HP 260 G3 Desktop Mini PC Specifications

Operating system
Windows 10 Pro 64 – HP recommends Windows 10 Pro for business [1] Windows 10 Pro 64 (National Academic only) [1,2] Windows 10 Home 64 [1] Windows 10 Home Single Language 64 [1] FreeDOS
Processor family
Intel® Celeron® processor (3865U is Windows 10 only); 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 processor (i5-7200U); 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 processor (i3-7130U); Intel® Pentium® processor (4415U is Windows 10 only) [3]
Form factor
Memory Slots
Integrated Intel® HD Graphics 610; Intel® HD Graphics 620 [21] Integrated graphics will depend on processor.
I/O Port location
1 headphone/microphone combo; 2 SuperSpeed USB 5Gbps signaling rate
I/O Port location
External I/O ports footnote number
Expansion slots
1 M.2 2230; 1 M.2 2230/2280; 1 SATA storage connector
Network interface
Realtek RTL8111HSH-CG GbE
Network interface
Realtek RTL8822BE-CG 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2x2) with Bluetooth® 4.1 M.2 PCIe®; Realtek RTL8821CE-CG 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (1x1) with Bluetooth® 4.2 M.2 PCIe®
Energy efficiency
ENERGY STAR® certified; EPEAT® 2019 registered where applicable; FCC; RoHS; TCO; UL; WEEE
Operating temperature range
10 to 35°C 50 to 95°F
Operating humidity range
10 to 90% RH
Dimensions (W x D x H)
6.97 x 6.89 x 1.34 in 17.7 x 17.5 x 3.4 cm
2.74 lb 1.25 kg Configured with 1 HDD only. Exact weight depends on configuration.
Package weight
3.34 kg
Package dimensions (W x D x H)
49.7 x 12.8 x 22.3 cm
Security management
Padlock loop; Standard lock slot (10 mm); Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0
Buy Office (sold separately); HP Hotkey Support; HP JumpStarts; HP Support Assistant; McAfee LiveSafe™

[1] Not all features are available in all editions or versions of Windows. Systems may require upgraded and/or separately purchased hardware, drivers, software or BIOS update to take full advantage of Windows functionality. Windows 10 is automatically updated, which is always enabled. ISP fees may apply and additional requirements may apply over time for updates. See http://www.windows.com/

[2] Some devices for academic use will automatically be updated to Windows 10 Pro Education with the Windows 10 Anniversary Update. Features vary; see https://aka.ms/ProEducation for Windows 10 Pro Education feature information.

[3] NOTE: Your product does not support Windows 8 or Windows 7 in accordance with Microsoft’s support policy, HP does not support the Windows 8 or Windows 7 operating system on products configured with Intel® and AMD 7th generation and forward processors or provide any Windows 8 or Windows 7 drivers on http://www.support.hp.com.

[4] Multicore is designed to improve performance of certain software products. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology. Performance and clock frequency will vary depending on application workload and your hardware and software configurations. Intel’s numbering, branding and/or naming is not a measurement of higher performance.

[5] For systems configured with more than 3 GB of memory and a 32-bit operating system, all memory may not be available due to system resource requirements. Addressing memory above 4 GB requires a 64-bit operating system. Memory modules support data transfer rates up to 2133 MT/s; actual data rate is determined by the system's configured processor. See processor specifications for supported memory data rate.

[6] All memory slots are customer accessible / upgradeable.

[7] For hard drives and solid state drives, GB = 1 billion bytes. TB = 1 trillion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less. Up to 36 GB (for Windows 10) of system disk is reserved for the system recovery software.

[8] Wireless access point and internet service required.

[9] Availability may vary by country.

[10] Sold separately or as an optional feature.

[12] (1) external antenna connector: Must be configured at time of purchase.

[13] Based on US EPEAT® registration according to IEEE 1680.1-2018 EPEAT®. Status varies by country. Visit www.epeat.net for more information.

[16] HP Support Assistant requires Windows and Internet access.

[17] McAfee LiveSafe™: 1 year subscription. Availability may vary by country.

[18] (1) USB 2.0 port: Supporting wake from S4/S5 with keyboard/mouse connected and enabled in BIOS.

[19] For Desktop Mini with M.2 Storage configuration, there will be no SATA drive bracket. If you require or will upgrade the storage with any 2.5" SATA drive, please select a DM 35W SATA Drive Bracket.

[20] External power supplies, power cords, cables and peripherals are not Low Halogen. Service parts obtained after purchase may not be Low Halogen.

[21] Intel® integrated HD Graphics varies by processor.

[23] Chipset is integrated with processor.

[24] Intel® Turbo Boost technology requires a PC with a processor with Intel Turbo Boost capability. Intel Turbo Boost performance varies depending on hardware, software and overall system configuration. See www.intel.com/technology/turboboost for more information.

[25] The 2.5" SATA drive bay can be both HDD and SSD.

[26] HP Cloud Recovery is available for HP Elite and Pro desktops and laptops PCs with Intel® or AMD processors and requires an open, wired network connection. Note: You must back up important files, data, photos, videos, etc. before use to avoid loss of data. Detail please refer to: https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c05115630.