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HP Chromebox 2 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.1GHz 4GB 16GB SSD

2 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.1GHz 4GB Dec 2014
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HP Computers Have Good Reviews

HP is one of the better rated desktop computer brands according to average user and expert reviews, and HP also has good reviews for its few processor core computers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This personal computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to it.

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4.3 On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version

This desktop computer supports a 4.3 on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version, which is the most commonly supported on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version on few processor core computers that were launched more than a year ago.

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Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The HP Chromebox is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port PC. Most of the other PCs of this age and type have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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SSD Storage Medium

The Chromebox has an SSD storage medium which is faster than the HDD storage medium found on most few processor core computers that have been available for a comparable time to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store information in transistors on a circuit board rather than on optical or magnetic media. This has the advantage of being much faster than a traditional HDD drive.

An SSD storage medium is in fact the best storage speed across all PCs of this age and spec.

Across comparable types of desktop computer the worst storage speed is HDD.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This PC has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many personal computers of a similar spec and age to it.

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DDR3L-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

The Chromebox has a DDR3L-SDRAM internal memory type which is newer than the DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type found on most few processor core computers that have been available for around the same time as it. Across all similar spec desktop computers that are a comparable age to the Chromebox the worst internal memory type is DDR3-SDRAM and the best is DDR4-SDRAM.

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Supports One Compatible Memory Card

The Chromebox has a greater number of compatible memory card than most similar spec computers that were released more than a year ago. This desktop computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory card supported by similar spec personal computers that have been around for more than a year.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

Most few processor core computers that have been available for more than a year have between one and five USB 3.0 ports, including the Chromebox which has four USB 3.0 ports.

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Very Big Processor Cache

At 4 megabytes, the HP Chromebox has a quite big processor cache compared to most of the other PCs of this type and age. The smallest processor cache of few processor core computers that were released one year ago is 1MB and the biggest is 4MB.

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Has One Memory Slot

The number of memory slots found on the Chromebox is more than most desktop computers of a similar age and type to it. The most commonly found memory slot is 2x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this desktop computer. The memory slots 2x SO-DIMM are also found on this computer.

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Very Short

The HP Chromebox is one of the shorter few processor core computers that came out more than a year ago (only 39 millimeters) amongst few processor core computers of this age. Across all the desktop computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Chromebox the heights range from 27mm to 500mm, and the average height is 190mm.

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Very Shallow

The average depth of personal computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Chromebox is 270mm, and the depths range from 33mm to 1,100mm. The HP Chromebox is one of the shallower desktop computers that were launched around the same time as the Chromebox (only 124 millimeters) amongst few processor core computers of this age.

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Very Light

The average weight of PCs of a similar age and spec to the Chromebox is 4.3kg, and the weights range from 140g to 14kg. The Chromebox is fairly light (only 630 grams) compared to most of the other comparable spec personal computers that have been around for around the same time as the Chromebox.

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2 Reasons Against

Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The average total storage capacity of desktop computers of this type and age is 540GB. At only 16 gigabytes, the Chromebox has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other few processor core computers that came out around the same time as the Chromebox.

Desktop computers with a bigger total storage capacity that might be worth looking at include the Asus Vivo Mini UN42 (32GB).

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Very Small Solid-State Drive Capacity

With a solid-state drive capacity of only 16 gigabytes, the Chromebox has one of the smaller solid-state drive capacities amongst PCs of this age. PCs of a similar age and type to the Chromebox have solid-state drive capacities of between 16GB and 520GB, and the average solid-state drive capacity is 86GB.

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3 Other reasons to consider the HP Chromebox

Released Over Two Years Ago

This HP PC has been on the market for over two years.

Average Internal Memory

The HP Chromebox has a relatively typical internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other few processor core computers that came out around the same time as the Chromebox.

If this personal computer internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Asus M32AD (6GB).

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Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2.1 gigahertz, the Chromebox has a relatively typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other personal computers of this type and age.

Computers with a faster processor clock speed that might also be worth looking at include the HP Pavilion Mini 300 (2.2GHz and higher rated).

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Specification

Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Threads
System Bus Rate
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Channels Supported by Processor
Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)
Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
Memory Types Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Stepping
Tjunction
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Configurations
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Number of Processors Installed
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Software
Operating System Installed
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI Port
Number of SATA III Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Design
Chassis Type
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Performance
Audio System
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Execute Disable Bit
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Supported Instruction Sets
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor Package Size
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Mouse Included
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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