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HP Pavilion a1113w Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Product number


Introduction date


Country/region sold in

  • United States
  • Canada

Bundle information

The a1113w-b desktop PC bundles (part numbers PX745AA and PX745AB) includes:
  • a1113w Desktop PC, part number PX744AA
  • VS15 15" TFT LCD flat panel monitor with integrated speakers


Base processor

Pentium4 516 (P) 2.93 GHz:
  • 533 MHz front side bus
  • Socket 775


Intel 915GV


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


Memory Installed512 MB (2 x 256)
Maximum allowed4 GB* (4 x 1GB) requires the replacement of the installed 512 MB DIMMs

*Actual available memory may be less
Speed supportedPC2 3200 MB/sec
Type240 pin, DDR2 SDRAM
DIMM slotsFour
Open DIMM slotsTwo

Hard drive

  • 160 GB SATA
  • 7200 rpm

16x DVD(+/-)R/RW DL drive

(must use Double-Layer media discs in order to take advantage of the DL technology)
DVD+R DL Write Once2.4X
DVD+R Write Once16X
DVD+RW Rewritable4X
DVD-R Write Once8X
DVD-RW Rewritable4X
CD-R Write Once40X
CD-RW Rewritable24X
CD-ROM Read40X

DVD-ROM drive

Maximum speed: 16X


PCI K56flex data/fax modem

Video graphics

Integrated with up to 128 MB allocated video memory


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
I/O ports on the back panel
Port typeQuantity
PS/2 (keyboard, mouse)Two (one each)
VGA (monitor)One
USB (2.0)Four
IEEE 1394One
AudioOne each (line-in, line-out, microphone)

Expansion slots

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

Drive bays

Bay typeQuantity
5.25-inch, externalTwo (occupied)
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


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
  • WinDVD 5 Player Basic (with optional 7.1 upgrade)
  • Sonic DigitalMedia Plus 7
  • Sonic MyDVD Plus 6.1
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
  • muvee autoProducer 4
Productivity and Finance
  • Adobe Reader
  • 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
  • Easy Setup (nfc)
  • Help & Support Center
  • Desktop Web-based registration
  • Online documentation
ISP Signup
  • Easy Internet Signup
  • Google toolbar
  • ISP offers
HP Partner offers
  • PhotoWorks
  • WildTangent
  • Adobe Store
  • Weatherbug
  • Symantec Security Connection
  • NetSmartz
  • IntelliMover Data Transfer
  • @Backup Online Backup
  • SwapDrive Online File Sharing


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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