Press Release: 16. May 2011
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HP Introduces Sophisticated New HP Pavilion Consumer Desktop PCs

New sleek and modern towers designed to complement any home decor

SINGAPORE, May 16, 2011 – HP today announced a new lineup of HP Pavilion consumer desktop PCs that deliver the latest technologies in sophisticated designs.

With clean lines, soft forms and contrasting materials, the redesigned HP Pavilion desktops match the style and preferences of today’s consumer, fitting anywhere from dorm-room desks to media cabinets. 

A glossy, black front panel layered over a metallic base gives depth and dimension to the new towers, while sliding front panels hide ports and drives for a polished, clean appearance. Select models also offer a valet tray integrated into the top of the PC and equipped with USB ports for easy access and charging of smartphones, digital cameras and MP3 players.

“Consumers demand the best of both worlds from their desktop PC – performance and expandability with a design that fits them and their environment,” said Randall Martin, chief design strategist, Desktop PCs, Personal Systems Group, HP. “HP’s new Pavilion PCs offer intuitive features and enhanced aesthetics, bridging the gap that sometimes exists between form and function.”

Versatile design, powerful features
In addition to a refined industrial design, the new HP Pavilion consumer desktop PCs are available with powerful processors and graphics for a superior computing experience. Additionally, innovative technologies like BeatsTM Audio and HP LinkUp are now available on select models to offer consumers the latest in sound and functionality.

Music lovers can enjoy their favorite music the way the artiste intended it with BeatsTM Audio, a high-performance audio technology developed by HP and Beats by Dr. Dre™. For those who crave a truly connected digital world, HP LinkUp lets users view and interact with content and programs from their notebook PC on an HP Pavilion desktop PC wirelessly via a home network and without file mix-ups or complex synchronization (1).Viewing applications and editing files from a notebook on the desktop’s larger display and with a full-size keyboard creates a more comfortable and productive experience.
The HP Pavilion consumer desktop family includes:

— HP Pavilion p7 series PCs: For everyday computing at a great value, the HP Pavilion p7 series PCs offer generous hard drive space for photos, music and videos. Integrated graphics enhance picture quality, and built-in support for multichannel surround sound offers a powerful audio experience.

— HP Pavilion Slimline s5 series PCs: Fitting in even the smallest space, the HP Pavilion Slimline s5 performance series PCs are conveniently sized with refined and clean aesthetics to fit seamlessly into any home environment. It can also be configured with a versatile range of performance features, from storage to processers(2), to support the most demanding multitaskers.

— HP Pavilion HPE h8 series PCs: The HP Pavilion HPE h8 series PCs are the most powerful Pavilion PCs to date. Select models are available with up to three internal hard drives, AMD Phenom or Intel® Core™ i7 processors(2), and high-end NVIDIA or ATI graphics. The HPE h8 series PCs offer the ultimate computing experience in a sleek and simple design. The PCs also support multiple displays so users can be more productive with up to three monitors.

Pricing and availability(3)
Local pricing and availability for all products will be advised at a later date.

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(1) Internet access required and sold separately.
 (2) 64-bit computing on Intel architecture requires a computer system with a processor, chipset, BIOS, operating system, device drivers and applications enabled for Intel 64 architecture. Processors will not operate (including 32-bit operation) without an Intel 64 architecture-enabled BIOS. Performance will vary depending on hardware and software configurations. Additional information is available at www.intel.com/info/em64t. Multi Core is designed to improve performance of multithreaded software products. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology. Intel’s numbering is not a measurement of higher performance.
(3) Estimated APJ street prices. Actual prices may vary upon configuration.
 
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