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HP Pavilion Media Center A1677c-b

HP Pavilion Media Center A1677c-b
alaAverage 4.5

2 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 reviews of HP Pavilion Media Center A1677c-b. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Media Centers for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 90/100.

Review analysis

(Based on 2 reviews)

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Consumer review by: mickolasjae (

Never gonna let you down


Came with XP MCE, upgraded to Vista, upgraded to Windows 7 ; NOTHING has failed on this PC. Swapped out Video Cards and installed 2 additional hard drives and she still runs


Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: N/A (

Great Computer for the price.


I'm still looking for the best TV tuner to go with this PC. Media Center is somewhat picky on certain types of hardware so some research to ensure compatibility is important. Once the video card and TV tuner are taken care of this system will be complete.

A great bundle, especially for the price. I've been looking to buy a new PC for some time and this baby have just about everything I wanted. This baby sports 8 usb hubs, a card reader, lightscribe multi drive, and a beautiful 21" moniter. The speakers...

The only weak point I've noticed about this PC is the NVIDIA GeForce 7500 LE video card. I googled it on the web and what limited info I could find designated it as a "light edition" or "low end" if you pesemistic. If you want to replace it with a...

Jan, 2008

Product Specifications

HP Pavilion Media Center a1000 Desktop PC series is an affordable PC that delivers all-round performance and impressive ease of use in a new design that adds a touch of understated elegance to your home.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Tower

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Tower

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:21in
Diagonal Size (metric):53.3cm
Max Resolution:1680 x 1050
Type:LCD display
Widescreen Display: Yes


Country Kits:United States
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP Pavilion Media Center


Chipset Type:NVIDIA GeForce 6150 LE
Data Bus Speed:1000MHz


Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Type:Fax / modem


Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet
Type:Network adapter

Optical Storage

Read Speed:40x (CD) / 16x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:32x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
Write Speed:40x (CD) / 16x (DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005


64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:2.2GHz
Installed Qty:1
Max Supported Qty:1
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Processor Number:4600+
Type:Athlon 64 X2


Installed Size:2GB
Max Supported Size:4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Controller (2nd)


Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:Serial ATA-150

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:300GB
Platform Technology:AMD LIVE!
Recommended Use:Home use
Type:Media center

Video Memory

Installed Size:256MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:NVIDIA GeForce 7500 LE
Interface Type:PCI Express x16