Pros

  • Tons of memory
  • Very fast hard-drive RAID array

Cons

  • Limited upgradability
  • Lacks advanced external connectivity

At A Glance

This system is plenty fast, but HP had to overlook a few elements in order to achieve the HPE-170t’s price-to-performance ratio.

Manufacturer’s Description

Whether you are streaming videos, editing high-def content, or getting lost in a game, the HP Pavilion Elite HPE-170t series delivers blazing performance at every turn. And this elegant PC offers expandability to grow with your changing digital life.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.hp.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i7-860
Processor speed 2.8 MHz
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce GTX 260
General Information
UPC Code 885631032336
Memory
Memory size 8192.0 MB
Power
Power Supply Wattage 460.0 watts
Power Supply Manufacturer OEM
Power Supply Model OEM
Other Features
Devices
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)