2.4GHz Pavilion Elite Intel® Core 2 Quad Media Center w/ 3GB RAM & 640GB HD - Vista™ Home Premium (M9040N)

2.4GHz Pavilion Elite Intel® Core 2 Quad Media Center w/ 3GB RAM & 640GB HD - Vista™ Home Premium (M9040N)
Item# EC_40348052
Availability: Usually ships in 5-7 business days

Product Description

Base processor

  • Core 2 Quad Q6600 (K) 2.4 GHz (95W)
  • 1066 MHz front side bus
  • Socket 775




Intel G33 Express


  • Manufacturer: Asus
  • Motherboard Name: IPIBL-LA
  • HP/Compaq motherboard name: Berkeley-GL8E


  • Memory Installed: 3 GB
  • Maximum allowed: 8 GB (4 x 2 GB) (64-bit OS)
  • 4 GB*(4 x 1 GB) (32-bit OS)
  • Speed supported: PC2-5300 MB/sec
  • Type: 240 pin, DDR2 SDRAM


Hard drive

  • 640 GB SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 7200 rpm

16X DVD(+/-)R/RW 12X RAM (+/-)R DL LightScribe SATA drive  

  • Must use Double-Layer media discs in order to take advantage of the DL technology
  • Must use LightScribe-enabled media discs and supporting software in order to take advantage of the LightScribe technology
  • DVD-RAM Up to 12X
  • DVD-R DL Write Once Up to 8X
  • DVD+R DL Write Once Up to 8X
  • DVD+R Write Once Up to 16X
  • DVD+RW Rewritable Up to 8X
  • DVD-R Write Once Up to 16X
  • DVD-RW Rewritable Up to 6X
  • DVD ROM Read Up to 16X
  • CD-R Write Once Up to 40X
  • CD-RW Rewritable Up to 32X
  • CD-ROM Read Up to 40X


56K bps data/fax modem
Wireless Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g

Video Graphics

  • GeForce: 8400GS
  • 256 MB DDR memory
  • I/O Ports: HDMI, dual-link DVI , S-video


TV tuner card with FM tuner


  • Integrated High Definition audio
  • Realtek ALC 888S chipset
  • Supports up to 7.1 audio channels


Network (LAN)

Integrated 10/100 Base-T networking interface

Memory card reader

  • IR Receiver
  • Supports the following cards:
    • Compact Flash I
    • Compact Flash II
    • IBM Microdrive
    • Secure Digital (SD)
    • mini-SD
    • MultiMediaCard (MMC)
    • Reduced size MultiMediaCard (RS-MMC)
    • MultiMediaCard Plus (MMC plus)
    • MultiMediaCard Mobile (MMC mobile)
    • Memory Stick
    • Memory Stick Pro
    • Memory Stick Duo
    • Memory Stick Pro Duo
    • SmartMedia
    • xD Picture Card (xD = extreme digital)


I/O ports on the front panel

  • 15-in-1 (4 slot) + IR Receiver One
  • 1394 One
  • USB Two
  • Headphone One
  • Microphone One
  • Audio L-R One
  • S-video in One
  • Composite video in One

I/O ports on the back panel

  • PS2 (keyboard, mouse) Two (one each)
  • USB Four
  • 1394a One
  • LAN One
  • SPDIF out (coaxial) One
  • SPDIF in One
  • Audio (side speaker out, rear speaker out, center speaker out, line-in, line-out, microphone) One Each
  • VGA: One (disabled due to the installation of a graphics card)

Expansion slots

  • PCI Two (None available)
  • PCI Express x16 One (1 available)
  • PCI Express x1 One (1 available)
Drive Bays
  • Personal Media Drive: One (One available)
  • Pocket Media Drive: One (One available)


  • Viiv

Keyboard and mouse

  • HP wireless keyboard
  • HP wireless mouse/receiver set


Remote Control

USB infrared remote and receiver for media center

Operating System

Windows Home Premium with Windows Media Center