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HP Pavilion Elite m9500z CTO Desktop PC support

HP Pavilion Elite m9500z Desktop PC Product Specifications and Configurable Options

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An HP configure-to-order (CTO) PC is a PC that can be purchased with options and components that fit your needs. This document provides specification information about base options and lists which available components were offered for this PC model.
NOTE:Information in this document is subject to change without notice

Model name and product number

This document contains basic features and specification for the following HP CTO model:
  • HP Pavilion Elite m9500z
  • Product number: NH836AV

Introduction date

06-Jan-2009

Country/region sold in:

  • United States
  • Canada

Included Hardware

Hardware ComponentSpecifications
Motherboard Name
  • MSI: MS-7548
  • HP: Aspen-GL8E
Chipset
  • AMD 780G
Memory
  • Memory slots: 4 DIMMS
  • Maximum memory:
    • 16 GB (4 x 4 GB) (64-bit OS)
    • 4 GB* (4 x 1 GB) (32-bit OS)
    *Actual available memory may be less
Front-side-bus (processor dependent)
  • 3600/4000 MHz HyperTransport 3.0
Power output wattage
  • 350 Watt
Expansion Slots
  • PCI Express x16: 1
  • PCI Express x1: 3
Drive Bays
  • 5.25" external: 2
  • 3.5" internal: 2
  • Personal Media Drive: 1
  • Pocket Media Drive: 1
Sound
  • 7.1 capable sound with front audio ports (integrated)

Hardware Options

Hardware ComponentOptions
ProcessorMust select one of the following options:

  • Phenom-8650 (T) (2.3GHz / 3600 MHz HyperTransport 3.0) AM2+; 1.5 MB L2 + 2 MB shared L3 cache (95W)
  • Phenom-9650 (A) (2.3GHz / 3600 MHz HyperTransport 3.0) AM2; 2 MB L2 + 2 MB shared L3 (95W)
  • Phenom-9850 (A) (2.5GHz / 4000 MHz HyperTransport 3.0) AM2; 2 MB L2 + 2 MB shared L3 (125W)
  • Phenom II-X4 920 (D) (2.8GHz) AM2; 2 MB L2 + 6 MB shared L3 (125W)
  • Phenom II-X4 940 (D) (3.0GHz) AM2; 2 MB L2 + 6 MB shared L3 (125W)
MemoryMust select one of the following options:

  • 3 GB (2 x 1 GB, 2 x 512) DDR2 PC2-6400
  • 3 GB (1 x 2 GB, 1 x 1 GB) DDR2 PC2-6400
  • 4 GB (4 x 1 GB) DDR2 PC2-6400
  • 6 GB (2 x 2 GB, 2 x 1 GB) DDR2 PC2-6400
  • 8 GB (4 x 2 GB) DDR2 PC2-6400
Hard DriveMust select one of the following options:

  • 2 x 500 GB drives in RAID 1 (500 GB usable storage capacity), 7200 rpm, SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 640 GB (2 x 320) 7200 rpm RAID 0, SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 1 TB (2 x 500) 7200 rpm RAID 0, SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 320 GB 7200 rpm SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 500 GB 7200 rpm SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 640 GB 7200 rpm SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 750 GB 7200 rpm SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 1 TB (2 x 500 GB) 7200 rpm SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 1 TB 7200 rpm SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
HP Personal Media Drives
  • 500 GB Personal Media Drive (7200 rpm) SATA HDD (not installed)
  • 750 GB Personal Media Drive (7200 rpm) SATA HDD (not installed)
  • 1 TB Personal Media Drive (7200 rpm) SATA HDD (not installed)
Primary Optical DriveMust select one of the following options:

  • 16X DVD(+/-)R/RW 12X RAM (+/-)R DL LightScribe SATA
  • Blu-ray player & SuperMulti DVD burner with LightScribe Technology
  • SuperMulti Blu-ray Disc burner with LightScribe Technology
Secondary Optical Drive
  • DVD ROM (Up to 16X) SATA
Removable Storage
  • 160 GB Pocket Media Drive shrink wrap
  • 250 GB Pocket Media Drive shrink wrap
  • 320 GB Pocket Media Drive shrink wrap
TVMust select one of the following options:

  • No Tuner
  • Hauppauge NTSC & ATSC PCI Express x1 TV tuner card (includes remote control, expansion card with IR ports, external IR receiver and IR emitter cable)
  • Hauppauge ATSC/NTSC TV tuner card with FM tuner (includes remote control, expansion card with IR ports, external IR receiver and IR emitter cable)
Front Productivity PortsMust select one of the following options:

  • 15-in-1 (4 slot) with IR Receiver + 2 USB, 1394 + Audio (headphone and microphone jacks) (Includes video editing software)
  • 15-in-1 (4 slot) with IR Receiver + 2 USB, 1394 + Aud L-R + S-Video + Comp Video + Audio (headphone and microphone jacks) (Includes video editing software)
NetworkingMust select one of the following options:

  • None
  • 56K bps data/fax modem (external USB modem) & Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n & external antenna
  • 802.11 a/b/g/n PCI Express x1 wireless card & Bluetooth (Integrated)
  • Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n & external antenna
SoundMust select one of the following options:

  • Integrated 7.1 Sound (7.1 capable sound with front audio ports)
  • SoundBlaster X-Fi Xtreme
  • SoundBlaster X-Fi XtremeGamer
GraphicsMust select one of the following options:

  • GeForce 9300 GE (128 MB)
  • GeForce 9300 GE (256 MB)
  • GeForce 9500 GS
  • Radeon HD4650
  • GeForce 9600 GS
  • GeForce 9800 GT (1 GB)
  • ATI RV770 Pro
  • GeForce GTS 250
Keyboard and MouseMust select one of the following options:

  • HP PS/2 keyboard & HP PS/2 ball mouse
  • HP multimedia keyboard & HP PS/2 optical mouse
  • HP wireless keyboard & HP wireless mouse/receiver set
  • HP multimedia keyboard & HP laser USB gaming mouse
Speakers
  • No speakers
  • HP 2.0 speakers
  • HP 2.1 30W speakers with remote control (internal)
  • HP 2.1 50W speakers
  • Logitech X-230 speakers (external)
  • Logitech X-540 speakers (external)
Monitors
  • w1707 with integrated speakers
  • w1907 with integrated speakers
  • w2007 with integrated speakers
  • w2207h with integrated speakers
  • w2408h with integrated speakers
  • w2558hc with integrated speakers

Included Software

Software CategoryOptions
Digital Media Software
  • CyberLink DVD Suite 6
  • LightScribe Template Labeler
CD/DVD Software
  • MediaSmart DVD Premium (in models with DVD drive)
  • MediaSmart DVD Premium BD (in models with Blu-ray disc drive)
Movie Maker Software
  • muvee Reveal Premium
Entertainment and Utility Software
  • My HP Games
  • HP MediaSmart Software Suite
Productivity Software
  • Microsoft Works 9
  • Microsoft Office Home and Student Edition 2007 Trial (60-day trial)
Security Software
  • Norton Internet Security 2009 (60-day security update subscription)

Software Options

Software CategoryOptions
Operating SystemMust select one of the following options:

  • Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit) with Vista Service Pack 1
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (64-bit) with Vista Service Pack 1
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit) with Vista Service Pack 1
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate (64-bit) with Vista Service Pack 1
Productivity SoftwareMust select one of the following options:

  • Corel Word Perfect Office X4 Standard Edition (drop-in-box)
  • Corel Home Office (drop-in-box)
  • Microsoft Works 9/ Office Trial
  • Microsoft Office Home & Student 2007 (drop-in-box)
  • Microsoft Office Basic 2007 with Office Pro 2007 Trial (drop-in-box)
  • Microsoft Office Professional 2007 (drop-in-box)
  • Microsoft Office Small Business 2007 with Office Pro 2007 Trial (drop-in-box)
Digital Media Software
  • CyberLink DVD Suite 5 (upgrade)
  • Adobe Premier Elements 7.0 (drop-in-box)
  • Adobe Premier Elements 7.0 + Photoshop Elements 7.0 (drop-in-box)
Photography Software
  • Paint Shop Pro X2
  • Paint Shop Pro X2 + Corel Media One
  • Roxio Photo Suite
  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 7.0 (drop-in-box)
Security SoftwareMust select one of the following options:

  • Norton Internet Security 2009 (15 month subscription)
  • Norton Internet Security 2009 (24 month subscription)
  • Norton Internet Security 2009 (36 month subscription)
  • Norton 360 (15 month subscription)
Backup Media Softare
  • Roxio Backup MyPC
  • Roxio Back on Track
  • Arc Soft Media Converter
Finance and Accounting Software
  • Intuit Quicken Deluxe 2009 (drop-in-box)
  • Intuit Quickbooks Pro 2009 (drop-in-box)

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