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HP Pavilion a1016x Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Product number

PS578AA

Introduction date

03/31/2005

Country/region sold in

  • United States
  • Canada

Bundle information

The a1016x-b desktop PC bundle (part numbers PS579AA) includes:
  • a1016x Desktop PC, part number PS578AA
  • 15" TFT LCD flat panel monitor with integrated speakers

Hardware

Base processor

Pentium4 519 (P) 3.06 GHz:
  • 533 MHz Front side bus
  • Socket LGA775

Chipset

Intel 915GV

Motherboard

  • Manufacturer: Asus
  • Motherboard Name: PTGD-LA
  • HP motherboard name: Goldfish3-GL8E

Memory

ComponentAttributes
Memory Installed512 MB (2 x 256)
Maximum allowed4 GB* (4 x 1GB) requires the replacement of the installed 256 MB DIMMs

*Actual available memory may be less
Speed supportedPC3200 MB/sec
Type240 pin, DDR2 SDRAM
DIMM slotsFour
Open DIMM slotsTwo

Hard drive

  • 160 GB SATA
  • 7200 rpm

16x DVD(+/-)R/RW DL LightScribe 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
typeAttributes
DVD+R DL Write Once2.4X
DVD+R Write Once16X
DVD+RW Rewritable4X
DVD-R Write Once8X
DVD-RW Rewritable4X
DVD ROM Read16X
CD-R Write Once40X
CD-RW Rewritable24X
CD-ROM Read40X

Modem

PCI K56flex data/fax modem

Video graphics

Integrated with up to 128 MB allocated video memory

Sound/audio

Integrated High Definition audio
  • Realtek ALC 880 chipset
  • 8-channels for Full Dolby 5.1/6.1/7.1 surround sound support with Dolby Pro Logic IIx

Network (LAN)

Integrated 10/100 Base-T networking interface

Memory card reader

  • USB interface
  • Supports the following cards:
    • Compact Flash I
    • Compact Flash II
    • SmartMedia
    • Memory Stick
    • Memory Stick Pro
    • MultiMediaCard
    • Secure Digital (SD)
    • Micro Drive
    • XD Picture Card (xD = extreme digital)

External I/O ports

I/O ports on the front panel
Port typeQuantity
9-in-1 (4 slot) + 1 USBOne
IEEE 1394One
USB (2.0)Two
HeadphoneOne
Line-inOne
MicrophoneOne
I/O ports on the back panel
Port typeQuantity
PS/2 (keyboard, mouse)Two (one each)
VGA (monitor)One
ParallelOne
USB (2.0)Four
IEEE 1394One
LANOne
AudioOne each (line-in, line-out, microphone)

Expansion slots (total)

Slot typeQuantity
PCIThree (two available)
DIMM Four (two available)

Drive bays (total)

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

Keyboard and mouse

  • HP PS/2 multimedia keyboard
  • Quebec Keyboard Kit (French Canada only)
  • HP PS/2 scroller mouse

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.
Key to software:
  • cd/dvd = media included in box
  • fc = only available in French Canada
  • nfc = not available in French Canada
Software titles that shipped with PC
Software CategorySoftware Title
Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Microsoft Service Pack 2
CD/CD-RW/DVD/DVD+RW
  • WinDVD 5 Player Basic (with optional 7.1 upgrade)
  • RecordNow 7.22 w/Sonic Express Labeler
Education and Reference
  • Encarta Encyclopedia 2005 Standard (cd/dvd) (fc)
  • MSN Encarta Standard (nfc)
Entertainment, Music, and Games
  • iTunes 4.7 (w/Quicktime)
  • Microsoft Plus Digital Media Edition LE (nfc)
  • Real player
  • HP Music icon (nfc)
Imaging, Photography, Video, and Film
  • HP Image Zone Plus 4.5
  • WinDVD Creator 2.5 w/InterVideo Disc Label
  • Muvee autoProducer 3.5MX w/capture DV
Productivity and Finance
  • Adobe Reader
  • Microsoft Software Jukebox (dvd) (nfc)
  • Microsoft Works 8.0 (cd/dvd)
  • Microsoft Office 2003 Student Teacher Edition Trial
  • Microsoft Money 2005 (cd/dvd)(nfc)
  • Quicken New User Edition 2005 (nfc)
PC Security
  • Norton Internet Security (60-day security update subscription)
Utility, Maintenance, and Performance
  • HP Organize (nfc)
  • PC-Doctor
  • PC Tuneup & Repair (nfc)
  • SpySubtract (nfc)
  • HP Total Care icon & HTML page
HP Recovery
  • Microsoft system restore
  • Recovery Software Suite
  • Software Repair Wizard
Service and Support
  • Updates from HP
  • Help & Support Center
  • HP Instant Support (nfc)
  • Desktop Web-based registration
  • Online documentation
ISP Signup
  • Easy Internet Signup
  • ISP offers
HP Partner offers
  • PhotoWorks
  • Movielink
  • WildTangent
  • EA Store
  • Zone.com
  • CinemaNow
  • Adobe Store
  • KeepMedia.com
  • Corel E-Store Deals
  • Weatherbug
  • Symantec Security Connection
  • NetSmartz
  • IntelliMover Data Transfer
  • @Backup Online Backup
  • SwapDrive Online File Sharing
  • Ameritrade
  • AOL 9.0 (cd)

Warranty

Standard warranty included with purchase
Warranty typeWarranty duration
Hardware Parts and LaborOne year from date of purchase
Technical Telephone AssistanceOne year from date of purchase

24 hour/7 days a week
Software Application Support90 days

24 hour/7 days a week
Software Media Replacement90 days (on media shipped in box from factory)
Self Repair Kits (express parts program)One year from date of purchase
Return to HP or to an Authorized Service ProviderOne year from date of purchase

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