Press Release: 05 February 2008

HP Launched HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series to Deliver Top Design and Innovative Computing Lifestyle

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Designed for the elite consumers, HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series features two kinds of the latest Quad processor in the market, completely upgrading the computing performance of multimedia and multi-tasking. Its extra large hard drive capacity allows users to store different types of multimedia files. HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series supports both Blue-Ray and HD DVD high definition playing and HDMI, delivering the latest advancements in high definition digital entertainment and providing consumers with a high definition home theater experience.

HP, the No. 1 PC vendor globally1, continues to deliver rich and personal life-style computing experiences to consumers with the launch of the HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series. Designed for the elite consumers, HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series features two kinds of the latest Quad processor in the market, completely upgrading the computing performance of multimedia and multi-tasking. Its extra large hard drive capacity allows users to store different types of multimedia files. HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series supports both Blue-Ray and HD DVD high definition playing and HDMI, delivering the latest advancements in high definition digital entertainment and providing consumers with a high definition home theater experience.


"HP's innovation revolves around users' life. The HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series is HP's latest breakthrough inspired by the elite consumers' penchant for performance and appreciation for the finer things in life. Beyond performance finesse, this elite PC breaks new ground with one-touch HP Easy Backup - an HP proprietary feature, meaningful innovations and 'everything where you need it' design features that exemplify perceptive attunement to the needs and personal style of the elite consumers," said Benny Wong, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Personal Systems Group, HP Hong Kong.

View, Sound, Touch Enjoyments - Home Theater Revolution


Meeting the penchant for performance, the HP HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series is a premium, high-performance PC for high activity usage to create and watch high definition digital content, play the latest video games and for multimedia work. High-definition (HD) digital entertainment, digital photography and immersive mainstream gaming experiences are powered by the latest AMD Phenom / Intel® Core™2 Quad processor and high-performance best-in-class NVIDIA graphics card to enhance multi-tasking, TV, music, movies, photos and immersive gaming experiences. With dual format blue-laser combo drive, consumers can enjoy high-definition content in both Blu-ray and HD DVD formats.


To satisfy users' demand for television entertainment, HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series is equipped with a TV tuner card with 1000GB high capacity hard drive, allowing users for storing TV programs in hard drive or DVDs, just like a high capacity hard drive recorder. The premium performance PC also allows for convenient storage and transfer of precious memories, music and more with the HP Personal and Pocket Media Drive (PMD) bays. Coupled with Blue-ray / HD DVD hard disk drives, HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series affords limitless expandability options.


Akin to HP Pavilion Media Center PC, the HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series also features a one-hub remote control, introducing a revolutionary concept of digital entertainment to the home. Users can just sit back and relax on the sofa and control the home entertainment system at ease.


HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series breaks new ground with one-touch HP Easy Backup – an HP proprietary feature that instantly backs up users' digital content with a single touch. Consumers can also enjoy the flexibility of scheduling automatic backup routines, when and how they need it with the HP Easy Backup software.


HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series not only possesses strong features with outstanding performance, but also unique design. Featuring the HP Imprint – Wave, together with the backlit HP logo, HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series delivers an attractive power. It is also designed to exude sophistication in the modern living room of the elite consumers with the LED light - showing wireless and bluetooth connecting status that exemplify perceptive attunement to the needs and personal style of the elite consumer.


Paired with HP's latest space saving 22- and 24-inch HDMI-enabled widescreen monitors, immersive high-definition digital entertainment, digital photography and mainstream gaming is further redefined with this ultimate home digital entertainment powerhouse.

Delivering on HP Design & Innovation


HP has actualized personal design preferences of consumers in "everything where your need it" meaningful design innovations. For ease of use, the one-touch HP Easy Backup is located conveniently on the chassis' front bezel. The HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series also features top-mounted power on/off button, a 15-in-1 card reader with built in IR-receiver and front AV I/O ports. And for that extra touch, the HP Personal Media Drive and Pocket Media Drives slot ergonomically and space-savingly into bays located at the front of the chassis.


To reduce desktop clutter, the Universal Technology Pad has been designed to function as a recessed area on the top of the PC. Portable music player, cell phone, camera, portable hard disc drive or other cable connected devices can now be placed space-savingly for convenient connectivity and access. Built-in WLAN antennas and a wireless keyboard and mouse further offer a truly wireless experience.

Connecting with the consumer on a personal basis at every level of consumer interaction, HP has designed every detail of the HP Pavilion Elite m9100 Home PC Series right down to its packaging with the consumer in mind. The premium entertainment PC boasts a new and unique packaging that is easy to carry, unpack and repack.

Price and specifications:


HP Pavilion m9188hk Home PC features:


  • Intel® CoreTM 2 Duo Processor Q6600 (2.4GHz)
    • 8MB L2 Cache Memory and 1066MHz FSB
  • Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium preloaded (Traditional Chinese)
  • 4096MB DDR2 RAM (800MHz) (4 x 1GB)
  • 1000GB (7200RPM) hard drive, 3G Serial ATA
  • nVIDIA GeForce 8500GT 3D PCI Express graphic card (with 512MB individual memory, up to 1791MB Window Vista® TAG memory ), HDMI and DVI, support HDCP
  • Blue-Ray and HD DVD dual read combo, SuperMulti (Double Layer) Drive with LightScribe
  • Integrated Intel High Definition Audio, 7.1 Surround Sound Ready
  • Digital Media Reader: supporting CompactFlash Type I/II, SmartMedia (SM), Secure Digital (SD), Memory Stick/Memory Stick Pro (MS/MS PRO), Micro Drive, miniSD, MS Duo, MS Duo Pro, RSMMC, MMC+, MMC Mobile
  • TV Tuner
  • HP Personal and Pocket Media Drive bays
  • 10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet, 802.11b/g, Bluetooth 2.0
  • HP Media Center Remote Controller, wireless keyboard and wireless mouse
  • HK$15,998 (with 22-inch LCD Monitor)

HP Pavilion m9158hk Home PC features:


  • AMD PhenomTM Processor 9500+ (2.2GHz)
    • Hyper TransportTM Technology
    • 2MB L2 Cache Memory 2MB Shared L3 Cache memory, up to 3000MHz
      SB
  • Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium (Traditional Chinese / English)
    2048MB DDR2 RAM (800MHz) (2 x 1GB)
  • 640GB (2 x 320GB) 7200RPM hard drive, 3G Serial ATA
  • nVIDIA GeForce 8500GT 3D PCI Express graphic card (with 512MB individual memory, up to 1279MB Window Vista® TAG memory ), HDMI and DVI, support HDCP
  • Blue-Ray and HD DVD dual read combo, SuperMulti (Double Layer) Drive with LightScribe
  • Integrated Intel High Definition Audio, 7.1 Surround Sound Ready
  • Digital Media Reader: supporting CompactFlash Type I/II, SmartMedia (SM), Secure Digital (SD), Memory Stick/Memory Stick Pro (MS/MS PRO), Micro Drive, miniSD, MS Duo, MS Duo Pro, RSMMC, MMC+, MMC Mobile
  • TV Tuner
  • HP Personal and Pocket Media Drive bays
  • 10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet, 802.11b/g, Bluetooth 2.0
  • HP Media Center Remote Controller, wireless keyboard and wireless mouse
  • HK$13,998 (with 22-inch LCD Monitor)


About HP


HP focuses on simplifying technology experiences for all of its customers – from individual consumers to the largest businesses. With a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure, HP is among the world's largest IT companies, with revenue totaling US$104.3 billion for the four fiscal quarters ended Oct. 31, 2007. More information about HP (NYSE: HPQ) is available at www.hp.com.hk.


1 HP is the No.1 best seller in four consecutive quarters in Home PC category in Hong Kong, as reported by IDC 2007 third quarter Asia Pacific Personal PC market tracker report.


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