
USB (2.0)
Four
IEEE 1394
One
Audio
One each (line-in, line-out, microphone)
Serial
One
Parallel
One
LAN
One
VGA (monitor)
One
PS/2 (keyboard, mouse)
Two

Expansion slots (total)

Slot type
Quantity
PCI
Three (two available)
DIMM
Two (one available)
AGP 8x
One (available)

Drive bays (total)

Bay type
Quantity
5.25-inch, external
Two (both occupied)
3.5-inch, external
Two (both occupied)
3.5-inch, internal
One (occupied)

Keyboard and mouse

  • HP PS/2 Internet keyboard

  • HP PS/2 optical scroll mouse

  • Quebec keyboard kit for French Canada only

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Software

Key to software:
  • cd/dvd = media included in box
  • eng = English only, even in French Canada
  • fc = only available in French Canada
  • nfc = not available in French Canada
Software titles that shipped with PC
Software Category
Software Title
Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home
  • Microsoft Service Packs
CD/CD-RW/DVD
  • RecordNow 6.7
  • WinDVD SE 4.0 (With optional 5.1 upgrade)
Entertainment, Music, and Games
  • iTunes 4.2 (with Quicktime) (nfc)
  • RealOne Player
  • Wild Tangent Game Channel (nfc)
  • Microsoft Plus Digital Media Edition (nfc)
  • HP Music Icon
Imaging, Photography, Video, and Film
  • HP Image Zone Plus v3.5
  • WinDVD Creator 2
Education and Reference
  • MSN Encarta Plus (nfc)
  • Encarta Encyclopedia 2004 Standard Edition (cd/dvd) (fc)
Productivity and Finance
  • Microsoft Office 2003 Trial HTML page launcher (nfc)
  • Adobe Reader
  • Microsoft Works 7.0 with Office Student and Teacher Edition 2003 trial and Money 2004 combo CD (cd/dvd) (nfc)
  • Microsoft Works 7.0 with Office Student and Teacher Edition 2003 Trial CD (fc) (cd/dvd)
  • Quicken New User Edition 2004 (nfc)
HP Recovery
  • Microsoft System Restore
  • Software Repair Wizard
  • Recovery Software Suite - Application recovery is enabled for a select number of applications. Use this feature whenever possible to avoid a system recovery.
Service and Support
  • Backweb Client

  • Help & Support Center/HP Instant Support (nfc)

  • Help & Support center (fc)

  • Safety and Comfort Guide

  • Desktop Web-based registration

PC Security
  • InterMuteWeb Privacy & Protection (nfc)

  • Norton AntiVirus 2004 (60-day LiveUpdate subscription)

  • Norton Personal Firewall 2003

Utility, Maintenance, and Performance
  • PC-Doctor

  • HP Organize (nfc)

  • SkyDesk @Backup

  • IntelliMover Data Transfer demo (nfc)

  • PC Tuneup & Repair HTML page (nfc)

  • HP Total Care icon & HTML page

ISP Signup
  • Easy Internet Signup

  • AOL Broadband

  • AOL (nfc)

  • MSN 9.0 (nfc)

  • Yahoo (nfc)

  • DigiTerra (nfc)

  • Earthlink (nfc)

  • Earthlink Broadband (US )

  • Netscape Online

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Warranty

Standard warranty included with purchase
Warranty type
Warranty duration
Hardware Parts and Labor
One year from date of purchase
Technical Telephone Assistance
One year from date of purchase
24 hour/7 days a week
Recovery CD's
One year (HP recommends using CD Creator to make CD recovery set)
Software Application Support
30 days
24 hour/7 days a week
Software Media Replacement
30 days (on media shipped in box from factory)
Self Repair Kits (express parts program)
One year from date of purchase
Return to HP or to an Authorized Service Provider
One year from date of purchase

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