We checked 242 expert and user reviews for HP PCs and found that on average HP has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that HP has good reviews specifically within its few processor core computers range.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many few processor core computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many similar spec computers that are a comparable age to it.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most commonly found processor cache level on desktop computers that were launched around the same time as it.
10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This personal computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most frequently found cabling technology on few processor core computers that were launched more than a year ago.
Very Big Maximum Internal Memory
The ProDesk 400 G1 Mini has one of the biggest maximum internal memory (32,768 megabytes) amongst few processor core computers of this age. The smallest maximum internal memory of few processor core computers that have been available for around the same time as the ProDesk 400 G1 Mini is 4GB and the biggest is 33GB.
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With a height of only 34 millimeters, the ProDesk 400 G1 Mini is one of the shorter comparable spec PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the ProDesk 400 G1 Mini amongst comparable spec computers of this age. The heights of desktop computers that are a similar age to the ProDesk 400 G1 Mini range from 27mm to 500mm.
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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the HP ProDesk 400 G1 Mini has one of the slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst few processor core computers of this age. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of desktop computers of a comparable spec and age to the ProDesk 400 G1 Mini is 100MHz and the fastest is 690MHz.
Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage medium on computers of this spec and age. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.
The HP ProDesk 400 G1 Mini has a fairly standard total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other few processor core computers that were launched more than a year ago.
There are a number of alternative 500GB total storage capacity personal computers currently available that you might want to consider including cheaper desktop computers such as the EliteDesk 800 G1, or the EliteDesk 800 G1 both from HP or the Acer Aspire XC-705.
If this computer total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire XC-705 (1TB and cheaper).
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Average Hard Drive Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the HP ProDesk 400 G1 Mini has a pretty standard hard drive capacity compared to most of the other personal computers of this age and spec.