Boasting of an impressively compact design, the HP Pavilion Mini is a mini desktop PC that is designed to deliver for work and play. HP says it is designed to deliver “big power without the large tower”. HP Pavilion Mini is a redefinition of desktop computing with a powerful 4th-generation Intel Core processor, dual display support and spacious storage all in one small, stylish package.
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HP Pavilion Mini shows off a very compact profile, with a dimension of 5.71 x 14.6 x 14.6 cm. You can easily conceal the device behind a monitor while in use without most people noticing it, except for its separate power unit, which you would probably want to hide from view.
The HP Pavilion Mini desktop has a polycarbonate chassis with a nice silver or snow-white finish. It comes with a wireless keyboard and mouse that enable you enjoy the full benefits of a regular desktop.
Hardware and Software
Equipped with Intel Pentium or 4th-generation Intel Core i3 processor, HP Pavilion Mini is engineered for impressive responsiveness and speeds that get demanding tasks done with relative ease.
HP Pavilion Mini has 4GB of on-board RAM which should enable the processor perform well when it comes to multitasking. If you want more the compact desktop can support up to 16GB of RAM. Graphics is taken care of by integrated Intel HD Graphics on the miniature desktop PC, which runs on the Windows 8.1 operating system.
Other Specs and Features
HP Pavilion Mini boasts dual monitor support for a well-rounded desktop experience. The energy-efficient PC is powered by a 45-watt battery. A 5,400rpm 1TB hard drive or a 7200 rpm 500GB hard drive is provided, supplying ample space for all your movies, songs and photos for non-stop entertainment.
Available ports and interfaces on the HP Pavilion Mini include two USB 2.0 ports, two USB 3.0 ports, a DisplayPort, an Ethernet port, a headphone/microphone port and a 3-in-1 card reader.
There is also an HDMI OUT port to allow you stream content onto a monitor or a compatible TV. Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n is provided for wireless connectivity.
Pricing and availability
HP Pavilion Mini media centre PCs are not yet available in Nigeria. HP Pavilion Mini price in Nigeria is expected to start at around N65,000, depending on your location and the configuration of the desktop.
HP Pavilion Mini Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP Pavilion Mini Desktop:
- OS: Windows 8.1 (64 bit)
- Processor: Intel Core i3 or Pentium
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics
- Memory: 4GB RAM, supports up to 16GB RAM
- Colours: Snow White
- Dimension: 5.71 x 14.6 x 14.6 cm
- Weight: –
Display & Keyboard
- Display: Buy Separately (or use any compatible monitor or TV)
- Keyboard: Yes, wireless keyboard included
- Pointing Device: Yes, wireless mouse included
- Built-in Storage: 7200 rpm 500GB or 5400 rpm 1TB hard drive
- Optical Storage: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: No, can add via USB
- USB 3.0: Yes, 2 port
- USB 2.0: Yes, 2 ports
- DisplayPort: Yes, 1 port
- HDMI: Yes, 1 Port
- VGA: –
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes, 1 port
- SD Slot: Yes
- Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0
- Infrared Reciever: No
- Voltage: –
- Frequency: –
- Maximum Continiuos Power: –