Pricing for the HP Vectra commercial VE, VL, and VA PCs will now begin as low as $1,110, and the HP Vectra XM, XA, and XU computers will start at $1,558. Prices for the HP Vectra 500 Series small-business PCs will start at $1,171.
For instance, the VE 5/100, with a 100-MHz Pentium processor, a 850MB hard disk drive, and 16MB of RAM, will plummet 24 percent to $1,226 from $1,612.
The VL 5/120 with a 120MHz Pentium processor, a 1.28GB hard disk drive, 16MB of RAM, and a 256K level-2 cache, will fall to $1,486 from $1,809, a drop of 18 percent.
The Vectra small office 510MCx with a 133MHz Pentium processor, 1.2GB hard disk drive, 8MB of RAM, a 28.8-kbps modem, and an 8X CD-ROM, was reduced to $1,647 from $1,871, a decline of 12 percent.
The XA 6/180 with a 180MHz Pentium Pro processor, a 2.5GB hard disk drive, 32MB of RAM, a 256K level-2 cache, and an 8X CD-ROM drive will tumble to $3,081 from $3,512, a decrease of 14 percent.