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HP Pavilion 500-050la Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Joshua-H61-uATX (Joshua)

Figure 1: Motherboard top view

Image of motherboard
  • Manufacturer: Foxconn

  • Form factor: uATX - 24.4 cm (9.6 inches) x 24.4 cm (9.6 inches)

  • Chipset: Intel H61

  • Memory sockets: 2 x DDR3

  • Front side bus speeds: 5 GT/s

  • Processor socket: LGA 1155

  • Expansion Slots:

    • 1 PCI Express x16 (Gen2.0)

    • 3 PCI Express x1 (Gen2.0)

    • 1 PCI Express Mini Card x1

  • For more details, see Joshua motherboard specifications .


Intel Core i7 3770

  • TDP: 77W

  • Operating speed: 3.4 GHz (up to 3.9 GHz turbo)

  • Number of cores: 4

  • Socket: LGA 1155

  • Bus speed: DMI (Direct Media Interface) - 5.0GT/s

Processor upgrade information

  • TDP: Varies by processor

  • Socket type: LGA 1155

  • Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:

    Intel Core i3-3xxxT (Ivy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 35 W
    Intel Core i3-3xxx (Ivy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 55 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxT (Ivy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 35 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxT (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core
    up to 45 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxS (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core
    up to 65 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxxP (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core (onboard graphics not supported)
    up to 69 W
    Intel Core i5-3xxx (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core
    up to 77 W
    Intel Core i7-3xxx (Ivy Bridge) Quad Core
    up to 77 W
    Intel Core i3-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 65 W
    Intel Core i3-2xxxT (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 35 W
    Intel Core i5-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) Quad Core
    up to 95 W
    Intel Core i5-2xxxP (Sandy Bridge) Quad Core
    up to 95 W
    Intel Core i7-2xxx (Sandy Bridge) Quad Core
    up to 95 W
    Intel Celeron G4xx (Sandy Bridge) Single Core
    up to 35 W
    Intel Celeron G5xx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 65 W
    Intel Pentium G6xx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 65 W
    Intel Pentium G6xxT (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 35 W
    Intel Pentium G8xx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 65 W
    Intel Pentium G16xx (Sandy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 55 W
    Intel Pentium G20xx (Ivy Bridge) Dual Core
    up to 55 W


8 GB

  • Amount: 8 GB

  • Speed: PC3-12800 MB/sec

  • Type: DDR3-1600

Memory upgrade information

  • Dual channel memory architecture

  • Two 240-pin DDR3 DIMM sockets

  • Supports the following:

    • PC3-10600 (DDR3-1333)

    • PC3-12800 (DDR3-1600)

  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered

  • Supports 1 GB, 2 GB, 4 GB and 8 GB DIMMs

  • Supports up to 4 GB on 32-bit systems

    NOTE: 32-bit systems cannot address a full 4.0 GB of memory.
  • Supports up to 16 GB on 64-bit systems

    NOTE: Maximum memory shown reflects the capability of the hardware and can be limited further in the operating system.

Video graphics

Radeon HD 8470

Figure 2: Video card

Image of video card

Figure 3: Ports

Image of video card bracket showing ports
1 - HDMI
2 - DVI
  • Form Factor: Low profile with ATX bracket

  • Maximum resolution:

    • HDMI resolution: 1920 x 1080 (1080p)

    • DVI (dual-link) resolution: 1920 x 1200 x 32bpp at 60Hz

    • Analog VGA resolution (with adapter): 2048 x 1536 x 32bpp at 60Hz

  • 1 GB onboard memory

  • Memory interface 64-bit GDDR5

  • HDCP support

  • Supports Blu-ray

  • Total power consumption ~50 W (single slot)

  • Supports up to two displays at the same time

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator HD Integrated graphics

*Integrated video is not available if a graphics card or an Intel processor ending with “P” is installed.

  • A processor that supports graphics is required for integrated graphics to be enabled.

  • Integrated graphics: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator HD (DX10.1)

  • Either integrated graphics or the PCI Express x16 slot are usable at one time; they are not usable concurrently.

  • Use of both DVI ports at the same time is supported.


Integrated IDT 92HD73E Audio

*Integrated audio is not available if a sound card is installed.

  • Audio codec: IDT 92HD73E

  • 7.1 channel audio

  • Beats Audio support: yes


Wireless LAN 802.11b/g/n featuring Single-band (2.4Ghz) 1x1

Figure 4: Wireless card - top view

Wireless card - top view
  • Interface type: PCI express half-length mini card

  • Data transfer speeds: up to 80 Mbps

  • Transmission standards: 802.11 b/g/n

  • Antennas: 1 internal antenna

  • Single band: 2.4 GHz (b/g/n)

  • Security:

    • Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) supports modes that have 64-bit, and 128-bit keys

    • Support for WPA-PSK and WPA2-PSK in Windows


  • Interface: Integrated into motherboard

  • Technology: RTL8171FH-CG gigabit Ethernet controller

  • Data transfer speeds: up to 10/100/1000 Mb/s

  • Transmission standards: 1000BASE-T Ethernet

TV Tuner

AverMedia DVB-T

Figure 5: TV Tuner card top view

 Image of TV tuner card

Figure 6: Ports

 Image of available ports on TV tuner card bracket
1 - TV in
2 - S-Video in
3 - Left audio in
4 - Right audio in
  • RF connector: 75 ohm RF connector

  • Supported transmission standards:

    • DVB-T (digital)*

    • NTSC and PAL (analog)

    * Requires an antenna

  • Operating mode:

    • Digital TV receiver

    • Worldwide multi-standard analog TV IF demodulator

  • IR controller: Yes

NOTE: To receive high-definition broadcasts using this TV tuner a UHF/VHF-compatible antenna and high-definition television are needed.

Hard drive

2 TB

Figure 7: Hard drive

Image of hard drive
  • Size: 2 TB

  • Interface: SATA

  • Rotational Speed: 7200 RPM

CD/DVD disc drive

SuperMulti Blu-ray Player

  • Data transfer rates up to 6,000 KB/s (CD read/write)
  • Data transfer rates up to 21,600 KB/s (DVD read/write)
  • Data transfer rates up to 54,000 KB/s (BD read)
Maximum speed
DVD±R write speed
up to 16X
DVD±R DL write speed
up to 8X
DVD+RW write speed
up to 8X
DVD-RW write speed
up to 6X
DVD-RAM write speed
up to 5X
CD-R write speed
up to 40X
CD-RW write speed
up to 24X
BD-ROM read speed
up to 12X
DVD-ROM read speed
up to 16X
CD-ROM read speed
up to 40X

Memory card reader

Multimedia card reader

Figure 8: View of memory card reader

Image of card reader

Supports the following cards:

  • Secure Digital (SD, SDHC, SDXC)

  • Memory Stick (MS)

  • Memory Stick Pro (MS-Pro)

Computer Case


  • Height: 36.7 cm (14.48 inches) unpacked

  • Width: 17.5 cm (6.91 inches) unpacked

  • Length: 38.9 cm (15.35 inches) unpacked

  • Weight: 7.15 kg (15.77 lbs) - without packaging

Bay size
Total Bays*
13.33 cm (5.25 inch) ODD
8.89 cm (3.5 inch) HDD
* Bays may be occupied by existing hardware.

Power Supply

Internal 300W (100V-240V)

  • Form factor: Internal ATX

  • Total wattage: 300W

  • Nominal input voltage range: 200-240V/3A (50-60Hz)

  • Dimensions: 150mm x 140mm x 86mm (5.9 x 5.5 x 3.4 inches)

I/O Ports

Front I/O ports

  • USB 3.0: 2

  • Headphone: 1

  • Microphone: 1

Back I/O ports

Figure 9: Back I/O ports

Image of the back I/O ports
1 - USB 2.0: 4
2 - LAN (Ethernet)
3 - DVI-D
4 - DVI-I
5 - Audio center/subwoofer
6 - Audio rear speaker out
7 - Audio side speaker out
8 - Audio line-in
9 - Audio line-out
10 - Microphone

Keyboard, mouse and input devices

Wireless keyboard with volume control

NOTE: Keyboard layout and functionality may vary by country/region.

Figure 10: Top view of keyboard

Image of keyboard
  • Wireless technology: Two-way 2.4GHz Radio Frequency

  • Effective distance: 10 meters (32 feet)

  • Batteries: 2 AA alkaline batteries

  • Battery life: 6 months (typical)

  • Dimensions:

    • Height: 27.3 mm (1.0 inch)

    • Width: 143.7 mm (5.6 inches)

    • Length: 421.5 mm (16.5 inches)

Wireless optical mouse

Figure 11: Top view of mouse

Image of mouse
  • Wireless technology: Two-way 2.4GHz Radio Frequency

  • Batteries: 2 AA alkaline (battery life 6 months typical)

  • Buttons:

    • 2 primary buttons

    • Clickable scroll wheel

  • Dimensions:

    • Cable length (external): 1.8 meters (5.9 feet)

    • Length: 109.8 mm (4.3 inches)

    • Width: 58 mm (2.2 inches)

    • Height: 33.1 mm (1.3 inches)

    • life 6 months (typical) Batteries 2 AA alkaline batteries

  • USB receiver:

    • Wireless technology: Two-way 2.4GHz Radio Frequency (1M bandwidth, 78 channel)

    • Effective distance: More than 10 meters

    • Interface: USB micro receiver

    • Length: 45.5 mm (1.7 inches)

    • Width: 18.4 mm (0.7 inch)

    • Height: 8.4 mm (0.3 inch)

HP remote control

Figure 12: View of remote control

Image of remote control
  • Radio frequency remote control

  • Remote control may vary slightly by model


Titles that shipped with PC

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 Category
Software Title
Recovery Manager: Program Reinstallation
Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows 8 (64-bit)

  • No

CD/DVD Burning
  • CyberLink Power2Go

  • Yes

Entertainment, Music & Games
  • AVermedia TV Player

  • CyberLink PowerDVD (for CD, DVD and Blu-ray playback)

  • DTS Sound +

  • HP Games

  • Netflix

  • Yes

  • Yes

  • No

  • No

  • No

  • 7 zip

  • Box

  • HP QuickStart

  • Microsoft Office Trial (online activation required)

  • Yes

  • No

  • No

  • No

Imaging, Photography, Video & Film
  • CyberLink Photo Director

  • Yes

Connected with HP
  • HP Connected Music

  • HP Connected Photo

  • HP MyRoom

  • No

  • No

  • No

  • Norton Internet Security 2013 (60-day security update subscription)

  • Norton Studio

  • No

  • No

  • HP PC Hardware Diagnostics UEFI

  • HP Support Assistant

  • No

  • Yes

  • HP Recovery Manager

  • No

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 10

  • No

NOTE: This support document provides specifications and component images that reflect the original design intention for all PCs of this model. Under certain circumstances, a factory or service provider may install a component that meets or exceeds the listed specification and/or appears different than the image shown.

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