For casual PC users, building a new PC from scratch is a lot like trying to find a needle in a haystack in the middle of the night: you donâ€™t know where to start and you canâ€™t see where youâ€™re going.
Fortunately, HP is here to help those who want to create the computer they can tailor to their needs, but havenâ€™t got a clue where to start. Start with the HP dx2250 RT878UT desktop PC bundle: a powerful starterâ€™s package that is easy to upgrade. It comes with the HP guarantee that it will exceed your expectations for excellent value
AMD Powered Desktop Takes the Guesswork out of New PCs
The HP dx2250 RT878UT is a desktop PC that offers power for immediate use. Most importantly, it’s easily expandable for the demanding computing needs of the future. First off, the package includes an AMD Athlon 64 3800+ processor, which has a clock speed of 2.4 GHz. This processor has enough processing power to breeze through common programs such as productivity software, Internet applications and digital media. Furthermore, the HP dx2250 RT878UT has 512 MB of fast DDR2 RAM. Equipped with a versatile and capable motherboard, youâ€™ll be able to freely add more RAM if needed.
The HP dx2250 RT878UT comes packed with the highly regarded Windows XP Professional OS. This operating system has been tried and tested many years before, and even with the arrival of newer operating systems, Windows XP Professional is still a great choice.
Just as we need fast processors and RAM to run our advanced programs smoothly, we also need sufficient storage disks. The HP dx2250 RT878UT comes with an 80 gigabyte hard disk, which can store thousands of pictures, mp3s, videos and other documents. This desktop PC uses the SATA hard disk interface, which is currently one of the most advanced for the consumer market. This ensures youâ€™ll be able to use hard disks with large capacities when the time comes to upgrade. Additionally, this desktop PC boasts a DVD-ROM drive that can read all sorts of DVD and CD formats.
The HP dx2250 RT878UT isnâ€™t one to forget about a capable display solution. It comes with a sleek and slim HP 17â€ LCD monitor. Without going into detail, this monitor displays all your images beautifully. Movies look crisp and vivid, and games look brilliant as well. It even has icon-based on-screen display controls that makes image and color adjustment a very easy task. It feels sturdy and durable; it will serve you for many years, even when used for hours on end.
As we’ve mentioned, the HP dx2250 RT878UT shines in expandability. It can support two internal 3.5-inch and two 5.25-inch drive bays for extra storage disks. It also has two PCI Express slots, a PCI Express x1 slot, and a PCI Express x16 slot, which means youâ€™ll have the option to choose from a variety of graphics card. Last but not the least, it has six high-speed USB ports for attaching a variety of USB-enabled devices such as input devices, flash memory, MP3 players, and a lot more. This level of expandability reaffirms the value of the HP dx2250 RT878UT.
So if youâ€™ve wanted to get a new system, try the HP dx2250 RT878UT. It offers enough computing power right out of the box, and impressive expandability. Combined with its very attractive price tag of under $500, you simply canâ€™t go wrong with this package.
Contributed by Daniel Gonzales, Product Reviewer