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HP Pavilion a6230la Desktop PC Product Specifications

Product number
GN657AA
Introduction date
24-Aug-2007
Country/region sold in:
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Ecuador
  • Guatemala
  • Honduras
  • Mexico
  • Nicaragua
  • Panama
  • Peru
  • El Salvador
  • Venezuela
Hardware
  note:
This PC may have came with other products such as a monitor or printer. This document only pertains to this PC and is not about other products. If you would like to find information regarding other HP or Compaq products, go to HP Customer Care and search using the model name of the HP or Compaq product that came with your PC.
Base processor
Core 2 Duo E4500 (C) DC 2.2 GHz
  • 800 MHz front side bus
  • Socket 775
Chipset
Intel 945G
Motherboard
  • Manufacturer: Asus
  • Motherboard Name: P5LP-LE
  • HP/Compaq motherboard name: Leonite2-GL8E
Memory
Component
Attributes
Memory Installed
1 GB
Maximum allowed
4 GB* (4 x 1 GB)
*Actual available memory may be less
Speed supported
PC2-5300 MB/sec
Type
240 pin, DDR2 SDRAM
Hard drive
  • 400 GB SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 7200 rpm
16X DVD(+/-)R/RW 12X RAM (+/-)R DL LightScribe SATA 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
Function
Maximum speed
DVD-RAM
Up to 12X
DVD-R DL Write Once
Up to 8X
DVD+R DL Write Once
Up to 8X
DVD+R Write Once
Up to 16X
DVD+RW Rewritable
Up to 8X
DVD-R Write Once
Up to 16X
DVD-RW Rewritable
Up to 6X
DVD ROM Read
Up to 16X
CD-R Write Once
Up to 40X
CD-RW Rewritable
Up to 32X
CD-ROM Read
Up to 40X
Modem
56K bps data/fax modem
Video Graphics
Integrated graphics
Television
TV tuner card with FM tuner
Sound/Audio
Integrated High Definition audio
  • Realtek ALC 888S chipset
  • Supports up to 8 audio channels
Network (LAN)
Integrated 10/100 Base-T networking interface
Memory card reader
  • Supports the following cards:
    • Compact Flash I
    • Compact Flash II
    • IBM Microdrive
    • Secure Digital (SD)
    • mini-SD
    • MultiMediaCard (MMC)
    • Reduced size MultiMediaCard (RS-MMC)
    • MultiMediaCard Plus (MMC plus)
    • MultiMediaCard Mobile (MMC mobile)
    • Memory Stick
    • Memory Stick Pro
    • Memory Stick Duo
    • Memory Stick Pro Duo
    • SmartMedia
    • xD Picture Card (xD = extreme digital)
External I/O ports
I/O ports on the front panel
Port type
Quantity
15-in-1 (4 slot)
One
USB
Two
1394
One
Headphone
One
Microphone
One
Line-in
One
I/O ports on the back panel
Port type
Quantity
PS2 (keyboard, mouse)
Two (one each)
VGA
One
USB
Four
1394
One
LAN
One
SPDIF out (coaxial)
One
SPDIF in
One
Audio (side speaker out, rear speaker out, center speaker out, line-in, line-out, microphone)
One Each
Expansion slots
Slot type
Quantity
PCI
Two (None available)
PCI Express x16
One (One available)
PCI Express x1
One (One available)
Drive bays
Bay type
Quantity
5.25"
Two (One available)
3.5"
Two (One available)
Pocket Media Drive
One (One available)
Keyboard and mouse
  • HP multimedia keyboard
  • HP PS/2 optical mouse
Remote Control
USB infrared remote and receiver
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
  • Windows Vista Home Premium with Windows Media Center
CD/CD-RW/DVD/DVD+RW
  • Windows Movie Maker & Windows DVD Maker
  • Roxio Creator 9 Basic
  • Roxio MyDVD 9 Basic
Entertainment, Music & Games
  • My HP Games
Imaging, Photography, Video & Film
  • HP Photosmart Essential 2
  • Muvee autoProducer Basic
Productivity
  • Adobe Reader
  • Microsoft Works 8
  • Microsoft Office Home and Student Edition 2007 Trial
Security
  • Norton Internet Security 2007 (60-day security update subscription)
Support
  • HP Hardware Diagnostic Tools
  • Help & Support Center
  • Online documentation
Recovery
  • HP Recovery Manager
  • Recovery Disc Creator
Internet Solutions
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
Warranty
Standard warranty included with purchase
Warranty type
Warranty duration
Hardware parts and labor
One Year from date of purchase

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