• Gorgeous screen


  • Poor gaming performance

At A Glance

The sleek dv8000z offers strong battery life, a built-in TV tuner, and solid performance in everything but gaming.

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The Specs

Part Number ES184AV1760
Inventory Number 24965
Processor type Turion 64 ML-40
Processor speed 2200.0 MHz
Display size 17.0 inches
Resolution 1440 x 900 pixels
Vertical Resolution 900
External Monitor Interface Integrated
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Radeon Xpress 200M
Drive size 240.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • Express Card Slot
  • SmartMedia
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Battery life 309.0 hours
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Microphone input Yes
Composite Video Ports Yes
Firewire 1
Available Interfaces
  • A/V (Composite)
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • FireWire Port
  • Infrared
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x4)
  • Video - S-Video
Ethernet Type 10/100 Mbps
Headphone Jack Yes
Wireless connection 802.11 a/b/g
Bluetooth Yes
  • Express Card Slot
  • SmartMedia
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
PC Card Slots 1
Memory size 2048.0 MB
Memory type DDR-SDRAM (DDRRAM)
Memory speed 333.0 MHz
Width 15.6 inches
Depth 11.2 inches
Height 2.0 inches
Weight 10.3 pounds
Weight with Accessories 10.3 pounds
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
XD picture card 1
Smart media Yes
SD card Yes
Memory stick Memory Stick
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Other Features
Docking Station Port Yes
Devices Phone Cord
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List
  • Notebook
  • battery
  • optical drive
Other Hardware
  • remote control
  • HP ExpressCard Analog TV tuner
Pointing Device Touchpad
Multipurpose Bay n/a


Battery Life (Office Applications) 3:09   (hh:mm)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 22.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 9.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
World Bench 6 Multitasking 712.0
World Bench 5 Rating Superior
World Bench 5 Score 95.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 665.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 500.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 340.0
Ahead Nero 288.0
Windows Media Encoder 413.0
Roxio VideoWave 348.0
Adobe Photoshop 370.0
Microsoft Office XP 559.0
WinZip 342.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 615.0
Adobe Premiere 477.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 396.0