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Compaq CQ2308LA Desktop PC Product Specifications

Hardware
Base processor
Athlon-2650e (L) 1.6 GHz (15W)
  • 1600 MT/s (mega transfers/second)
  • Socket AM2
Chipset
AMD 740G
Motherboard
  • Manufacturer: Foxconn
  • Motherboard Name: H-A740-ITXElvas
  • HP/Compaq motherboard name: Elvas-GL6
Power supply
  • 65W (100V-240V) (external)
Memory
Component
Attributes
Memory Installed
1 GB
Maximum allowed
2 GB (1 x 2 GB)
Speed supported
PC2-6400 MB/sec (message as PC2-4200)
Type
240 pin, DDR2 SDRAM
Hard drive
  • 320 GB SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 7200 rpm
SuperMulti DVD Burner with LightScribe Technology drive
  • Interface: SATA
  • Data buffer memory: 2 MB minimum
  • LightScribe: yes
  • Disc diameter: 120 mm
  • Write and read speeds for supported formats and disc types are shown in this table:
Formats/Disc types
Write speeds
Read speeds
Storage capacity
DVD
DVD-ROM SL
NA
up to 16x
up to 4.7 GB
DVD-ROM DL
NA
up to 8X
up to 8.5 GB
DVD+R SL
up to 16x
up to 12X
up to 4.7 GB
DVD+R DL
up to 12x
up to 8x
up to 8.5 GB
DVD+RW SL
up to 8x
up to 8x
up to 4.7 GB
DVD+RW DL
not supported
DVD-R SL
up to 16x
up to 12x
up to 4.7 GB
DVD-R DL
up to 12x
up to 8x
up to 8.5 GB
DVD-RW SL
up to 6x
up to 8x
up to 4.7 GB
DVD-RW DL
not supported
DVD-RAM
up to 12x
up to 12x
4.7 GB
CD
CDROM
NA
up to 40X
up to 700 MB
CDR
up to 40X
up to 40X
up to 700 MB
CDRW
up to 32X
up to 32X
up to 700 MB
CD-DA
NA
up to 32X
up to 700 MB
Video CD
NA
up to 16X
up to 700 MB
Modem
PCIe internal modem
Video Graphics
Integrated on motherboard (see motherboard and chipset)
Sound/Audio
6-channel high-definition audio
  • ALC 662 chipset
Network (LAN)
Integrated 10/100 Base-T networking interface
External I/O ports
I/O ports on the front panel
Port type
Quantity
USB
Two
Headphone
One
Microphone
One
I/O ports on the back panel
Port type
Quantity
DC-in power
One
PS2 (keyboard, mouse)
Two (one each)
VGA
One
USB
Two
LAN
One
Audio (line in, line out, microphone)
One
Expansion slots
Slot type
Quantity
PCI Express x1
One (None available)
Drive bays
Bay type
Quantity
5.25"
One (None available)
3.5"
One (None available)
Keyboard and mouse
  • Compaq PS/2 keyboard
  • Compaq PS/2 mouse
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.
Software titles that shipped with PC
Software Category
Software Title
Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Starter (32-bit)
CD/CD-RW/DVD/DVD+RW
  • CyberLink DVD Suite 6
  • CyberLink PowerCinema 6
Entertainment, Music & Games
  • HP Games
Productivity
  • Microsoft Works 9
  • Microsoft Office Home and Student Edition 2007 Trial
Security
  • Norton Internet Security 2009 (60-day security update subscription)
  • Norton Online Backup (30-day trial)
Support
  • HP Advisor
  • HP Hardware Diagnostic Tools
  • Help & Support Center
  • HP Support Assistant
Recovery
  • HP Recovery Manager
Internet Solutions
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer

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