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HP Pro 3300 and 3305 Microtower PCs - Overview

Product description

HP Pro 3300 and 3305 Series Microtower Business PCs are newly re-designed and powerful enough to handle all workplace computing tasks with flexibility. They are great looking PCs with a heritage of quality and reliability. They feature 2nd generation Intel Core i3, i5, and i7 processors for the latest in performance with the latest SATA Blu-ray writer drive and standard DDR3 memory.

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Product features

Feature
Description
Chipset
HP Pro 3300 :
  • Intel H61 Express chipset

HP Pro 3305 :
  • AMD 785G chipset

Graphics
  • Intel HD graphics1

  • ATI Radeon HD 4200 integrated graphics2

  • AMD Radeon HD 6450 1GB DDR3 FH PCIe x16 card

  • AMD Radeon HD 6450 512MB DDR3 FH PCIe x16 card

  • AMD Radeon HD 6570 1GB DDR3 FH PCIe x16 card

  • AMD Radeon HD 6570 2GB DDR3 FH PCIe x16 card

  • NVIDIA GeForce 405 512MB DDR3 FH PCIe x16 card

  • NVIDIA GeForce 405 1GB DDR3 FH PCIe x16 card

  • NVIDIA GeForce GT420 2GB PCIe x16 card

  • NVIDIA GeForce GT440 1.5GB PCIe x16 card

  • NVIDIA GeForce GT440 3GB PCIe x16 card

  • NVIDIA GeForce GT520 1GB DDR3 FH PCIe x16 Card

  • NVIDIA GeForce GT530 2GB DDR3 FH PCIe x16 card

  • NVIDIA GeForce GT545 3GB DDR3 FH PCIe x16 card

Display
  • HP S2231a 21.5-inch wide monitor

  • HP S2031a 20-inch wide monitor

  • HP s2331a 23-inch wide monitor

Memory
  • Memory type : PC3-10600 DDR3 SDRAM (1066/1333 MHz) non-ECC

  • Expansion slots :

    • Four (4) DIMM slots for HP Pro 3305

    • Two (2) DIMM slots for HP Pro 3300

  • Maximum memory 3 :

    • 16GB for HP Pro 3305

    • 8GB for HP Pro 3300

  • Standard configurations for both HP Pro 3300 and Pro 3305 :

    • 2GB (1 x 2GB)

    • 3GB (1 x 1GB + 1 x 2GB)

    • 4GB (1 x 4GB)

    • 4GB (2 x 2GB)

    • 5GB (1 x 4GB + 1 x 1GB)

    • 6GB (1 x 2GB + 1 x 4GB)

  • Standard configurations for HP Pro 3305 only :

    • 5GB (2 x 2GB + 1 x 1GB)

    • 6GB (3 x 2GB)

    • 7GB (3 x 2GB + 1 x 1GB)

    • 8GB (4 x 2GB)

    • 8GB (2 x 4GB)

    • 9GB (2 x 4GB + 1 x 1GB)

    • 10GB (2 x 4GB + 1 x 2GB)

    • 10GB (3 x 2GB + 1 x 4GB)

    • 12GB (2 x 4GB + 2 x 2GB)

    • 12GB (3 x 4GB)

    • 16GB (4 x 4GB)

Communications
HP Pro 3300 :
  • Realtek RTL8171E Gigabit Ethernet controller

HP Pro 3305 :
  • Realtek RTL8105E 10/100 Mb/s Ethernet controller

Slots
  • PCI 2.3 slots: 0

  • PCI Express x1 slots: 3

  • PCI Express x16 slots: 1

  • MiniPCI slots: 1

Storage
Hard drive (SATA) 4 :
  • 3.5 in, 7200 rpm, 3.0 Gb/s (NCQ, SMART):

    • 320GB

    • 500GB

    • 750GB

    • 1TB

Media reader :
  • HP 15-in-1 media card reader

Optical drive (SATA) 4 :
  • HP SATA 16X SuperMulti DVD drive

Interfaces
  • One (1) DVI-D video output

  • One (1) VGA video port

  • One (1) RJ45 network port

  • One (1) SPDIF out

  • One (1) audio in; 5.1/7.1 audio channel out; one (1) microphone in5

Audio
HP Pro 3300 :
  • Realtek ALC656

HP Pro 3305 :
  • Realtek ALC888S-VD HD audio

Power supply
300 W APFC
Bay
  • Internal: Two (2) 3.5-inch bays

  • External: Two (2) 5.25-inch bays; one (1) 3.5-inch bay

USB support
  • EHCI high-speed USB 2.0 controller

  • Ten (10) internal ports on system board for HP Pro 3300:

    • 4 for front ports

    • 1 for media card reader and 1 for MiniCard expansion slot

    • 4 reserved for rear IO

  • Twelve (12) internal ports on system board for HP Pro 3305:

    • 4 for front ports

    • 4 for media card reader and other internal device

    • 4 for rear IO

  • External USB 2.0 ports:

    • Front: 4

    • Rear: 4

Input devices
Keyboard (one of the following) :
  • HP USB wired keyboard with Vol Ctrl

  • HP USB Standard Value keyboard

Mouse (one of the following) :
  • HP USB optical BLK mouse

NOTE: 1 : Applicable for HP Pro 3300 only.

2 : Applicable for HP Pro 3305 only.

3 : For systems configured with more than 3GB of memory and a 32-bit operating system, all memory may not be available due to system resource requirements. Addressing memory above 4GB requires a 64-bit operating system.

4 : Up to two drives are supported.

5 : HP Pro 3300 supports 5.1 channel audio, HP Pro 3305 supports 7.1 channel audio.

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Software features

Feature
Description
Preinstalled Operating System (OS)1
  • Genuine Windows 7 Professional Edition (32-bit)

  • Genuine Windows 7 Professional Edition (64-bit)

  • Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium Edition (64-bit)

  • Genuine Windows 7 Home Basic Edition (64-bit)

  • Genuine Windows 7 Ultimate Edition (64-bit)

Preinstalled software (varies by country)
  • Microsoft Office 2010 Starter Preloaded (purchase of a Product Key required to activate a full Office 2010 suite)2

  • Microsoft Windows Virtual PC - XP

  • Mozilla Firefox for HP Virtual Solutions 2011

  • Norton Internet Security 2011 (60-day trial)

  • PDF Complete Special Edition

  • Cyberlink PowerDVD

  • Cyberlink Label Print

  • Cyberlink Power 2 Go

  • Cyberlink Power Director

  • Cyberlink Power Starter

  • HP Power Assistant

  • Credential Manager for HP ProtectTools

  • HP ProtectTools Suite SMB

  • Xobni

  • HP Recovery Manager

  • HP Support Assistant (HPSA)

NOTE: 1 : System may require upgraded and/or separately purchased hardware and/or a DVD drive to install the Windows 7 software and take full advantage of Windows 7 functionality. Click here to access more details Non-HP site .

The above web link will take to a non-HP website. HP does not control and is not responsible for the information located outside the HP website.

2 : Microsoft Office Starter 2010 Preloaded includes reduced functionality versions of Word and Excel, unless a full version suite is added to the configuration at additional cost. Click here for Purchase of Product Key required to activate full Office 2010 suite Non-HP site .

The above web link will take to a non-HP website. HP does not control and is not responsible for the information located outside the HP website.

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Links to product QuickSpecs

Information for this overview is taken from the product QuickSpecs. To access the complete QuickSpecs for this product, select the desired link from the following list:

NOTE: Direct links to the QuickSpecs for HP Pro 3300 Microtower PC (North America) and HP Pro 3305 Microtower PC (Worldwide and North America) will be added as soon as they become available.

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