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HP Pavilion 500-281

HP Pavilion 500-281
alaScore 87

402 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 402 reviews of HP Pavilion 500-281. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and design. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas many are critical about the reliability.

usability, price, design, size

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the HP Pavilion 500-281 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 402 user reviews of HP Pavilion 500-281 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on Amazon.com. Opinions about the size and design are overall positive. The price and usability are also appreciated, whereas many are less positive about the reliability.

usability, price, design, size

reliability

86% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Pavilion 500-281 Desktop (Windows 7)HP Pavilion 500-281 Desktop (Windows 7)

Dec, 2018

Product Specifications

Design

Chassis type:Tower
Color of product:Black
Number of 3.5" bays:1
Number of 5.25" bays:1
Placement supported:Vertical

Energy Management

Power supply:300

Expansion Slots

Mini PCI Express slots:1
PCI Express x1 slots:3
PCI Express x16 slots:1

Graphics

Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:350
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:11.1
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1150
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x41E
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 4400

Memory

Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory layout:1 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4
Memory slots:2x DIMM

Networking

Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi
Optical drives quantity:1

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC
Display included: No
Keyboard supplied: Yes
Manual: Yes
Mouse included:N

Performance

Audio output channels:5.1
Audio system:DTS Sound+T
Chipset:Intel H87
Motherboard chipset:Intel H87
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

DVI port: Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:4
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:4
USB 3.0 ports quantity:4
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

Power supply:300

Processor

Bus type:DMI2
Conflict Free processor:Y
ECC supported by processor:Y
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:2
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V
Number of processors installed:1
PCI Express configurations:1x8, 1x16, 2x4, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor:i3-4130
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Haswell
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel Core i3-4xxx
Processor frequency:3.4
Processor lithography:22
Processor model:i3-4130
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i3-4100 Desktop series
Processor socket:Socket H3 (LGA 1150)
Processor threads:4
Stepping:C0
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Tcase:72
Thermal Design Power (TDP):65, 54

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel TSX-NI:N
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:77480
Processor package size:37.5
Scalability:1S
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes
Thermal solution specification:PCG 2013C

Software

Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium
Trial software:McAfee LiveSafe

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MS PRO, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Capacity:1000
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1000

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:15.3
Height:14.4
Weight:15.8
Width:6.89