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HP Pavilion HPE h8-1213c Desktop PC support

HP Pavilion HPE h8-1213c Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Product number

H2M23AA

Release date

29-May-2012

Country/region sold in

Canada

Motherboard

Figure 1: Motherboard top view
  • Manufacturer: Pegatron
  • Form factor: uATX - 24.4 cm (9.6 inches) x 24.4 cm (9.6 inches)
  • Chipset: Intel Z75
  • Memory sockets: 4 x DDR3
  • Front side bus speeds: 5 GT/s (FM Direct Media Interface bus)
  • Processor socket: LGA 1155
  • Expansion Slots:
    • 1 PCI Express x16 (Gen 3.0 for i5 and i7 Ivy Bridge processors, all others Gen 2.0)
    • 3 PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.0)
    • 1 PCI Express mini card
  • For more details, see Formosa motherboard specifications .

Processor

  • TDP: 77W
  • Operating speed: 3.4 GHz (up to 3.9 GHz turbo)
  • Number of cores: 4
  • Socket: LGA 1155
  • Bus speed: DMI (Direct Media Interface) - 5.0GT/s
  • TDP: Varies by processor
  • Socket type: LGA 1155 (Socket-H2)
  • Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:
    ProcessorTDP
    Intel Core i3-3xxxT (Ivy Bridge) Dual Core 35 W
    Intel Core i3-3xxx (Ivy Bridge) Dual Core55 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxK (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core75 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxT (Ivy Bridge) Dual Core35 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxT (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core45 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxS (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core65 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxP (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core (onboard graphics not supported)69 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxx (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core77 W
    Intel Core i7-3xxx (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core77 W
    Intel Core i7-3xxxK (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core77 W
    Intel Core i3-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core65 W
    Intel Core i3-2xxxT (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core35 W
    Intel Core i5-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) Quad Core95 W
    Intel Core i7-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) Quad Core95 W
    Intel Pentium G6xx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core65 W
    Intel Pentium G6xxT (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core35 W
    Intel Pentium G8xx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core65 W

Memory

  • Amount: 10 GB
  • Speed: PC3-12800 MB/sec (runs as PC3-10600 in this system)
  • Type: DDR3-1600
  • Dual channel memory architecture
  • Four 240-pin DDR3 DIMM sockets
  • Supports the following:
    • PC3-10600 (DDR3-1333)
    • PC3-12800 (DDR3-1600)
  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered
  • Supports 1 GB, 2 GB, 4 GB and 8 GB DIMMs
  • Supports up to 4 GB on 32-bit systems
    NOTE:32-bit systems cannot address a full 4.0 GB of memory.
  • Supports up to 32 GB on 64-bit systems
    NOTE:Maximum memory shown reflects the capability of the hardware and can be limited further in the operating system.

Video graphics

Figure 2: Video card
Image of video card
Figure 3: Ports
Image of video card bracket showing ports
1 - HDMI
2 - DVI-I
  • Interface: PCI Express x16
  • Maximum resolution:
    • HDMI resolution: 1920x1080 (1080p)
    • DVI resolution (dual-link): 2560 x 1600 x 32bpp at 60Hz
    • VGA resolution (with adapter): 2048 x 1536 x 32bpp at 60Hz
  • 1 GB onboard memory
  • 64-bit memory size
  • Total power consumption: < 26 W
  • Supports Blu-ray
  • Supports HDCP
  • Supports two displays at the same time*
    * Up to 2 displays at the same time in these configurations: HDMI +DVI and HDMI +VGA (VGA through adapter cable)
*Integrated video is not available if a graphics card or an Intel processor ending with “P” is installed.
  • Integrated graphics depends on the installed processor:
    • For Sandy Bridge processors: Intel HD 2000 Graphics or Intel HD 3000 Graphics
    • For Ivy Bridge processors: Intel HD 2500 or Intel HD 4000 Graphics
  • One PCI Express x16 slot (Gen 3.0)

Sound/Audio

*Integrated audio is not available if a sound card is installed.
  • 7.1 channel audio
  • Audio codec: IDT 92HD73E
  • Beats Audio support: yes

Networking

Figure 4: Wireless card - top view
Wireless card - top view
  • Interface type: PCI-e half-length mini card socket
  • Electrical interface:
    • WLAN : PCIe 2.0, CEM1.1 compliant with no Vaux support.
    • Bluetooth: Compliant with USB 2.0.
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 300 Mbps
  • Transmission standards: 802.11 b/g/n
  • Antennas: 2 (internal)
  • Operating band: 2.4 GHz single band
  • Supported security protocols:
    • WPA, WPA2
    • WEP
  • Bluetooth 3.0 spec compliant
  • Interface: Integrated into motherboard
  • Technology: Atheros AR8161L
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100/1000 Mb/s
  • Transmission standards: 1000BASE-T Ethernet

Hard drive

Figure 5: Hard drive
Image of hard drive
  • Size: 2 TB
  • Interface: SATA
  • Rotational Speed: 7200 RPM

CD/DVD disc drive

Figure 6: Optical drive
Image of the optical drive
  • Interface: SATA
  • Data buffer memory: 2 MB minimum
  • Disc diameter: 120 mm
  • Write and read speeds for supported formats and disc types are shown in this table:
Formats/Disc typesWrite speedsRead speedsStorage capacity
DVD
DVD-ROM SLNAup to 16xup to 4.7 GB
DVD-ROM DLNAup to 8Xup to 8.5 GB
DVD+R SLup to 16xup to 12Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD+R DLup to 12xup 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 16xup to 12xup to 4.7 GB
DVD-R DLup to 12xup to 8xup to 8.5 GB
DVD-RW SLup to 6xup to 8xup to 4.7 GB
DVD-RW DLnot supported
DVD-RAMup to 12x up to 12x4.7 GB
CD
CDROMNAup to 40Xup to 700 MB
CDRup to 40Xup to 40Xup to 700 MB
CDRWup to 32Xup to 32Xup to 700 MB
CD-DANAup to 32Xup to 700 MB
Video CDNAup to 16Xup to 700 MB

Memory Card Reader

Supports the following cards:
  • Secure Digital (SD)
  • Mini Secure Digital (mini-SD)
  • SDHC
  • Memory Stick (MS), including MS-DUO, MS-PRO, MS-PRO DUO, MS-Memory Select Function, MS ULTRA II, MS ROM
  • Magic Gate MS, Magic Gate MS Pro, Magic Gate MS-DUO, Magic Gate PRO DUO
  • Compact Flash (CFI), (CFII)
  • IBM Microdrive (MD)
  • Smart Media (SM)
  • Transflash (with an adapter)

Computer Case

Bay size Total Bays*
13.33 cm (5.25 inch) ODD2
8.89 cm (3.5 inch) HDD2
* Bays may be occupied by existing hardware.

Power Supply

Total wattage: 460W
Input voltage:
  • 100-127V/3A (50-60Hz)
  • 200-240V/2A (50-60Hz)

I/O Ports

  • USB 3.0: 2
  • Microphone: 1
  • Headphone: 1
Figure 7: Back I/O ports
Image of the back I/O ports
1 - S/PDIF
2 - USB 2.0: 4
3 - LAN (ethernet)
4 - USB 3.0: 2
5 - DVI-I: 1 and DVI-D: 1
6 - Audio: Center/subwoofer
7 - Audio: Line-in
8 - Audio: Rear speaker out
9 - Audio: Line-out
10 - Audio: Side speaker out
11 - Audio: Microphone

Keyboard, mouse and input devices

NOTE:Keyboard layout and functionality may vary by country/region.
Figure 8: Top view of keyboard
Top view of keyboard
  • Interface: USB
  • Cable length: 1.8 meters (70.8 inches)
    • Height: 32.8 mm (1.29 inches)
    • Width: 157.4 mm (6.19 inches)
    • Weight: 0.614 Kg
    • Volume control on all models
    • *Buttons are not configurable
NOTE:Mouse color may vary by country/region.
Figure 9: Top view of mouse
Image of mouse
  • Interface: USB
  • Cable length: 1.8 m (6 feet)
  • Buttons: left, right, and clickable scroll wheel

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
HP
  • HP Magic Canvas 5.1
  • Yes
CD/DVD Burning
  • Cyberlink Power2Go
  • Yes
Entertainment, Music & Games
  • Windows Media Center (for CD/DVD playback)
  • HP Games
  • NHL Game Centre Live
  • rara music
  • Rogers on Demand
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No
Productivity
  • Microsoft Office Starter 2010
  • PDF Complete
  • No
  • 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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