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HP Media Center m1095c Desktop PC support

HP Media Center m1095c Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Model number


Introduction date


Countries/regions sold in

United States and Canada (not Quebec)

Bundle information

The HP Media Center m1095c Photosmart PC (part number PC103A) is a component of the HP Media Center m1095c-b Photosmart PC bundle (part number PC104A). The bundle includes:



Base processor and speed

Intel P4 540 3.2 GHz with hyperthreading (HT)
  • 800 MHz front side bus
  • Socket LGA775


Ram (installed) 512 MB (2X256MB)
Maximum allowed4 GB (4x1GB) requires the replacement of the installed 256MB DIMMs
Speed supportedPC3200 MB/sec
Type184 pin, DDR1- 400 SDRAM
DIMM slotsFour
Open slotsTwo available

Hard drives

  • Internal hard drive: 200 GB, 7200 rpm, serial ATA
  • Able to accept an optional HP Personal Media drive.

Optical drives

  • 16x maximum speed DVD-ROM drive
  • 8x DVD+R/+RW
    DVD+R Write Once8X
    DVD+RW Rewritable 4X
    DVD ROM Read 12X
    CD-R Write Once24X
    CD-RW Rewritable10X
    CD-ROM Read 40X
    Form Factor5.25 inches
    Storage Capacity4.7GB


PCI 56K Data/Fax soft modem


On-board RealTek 8101L 10/100 Ethernet


Integrated Intel High Definition(TM) audio (Azalia)
  • Realtek ALC 880 chipset
  • THX certification support
  • 8-channels for Full Dolby 5.1/6.1/7.1 surround sound support with Dolby Pro Logic IIx


Radeon X600 Pro AGP
  • 256MB DDR memory
  • PCI-E x 16 (Express) interface
  • TV-Out and DVI support


PCI TV tuner card
  • Personal video recorder (PVR) functionality
  • FM tuner with antenna
  • Free downloadable programming guide (requires separately purchased Internet access)

9-in-1 Media 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
USB (2.0)Three (One on 9-in-1 faceplate, two on motherboard)
9-in-1 media card readerOne card with four slots
IEEE 1394One
Composite videoOne
S-Video One
Headphone and Microphone outputsOne each
Left and right audio RCA jacksOne each
I/O ports on the back panel
Port typeQuantity
USB (2.0)Four
IEEE 1394One
AudioOne each (line-in, line-out, microphone)
LAN (RJ45)One
VGA (monitor)One
PS/2 (keyboard, mouse)Two (one each)

Expansion slots

Slot typeQuantity
PCIThree (occupied)
PCI ExpressOne (occupied)
DIMMFour (two available)

Drive bays

Bay typeQuantity
5.25-inch, externalTwo (both occupied)
3.5-inch, internalOne (occupied)
3.5-inch, removableOne (occupied)

System chassis

  • HP Media Center m1000 Photosmart chassis
  • System dimensions: 15.5 inches H x 7.5 inches W x 16 inches D
  • Top connector for a Camera docking station

Power supply

  • AC input voltage(47-63Hz):
    • 100-127V/8A
    • 200-240V/4A
  • DC output wattage: 300 Watts

Remote control

Wireless remote control with USB infrared receiver

Keyboard and mouse

  • HP wireless keyboard
  • HP wireless optical mouse


Harmon Kardon Satellite 2.0 speakers with Subwoofer


HP f1903 19-inch LCD thin transistor monitor


Software titles that shipped with PC
Software CategorySoftware Title
Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows XP Media Center 2004
  • Microsoft Service Packs
  • RecordNow 6.7
  • WinDVD SE 4.0
Entertainment, Music, and Games
  • iTunes 4.2 (with QuickTime)
  • MS bonus CD with 10 Wild Tangent UI games (CD/DVD)
  • Wild Tangent Game Channel
  • RealOne Player
  • Microsoft Plus Digital Media Edition
Imaging, Photography, Video, and Film
  • HP Image Zone Plus v3.5
  • Image Zone Plus for Media Center
  • WinDVD Creator 2
Education and Reference
  • MSN Encarta Plus
Productivity and Finance
  • Microsoft Office 2003 Trial HTML page launcher
  • Adobe Reader
  • Microsoft Works 7.0 with Office Student and Teacher Edition 2003 Trial and Money 2004 combo CD (cd/dvd)
  • Quicken New User Edition 2004
HP Recovery
  • Microsoft System Restore
  • Software Repair Wizard
  • Recovery Software Suite
Service and Support
  • Backweb Client
  • Help and Support Center/HP Instant Support
  • Safety and Comfort Guide
  • Desktop Web-based registration
PC Security
  • InterMuteWeb Privacy and Protection
  • Norton AntiVirus 2004 (60-day LiveUpdate subscription)
  • Norton Personal Firewall 2003
Utility, Maintenance, and Performance
  • PC-Doctor
  • SkyDesk @Backup
  • IntelliMover Data Transfer demo
  • PC Tuneup and Repair HTML page
  • HP Total Care icon and HTML page
ISP Signup
  • Easy Internet Signup
  • AOL Broadband
  • AOL
  • MSN 9.0
  • Yahoo
  • DigiTerra
  • Earthlink
  • Earthlink Broadband
  • Netscape Online


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 Support30 days

24 hour/7 days a week
Software Media Replacement30 days (on defective 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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