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HP Compaq t5700 Thin Client - Overview

Product description

HP Compaq t5700 Thin Client


Product features

System Board
Custom Mini-ITX 17cm x 17cm system board using a VIA chipset and Transmeta Crusoe processor
  • Transmeta Crusoe TM5800 1.0 GHz

  • Transmeta Crusoe TM5800 733 MHz

Operating System
  • Windows XPe (embedded) with SP1

  • Diskless Workstation has no embedded operating system

VIA VT82C686B (VT8231 Southbridge), Transmeta embedded Virtual Northbridge (VNB) designed to be compatible with any device that can communicate with the Intel 82443BX Northbridge.
The main board has:
  • On-board DDR memory

  • A DDR 266 SODIMM socket that allows for memory expansion.

  • An ATA100 Flash memory slot (44-pin, mobile IDE interface) that is upgradeable up to 512MB.

Flash Rom
2Mbit flash ROM for the BIOS and Code Morphing Software (CMS)
Memory Maximums
  • Flash: upgradeable to 512MB

  • Diskless Workstation's Flash ROM is 0 MB

  • SDRAM: upgradeable to 512MB or 1GB (single memory slot)

Expansion Slots
  • Optional riser card provides one full length, half height PCI slot

  • 32 bit 33MHz

  • Riser kit includes a bustle to provide additional interior chassis space for an add-on card

Input/Output/Peripheral Support
  • Keyboard

  • Mouse

  • Printer

  • Video

Super IO
VT82C686B embedded (VT 8231) controls the serial and parallel ports, and the keyboard, mouse, and floppy.
I/O ports and connectors
Four USB ports, 1 serial, 1 parallel, RJ-45, 1 optional PCI
Integrated IDE/ATA 100 controller
Embedded VIA VT 6103PHY Transceiver interfaced to the VIA 8231 South Bridge. Provides 10/100 Fast Ethernet support with Wake-on-LAN capability.
  • Integrated Microsoft RDP 5.1 and Citrix ICA 6.3 (for local device configuration, such as printers). Terminal personalities standard

  • Remote dial-up via optional external modem or PCI modem

Embedded VT8231 South Bridge chip and VIA VT 1612a AC'97 (2.2) Audio Codec with 1-bit full duplex performance.
USB 1.1, four ports on rear
Power Management
ACPI 1.0b -- S1 and S5 are supported for ACPI-aware operating systems, such as XPe. The S3 state is not supported.
ATI Rage XC with 8 MB SDRAM discrete graphics memory, VESA monitor support; scalable video up to 1280 x 1024 with 8, 16, or 32 bit color or 1600 x 1400 with 8, 16, or 24 bit color; refresh rates of 60 Hz, 75 Hz, and 85 Hz
The t5700 supports the Multibay option.
Removable Storage
  • Multibay option: USB Floppy, USB CD

  • USB Disk-on-key

Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately)
Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, Windows NT Server 4.0 Terminal Services, Windows 2000 Server, Windows 2000 Server Terminal Services, Windows 2000 Advance Server, Windows 2000 Advance Server Terminal Services, and Citrix MetaFrame (thin-client/server solution, built for Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000 Server, and Windows 2000 Advanced Server Terminal Services)
Terminal Personalities Supported
Wyse WY-50, WY-50+, WY-60; IBM3270, IBM5250, ADDS A2, Hazeltine 1500, AIXTerm, ANSI BBS, AT 386, TVI910, TVI920, TVI925, TVI950, TVI955, VT100, VT500 7 bit, VT500 8 bit, VT52, and SCO Console
Regulatory Compliance
  • German ZH1/618; EN29241-3, approved; EPA Energy Star

  • UL 1950, CSA 950; TÜV-GS (EN60 950) approved

  • FCC Class B; CE Mark; EN55022B; VCCI

Three-year limited warranty through mail-in


Software overview

Operating System
Microsoft Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 1
Software Included
  • Microsoft Windows XP Embedded preinstalled

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 preinstalled

  • Altiris Deployment Solution 5.6 (client agent) preinstalled. Altiris Deployment Solution 5.6 (management console) available as free download from Altiris at:

  • Diskless Workstation has no embedded operating system


Warranty information

HP Services includes a one-year standard parts and labor warranty, pick-up or carry-in, and toll-free 7 x 24 hardware technical phone support. On-site service and warranty upgrades are also available.


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