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HP z556 Digital Entertainment Center - Product Specifications

Product number
EG651AA
Introduction date
3-Oct-2005
Figure : HP Digital Entertainment Center z556 shown with the HP lap-sized wireless entertainment keyboard with integrated trackball and HP Digital Entertainment Center remote control
Hardware
Base processor
Pentium4 630 (P) HT 3.0 GHz:
  • 800 MHz Front side bus
  • Socket 775
Chipset
Intel 915P
Motherboard
  • Manufacturer: Asus
  • Motherboard Name: PTGD-LR
  • HP motherboard name: Bailey-P-UL8E
Memory
Component
Attributes
Memory Installed
512 MB (2 x 256)
Maximum allowed
4.0 GB* (4 X 1 GB) requires the replacement of the installed 256 MB DIMMs
*Actual available memory may be less
Speed supported
PC3200 MB/sec
Type
184 pin, DDR SDRAM
DIMM slots
Four
Open DIMM slots
Two
Hard drive
  • 250 GB SATA
  • 7200 rpm
16x DVD(+/-)R/RW RAM (+/-)R DL LightScribe drive
  • must use Double-Layer media discs in order to take advantage of the DL technology
  • must use LightScribe-enabled media discs and supporting software in order to take advantage of the LightScribe technology
type
Attributes
DVD-RAM
5X
DVD-R DL Write Once
4X
DVD+R DL Write Once
8X
DVD+R Write Once
16X
DVD+RW Rewritable
8X
DVD-R Write Once
16X
DVD-RW Rewritable
6X
DVD ROM Read
16X
CD-R Write Once
40X
CD-RW Rewritable
32X
CD-ROM Read
40X
Wireless
Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g
Video graphics
GeForce 6600
  • 128MB DDR memory
  • PCI-E (Express) interface
  • I/O Ports: DVI out, VGA
Television
  • TV tuner card with FM tuner
  • TV tuner card, HDTV capable
Sound/audio
Integrated High Definition audio
  • Realtek ALC 880 chipset
  • Supports up to 8 audio channels
  • Dolby Pro Logic II compatible
Dolby 5.1
Network (LAN)
Integrated 10/100 Base-T networking interface
Memory card reader
  • USB interface
  • Supports the following cards:
    • Compact Flash I
    • Compact Flash II
    • SmartMedia
    • Memory Stick
    • Memory Stick Pro
    • MultiMediaCard
    • Secure Digital (SD)
    • Micro Drive
    • XD Picture Card (xD = extreme digital)
External I/O ports
I/O ports on the front panel
Port type
Quantity
9-in-1 (4 slot) + 2 USB
One
I/O ports on the back panel
Port type
Quantity
USB 2.0
Four
IEEE 1394
One
LAN
One
Audio
One each (audio in, surround, surround back, front, center, subwoofer)
Expansion slots
Slot type
Quantity
PCI
One (occupied)
PCI Express
One (occupied)
DIMM
Four (two available)
Drive bays
Bay type
Quantity
5.25-inch, external
One (occupied)
3.5-inch, internal
One (occupied)
Personal media drive
One (available)
Remote control
  • HP Ringmaster remote control
Keyboard
  • HP lap-sized wireless entertainment keyboard with integrated trackball
Software
 note:
HP provides basic support for software that comes with the computer. For in-depth feature assistance, refer to the help section in the software or on the software vendor's Web site.
Key to software:
  • cd/dvd = media included in box
Software titles that shipped with PC
Software Category
Software Title
Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 with Update Rollup 2
  • Microsoft Service Pack 2
CD/CD-RW/DVD/DVD+RW
  • WinDVD 5 Player Basic (with optional 7.1 upgrade)
  • Sonic DigitalMedia Plus 7.02
  • Sonic MyDVD Plus 6.13
  • Sonic DigitalMedia Archive
Entertainment, Music, and Games
  • iTunes 4.8 (w/Quicktime)
  • HP Tunes
  • Microsoft Plus Digital Media Edition LE
Imaging, Photography, Video, and Film
  • HP Software Update
  • HP Image Zone 5
  • HP Image Zone Plus for media center
  • Muvee autoProducer 1.1 for media center
Productivity and Finance
  • Adobe Reader
PC Security
  • Norton Internet Security 2005 AntiSpyware Edition (1-year security update subscription)
  • Norton Security Center
Utility, Maintenance, and Performance
  • PC-Doctor 5 for Windows
HP Recovery
  • Microsoft system restore
  • HP Recovery Software Suite
  • Software Repair Wizard
Service and Support
  • Updates from HP
  • Help & Support Center
  • Safety and comfort guide
  • Desktop Web-based registration
Warranty
Standard warranty included with purchase
Warranty type
Warranty duration
Hardware Parts and Labor
One year from date of purchase
Technical Telephone Assistance
One year from date of purchase
Software Application Support
30 days
Software Media Replacement
30 days (on media shipped in box from factory)
Self Repair Kits (express parts program)
One year from date of purchase
Return to HP or to an Authorized Service Provider
One year from date of purchase

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