Pros

  • Built-in 802.11n Wi-Fi
  • Blu-ray player

Cons

  • Limited upgradablity

At A Glance

You won't find anything too exciting here, but HP’s Pavilion Elite HPE-235f delivers good performance and strong media functionality, at a great price.

Manufacturer’s Description

Get serious about work and play with Pavilion Elite HPE-235 Desktop, featuring AMD Vision technology: six-core processor and an ATI graphics card. You'll get premium performance whether you're working, e-mailing, editing photos or videos, playing games, or connecting with friends online. This desktop features a Blu-ray-enabled DVD±RW/CD-RW drive that lets you watch movies in high-definition, LightScribe technology lets you label discs. The 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN provides connection to the Internet without wires.

The Specs

Processor
Processor speed 2.6 MHz
Graphics
Video Memory Type DDR3
General Information
UPC Code 885631267271
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • DisplayPort
  • HDMI
Memory
Memory size 8192.0 MB
Memory type DDR3

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 114.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 237.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 363.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 212.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking 275.0
Content Creation
Image Editing 396.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 347.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 298.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 206.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 258.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 223.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 125.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 62.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 50.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 2560x1600 29.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 85.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 52.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 43.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 2560x1600 25.6   Frames per second (higher is better)