Designed for powerful performance and elegance
Get serious about computing with the HP Pavilion Elite e9280, a stylish, high-performance PC for your most demanding digital tasks. Premium performance levels enable an enhanced experience whether you're working, e-mailing, editing photos or videos, gaming or connecting with friends online(10). The HP Pavilion Elite e9280's flexibility and expandability let you add devices and features to support your growing needs. The elegant, chrome-accented design is sure to attract attention in any home or office decor.
- Handles multiple demanding projects easily and simultaneously
- The HP Personal Media Drive bay provides unlimited storage expansion.
- Top-positioned power button enables convenient use
- Press the HP Easy Backup button and instantly back-up your files
- Keeps peripherals safe on the landing pad for electronic devices
- Backed by HP's award-winning Total Care support and services
- The front-panel 15-in-1 memory card reader makes it easy to transfer photos, music, and other files to and from your digital camera and other peripheral devices.
- The SuperMulti DVD burner with LightScribe technology lets you create custom, silkscreen-quality labels and artwork directly onto LightScribe-enabled CD and DVD discs.(6)
- The Pavilion Elite PC also features a built-in wireless antenna for Wireless LAN 802.11a/b/g/n networking.(19)
HP Exclusive MediaSmart Software Suite 3.0
- One stop for all your multimedia and entertainment
- Discover and enjoy your digital world
- Share and browse your personal memories via Snapfish by HP.(10)
- Burn your music(13), slideshows & playlists to DVDs for sharing or saving.
- Add your favorite music as background to your photo slideshows.Your PC, your way, with HP & Windows 7(1)
Windows 7 makes everyday tasks simple - and makes new things possible.
- HP Advisor PC Discovery gives you access to software and services you need to get the most out of your Windows 7 HP PC.
- HP Support Assistant provides a rich set of troubleshooting tools to solve Windows 7 HP PC problems faster
- HP Advisor Dock lets you customize your Windows 7 desktop so you can find what you want faster
Service and support
HP stands behind our products and protects your investment with award-winning service and support available around the clock by phone, e-mail, and online.(10)
- HP Total Care offers expert assistance 24 x 7: - Toll-free telephone support at 1.800.HP.INVENT
(1.800.474.6836) in English and Spanish in the United States or English and French in Canada. - Real-time online chat. - E-mail, usually answered within one hour.
- A desktop icon offers one-click access to online technical support, troubleshooting and downloads.
- Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit - makes everyday tasks simple - and makes new things possible.(1)
- Intel Core i7-920 Processor(2)
- 1MB L2 + 8MB shared L3 cache with QPI Technology
- Intel X58 Express Chipset
- 9GB PC3-8500 DDR3 SDRAM memory (3x2048MB and 3x1024MB for ultimate performance) (expandable to 24GB)
- 1 Terabyte 7200RPM Serial ATA hard drive(4)(5)
- SuperMulti DVD Burner with LightScribe Technology(6) Write: 16x max DVD?R, 12x max DVD?R DL, 8x max DVD+RW, 6x max DVD-RW, 12x max DVD-RAM, 40x max CD-R, 32x max CD-RW. Read: 16x max DVD-ROM, 40x CD-ROM(6)
- ATI RadeonTM HD 4850 graphics card with 1GB dedicated graphics memory, 2 DVI ports and support for Microsoft DirectX 10.1.
- 10/100/1000Base-T network interface
- Wireless LAN 802.11a/b/g/n(19)
- High Definition Audio, 8 speaker configurable
- 6 DIMM (240-pin, DDR3) (occupied)
- 1 PCI Express x4 (one available)(24)
- 1 PCI Express x1 (one available)(24)
- 2 PCI Express x16 (one available)(24)
- 2 external 5.25 inch (one available)
- 1 external 3.5 inch (one available)
- 2 internal 3.5 inch (one available)
- 1 external PMD bay (one available)(21)
- Front panel 15-in-1 memory card reader: supports SmartMedia, xD, MultiMedia Card, Secure Digital (SD), Mini Secure Digital, Compact Flash I, Compact Flash II, IBM Microdrive, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro Duo, RSMMC, MMC Mobile, MMC+
- 4 USB 2.0 ports (Back)
- 3 USB 2.0 ports (Front)
- 2 eSATA ports (Back)
- 1 1394 port (Back)
- Headphone; Microphone
- Digital Audio Out; LAN; Microphone/Line-in/Line-out; Rear speaker-out; Side speaker out; Center (subwoofer) (Back)
- 2 DVI ports available on the graphics card
MOUSE AND KEYBOARD
- HP USB keyboard
- HP USB optical mouse
- Unpackaged: 7.05 inch (W) x 16.85 inch (L/D) x 15.79 inch (H) approx.
- Packaged: 11.42 inch (W) X 19.69 inch (L/D) x 20.32 inch (H) approx.
- Unpackaged: 13.00 lbs. approx.
- Packaged: 15.75 lbs. approx.
WARRANTY AND SUPPORT
- Warranty Options: -1 year limited hardware warranty and 1 year software support, offering 24x7 technical assistance available online(10) or toll-free by phone -Service Delivery: Customer Replaceable Parts; Return to hp for repair; Authorized Service Provider.
- Support Options: -Desktop icon provides one click access to built-in desktop Help and Support
Center. -Easy, online access to questions, answers and troubleshooting information via hp.com/support
- Direct, knowledgeable assistance available 24/7 toll-free by phone.
- Extended Service Plans: -You can choose from a variety of Extended Service Plans from HP to meet
your individual needs by calling 1-866-234-1377 or by going to hp.com/go/totalcare
SOFTWARE PHOTO AND VIDEO
- HP MediaSmart Software Suite: Your one-stop multimedia & entertainment center to create photo slideshows, share personal videos, listen to your favorite music playlists & watch DVD movies
- Cyberlink DVD Suite Deluxe: Automatically fix and edit videos and create CDs and DVDs. Edit, burn and archive data to discs.(13)
- Microsoft Works 9: Includes a word processor, spreadsheet, database and calendar
- Microsoft Office Home and Student Edition 2007 Trial: 60-day trial version(14)
- HP Total Care Advisor 3.2: HP Advisor makes your PC easier to use -view your status at a glance, access support, discover more ways to use your PC, and navigate easily to your favorite software and services.
- Norton Internet Security 2009: Protect your PC out of the box (60 days of complimentary live updates)(11)
- HP Easy Backup - backs up your personal files, including photos, music, video, emails, bookmarks and documents
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