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HP Compaq Business Desktop dc7600 Small Form Factor - Overview

Product Description

The HP Compaq dc7600 Business PC is the follow-on to the HP Compaq Business Desktops dc7100. HP Compaq Business PCs are designed to provide a consistent and stable platform for commercial customers.


Product Features

Pentium Processors
  • Intel P4 521 (2.8/800/1M) processor with EM64T
  • Intel P4 531 (3.0/800/1M) processor with EM64T
  • Intel P4 541 (3.2/800/1M) processor with EM64T
  • Intel P4 630 (3.0/800/2M) processor with HyperThreading
  • Intel P4 640 (3.2/800/2M) processor with HyperThreading
  • Intel P4 650 (3.4/800/2M) processor with HyperThreading
  • Intel PD 820 (2.8x2/800/2xMB L2 Cache) Dual Core Processor (not available on the USDT)
Celeron Processors
  • Intel Celeron D Processor 331
  • Intel Celeron D Processor 336
CPU Bus Speed Supported
533 MHz, 800 MHz (Processors with a 1 GHz FSB are not currently offered on these models)
Standard L2 Cache
2 MB, 1 MB or 256K depending on processor
Intel 945G Express
Memory Expansion Slots
Memory Type Supported
Non-ECC DDR Synchronous Dram (ECC not supported by Chipset)
Memory Speed
  • DDR2 Synch DRAM PC2-4200 (533 MHz) non-ECC memory
  • DDR2 Synch DRAM PC2-5300 (667 MHz) non-ECC memory
Maximum Memory
4 GB
Network Controller
Integrated Broadcom NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet for HP
Integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 900
  • Integrated High Definition audio with Realtek 2 channel ALC260 codec
  • Microphone and headphone front ports
  • Aux input connection on system board
  • Line-out and line-in rear ports on SFF/USDT
  • Line-out, line-in and microphone rear ports on CMT
  • All ports are stereo
  • Internal speaker
NOTE: Rear audio ports are re-assignable as line-in, line-out, or microphone-in, with an optional driver, which is available by download from the HP support website only.
PCI Slots
  • 2 low-profile (2.5 inches), length (6.6 inches) standard
  • 2 full-height (4.2 inches), length (6.875 inches) via optional riser card
NOTE: Express x1 and x16 skits are not supported with the riser card option.
PCI Express x16 slot
1 low-profile (2.5 inches), length (6.6 inches)
PCI Express x1 slot
1 low-profile (2.5 inches), length (6.6 inches)
External Bays
  • 2 bays (1 - 5.25 inch, length 8.189 inches)
  • 1 - 3.5 inch (supports 2nd HDD)
Internal Bays
1 - 3.5 inches hard drive bays
2 IDE connectors for optical drives
Serial - ATA
2 serial ATA connectors for SATA hard drives
USB 2.0
8 (2 front, 6 rear)
1 standard with 2nd optional
1 standard
1 keyboard, 1 mouse
DVI output
Available via ADD2 card, PCI-E x16 card, and PCI card
Analog for integrated graphics
Support for Multi-Monitor
Available via ADD2 card, PCI-E x16 card, and PCI card
  • Front - microphone and headphone
  • Rear - line in, line out
Power Supply
240W active PFC
Hard Drive Interfaces Supported
2 Serial ATA interfaces
Hard Drive Controller (PCI) Supported
Serial ATA


Software Overview

Pre-installed Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional with Service Pack 2 (SP2)
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home with Service Pack 2 (SP2)
  • FreeDOS

    FreeDOS is a free operating system that is wholly compatible with MS-DOS.

    NOTE: Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 and Microsoft Windows 2000 are not available on these systems.
Certified Operating Systems
  • SuSE Linux
  • Red Flag Linux
  • Microsoft WHQL
  • Netware Client
NOTE: Certified means that the PC model has passed compatibility testing with the operating system. Compatibility testing is not a test of all possible configurations and some components may need support from drivers not included in the operating system.


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