by Susan Twombly, September 2007
Whether you want to create and enjoy the latest digital entertainment, organize your busy household, excel at business or stay connected from more places, HP is redefining the way technology enhances your personal lifestyle from the couch at home to the cubicle at work and nearly anywhere in between.
HP offers a broad choice of new and innovative HP products, solutions and support offerings designed to deliver more productivity at work, more enjoyment at home and more connections as you move about. (See box at end of feature for product availability.)
Today, the digital home can be a rich personal experience with an array of stunning entertainment possibilities.
Check out the game-changing HP Blackbird 002 Gaming System, infused with Voodoo DNA. HP acquired VoodooPC last Fall.
The HP Pavilion Elite m9000 PC offers you the convenience and flexibility of integrated wireless capabilities for access to the Internet and your home network, (1) the peace of mind of one-touch back up and the advantages of an optional HP Personal Media Drive (an external hard drive). So, you can back up, share and enjoy your cherished pictures, movies, music and more.
The HP MediaSmart Server makes it easy to access, backup and enjoy high volumes of digital content with family and friends from home or nearly anywhere over an Internet connection. Enjoy digital music, photos and videos to and from multiple home PCs on your home network or in your home entertainment center.(2)
HP Digital Picture Frames are 7- or 8-inch LCD panels that display and play your digital pictures to music.
Whether you're on the road for business or pleasure, the HP iPAQ 300 Series Travel Companion with advanced 3D navigation can help you find your way.
The HP Pavilion HDX Entertainment Notebook PC combines a home theater, notebook PC and a performance-class desktop computer into one sleek and elegant design. A crisp 20.1-inch diagonal display brings incredible realism to your HD movie experience at home or away.
HP Mobile TV capability. Now, you can watch HD-TV in more places! Add an ExpressCard TV tuner or connect to the Internet and, with the click of a button, you can watch your favorite live or recorded TV shows on select HP notebooks.(3)
Sleek new HP products for business showcase the look you want and the energy performance you need.
HP Business Desktops
HP Compaq dc7800 Ultra-slim Desktop PC
Designed for big performance in small spaces!
HP Compaq dc7800 Ultra-slim Desktop Business PC in stand with HP LP1965 Flat Panel Monitor
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Completely redesigned, the HP Compaq dc7800 Business Desktop PC offers three form factors to suit a variety of business environments.
The Ultra-slim Desktop is approximately 46 percent smaller than before and takes up less space without compromising performance. When combined with an HP L1706i or L1906i display to create the HP Integrated Work Center, you can have a sleek and efficient PC solution that's ideal for space-constrained workspaces.
Our most stable and secure PC is also packed with energy-conscious features, such as 80 percent efficient power supplies(4) and Verdiem's SURVEYOR™ (5) software utility. SURVEYOR allows you to measure, manage and lower your network's energy consumption, which can help save energy costs and ultimately help reduce your carbon footprint.
HP Business Notebooks
The mobility you need with the latest Intel® Core™ 2 Duo(6) processors!
The robust HP Compaq 6820s Notebook PC lets you think and work big with a 17-inch diagonal display, outstanding graphics and a wealth of integrated features all wrapped in a sleek and stylish design.
If you want an excellent price-performance package, the HP Compaq 6720s Notebook PC with a 15.4-inch diagonal screen is a good way to keep your business moving forward.
Want more reliable data protection while you move about? The HP Compaq 2710 Tablet offers a solid state hard drive for more resistance to bumps, drops, shocks and temperature changes, plus faster boot ups, lower power consumption and quieter operation.
Get to work with new HP Workstations
Create a blockbuster film … watch scores of financial indices … analyze gigabytes of geophysical data … or design the next-generation hybrid automobile.
With 80 PLUS efficiency power supplies standard, new HP Workstations deliver more performance with less energy.
The HP xw4550 Workstation offers uniquely affordable workstation power. With its second-generation AMD Opteron processor, the HP xw4550 makes ISV-certified workstation technology available at a compelling price.
The Intel-based HP xw4600 Workstation powers up with next-generation performance technologies, expandability options for a longer lifecycle and reliability you can count on.
Go with power! Heavy-duty performance and lightweight design (starting at just 6.1 pounds) make the HP Compaq 8510w Mobile Workstation an excellent on-the-move computational and visualization tool.
Redefining power on the go, the sleek HP Compaq 8710w Mobile Workstation combines NVIDIA's next-gen graphics controller with Intel Core Duo 2(6) processors and a 17-inch diagonal screen.
Converge and conquer your workday!
Do you juggle a cell phone, MP3 player, digital camera, PDA, GPS and other devices when you're on the go? The HP iPAQ 600 Series Business Navigator combines several of these capabilities into one, state-of-the-art converged device.
Mobilize business productivity with the large 4-inch VGA screen on the new HP iPAQ 200 Series Enterprise Handheld, offering Wi-Fi(7) connectivity and a great value.
The HP iPAQ 100 Series Classic Handheld is a thin, great-looking personal digital assistant to help keep you organized, productive and Wi-Fi(7) connected to your work or digital entertainment.
With these new HP solutions, you can have just what you need to show them what you've got at home, at work or on the go. Start showing your personal best today!
Expected availability of HP products*
Home, home office and on the road
HP Blackbird 002 Gaming System: August 2007
HP Pavilion Elite m9000 PC: October 2007
HP Digital Picture Frames: October 2007
HP iPAQ 300 Series Travel Companion: September 2007
HP Business Desktops
HP Compaq dc7800 Business Desktop PC: Available now
HP Integrated Work Center: Available now
HP L1706i and L1906i Flat Panel Monitors: Available now
HP Business Notebooks
HP Compaq 6820s Notebook PC: Available now in North America and EMEA
HP Compaq 6720s Notebook PC: Available now
HP Compaq 2710 Tablet: October 2007
HP xw4550 Workstation: September 2007
HP xw4600 Workstation: October 2007
HP iPAQ 600 Series Business Navigator: November 2007
HP iPAQ 200 Series Enterprise Handheld: October 2007
HP iPAQ 100 Series Classic Handheld: September 2007
* Unless otherwise noted, U.S. availability only. Availability will vary per region.
||Wireless home network sold separately. Internet access sold separately.|
||Requires digital media adapter.|
||Availability of signals limited by the strength and accessibility of the originating TV signal, location and other factors. Performance issues may arise, and do not constitute defects in the product. High definition (HD) source content varies and will depend on source input, signal, aspect ratio and other factors. HD content may require separately purchased service contract or other fees. HD content may not be available in your service area, check with service provider.|
||80 percent power supply optional. |
||SURVEYOR licenses must be purchased separately and are available as an option from HP.|
||Dual Core is a new technology designed to improve performance of multithreaded software products and hardware-aware multitasking operating systems and may require appropriate operating system software for full benefit. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology.|
64-bit computing on Intel architecture requires a computer system with a processor, chipset, BIOS, operating system, device drivers and applications enabled for Intel® 64 architecture. Processors will not operate (including 32-bit operation) without an Intel 64 architecture-enabled BIOS. Performance will vary depending on your hardware and software configurations. See www.intel.com/info/em64t for more information.
||A standard WLAN infrastructure, other Bluetooth-enabled devices, separately purchased equipment, and a service contract with a wireless airtime provider may be required for applicable wireless communication. Wireless Internet use requires a separately purchased service contract. Check with service provider for availability and coverage in your area. Not all web content available.|