HolidayBuyer's Guide

HP Compaq dx2300 Microtower Series Specifications

HP Compaq dx2300 Microtower

Part Number: RT842UT#ABA

General

  • Desktop type
    Vista certified system, Budget desktop system
  • Type
    Personal computer
  • Windows Vista Certification
    Windows Vista Capable
  • Recommended Use
    corporate business, small business
  • Product Form Factor
    Micro tower
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Built-in Devices
    speaker
  • Manufacturer
    HP

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Pentium 4 631 / 3 GHz
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    800 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 946GZ Express
  • Processor Main Features
    Hyper-Threading Technology
  • Processor Socket
    LGA775 Socket

Cache Memory

  • Installed Size
    L2 cache - 2 MB
  • Cache Per Processor
    2 MB
  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Per Processor Size
    2 MB
  • Installed Size
    2 MB

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    2 GB
  • Form Factor
    DIMM 240-pin
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    0

Storage

  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-300
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    48x (CD) / 16x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    48x
  • Rewrite Speed
    32x

RAM

  • Installed Size
    1 GB / 2 GB (max)
  • Memory Speed
    667 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC2-5300
  • Features
    dual channel memory architecture
  • Configuration Features
    2 x 512 MB
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    1 GB
  • Data Integrity Check
    non-ECC
  • Rated Memory Speed
    667 MHz

Environmental Parameters

  • Environmental standards
    EPA Energy Star
  • Humidity Range Operating
    10 - 90%
  • Sound Emission
    32 dBA

Display

  • Type
    none.

Audio & Video

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 4.0

Hard Drive

  • Type
    HDD
  • Capacity
    1 x 80 GB
  • Interface Type
    SATA 3Gb/s
  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Interface Class
    Serial ATA
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    80 GB

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, mouse

Storage Controller

  • Type
    1 x SATA - integrated
  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-300
  • Type
    Serial ATA
  • Installed Qty
    1

Hard Drive (3rd)

  • Type
    none

Processor

  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Type
    Pentium 4
  • Processor Number
    631
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    3 GHz

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    CD-RW / DVD
  • Type
    CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo
  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Storage Removable

  • Type
    none

Header

  • Brand
    HP
  • Product Line
    HP Compaq Business Desktop
  • Model
    dx2300
  • Localization
    French, English
  • Country Kits
    United States, Canada
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet
  • Remote Management Protocol
    DMI 2.0
  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Compliant Standards
    IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u
  • Ethernet Controller(s)
    Intel PRO/100 VE
  • Features
    Wake on LAN (WoL)

Monitor

  • Monitor Type
    None.

Miscellaneous

  • Features
    boot without keyboard or mouse
  • Windows Vista Certification
    Windows Vista Capable
  • Compliant Standards
    ACPI, APM 1.2
  • Manufacturer Selling Program
    HP Smart Buy

System

  • Type
    personal computer
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    80 GB

Graphics Controller

  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 3000 Dynamic Video Memory Technology 4.0
  • Video Interfaces
    VGA

Chassis

  • Form Factor
    micro tower
  • Manufacturer Form Factor
    micro tower
  • Built-in Devices
    speaker

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    6.9 in
  • Depth
    16.4 in
  • Height
    13.9 in

Mainboard

  • Processor Socket
    LGA775 Socket
  • Data Bus Speed
    800 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 946GZ Express

Audio Output

  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Sound Output Mode
    stereo
  • Compliant Standards
    High Definition Audio

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Printer

  • Type
    none

Environmental Standards

  • ENERGY STAR Certified
    Yes

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Bays
    2 (total) / 1 (free) x external 5.25" x 1/2H
    1 (total) / 1 (free) x external 3.5" x 1/3H
    2 (total) / 1 (free) x internal 3.5" x 1/3H
  • Slots
    1 (total) / 0 (free) x CPU
    2 (total) / 0 (free) x DIMM 240-pin
    1 (total) / 1 (free) x PCI - full-height
    2 (total) / 2 (free) x PCIe x1 - full-height
    1 (total) / 1 (free) x PCIe x16 - full-height

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor
    micro tower
  • Weight
    21.16 lbs

Power

  • Type
    power supply
  • Min Operating Temperature
    50 °F
  • Nominal Voltage
    AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows Vista
  • OS Provided
    Microsoft Windows Vista Business
  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 3000
  • Graphics Processor Series
    Intel GMA
  • Video Interfaces
    VGA

Video Memory

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 4.0

General

  • Manufacturer
    HP

Where to Buy

HP Compaq dx2300 Microtower

Part Number: RT842UT#ABA

MSRP: $629.00

Visit manufacturer site for details.