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HP Pavilion a6237c Desktop PC Product Specifications

Product number

GN562AA

Introduction date

11-Sep-2007

Country/region sold in:

  • US

  • Canada

Bundle information

The a6237c-b desktop PC bundle (part number GN563AA) includes:
  • a6237c Desktop PC, part number GN562AA
  • w2207 22" lcd wide-screen monitor with integrated speakers

Hardware

Base processor

Athlon 64 X2 (B) 5000+ 2.6 GHz (65W)

  • 2000 MT/s (mega transfers/second)

  • Socket AM2

Chipset

GeForce 6150SE nForce 430

Motherboard

  • Manufacturer: Asus

  • Motherboard Name: M2N68-LA

  • HP/Compaq motherboard name: Narra2-GL8E

Memory

Component
Attributes
Memory Installed
3 GB
Maximum allowed
8 GB (4 x 2 GB) (64-bit OS)
4 GB* (4 x 1 GB) (32-bit OS)
*Actual available memory may be less
Speed supported
PC2-5300 MB/sec
Type
240 pin, DDR2 SDRAM

Hard drive

  • 500 GB SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)

  • 7200 rpm

16X DVD(+/-)R/RW 12X RAM (+/-)R DL LightScribe SATA drive

  • Must use Double-Layer media discs in order to take advantage of the DL technology
  • Must use LightScribe-enabled media discs and supporting software in order to take advantage of the LightScribe technology
Function
Maximum speed
DVD-RAM
Up to 12X
DVD-R DL Write Once
Up to 8X
DVD+R DL Write Once
Up to 8X
DVD+R Write Once
Up to 16X
DVD+RW Rewritable
Up to 8X
DVD-R Write Once
Up to 16X
DVD-RW Rewritable
Up to 6X
DVD ROM Read
Up to 16X
CD-R Write Once
Up to 40X
CD-RW Rewritable
Up to 32X
CD-ROM Read
Up to 40X

Modem

56K bps data/fax modem

Video Graphics

Integrated graphics

Sound/Audio

High Definition 8-channel audio

  • ALC 888S chipset

Network (LAN)

Integrated 10/100 Base-T networking interface

Memory card reader

  • Supports the following cards:
    • Compact Flash I
    • Compact Flash II
    • IBM Microdrive
    • Secure Digital (SD)
    • mini-SD
    • MultiMediaCard (MMC)
    • Reduced size MultiMediaCard (RS-MMC)
    • MultiMediaCard Plus (MMC plus)
    • MultiMediaCard Mobile (MMC mobile)
    • Memory Stick
    • Memory Stick Pro
    • Memory Stick Duo
    • Memory Stick Pro Duo
    • SmartMedia
    • xD Picture Card (xD = extreme digital)

External I/O ports

I/O ports on the front panel

Port type
Quantity
15-in-1 (4 slot)
One
1394
One
USB
Two
Headphone
One
Microphone
One
Line-in
One

I/O ports on the back panel

Port type
Quantity
PS/2 (keyboard, mouse)
Two
VGA
One
USB
Four
1394
One
LAN
One
SPDIF out (coaxial)
One
Audio (side speaker out, rear speaker out, center speaker out, line-in, line-out, microphone)
One Each

Expansion slots

Slot type
Quantity
PCI
Two (One available)
PCI Express x16
One (One available)
PCI Express x1
One (One available)

Drive bays

Bay type
Quantity
5.25"
Two (One available)
3.5"
Two (One available)
Pocket Media Drive
One (One available)

Technologies

  • AMD Live

Keyboard and mouse

  • HP wireless keyboard

  • Quebec Keyboard Kit (French Canada only)

  • HP wireless mouse/receiver set

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Software

NOTE: HP provides basic support for software that comes with the computer. For in-depth feature assistance, refer to the help section in the software or on the software vendor's Web site.
Software titles that shipped with the computer
Software Category
Software Title
Operating System
  • Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit) with Windows Media Center
CD/CD-RW/DVD/DVD+RW
  • Windows Movie Maker & Windows DVD Maker
  • Roxio Creator 9 Basic
  • Roxio MyDVD 9 Basic
Entertainment, Music & Games
  • Rhapsody (not available in French Canada)
  • My HP Games (not available in French Canada)
Imaging, Photography, Video & Film
  • HP Photosmart Essential 2
  • Muvee autoProducer Basic
Productivity
  • Adobe Reader
  • Microsoft Works 8
  • Microsoft Office Home and Student Edition 2007 Trial
Security
  • Norton Internet Security 2007 (60-day security update subscription)
Support
  • HP Total Care Advisor (not available in French Canada)
  • HP Hardware Diagnostic Tools
  • Help & Support Center
  • Online documentation
Recovery
  • HP Recovery Manager
  • Recovery Disc Creator
Internet Solutions
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Yahoo toolbar
  • ISP offers
HP Partner offers (may vary)
  • Snapfish PictureMover (US only)

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Warranty

Standard warranty included with purchase
Warranty type
Warranty duration
Hardware parts and labor
One Year from date of purchase
Technical telephone assistance
One Year from date of purchase
Recovery CD's
One Year (recommend use of Recovery Disc Creator to make CD set)
Software media replacement
90 Days (on media shipped in box from factory)
Software application support
90 Days

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