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HP Pavilion p6-2143w Desktop PC support

HP Pavilion p6-2143w Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Product number

H2L91AA

Release date

22-May-2012

Country/region sold in

  • United States
  • Canada

Motherboard

Figure 1: Motherboard top view
Image of motherboard
  • Manufacturer: Pegatron
  • Form factor: 24.4 cm (9.6 inches) x 24.4 cm (9.6 inches)
  • Chipset: AMD A55
  • Memory sockets: 2 x DDR3
  • Front side bus speeds: 100 MHz UMI (Unified Media Interface)
  • Processor socket: FM1
  • Expansion Slots:
    • 1 PCI Express x16 (Gen 2.0)
    • 3 PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.0)
    • 1 PCI Express Mini Card
  • For more details, see Holly2 motherboard specifications .

Processor

  • TDP: 100W
  • Operating speed: Up to 2.6 GHz
  • Number of cores: 4
  • Socket: FM1
  • Bus speed: 4.0 GT/s HT3
  • 65W to 100W (processor dependent)
  • Socket type: FM1
  • Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:
    ProcessorTDP
    AMD A8-3xxx (Liano) quad core65W to 100W
    AMD A6-3xxx (Liano) quad core65W to 100W
    AMD A4-3xxx (Liano) dual core65W
    AMD E2-3200 (Liano) dual core65W
    AMD X4-631 (Athlon) quad core65W

Memory

  • Amount: 8 GB
  • Speed: PC3-12800 MB/sec
  • Type: DDR3-1600
  • Dual channel memory architecture
  • Two 240-pin DDR3 DIMM sockets
  • Supports DDR3 DIMMs
    • PC3-10600 (DDR3-1333)
    • PC3-12800 (DDR3-1600)
    • PC3-14400 (DDR3-1866)
  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered
  • Supports 1 GB, 2 GB or 4 GB DIMMs
  • Supports up to 4 GB on 32-bit* systems
  • Supports up to 8 GB on 64-bit systems
    NOTE:32-bit systems cannot address a full 4.0 GB of memory

Video graphics

*Integrated video is not available if a graphics card is installed.
  • Supports PCI Express x16 graphics cards
  • DVI and VGA ports (Can be used at the same time)
The integrated graphics differ by processor.
ModelRadeon graphics brandTDP
AMD A-Series Processors
A8-3850HD 6550D 100W
A8-3800HD 6550D 65W
A6-3650HD 6530D 100W
A6-3600HD 6530D 65W
A4-3400HD 6410D 65W
AMD E-Series Processors
E2-3200HD 6370D 65W

Sound/Audio

*Integrated audio is not available if a sound card is installed.
  • Built-in High Definition 5.1 channel audio
  • Audio codec: Realtek ALC 656

Networking

  • Interface: PCI Express x1
  • Technology: Realtek RTL8171E gigabit ethernet controller
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100/1000 Mb/s
  • Transmission standards: 1000-Base-T Ethernet

Hard drive

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

CD/DVD disc drive

Figure 2: 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

Media card reader

Supports the following cards:
  • Secure Digital (SD)
  • Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC)
  • Memory Stick (MS), including Memory Stick Pro (MS-Pro)
Supports the following cards with an adapter:
  • Mini Secure Digital (mini-SD)
  • Micro Secure Digital (micro-SD)
  • MS DUO
  • MS Pro Duo

Computer Case

  • Height: 36.8 cm (14.4 inches)
  • Width: 16.5 cm (6.4 inches)
  • Depth: 38.9 cm (15.3 inches)
  • Weight: 8 Kg (17.6 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

  • Form factor: Internal ATX
  • Total wattage: 300W
  • Nominal input voltage range: 200-240V/3A (50-60Hz)
  • Dimensions: 150mm x 140mm x 86mm (5.9 x 5.5 x 3.4 inches)

I/O Ports

  • USB 2.0: 2
  • Microphone: 1
  • Headphone: 1
Figure 3: Back I/O panel
1 - DVI-D
2 - VGA
3 - USB 2.0: 4
4 - LAN
5 - Audio: Line In port (light blue)
6 - Audio: Line Out port (lime)
7 - Audio: Microphone port (pink)

Keyboard, mouse and input devices

NOTE:Keyboard layout, functionality, and color may vary by country/region.
Figure 4: Top view of keyboard
Image of keyboard
  • Interface: USB
  • Cable length: 1.33 m (4 feet, 4 inches)
    • Height: 27 mm (1.1 inch)
    • Width: 147.6 mm (5.8 inches)
    • Length: 456 mm (18 inches)
    • Volume up
    • Volume down
    • Mute
      * Buttons are not configurable
  • Extended Key:
    • Sleep
NOTE:Mouse color may vary by country/region.
Figure 5: 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 Games
  • HP MovieStore powered by Roxio (US models only)
  • NHL Game Centre Live (Canada models only)
  • rara music
  • Rogers on Demand (Canada models only)
  • No
  • No
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
  • 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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