The Pavilion Elite HPE-500f Desktop Computer from Hewlett-Packard is a powerful desktop computer, designed to meet the demanding computing requirements of multimedia and entertainment applications. The system is housed in a standard tower form factor, perfect for placement on or under a desk.
The computer features a 15-in-1 memory card reader, allowing you to import pictures and files from virtually any type of digital camera memory card. Its DVD burner supports LightScribe printing, which allows it to burn labels directly onto compatible media. Integrated 802.11n Wi-Fi gets you online without the hassle of connecting an Ethernet cable to your router, allowing you to more easily find a place in your home for the PC.
The computer is loaded with the HP MediaSmart software suite. MediaSmart is an all-in-one application for multimedia and entertainment. It lets you browse through photos and share them using HP's Snapfish service. You can also create photo slideshows with custom music and burn them to DVD to watch on your TV.
The system is powered by a six-core 2.7GHz AMD Phenom II 1045T CPU and boasts 8GB of RAM, and a 1.5TB 5400rpm hard drive. The AMD Radeon HD 6450 GPU features 512MB of dedicated memory, giving you enough visual horsepower to drive the latest 3D computer games. Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) is the installed operating system.
Designed for Powerful Performance and Elegance
Get serious about computing with the HP Pavilion Elite HPE-500 PC, a stylish, high-performance PC for your most demanding digital tasks. Premium performance levels enable an enhanced experience whether you're working, e-mailing, editing photos or videos, gaming or connecting with friends online. The HP Pavilion Elite HPE-500 PC's flexibility and expandability let you add devices and features to support your growing needs. The elegant, chrome-accented design is sure to attract attention in any home décor.
Handles multiple demanding projects easily and simultaneously
Top-positioned power button enables convenient use
Keeps peripherals safe on the landing pad for electronic devices
Backed by HP's award-winning Total Care support and services
The front-panel 15-in-1 memory card reader makes it easy to transfer photos, music, and other files to and from your digital camera and other peripheral devices
The SuperMulti DVD burner with LightScribe technology lets you create custom, silkscreen-quality labels and artwork directly onto LightScribe-enabled CD and DVD discs
The Pavilion Elite HPE PC also features built-in 802.11n Wi-Fi
Get the Most out of Your PC and Your Games
Improve your productivity with an HP Pavilion HPE Elite desktop with built-in HP Multi-Display Capable technology. The computer supports two or three monitors at once so you can mega-task: e-mail, research, chat, browse the web, edit photos, watch videos -- all at the same time with more room than ever before. Play your games the way they were intended-without cramming controls and information on top of the action. With support for two or three monitors, the HP Pavilion HPE Elite desktop series lets you take full advantage of the powerful AMD GPU that drives its video output.
HP Exclusive MediaSmart Software Suite
One stop for all your multimedia and entertainment
Discover and enjoy your digital world
Share and browse your personal memories via Snapfish by HP
Burn your music, slideshows & playlists to DVDs for sharing or saving
Add your favorite music as background to your photo slideshows
Your PC, Your Way, with HP & Windows 7
Windows 7 makes everyday tasks simple-and makes new things possible.
HP Setup Manager: Learn about your new PC and explore key activities that can help you transition smoothly and easily from your old PC
HP Support Assistant: Helps you maintain the performance of your PC and resolve problems with automated updates and tune-ups, built-in diagnostics, and guided assistance
Dedicated Graphics Card
Get a truly immersive display experience using one or two monitors. Manage your workspace with the flexibility to see more data and open more applications. Watch online streaming video and other HD content. Get smoother, high quality playback with amazing image quality playback with the AMD Radeon 6400 GPU.
Six-Core AMD CPU
AMD Phenom processors enable true multi-core solutions for a new dimension in performance that deliver an exquisitely powerful, intensely visual and strikingly efficient computing experience.
Relax with 24/7 Support
While your PC is within warranty, HP Care Pack Support gives you access to complimentary help from your desktop, through the Internet, and by telephone.
In the Box
HP Pavilion Elite HPE-500f Desktop Computer
HP USB Optical Mouse
HP USB Keyboard
Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
HP MediaSmart Suite
Cyberlink DVD Suite Deluxe
HP Support Assistant
HP Setup Manager
Microsoft Office 2010 (Product Key Purchase Required for Activation)