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HP TouchSmart 520-1030a Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Product number

QU300AA

Release date

7-Sep-2011

Country/region sold in

  • Australia
  • New Zealand

Display

  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (16:9 aspect ratio)
  • Touch technology: Optical Touch
  • Touch points: 2 supported
  • Colors: 16.7 million
  • Color gamut: 72%
  • Response time: 5 ms (typical)
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1
  • Image brightness: up to 250 nits
Figure 1: Motherboard top view
  • Manufacturer: Pegatron
  • Form factor: uAIX: 21.8 cm (8.6 inches) x 24.1 cm (9.5 inches)
  • Chipset: AMD A75 FCH
  • Memory sockets: 2 x DDR3
  • Front side bus speeds: 4 lanes, 5GT/s per lane UMI (Unified Media Interface)
  • Processor socket: FM1
  • Expansion Slots:
    • One PCI Express half-length mini card socket (Generation 2 speed)
    • One PCI Express full-length mini card socket (Generation 2 speed)
    • One PCI Express MXM slot that supports a PCI Express x16 graphics card (Generation 2 speed)

Processor

  • TDP: 65W
  • Operating speed: 2.1 GHz (up to 2.4 GHz turbo)
  • Number of cores: 4
  • Socket: FM1
  • Bus speed: 4.0 GT/s HT3
  • Core: Liano
  • Socket type: FM1
  • TDP=65W

Memory

  • Amount: 6 GB
  • Speed: PC3-10600 MB/sec
  • Type: DDR3-1333
  • Dual channel memory architecture
  • Two 200-pin DDR3 SODIMM sockets
  • Supports the following:
    • PC3-10600 (DDR3-1333)
    • PC3-12800 (DDR3-1600)
  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered
  • Supports 1 GB, 2 GB, and 4 GB SO-DIMMs
  • Supports up to 4 GB on 32-bit* systems
  • Supports up to 8 GB on 64-bit systems
NOTE:32-bit systems cannot address a full 4.0 GB of memory

Video graphics

Figure 2: Video card
Image of video card
  • Interface: MXM 3.0
  • Ports:
    • DisplayPort
    • DVI (dual-link)
    • HDMI
    Supports LVDS (Low Voltage Differential Signaling)
    No I/O connectors on module, all connectors are internal
NOTE:This card is capable of supporting dual link DVI, DisplayPort, and HDMI. The internal connectors available are dependent on the model and on the motherboard installed in the system.
  • Maximum resolution:
    • DisplayPort resolution: up to 1920 x 1080 at 60 Hz
    • DVI (dual-link) resolution: up to 2560 x 1600 at 60 Hz
  • 1 GB onboard memory
  • 64-bit memory interface
  • DDR3 memory type
  • Total power consumption 25W maximum
  • Supports HDMI, 1.3 compatible
  • Supports Blu-ray, full playback rate at maximum resolution of the display
  • Does not supports multi display at the same time
Integrated video is not available if a graphics card is installed.
  • AMD integrated graphics (DX11)
  • Up to 384 MB of shared memory
ModelRadeon graphics brandTDP
AMD A-Series Processors
A8-3850HD 6550D 100W
A8-3800HD 6550D 65W
A6-3650HD 6530D 100W
A6-3600HD 6530D 65W
A4-3400HD 6410D 65W
AMD E-Series Processors
E2-3200HD 6370D 65W

Sound/Audio

*Integrated audio is not available if a sound card is installed.
  • Built-in High Definition 8 channel audio
  • IDT 92HD89 CODEC
  • Channels: 2.0 stereo (2 speakers)
  • Power: 4W per speaker
  • Interface: Integrated 2 channel (stereo array)

Networking

Figure 3: Wireless card - top view
Wireless card - side view
  • Interface type: PCI-e half-length mini card
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 150 Mbps
  • Transmission standards: 802.11 b/g/n
  • Supported antenna connections: 1
  • Operating band: 2.4 GHz
  • Supported security protocols:
    • WPA
    • WEP
  • Interface: PCI Express x1
  • Technology: Realtek RTL8111E gigabit ethernet controller
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100/1000 Mb/s
  • Transmission standards: 1000-Base-T Ethernet

Hard drive

  • Size: 1 TB
  • Interface: SATA
  • Rotational Speed: 7200 rpm

CD/DVD disc drive

  • Interface: SATA
  • Data buffer: 4 MB maximum
  • Data transfer rates up to 3,600 KB/s (CD read/write)
  • Data transfer rates up to 10,800 KB/s (DVD read/write)
  • Data transfer rates up to 27,000 KB/s (BD read/write)
Formats/Disc typesWrite speedsRead speedsStorage capacity
Blu-ray Disc
BD-ROM SLNAup to 6Xup to 25 GB
BD-ROM DLNAup to 6Xup to 50 GB
BD-R SLup to 6Xup to 6Xup to 25 GB
BD-R DLup to 6Xup to 6X up to 50 GB
BD-RE SLup to 2Xup to 6Xup to 25 GB
BD-RE DLup to 2Xup to 6Xup to 50 GB
HD DVDnot supported
DVD
DVD-ROM SLNAup to 8Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD-ROM DLNAup to 6Xup to 8.5 GB
DVD+R SLup to 8Xup to 8Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD+R DLup to 6X up to 8Xup to 8.5 GB
DVD+RW SLup to 8Xup to 8Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD+RW DLnot supported
DVD-R SLup to 8Xup to 8Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD-R DLup to 6Xup to 6Xup to 8.5 GB
DVD-RW SLup to 6Xup to 8Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD-RW DLnot supported
DVD-RAMup to 5Xup to 5Xup to 4.7 GB
CD
CDROMNAup to 24Xup to 700 MB
CDRup to 24Xup to 24Xup to 700 MB
CDRWup to 24Xup to 24Xup to 700 MB

TV Tuner

Figure 4: TV Tuner card top view
 Image of TV tuner card
  • Interface: PCI Express
  • Supported transmission standards:
    • DVB-T (digital)*
    • PAL (analog)
    * Requires an antenna
  • Either DVB-T or PAL signal is available. You cannot use both at the same time.

Memory Card Reader

Supports the following cards:
  • Secure Digital (SD)
  • Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC)
  • Memory Stick (MS), including Memory Stick Pro (MS-Pro)
Supports the following cards with an adapter:
  • Mini Secure Digital (mini-SD)
  • Micro Secure Digital (micro-SD)
  • MS DUO
  • MS Pro Duo

Computer Case

  • Height with stand: 45.7 cm (17.9 inches)
  • Width: 58.0 cm (22.8 inches)
  • Depth with stand: 21.7 cm (8.5 inches)
  • Weight:
    • with UMA graphics: 11.54 Kg (25.44 pounds)
    • with MXM graphics: 11.7 Kg (25.79 pounds)
Figure 5: Front of the system
Image of the front of the system
1 - Microphone array
2 - Webcam camera
3 - Power button
4 - Logo and IR
5 - Sweep design stand
6 - Speakers
7 - Touch screen active area
Figure 6: Back of the system
Image of the back of the system
1 - Optical disk drive
2 - Monitor controls/monitor menu options (only on models with an HDMI port)
3 - Kensington lock slot
4 - Cover
5 - Memory card reader and other I/Os on left side
6 - Motherboard back I/Os (specific I/Os are model dependent)
7 - USB dongle
8 - Sweep design stand
Figure 7: Left side of the system
Image of the left side of they system
1 - Left side ports
Figure 8: Right side of the system
Image of the right side of the system
1 - Optical disc drive

Power Supply

Total wattage: 180W external power adapter (100V-240V)
Output voltage: 19V
Output Amps: 9.5

I/O Ports

Figure 9: Left I/O ports
Image of left I/O ports
1 - Hard drive activity indicator
2 - Memory card reader activity indicator
3 - Memory card reader
4 - Two USB 3.0 ports
5 - Microphone jack
6 - Headphone jack
Figure 10: Back I/O ports
Image of back I/O ports
1 - IR Blaster port
2 - Four USB 2.0 ports
3 - Subwoofer
4 - TV tuner port
5 - Power Connector
6 - LAN (ethernet)
7 - Audio port

Keyboard, mouse and input devices

NOTE:Keyboard layout and functionality may vary by country/region.
Figure 11: Top view of keyboard
Image of keyboard
  • Interface: USB receiver
  • Effective distance: 10 meters
    • Length: 460 mm (18.1 inches)
    • Width: 157.4 mm (6.19 inches)
    • Height: 32.8 mm (1.29 inches)
    • Weight: 0.61 Kg
    • Standard
    • Beats key. The Beats key turns on the Beats function, which is a type of bass sound quality for the speaker.
    • *Buttons are not configurable
Figure 12: Top view of mouse
Image of mouse
  • Interface: wireless USB dongle
  • Buttons: left, right, and clickable scroll wheel
Figure 13: View of remote control
Image of remote control
  • Printer key
  • Infrared remote control
  • Compatible with Windows Media Center
Figure 14: Webcam with array microphone
Built-in webcam and array microphone located at the top of the computer.
1 - Web camera
2 - Activity LED
3 - Microphone array
  • Camera: 1280 x 720 with low-light enhancement

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 CategorySoftware TitleRecovery Manager: Program Reinstallation
Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit); Service Pack 1
  • No
TouchSmart
  • HP TouchSmart Magic Canvas
  • Yes
CD/DVD Burning
  • Cyberlink Power2Go
  • Yes
Entertainment, Music & Games
  • Cyberlink PowerDVD
  • HP Beats Audio
  • HP Games
  • Microsoft Touch Pack
  • MusicStation
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
Productivity
  • Microsoft Office Starter 2010
  • PDF Complete
  • No
  • Yes
Imaging, Photography, Video & Film
  • HP Webcam
  • Yes
Display
  • HP MyDisplay OSD
  • Yes
Security
  • Norton Internet Security 2012 (60-day security update subscription)
  • Norton Online Backup (30-day trial)
  • Yes
  • No
Support
  • HP Help & Support Center
  • HP Support Assistant
  • HP Update
  • HP Vision Hardware Diagnostic Tools
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Recovery
  • HP Recovery Manager
  • No
Networking & Internet Solutions
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 9
  • Adobe Flash
  • HP Linkup
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
NOTE: This support document provides specifications and component images that reflect the original design intention for all PCs of this model. Under certain circumstances, a factory or service provider may install a component that meets or exceeds the listed specification and/or appears different than the image shown.

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