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HP TouchSmart IQ500.es Desktop PC Product Specifications

Product image

Product release information

Product number

KQ523AA

Release date

05-Jun-2008

Country/region sold in

Spain

Display

55.88 cm (22 inch) LCD panel display with touchscreen

  • Resolution: 1680 x 1050 @ 60Hz

  • Colors: 16.7 million

  • Color gamut: 72%

  • Response time: 5 ms (on/off)

  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1

  • Image brightness: up to 300 nits

Motherboard

IMISR-CF (Eve)

Figure 1: Motherboard top view

Image of motherboard
  • Manufacturer: Pegatron

  • Form factor: microATX - 24.0 cm (9.45 inches) x 21.99 cm (8.66 inches)

  • Chipset: Intel Mobile GM965 Express

  • Memory sockets: 2 x DDR2

  • Front side bus speeds: 800 and 667 Mhz

  • Processor socket: P (NOTE: Supports P core with front side bus speed of 800MHz only.)

  • Expansion Slots:

    • 1 PCI Express x16 slot (for MXM graphics card included on some models)

    • 2 PCI Express x1 minicard slot

  • For more details, see Eve motherboard specifications .

Processor

Intel Core 2 Duo T5850

Figure 2: Intel Core 2 Duo logo

Image of Intel logo
  • Operating speed: Up to 2.16 GHz

  • Number of cores: 2

  • Socket: P

  • Bus speed: 667 MHz

Processor upgrade information

Socket type: P (for mobile processors)

Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:

  • Core 2 Duo (Merom)

  • Core 2 Duo (Penryn) (supports Penryn core with front side bus speed of 800 MHz only)

Memory

4 GB

  • Amount: 4 GB

  • Speed: DDR2 SO DIMM (message as PC2-5300)

Memory upgrade information

  • Dual channel memory architecture

  • Two DDR2 SO-DIMM (200-pin) sockets

  • Supported SO-DIMM types:

    • PC2-4200 (DDR2-533 MHZ)

    • PC2-5300 (DDR2-667 MHZ)

    • PC2-6400 (NOTE: Running speed is 667 MHZ)

  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered

  • Supports 2GB DDR2 SO-DIMMs

  • Supports installation of up to 4 GB* RAM

    • All 4.0 GB is addressable on 64-bit operating systems

    • Approximately 3.2 GB is addressable on 32-bit operating systems

Video graphics

NVIDIA GeForce 9300M GS

Figure 3: Video card

Image of video card
  • Interface: PCI Express x16

  • Maximum resolution: 1920x1200 at 75 Hz

  • Blu-ray Disc: playback up to 1080p

  • 256 MB onboard memory

Integrated graphics using nVidia GeForce 9300M

*Integrated video is not available if a graphics card is installed.

  • Integrated graphics using nVidia GeForce 9300M

    • PCIe x16 interface

    • MXM connector

    • 256 MB

  • GeForce 9600M-GS graphics card is supported by some models beginning in Fall 2008.

  • Integrated graphics using Intel GMA 3100

    • Enabled for selected Touchsmart models without discrete graphics card

Sound/Audio

Integrated High Definition Audio

  • Audio codec: ADI AD1984B

  • Supports 2 audio channels through an analog connection

  • Supports one S/PDIF digital connection

Speakers

  • Channels: 2.0 stereo (2 speakers)

  • Power: 4W per speaker

Microphone

  • Interface: Integrated 2 channel (stereo array)

TV-Tuner

AVerMedia DVB-T/PAL A326 hybrid (software encoder)

Figure 4: TV Tuner card top view

 Image of TV tuner card
  • Interface: PCI Express

  • Supported transmission standards:

    • DVB-T (digital)*

    • PAL (analog)

    * Requires an antenna

  • Either DVB-T or PAL signal is available. You cannot use both at the same time.

  • A 10-pin header on the card provides additional S-Video, composite video, and audio inputs for multimedia connections on the front of some PC cases.

Networking

LAN: 1000-Base-T

  • Interface: Integrated into motherboard

  • Technology: Realtek RTL8111c

  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100/1000 Mb/s (Gigabit Ethernet) LAN NOTE: Gigabit Ethernet is backwards compatible with 10/100 Mb/s network hardware.

  • Transmission standards:1000-Base-T Ethernet

802.11 wireless b/g/n PCI-Express Mini card

Figure 5: Wireless card - side view

Wireless card - side view
  • Interface type: PCI

  • Data transfer speeds: up to 300 Mbps (downlink), 150 Mbps (uplink)

  • Transmission standards: 802.11 b/g/n

  • Supported antenna connections: 2 internal

  • Operating band: 2.4 GHz

  • Supported security protocols:

    • WPA

    • WEP

Hard drive

500 GB

Figure 6: Hard drive

Image of hard drive
  • Size: 500 GB

  • Interface: SATA

  • Rotational Speed: 7200 RPM

CD/DVD disc drive

Supermulti Slimslot DVD drive

Figure 7: Optical Drive

Image of the optical drive
  • Interface: SATA
  • Data buffer memory: 2 MB
  • Write and read speeds for supported formats and disc types are shown in this table:
Formats/Disc types
Write speeds
Read speeds
Storage capacity
Blu-ray Disc
Not supported
HD DVD
Not supported
DVD
DVD-ROM SL
NA
up to 8x
up to 4.7 GB
DVD-ROM DL
NA
up to 6x
up to 8.5 GB
DVD+R SL
up to 8X
up to 8X
up to 4.7 GB
DVD+R DL
up to 6X
up to 6X
up to 8.5 GB
DVD+RW SL
up to 8X
up to 6X
up to 4.7 GB
DVD+RW DL
Not supported
DVD-R SL
up to 8X
up to 8X
up to 4.7 GB
DVD-R DL
up to 6X
up to 6X
up to 8.5 GB
DVD-RW SL
up to 6X
up to 6X
up to 4.7 GB
DVD-RW DL
Not supported
DVD-RAM
up to 5X
up to 5X
up to 4.7 GB
CD
CDROM
NA
up to 24X
up to 700 MB
CDR
up to 24X
up to 24X
up to 700 MB
CDRW
up to 24X
up to 24X
up to 700 MB

Memory Card Reader

5-in-1 multimedia card reader

Figure 8: View of memory card reader

Image of card reader

Supports the following cards:

  • Memory Stick (MS) and Memory Stick Pro (MS-Pro)

  • MultiMediaCard (MMC)

  • Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC)

  • Secure Digital (SD)

  • xD Picture Card (xD)

Computer Case

All-in-One

  • Height: 43.3 cm (17.0 inches)

  • Width: 53.5 cm (22.0 inches)

  • Depth: 19 cm (7.5 inches)

  • Weight: 11.34 Kg (25 lbs)

  • Ambient light: available

Front of the system

Figure 9: Front of the system

1 - 22" LCD Touch Screen
2 - Event LED
3 - Webcam with array microphone
4 - HP TouchSmart button
5 - Infrared receiver and activity light
6 - Ambient downlight (not available on some models)
7 - Speakers

Back of the system

Figure 10: Back of the system

1 - Removable I/O cover
2 - USB receiver for wireless keyboard and mouselock slot
3 - Stand
4 - Memory cover
5 - Kensington lock slot

Right side of the system

Figure 11: Right side of the system

1 - Power button
2 - Slim slot optical drive with eject button
3 - Hard drive activity indicator LED
4 - Volume buttons
5 - Mute button
6 - Media card reader
7 - 1394 port

Left side of the system

Figure 12: Left side of the system

1 - Headphone audio output
2 - Line-in audio input
3 - USB 2.0 ports
4 - Ambient light controller button (not available on some models)

Power Supply

180W

180W power supply (external)

I/O Ports

Left I/O ports

Figure 13: Left I/O ports

Image of the left I/O ports
1 - Headphone audio output
2 - Line-level audio input
3 - USB 2.0 ports
4 - Ambient light controller button

Right I/O ports

Figure 14: Right I/O ports

Image of the right I/O ports
1 - Power button
2 - Slim slot optical drive with eject button
3 - Hard drive activity indicator LED
4 - Volume buttons
5 - Mute button
6 - 5-in-1 media card reader
7 - 4-pin 1394 port

Back I/O ports

Figure 15: Back I/O ports

Image of the back I/O ports
1 - Three USB 2.0 ports
2 - RJ45 10/100/1000BT ethernet
3 - SPDIF digital audio output
4 - Stereo audio output
5 - Stereo audio input

Keyboard, mouse and input devices

HP 2.4 GHz wireless keyboard

Figure 16: Top view of keyboard

Image of keyboard
  • Interface: wireless USB dongle

  • Dimensions:

    • Height: 16.1 mm (0.6 inch)

    • Width: 154.0 mm (6.1 inches)

    • Length: 439.0 mm (17.3 inches)

  • Special buttons*:

    • Volume up

    • Volume down

    • Mute

      * Buttons are not configurable

  • Extended Function Keys:

    • Help

    • Sleep

    • Chapter back

    • Rewind

    • Stop

    • Play/pause

    • Fast Forward

    • Chapter forward

    • Eject

    • Turn off display

    • Brightness down

    • Brightness up

2.4 GHz wireless optical mouse

Figure 17: Top view of mouse

Top view of mouse
  • Interface:
    • Mouse: wireless

    • Receiver: USB

  • Dimensions:
    • Length: 117.6 mm (4.63 inches)

    • Width: 64.3 mm (2.53 inches)

    • Height: 36.2 mm (1.43 inches)

  • Buttons: left (select), right (context menu), scroll wheel (scroll up/scroll down)

Remote control for Windows Media Center

Figure 18: View of remote control

Image of remote control
  • Infrared remote control

  • IR receiver is integrated into the PC

  • Compatible with Windows Media Center

  • Not a universal remote

Webcam

Figure 19: Webcam with array microphone

Built-in webcam and array microphone located at the top of the computer. The LED glows to indicate that the webcam is on.
1 - Array microphone
2 - Webcam lens
  • Camera: 640 x 480 VGA sensor with low-light enhancement

Software

Titles that shipped with PC

NOTE: HP provides basic support for software that comes with the computer. For in-depth feature assistance, refer to the help section in the software or on the software vendor's Web site.
Software Category
Software Title
Supported by HP Application Recovery
Operating System
  • Windows Vista Home Premium with Windows Media Center (64-bit) with Vista Service Pack 1

  • No

CD/CD-RW/DVD/DVD+RW
  • Windows Movie Maker & Windows DVD Maker

  • CyberLink DVD Suite 5

  • No

  • Yes

Entertainment, Music & Games
  • My HP Games

  • No

Productivity
  • Adobe Reader

  • Microsoft Works 9

  • No

  • Yes

Imaging, Photography, Video & Film
  • CyberLink YouCam

  • muvee autoProducer

  • Yes

  • Yes

Security
  • Norton Internet Security 2008 (60-day security update subscription)

  • Yes

Support
  • HP Total Care Advisor

  • HP Hardware Diagnostic Tools

  • Help & Support Center

  • Online documentation

  • No

  • Yes

  • No

  • No

Recovery
  • HP Recovery Manager

  • No

Internet Solutions
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer

  • No

NOTE: This support document provides specifications and component images that reflect the original design intention for all PCs of this model. Under certain circumstances, a factory or service provider may install a component that meets or exceeds the listed specification and/or appears different than the image shown.

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