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HP Pavilion 500-a60 Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Product number

H5Q16AA

Release date

27-May-2013

Country/region sold in

United States

Motherboard

Figure 1: Motherboard top view
Image of motherboard
  • Manufacturer: Foxconn
  • Form factor: ITX
  • Dimensions: 17.8 cm (7.0 in) x 17.0 cm (6.7 in)
  • Chipset: Combined with the processor
  • Memory sockets: 2 x DDR3
  • Processor socket: None (processor is soldered to the motherboard)
  • Expansion Slots:
    • 1 PCI Express half-length mini card socket
  • For more details, see Camphor motherboard specifications .

Processor

  • CPU speed: 2.0 GHz
  • CPU cores: 4
  • CPU Cache: 2 MB L2
  • TDP: 25 W
  • System on a Chip (SoC) design – chipset and processor are combined
  • Integrated graphics: AMD Radeon HD 8400
The motherboard supports the AMD Kabini A6-5200 APU only. The processor is not upgradable.

Memory

  • Amount: 8 GB
  • Speed: PC3-12800 MB/s
  • Type: DDR3-1600
  • Single channel memory architecture
  • Two 240-pin DDR3 DIMM sockets
  • Supports PC3-12800 (DDR3-1600)
  • Supports 1 GB, 2 GB, 4 GB or 8 GB DIMMs
  • Supports up to 16 GB (unbuffered) 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

  • AMD Radeon HD 8400 graphics (combined with the processor)
  • Supports DX11
  • DVI and VGA output ports (both ports can be used at the same time)

Sound/Audio

  • Audio Codec: Realtek ALC662
  • 5.1 channel audio
  • Audio jack presence detection
NOTE:Integrated audio is not available if a sound card is installed.

Networking

Figure 2: Wireless card - top view
Wireless card - top view
  • Interface type: PCI express half-length mini card
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 80 Mbps
  • Transmission standards: 802.11 b/g/n
  • Antennas: 1 internal antenna
  • Single band: 2.4 GHz (b/g/n)
  • Security:
    • Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) supports modes that have 64-bit, and 128-bit keys
    • Support for WPA-PSK and WPA2-PSK in Windows
  • Technology: Realtek RTL8106E-CG
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100 Mb/s
  • Transmission standards: 10-Base-T Ethernet

Hard drive

  • Size: 1 TB
  • Interface: SATA
  • Rotational Speed: 7200 rpm

CD/DVD disc drive

Figure 3: 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 8xup 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 8xup to 8xup to 8.5 GB
DVD-RW SLup to 6xup to 8xup to 4.7 GB
DVD-RW DLnot supported
DVD-RAMup to 5x up to 12x4.7 GB
CD
CDROMNAup to 40Xup to 700 MB
CDRup to 40Xup to 40Xup to 700 MB
CDRWup to 24Xup to 32Xup to 700 MB
CD-DANAup to 32Xup to 700 MB
Video CDNAup to 16Xup to 700 MB

Memory card reader

Figure 4: View of memory card reader
Image of card reader
Supports the following cards:
  • Secure Digital (SD, SDHC, SDXC)
  • Memory Stick (MS)
  • Memory Stick Pro (MS-Pro)

Computer Case

  • Height: 36.7 cm (14.48 inches) unpacked
  • Width: 17.5 cm (6.91 inches) unpacked
  • Length: 38.9 cm (15.35 inches) unpacked
  • Weight: 7.15 kg (15.77 lbs) - without packaging
Bay size Total Bays*
13.33 cm (5.25 inch) ODD1
8.89 cm (3.5 inch) HDD 1
* Bays may be occupied by existing hardware.

Power Supply

  • Total wattage: 65W
  • Output voltage: 19.5V

I/O Ports

  • USB 2.0: 2
  • Headphone: 1
  • Microphone: 1
Figure 5: Back I/O ports
1 - DC input power
2 - VGA
3 - DVI-D
4 - USB 3.0: 2
5 - USB 2.0: 2
6 - LAN
7 - Audio: Line in
8 - Audio: Line out
9 - Audio: Microphone

Keyboard, mouse and input devices

NOTE:Keyboard layout and functionality may vary by country/region.
Figure 6: Top view of keyboard
Image of keyboard
  • Wireless technology: Two-way 2.4GHz Radio Frequency
  • Effective distance: 10 meters (32 feet)
  • Batteries: 2 AA alkaline batteries
  • Battery life: 6 months (typical)
    • Height: 27.3 mm (1.0 inch)
    • Width: 143.7 mm (5.6 inches)
    • Length: 421.5 mm (16.5 inches)
Figure 7: Top view of mouse
Image of mouse
  • Wireless technology: Two-way 2.4GHz Radio Frequency
  • Batteries: 2 AA alkaline (battery life 6 months typical)
  • Buttons:
    • 2 primary buttons
    • Clickable scroll wheel
    • Cable length (external): 1.8 meters (5.9 feet)
    • Length: 109.8 mm (4.3 inches)
    • Width: 58 mm (2.2 inches)
    • Height: 33.1 mm (1.3 inches)
    • life 6 months (typical) Batteries 2 AA alkaline batteries
  • USB receiver:
    • Wireless technology: Two-way 2.4GHz Radio Frequency (1M bandwidth, 78 channel)
    • Effective distance: More than 10 meters
    • Interface: USB micro receiver
    • Length: 45.5 mm (1.7 inches)
    • Width: 18.4 mm (0.7 inch)
    • Height: 8.4 mm (0.3 inch)

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 8 (64-bit)
  • No
CD/DVD Burning
  • CyberLink Power2Go
  • Yes
Entertainment, Music & Games
  • CyberLink PowerDVD (for CD, DVD and Blu-ray playback)
  • DTS Sound +
  • HP Games
  • Netflix
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
  • No
Productivity
  • 7 zip
  • Box
  • HP QuickStart
  • Microsoft Office Trial (online activation required)
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
  • No
Imaging, Photography, Video & Film
  • CyberLink Photo Director
  • Yes
Connected with HP
  • HP Connected Music
  • HP Connected Photo
  • HP MyRoom
  • HP Savings Center
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No
Security
  • Norton Internet Security 2013 (60-day security update subscription)
  • Norton Studio
  • No
  • No
Support
  • HP PC Hardware Diagnostics UEFI
  • HP Support Assistant
  • No
  • Yes
Recovery
  • HP Recovery Manager
  • No
Browser
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 10
  • No
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.