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HP Pavilion Elite h8-1280t Product Specifications and Configurable Options

An HP configure-to-order (CTO) PC is a computer that can be purchased with options and components that fit your needs. This document provides specification information about base options and lists which available components were offered for this PC model.
note:
Information in this document is subject to change without notice

Model name and product number

This document contains basic features and specification for the following HP CTO model:
  • HP Pavilion Elite h8-1280t
  • Product number: QC461AV

Introduction date

31-Jan-2012

Country/region sold in:

United States

Included Hardware

Hardware Component
Specifications
Motherboard Name
  • Manufacturer: IPIWB-PB
  • HP: Pittsburgh
Chipset
  • Intel X79 Express
Memory
  • Memory slots: 4 DIMMS
  • Maximum memory:
    • 16 GB (4 x 4 GB)
Front-side-bus (processor dependent)
  • DMI2 bus: 2 GB/s unidirectional
Integrated LAN
  • Interface: Integrated into motherboard
  • Technology: RTL8171EH-CG gigabit ethernet controller
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100/1000 Mb
  • Transmission standards: Gigabit 1000-Base-T Ethernet
Expansion Slots
  • PCI Express x16: 2 (Generation 2 speed)
  • PCI Express x1: 2 (Generation 2 speed)
  • PCI Express x1 mini card: 1
Sound
  • Integrated IDT 92HD89E Audio
  • Beats Audio
Drive Bays
  • 13.33 cm (5.25 inch): 2
  • 8.89 cm (3.5 inch) HDD: 3

Hardware Options

Hardware Component
Options
Power supply
Must select one of the following options:
  • 460W
  • 600W
Processor
Must select one of the following options:
  • Intel Core i7-3820 (Sandybridge E) (130W) 3.6 GHz
  • Intel Core i7-3930K (Sandybridge E) (130W) 3.2 GHz
  • Intel Core i7-3960X (Sandybridge E) (130W) 3.3 GHz
Memory
Must select one of the following options:
  • 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR3 PC3-12800
  • 10 GB (2 x 4 GB, 1 x 2 GB) DDR3 PC3-12800
  • 12 GB (2 x 4 GB, 2 x 2 GB) DDR3 PC3-12800
  • 16 GB (4 x 4 GB) DDR3 PC3-12800
Hard Drive
Must select one of the following options:
  • 750 GB, 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 1 TB, 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 1.5 TB, 5400 rpm, SATA
  • 1.5 TB, 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 1.5 TB (1 TB + 500 GB), 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 2 TB, 5400 rpm, SATA
  • 2 TB, 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 2 TB (2 x 1 TB), 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 3 TB, 5400 rpm, SATA
  • 3 TB (3 x 1 TB), 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 2 x 1.5 TB drives in RAID 1 (1.5 TB usable storage capacity), 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 2 x 3 TB drives in RAID 1 (3 TB usable storage capacity), 5400 rpm, SATA
  • 3 x 1.5 TB drives in RAID 5 (3 TB usable storage capacity), 5400 rpm, SATA
  • 3 x 2 TB drives in RAID 5 (4 TB usable storage capacity), 5400 rpm, SATA
  • 128 GB Solid State Drive, SATA
  • 160 GB Solid State Drive, SATA
  • 256 GB Solid State Drive, SATA
  • 2 x 160 GB Solid State Drive, RAID 1 (160 GB usable storage capacity) SATA
  • 2 x 160 GB Solid State Drive, RAID 0 (320 GB usable storage capacity) SATA
Secondary Hard Drive
  • No secondary hard drive
  • 500 GB, 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 1 TB, 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 1.5 TB, 5400 rpm, SATA
  • 1.5 TB, 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 2 TB, 5400 rpm, SATA
  • 2 TB, 7200 rpm, SATA
  • 3 TB, 5400 rpm, SATA
Third Hard Drive
  • 500 GB, 7200 rpm, SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 1 TB, 7200 rpm, SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 1.5 TB, 5400 rpm, SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 1.5 TB, 7200 rpm, SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 2 TB, 5400 rpm, SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 2 TB, 7200 rpm, SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
Primary Optical Drive
Must select one of the following options:
  • 16X DVD+/-R/RW SuperMulti DVD Burner
  • 16X DVD+/-R/RW SuperMulti DVD Burner plus Corel Paint Shop Pro X4
  • 6x SuperMulti Blu-ray Player
  • 4x SuperMulti Blu-ray Burner
Secondary Optical Drive
  • 16X DVD+/-R/RW SuperMulti DVD Burner
  • 6x SuperMulti Blu-ray Player
  • 4x SuperMulti Blu-ray Burner
Front Productivity Ports
Must select one of the following options:
  • 15-in-1 card reader + Top I/O (2 USB 3.0 + 1 headphone jack + 1 microphone jack) + Front I/O (2 USB 2.0)
  • 15-in-1 card reader + Top I/O (2 USB 3.0 + 1 headphone jack + 1 microphone jack) + Front I/O (4 USB 2.0)
Networking
Must select one of the following options:
  • Integrated Ethernet port, No Wireless LAN
  • 802.11 b/g/n PCI Express Wireless Mini Card 1x1
  • 802.11 b/g/n PCI Express Wireless Mini Card 2x2
  • 802.11 b/g/n PCI Express Wireless Dual Band Mini Card 2x2 + Bluetooth
TV
Must select one of the following options:
  • No TV Tuner
  • Hauppauge ATSC/NTSC/QAM PCI Express x1 TV tuner card (includes remote control, expansion card with IR ports, IR extender cable and IR emitter cable)
Graphics
Must select one of the following options:
  • GeForce GT 530 (2 GB)
  • GeForce GT 545 (3 GB)
  • GeForce GTX 550i (1 GB)
  • GeForce GTX 580 (1.5 GB)
  • Radeon HD 6850 (1 GB)
  • Radeon HD 7450 (1 GB)
  • Radeon HD 7570 (1 GB)
  • Radeon HD 7570 (2 GB)
  • Radeon HD 7670 (1 GB)
  • Radeon HD 7770 (2 GB)
  • Radeon HD 7950 (3 GB)
Keyboard and Mouse
Must select one of the following options:
  • HP USB Wired Beats Keyboard with Volume Control and Mouse
  • HP USB Wired Backlit Beats Keyboard with Volume Control and Mouse
  • HP Wireless Kit
  • Logitech Cordless Desktop Wave Keyboard and Mouse
  • Logitech Keyboard/Laser Mouse Combo with In Curve keys
Monitors
  • 2011x 50.8 cm (20 inch) WLED monitor
  • 2211x 54.6 cm (21.5 inch) WLED monitor
  • x2301x 58.4 cm (23 inch) LED monitor
  • 2311gt 58.4 cm (23 inch) 3D monitor
  • 2311x 58.4 cm (23 inch) WLED monitor
  • 2511x 63.5 cm (25 inch) WLED monitor
  • 2711x 68.5 cm (27 inch) WLED monitor

Included Software

Software Category
Options
HP
  • HP Magic Canvas 5.1
Digital Media Software
  • CyberLink Media Suite
Productivity Software
  • Microsoft Office Starter Edition 2010
  • PDF Complete
Entertainment and Utility Software
  • HP Games
Security Software
  • Norton Internet Security 2012 (60-day security update subscription)
  • Norton Online Backup (30-day trial)

Software Options

Software Category
Options
Operating System
Must select one of the following options:
  • Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
  • Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
  • Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit)
Productivity Software
Must select one of the following options:
  • Microsoft Office Starter Edition 2010
  • Microsoft Office Home & Student 2010
  • Microsoft Office Professional 2010
  • Microsoft Office Home & Business 2010
  • Microsoft Office Home & Student 2010 + Adobe Acrobat X
  • Microsoft Office Home & Business 2010 + Adobe Acrobat X
  • Microsoft Office Professional 2010 + Adobe Acrobat X
Digital Media Software
  • Adobe Premier Elements 10
  • Adobe Premier Elements 10 + Photoshop Elements 10
  • Roxio Secure Burn
  • Roxio Creator 2011
Photography Software
  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 10
  • Roxio Photo Suite Deluxe
  • Corel Paint Shop Pro X4
  • Corel Paint Shop Pro X4 + Corel Video Studio X4
Security Software
Must select one of the following options:
  • Norton Internet Security 2012 (15 month subscription)
  • Norton Internet Security 2012 (24 month subscription)
  • Norton Internet Security 2012 (36 month subscription)
Popular, Useful & Fun Software
  • Britannica Desktop Encyclopedia 2012
  • Britannica Ultimate Reference Suite 2012
  • Craft Artist Greeting Cards
  • Craft Artist Scrapbooks
  • Laplink PCMover Professional
  • PDF Converter Professional 7
  • Professor Teaches Office 2010 and Win 7
  • Quicken Willmaker Plus 2012
  • Teachers Pet - Pre K
  • The PrintShop 2.0 Professional

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