Pros

  • Well-labeled ports allow for easy setup

Cons

  • Subpar graphics performance

At A Glance

With its user-friendly design and thorough documentation, the a1510n is a good entry-level PC.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.hp.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Athlon 64 3800+
Processor speed 2400.0 MHz
Display
Included monitor No
Display size 17.0 inches
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce 6150 LE
General Information
UPC Code 882780499607
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)

Performance

Overall Rating
World Bench 5 Score 97.0
World Bench 5 Word Score Very Good
Office Productivity
WinZip 372.0
Mozilla 390.0
Microsoft Office XP 524.0
Multitasking 694.0
Content Creation
Adobe Premiere 406.0
Roxio VideoWave 323.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 541.0
Ahead Nero 499.0
Windows Media Encoder 392.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 353.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 454.0
Adobe Photoshop 330.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 347.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Poor
Doom 3 with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 1.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3 with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 2.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 5.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 7.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 3.28   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry with AA, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 5.49   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 9.79   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 15.42   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 19.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 29.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 23.43   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1280 by 1024, 32-Bit 29.44   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 45.75   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 49.86   Frames per second (higher is better)