HP Pavilion Media Center m8100n review: HP Pavilion Media Center m8100n

Multitasking test (in seconds)
(Shorter bars indicate better performance)
simultaneous McAfee AntiVirus scan, DivX 6.1 video encode, .CAB file extraction  
Dell XPS 710
336 
HP Pavilion Media Center m8120n
613 
Gateway DX430
1,059 

Adobe Photoshop CS2 image-processing test (in seconds)
(Shorter bars indicate better performance)
Dell XPS 710
129 
HP Pavilion Media Center m8120n
179 

Apple iTunes encoding test (in seconds)
(Shorter bars indicate better performance)
Dell XPS 710
147 
HP Pavilion Media Center m8120n
171 

Cinebench 9.5
(Longer bars indicate better performance)
Rendering multiple CPUs  
Rendering single CPU  
Dell XPS 710
1,309 
429 
HP Pavilion Media Center m8120n
1,241 
400 
Dell Inspiron 531
709 
384 
Gateway DX430
654 
354 

Quake 4 performance (in frames per second)
(Longer bars indicate better performance)
1,024x768 (4X AA, 8X AF)  
Dell XPS 710
107.5 
Gateway DX430
93.5 
HP Pavilion Media Center m8120n
15.5 

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System configurations:

Dell Inspiron 531
Windows Vista Home Premium; 2.6GHz AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+; 2GB 667MHz DDR2 SDRAM; 256MB Nvidia GeForce 8600 GT graphics card; 250GB 7,200 rpm Western Digital hard drive

Dell XPS 710
Windows XP Professional SP2; 2.66GHz Intel Core 2 Duo X6800; 2,048MB DDR2 SDRAM 667MHz; (2) 512MB Nvidia GeForce 7950 GX2 (Quad SLI); (2) 150GB Western Digital 10,000rpm Serial ATA/150 hard drives (RAID 0); 750GB Seagate 7,200rpm Serial ATA hard drive

Gateway DX430X
Windows Vista Home Premium; 2.13GHz Intel Core 2 Duo E6420; 2GB 667MHz DDR2 SDRAM; 320MB Nvidia GeForce 8800 GTS graphics card; 500GB 7,200 rpm Seagate hard drive

HP Pavilion Media Center m8120n
Windows Vista Home Premium; 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600; 3GB 1,066MHz DDR2 SDRAM; 128MB Nvidia GeForce 7350 LE graphics card; two 320GB 7,200 rpm Hitachi hard drives

Velocity Micro ProMagix E2035
Windows Vista Home Premium; 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo E6600; 2GB 667MHz DDR2 SDRAM; 512MB Nvidia GeForce 8600 GT graphics card; 320GB 7,200 rpm Hitachi hard drive

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HP Pavilion Media Center TV m8100n - Athlon 64 X2 5600+ 2.8 GHz

Part Number: GC673AA#ABA Released: Jun 25, 2007

MSRP: $899.99

See manufacturer website for availability.

Quick Specifications See All

  • Release date Jun 25, 2007
  • Graphics Processor NVIDIA GeForce 6150 SE shared video memory (UMA)
  • Capacity 1 x 500 GB
  • OS Provided Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Monitor Type None.