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HP Pavilion HPE h8-1214 Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Product number

QW701AA

Release date

11-Jan-2012

Country/region sold in

United States

Motherboard

Figure 1: Motherboard top view
  • Manufacturer: Gigabyte
  • Form factor: uATX - 24.4 cm (9.6 inches) x 24.4 cm (9.6 inches)
  • Chipset: AMD 970
  • Memory sockets: 4 x DDR3
  • Front side bus speeds: 4 lanes, 5GT/s per lane UMI (Unified Media Interface)
  • Processor socket: AM3-b
  • Expansion Slots:
    • 1 PCI Express x16 (Generation 2 speed)
    • 3 PCI Express x1 (Generation 2 speed)
    • 1 PCI Express mini card x1 (Generation 2 speed)
  • For more details, see Angelica motherboard specifications .

Processor

  • TDP: 95W
  • Operating speed: 3.3 GHz (up to 3.9 GHz turbo)
  • Number of cores: 6
  • Socket: AM3+
  • Bus speed: 5.2 GT/s HT3
  • Socket type: AM3-b
  • TDP: up to 125W
  • Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:
    ProcessorTDP
    FX-4100 (Zambezi) 65W
    FX-6100 (Zambezi) 95W
    FX-8100 (Zambezi) 95W
    FX-8120 (Zambezi) 95W or 125W
    FX-8150 (Zambezi) 125W

Memory

  • Amount: 10 GB
  • Speed: PC3-10600 MB/sec
  • Type: DDR3-1333
  • Dual channel memory architecture
  • Four 240-pin DDR3 DIMM sockets
  • Supports DDR3 DIMMs
    • PC3 10600 (DDR3-1333)
    • PC3 12800 (DDR3-1600)
  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered
  • Supports up to 16 GB on 64-bit systems
  • Supports up to 4 GB on 32-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
Figure 3: Ports
Image of video card bracket showing ports
1 - HDMI
2 - DVI (dual-link)
  • Interface: PCI Express x16
  • Maximum resolution:
    • HDMI: 1920 x 1080 (up to 1080p)
    • DVI (dual-link): 2560 x 1600 x 32bpp @ 60Hz (up to 1080p)
    • Analog VGA: 2048 x 1536 x 32bpp @ 60Hz (using adapter cable)
  • 1 GB onboard memory
  • HDCP support
  • Total power consumption 25 W maximum
  • Active cooling fan at dynamic speed
  • Up to two displays at the same time in these configurations: DVI+HDMI and HDMI+VGA (using adapter cable)
  • Integrated graphics are not available on this motherboard.
  • This motherboard accommodates PCI Express x16 graphics cards.

Sound/Audio

*Integrated audio is not available if a sound card is installed.
  • Built-in High Definition 7.1 channel audio
  • Audio codec: IDT 92HD89E

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: RTL8171EH-CG Gigabit Ethernet Controller
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100/1000 Mb/s
  • Transmission standards: 1000-Base-T Ethernet

Hard drive

Figure 5: Hard drive
Image of hard drive
  • Size: 1.5 TB
  • Interface: SATA
  • Transfer rating: 3.0 Gb/sec
  • Rotational Speed: 5400 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

  • Form factor: Internal ATX
  • Total wattage: 300W
  • Nominal input voltage range:
    • 100-127V/6A (50-60Hz)
    • 200-240V/3A (50-60Hz)
  • Dimensions: 150mm x 140mm x 86mm (5.9 x 5.5 x 3.4 inches)
  • This power supply has an LED to indicate a possible failure condition when LED is off and power is connected

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: 4 (USB 2.0 or 3.0, model dependent)
3 - LAN (ethernet)
4 - Audio center/subwoofer
5 - Audio line-in
6 - Audio line-out
7 - Audio rear speaker out
8 - Microphone line-in
9 - Audio side speaker out

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
    • 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
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 Beats Audio
  • HP Games
  • HP MovieStore powered by Roxio
  • rara music
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • Yes
  • 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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