Press Release: 22. May 2009

New Range of Pavilion dv Series Notebooks Set to Deliver Greater Entertainment and Choice to Consumers

From the slim and lightweight HP Pavilion dv2 to the robust and power-packed HP Pavilion dv7, the range brings together a full spectrum of multimedia technologies and proprietary innovations including HP MediaSmart and HP ProtectSmart. Unique to the HP Pavilion dv series, each notebook also sports a lustrous glossy finishing in a choice of stunning Espresso Black or Moonlight White HP Imprints.
 
Especially noteworthy is the HP Pavilion dv3 Entertainment Notebook PC. With a 13.3-inch diagonal LED widescreen display and the new 16:9 aspect ratio, consumers can enjoy High-Definition content in its native format without the hassle of re-scaling. The high-speed eSATA interface also enables swift and easy connection, access and data transfer to external storage devices.
 
“HP is in touch with the evolving aspirations of customers, and we are pushing the boundaries of design and innovation to deliver on the wants of consumers today," said Serena Yong, HP Singapore, Personal Systems Group “With this launch, we are taking the next big step to deliver a
full range of performance-centric yet stylish computing options to complement every personality, lifestyle and budget.”
 
Built to deliver the ultimate in entertainment computing experiences, the HP Pavilion dv Series is equipped with HP’s proprietary MediaSmart software and High-Definition playback(1) through internal or external Blu-Ray optical drives. With a variety of high-capacity hard drive options – up to 500 gigabytes, and even 1 terabyte on the HP Pavilion dv7(2) – consumers can take even the largest digital libraries with them on-the-go, with the added assurance that their hard drives are protected from damage with HP’s ProtectSmart software. Applications like Windows Vista® further ensure that consumers have the tools they need to be productive at work and at play.
 
The five HP Pavilion dv Series Entertainment Notebook PC models are as follows:
 
Lean but Loaded - HP Pavilion dv2 Entertainment Notebook PC
  • Dreams come true with the stunning yet surprisingly affordable HP Pavilion dv2 Entertainment Notebook PC. At just under 1-inch thin and starting at 1.64 kilos(3), the compact HP Pavilion dv2 brings High-Definition(1) and discrete graphics to life with a breakthrough, energy efficient AMD Athlon™ Neo Processor-based platform with ATI Radeon™ X1250 integrated graphics, and optional ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 3410 discrete graphics(5).
 
Power meets Portability - HP Pavilion dv3 Entertainment Notebook PC
  • The HP Pavilion dv3 Entertainment Notebook PC is built for maximum performance on-the-go with an Intel® Dual Core™ or Core™ 2 Duo Processor(4), Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD and nVIDIA GeForce G 105M with up to 512 MB of dedicated video. Measuring just 1.3-inches thin, the HP Pavilion dv3 houses a 13.3-inch diagonal HP LED BrightView display and built-in optical drive. Other high-end entertainment features include a Super-Multi DVD player, 5-in-1 integrated Digital Media Reader for ease of viewing and transferring files, an HP Mobile Remote control, SRS Premium Sound™ for optimal audio performance, and an USB/eSATA combination port with 3 USB ports that is six times faster than USB interfaces to provide effortless connection, access and transfer of data to external storage devices.
 
Performance at its Best - HP Pavilion dv7 Entertainment Notebook PC
  • The HP Pavilion dv7 Entertainment Notebook PC delivers everything action seekers demand. With a 17.3-inch diagonal WXGA and High-Definition(1) BrightView widescreen display and flush 16:9 panel, the HP Pavilion dv7 provides a home-theatre style experience with Blu-Ray playback, triple bass Subwoofer audio speakers and an optional HP integrated HDTV(1) hybrid TV tuner. Able to support up to 1 terabyte of hard drive space via two 500 gigabyte drives, the HP notebook also delivers up to three times the performance of previous generations of graphic cards, the ATI Radeon™ HD4650(5)  with up to 1 gigabyte discrete memory.
 
All HP Pavilion dv Series Entertainment Notebook PCs are ENERGY STAR® qualified and EPEAT™ Silver registered.
 
Pricing and availability
  • The HP Pavilion dv2 in Espresso black is available in Singapore and is retailing from S$1,299 (including GST) while the HP Pavilion dv2 in Moonlight white will be available in Singapore from 30 April 2009 S$1,399 (including GST)
  • The HP Pavilion dv3 Entertainment Notebooks starts at S$2,099 for the dv3-2010TX and from S$2,299 for the dv3-2011TX s available in Singapore now.
  • The HP Pavilion dv7 Entertainment Notebook starts at S$2,999 for the dv7-2002TX and is available in Singapore now
         More information can be found at www.hp.com/apac/homenotebooks.
 
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(1) HD content required to view HD images.
(2) For hard drives, 1 GB =1 billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less.
(3) Actual weight may vary.
(4) Dual/Quad/Triple Core is designed to improve performance of certain software products. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology. Dual/quad/triple-core processing available with AMD technology is designed to improve performance of this system. Given the wide range of software applications available, performance of a system including a 64-bit operating system will vary.
(5) ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD Premium graphics are optional, and not a platform requirement.
(6) Estimated street prices. Pricing and availability may vary.
 
Windows Vista® is a trademark of the Microsoft group of companies.
 
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