Compaq Mini CQ10-688nr netbook arriving August 4th

Posted in Notebooks by Reuben Drake on August 3rd, 2011

The Compaq Mini CQ10-688nr comes with a 10.1-inch screen and 1024 x 600 resolution. It packs an Intel Atom N455 CPU at 1.66GHz, a 250GB HDD and it has 1GB of DDR3 RAM. There’s also a VGA resolution webcam for video chatting, WiFi and a media card reader.

If you’re into LTE you can expect to see download speeds in the 5-12Mbps range and uploads around 2 to 5Mbps. The Compaq Mini CQ10-688nr will retail for $449.99 with a new 2-year customer agreement. A monthly data plan with 2GB of monthly data is $30, 5GB of monthly data is $50, and 10GB of monthly data is $80.

HP Compaq 6000 Pro All-in-one desktop

Posted in HP by Conner Flynn on June 22nd, 2010

HP has unveiled their latest all-in-one computer in the HP Compaq 6000 Pro. This Windows 7-powered computer comes packed with an Intel Core 2 Duo processor, a 21.5-inch full HD LED backlit HP BrightView LCD screen with dual display capability, up to 8GB RAM, up to 1TB hard drive, an optional 80GB SSD, Bluetooth connectivity, a 16x Max SuperMulti optical drive and a slim-tray DVD burner with LightScribe.

There are 7 USB 2.0 ports, an IEEE 1394 FireWire port, and a six-in-one memory card reader as well. The HP Compaq 6000 Pro all-in-one will be available in the United States on July 16th for $899.

HP announces new Pavilion, Elite, Slimline & Compaq Presario desktops

Posted in HP by Conner Flynn on June 25th, 2009

HP announces new Pavilion, Elite, Slimline & Compaq Presario desktopsHP announced a new range of desktop PCs, along with an update to their MediaSmart Server software for TouchSmart PCs. Slimline, Pavilion and Elite desktops have all been announced, together with a new Compaq Presario desktop.

AMD and Intel processors are available across the ranges, and Blu-ray is an option on some models. The Pavilion Slimline features an AMD Athlon single-core LE1660 CPU, 2GB of RAM and 320GB hard-drive, up to a Pentium dual-core CPU, with twice the RAM and a 500GB drive. The Pavilion has an AMD Sempron LE1300, while the Pavilion Elite starts with a dual-core AMD Phenom II X2 and goes all the way to an Intel Core i7-920 with 6GB of DDR3 RAM, 750GB storage and a 1GB ATI Radeon HD 4650 graphics card.

New HP business desktop gets HP Firefox Virtual Browser

Posted in Desktop PCs by Nino Marchetti on September 8th, 2008

HP Compaq dc7900

HP has its sights set on offering up some new computers to desktop PC business users. This line is called the HP Compaq dc7900 and you’ll find starting prices set around $600.

HP’s new Compaq dc7900 line will be available in ultra-slim desktop, small form factor or convertible minitower models. The company hasn’t yet unveiled a lot of technical details, but we do know these models will be Energy Star 4.0 qualified as well as running something new called the HP Firefox Virtual Browser. This is a real-time Web surfing environment which “corrals malicious content from a user’s Internet interactions and removes unwanted programs with a single click.” The dc7900 is apparently the first HP PC to have this offering.

HP delivers inexpensive business desktop PC

Posted in Desktop PCs by Nino Marchetti on May 8th, 2008

HP Compaq dc5850 Business Desktop PC

HP recently introduced a new business-focused Compaq desktop PC which is reportedly energy efficient. It is known as the HP Compaq dc5850 Business Desktop PC and you’ll find it with a starting price of around $600.

The HP Compaq dc5850 Business Desktop PC, available now, makes use of AMD Business Class processors, including the AMD Phenom processor. You’ll also find integrated ATI Radeon 3100 graphics with support for DirectX 10 technology, standard support for dual monitors and standard support for RAID technology with data mirroring.