Pros

  • Very inexpensive
  • Large (360GB) hard drive

Cons

  • Poor integrated graphics
  • Bundled mouse is ball-style, not optical

At A Glance

Inexpensive PC with big hard drive succeeds at standard multimedia tasks, but its graphics are too weak for serious gamers.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.hp.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Pentium Dual-Core E2160
Processor speed 1800.0 MHz
Display
Included monitor No
Display size 19.0 inches
Display type LCD
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Integrated Intel 945G
General Information
UPC Code 883585513376
Memory
Memory size 2048.0 MB

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 71.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Superior
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 414.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 421.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 400.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 625.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 618.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 928.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 307.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 482.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 262.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 524.0
Gaming
Overall Graphics Score Poor