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HP Pavilion a316n Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Product number

DQ108A

Introduction date

02-Oct-2003

Countries/regions sold in

  • United States
  • Canada

Hardware

Base processor and speed

  • Intel Celeron 2.4GHz
  • 400MHz Front side bus
  • Socket mPGA478

Chipset

845GL

Motherboard manufacturer

ASUS

Memory

ComponentAttributes
Ram (installed) 256 MB/DDR 2100 (1x256) up to 64MB shared video memory
Maximum allowed1GB (2x512) Requires the removal of the installed 256MB DIMM
Speed supportedPC2700 MB/sec (messages as PC2100)
Type184 pin, DDR SDRAM
DIMM slotsTwo
Open slotsOne

Hard drive

  • 80GB Ultra DMA
  • 5400 rpm

DVD/CD-RW combo drive

48x/24x/16x/48x maximum speed

Diskette drive

1.44MB (3.5-inch)

Modem

ItU V.92 K56flex

Video graphics

Integrated Intel Extreme graphics with up to 64MB shared video memory

Sound/audio

Integrated AC97 audio

Network

Integrated 10/100Base-T networking interface

MPEG

MPEG2 for full-motion digital video

7-in-1 card

The 7-in-1 digital media card reader supports the following cards:
  • Compact Flash I/II
  • SmartMedia
  • Memory Stick
  • Memory Stick Pro
  • MultiMediaCard
  • Secure Digital (SD)
  • IBM Micro Drive

External ports

Port typeQuantity
USB (2.0)Five (one front panel and four back panel)
7-in-1 media card readerOne, four slots (front)
SerialOne (back)
ParallelOne (back)
PS/2 KeyboardOne (back)
PS/2 MouseOne (back)
VGA MonitorOne (back)
Microphone, Headphone, Line-inOne each (back)

Expansion slots (total)

Slot typeQuantity
PCIThree (two available)
DIMMTwo (one available)
AGPNo

Drive bays (total)

Bay typeQuantity
5.25-inch, externalTwo (one available)
3.5-inch, internalTwo (one available)
3.5-inch, externalTwo (both occupied)

Keyboard and mouse

  • PS/2 Internet keyboard
  • PS/2 scroller mouse

Software

Operating system

Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

Software build ID/BIOS

SWB-ID# 34NAHEBLU2 NA-HOME

CD-RW/DVD software

  • RecordNow 6 by Vertias
  • WinDVD SE 4.0 by Intervideo
  • WinDVD upgrade to 5.1 (optional)

Entertainment, music, and games

  • MusicMatch Jukebox 7.5 by MusicMatch (not available on French Canadian models)
  • MusicMatch Jukebox 7.1 by MusicMatch (French Canadian models only)
  • Wild Tangent GameChannel (not available on French Canadian models)
  • eMusic downloads by Rioport (not available on French Canadian models)
  • Microsoft Plus Digital Media Edition (not available on French Canadian models)

Imaging, photography, video, and film

  • HP Image Zone
  • HP Organize (not available on French Canadian models)
  • ShowBiz 2

Education and reference

  • Encarta Encyclopedia Britannica 2003 Standard (CD/DVD) (French Canada only)
  • Encarta Encyclopedia Deluxe Online (not available on French Canadian models)

Productivity and finance

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Corel WordPerfect Office 11 try before you buy (not available on French Canadian models)
  • Microsoft Money 2003 (CD/DVD) (not available on French Canadian models)
  • Microsoft Works 7.0 (CD/DVD)
  • Quicken New User Edition 2003 by Intuit (not available on French Canadian models)
  • myHPclub (not available on French Canadian models)

HP Recovery and HP Ware

  • Microsoft System Restore
  • Recovery Software Suite
    • System Recovery
    • Application Recovery
    • PC Recovery Tools CD
    • Recovery CD Creator

Service and support

  • Backweb Client
  • Help & Support Center (French Canadian models only)
  • Help & Support Center/HP Instant Support (not available on French Canadian models)
  • PC-Doctor
  • Safety and Comfort Guide
  • I.E. Favorites

Security

  • Norton AntiVirus 2003
  • Norton Personal Firewall 2003

Utility and maintenance

  • Intellimover Data Transfer (demo)
  • 7-in-1 Media Card Reader Utility
  • Skydesk Online Backup (not available on French Canadian models)
  • Spam Subtract Lite Version (not available on French Canadian models)

ISP signup

Use HP's Easy Internet Signup utility to join any of the following dial-up and broadband ISP's (Internet Service Provider).
  • AOL dial-up (three months trial service included)
  • Earthlink dial-up (three months trial service included-U.S. only)
  • Earthlink - DSL, Cable, & Satellite (U.S. only)
  • SBC Yahoo! DSL (U.S. only)
  • CompuServe (not available on French Canadian models)
  • DigiTerra (not available on French Canadian models)

Warranty

Warranty TypeWarranty Duration
Parts and laborOne year
Hardware troubleshootingOne year/24 hour/7 days a week
Software phone supportOne year/24 hour/7 days a week
Software replacement30 days
Self repair (kits)One year
Return to HP or Authorized Service ProviderOne year

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