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HP z540 Digital Entertainment Center

HP z540 Digital Entertainment Center
alaAverage 2.7

3 reviews

Oct, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the design. Many are less positive about the value for money.



On average, users rate this product 53/100.

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Product Specifications

Includes: Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005, remote control, hp lap-sized wireless keyboard with trackball, power cable, DVI-D cable, S-Video cable, RCA cable, Coaxial splitter, Coaxial antenna, 802.11 b/g antenna, & more. hp z540 Digital Entertainment Center - This device combines a powerful computer with a PVR, giving you the ultimate in living room entertainment. Store and watch digital video, audio & images. Watch, pause, & record digital satellite or cable TV. Use the front digital memory card slot to directly copy content onto the z540 for immediate viewing. FM Tuner with pause & replay Intel High Definition Audio with 7.1 surround sound support Progressive Scan DVD Playback at 480p 14-day Programming Guide for PVR use Instant Replay 30 Second Skip Records up to 2 TV 1 NTSC TV Tuner Supports for playback of MP3, AAC, WMA, WAV, & PCM music files Front 9-in-1 Memory Card Reader - supports Secure Digital (SD), xD, Smart Media, MultiMedia Card (MMC), Compact Flash Type I/II, Microdrive, Memory Stick, & Memory Stick Pro 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet 802.11 b/g Wireless Receiver Ports - 2 USB 2.0 & 1 4-pin FireWire (front) / 1 6-pin FireWire (rear) Inputs - 1 RF Coaxial, 1 S-Video, 1 Composite A/V, & 1 Microphone Outputs - DVI-D, VGA, 1 Component (YPbPr), 1 S-Video, 8 Composite, 1 TosLink Optical, 1 Coaxial, & 1 Headphone

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