HP Compaq dx2710/dx2310 Business Desktop PC
HP recommends Windows Vista® Business.
Your business needs a reliable, streamlined computing solution for your everyday requirements.
Now, you can choose from the HP Compaq dx2710/dx2310 Business Desktop PCs
to meet, and exceed, those needs with stylish elegance. Beneath the professional metal
finish and impressive high-gloss exterior, you will find the muscles needed to power your
essential business computing needs. With the HP Compaq dx2710/dx2310 Business
Desktop PCs, you will have the quality, dependability and flexibility needed, so that you
can focus on business.
Efficient, practical design
• Professional and elegant facade—enhance
business and professional image with
a chassis that includes real metal surfaces
and glossy finishes
• Convenient front access—experience the
convenient access to ports and removable
media from a well-designed enclosure
• Built-in flexibility—configure with
Multiple expansion bays, USB 2.0 ports
and pre-qualified options1, as required
• Form factor choice—choose from either
microtower or the HP Compaq dx2710 Business
Desktop PC small form factor chassis
• Enhanced reliability—get longer lifecycles
and reliable performance with efficient cooling
and electrical subsystems, which were specifically
engineered to improve airflow and reduce noise
and heat
• Energy efficient design—with lower CPU
power consumption, energy-efficient cooling,
APM 1.2 support and multiple “idle” modes,
these PCs are engineered and built for reduced
impact on the environment, as well as your
operating costs
Uncompromising performance
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• Proven Intel processor technology—
Supports the latest Intel® Core™2 Quad2, 3,
Intel® Core™2 Duo2, 3, Pentium Dual
Core2, 3, Intel® Celeron® Single3 and Dual
Core2, 3 processors
• New Intel® G33 Express chipset—enables
advanced features such as integrated
Intel® GMA 3100 graphics, HD audio,
and a Gigabit Ethernet network connection for
the HP Compaq dx2710 Business Desktop PC
(choice of Intel® G31 Express Chipset for
HP Compaq dx2310 Business Desktop PC)
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• Microsoft® Office Professional Edition 2007
—for productivity right out of the box, a 60-day
trial version is included4
• HP Backup & Recovery Manager—helps
to protect your data from software corruption
or system application incompatibilities
• Integrated 16-in-1 media reader: enables
handy access to digital files from a variety
of media types
• SMART IV Technology—helps prevent critical
data loss on the hard drive by detecting possible
read/write errors in the cache RAM and
providing advance alerts
Hi-definition audio
Flexible configuration
• Upgradeable video—with the industry-standard
PCI Express x16 expansion slot, choose from
a wide range of proven video upgrade options
• Advanced optical media options—read and
write to a wide range of CD and DVD industry
formats, while creating professional-looking
laser etched labels with the SuperMulti5
LightScribe Drive1, 6
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Built-in productivity tools
• Front and rear ports—access audio ports that
are located at the front and back for greater
flexibility and convenience
• High Definition audio—enjoy playback with
fewer glitches using the latest stable, sophisticated
audio architecture
• Better sampling rates—hear the difference
thanks to compatibility with higher sampling
rates and better bit resolution
Sold separately or purchased as an optional feature.
Dual Core/Quad Core is a new technology designed to improve performance of multithreaded software products and hardware-aware multitasking operating systems and may require appropriate operating system software for full benefit; check with
software provider to determine suitability. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology.
64-bit computing on Intel architecture requires a computer system with a processor, chipset, BIOS, operating system, device drivers and applications enabled for Intel® 64 architecture. Processors will not operate (including 32-bit operation)
without an Intel® 64 architecture-enabled BIOS. Performance will vary depending on your hardware and software configurations. See www.intel.com/info/em64t for more information.
The Microsoft® Office Professional Edition 2007 is a trial version; functionality is reduced after 60 days. The full version is sold separately.
Note that DVD-RAM cannot read or write to 2.6 GB Single Sided/5.2 GB Double Sided—Version 1.0 media.
Do not copy copyright protected materials. LightScribe creates a monochrome image. LightScribe media required and sold separately.
designed to meet your specific business needs
Flexible, customisable and expandable performance
for your business—Microtower
HP recommends Windows Vista® Business.
Front view
Internal view (HP Compaq dx2710 Microtower Business
Desktop PC shown)
Power button
2—5.25"
external bays
2—3.5"
250-watt active
internal bays power supply
2 full height
PCI slots
Bays for
Optical drives
Bay for Media Card
Reader or other
device (optional)1
2 USB ports
1 full height
PCIe x1 slot
Audio-in,
Audio-out jacks
1—3.5"
external bay
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Smart IV
Hard Drive2
Sold separately or purchased as an optional feature.
GB = 1 billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less. Up to 8GB is reserved for system recovery software.
Rear view (HP Compaq dx2310 Business Microtower PC)
Rear view (HP Compaq dx2710 Business Microtower PC)
Power connector
Power connector
Audio-in, Audio-out,
Mic jacks
RJ-45 (network) jack
Parallel port
PS/2 mouse port
4 DDR2
1 full height
DIMM slots PCIe x16 slot
Audio-in, Audio-out,
Mic jacks
4 USB ports
VGA Monitor port
Serial port
PS/2 keyboard port
RJ-45 (network) jack
Parallel port
PS/2 mouse port
8 USB ports
VGA Monitor port
Serial port
PS/2 keyboard port
Maximum performance in minimum space—Small Form Factor
Front view
Rear view
Internal view
Power connector
Optical
drives button
RJ-45 (network) jack
Audio-in, Audio-out,
Mic jacks
Optical drives
250 watt active
power supply
2—3.5" bays
(internal and external)
1 full height
PCIe x1 slot
8 USB ports
Floppy disk drive
VGA Monitor port
Serial port
PS/2 keyboard port
Audio and
USB ports
PS/2 mouse port
Power button
Parallel port
1—5.25" internal bay
4 DDR2 DIMM slots
1 full height PCIe x16 slot (standard)
2 full height
PCI slots
Smart Ideas for the Environment
Built for Energy Efficiency
Built-in energy efficient features help to reduce operating
costs while lowering energy consumption.
• APM 1.2 Support
• Screen blanking
• “Idle” modes for system and hard drive
• -2 watt power consumption in Energy Saving mode
Designed with the Environment in Mind
Reduced environmental impact for life of the product,
from production and packaging to disposal.
• Fewer natural resources used in production and packaging
• Recycling made easier
HP products, from acquisition to disposal, is simply the safer
choice for the environment.
Energy
efficiency
Design for
recycling
Recycled
content
Product reuse
and recycling
• Lower power processors
& chipsets
• RoHS compliant
• Recycled plastics
• Trade-in Program
• Modular designs
• Leasing
• Sleep states enabled
• Use molded-in colours
and finishes
• Recycled packaging
material
• Reduce amount and
types of materials
• Mark plastic parts
• Remarket/refurbish
• Recycling
• Donation
Maximise performance, boost productivity and secure
your business investment with the flexible options
offered by HP.
Performance
–graphics1
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 GS (256 MB) Single Head 2:
Get increased levels of graphics realism and performance,
with full support for both DirectX® 9 and DirectX® 103
ATI Radeon HD 2400XT (256 MB) Dual Head:
Enjoy low cost support for larger format displays that
are designed for quick, easy setup for multiple displays,
also with DirectX® 103 support
SuperMulti4 LightScribe Drive5: Read and write to most
DVD and CD media formats while providing the ability
to create professional-looking laser etched labels
HP CRT and LCD flat-panel monitors: Flicker-free, with
anti-glare coatings and larger display sizes, to make you
more comfortable and productive
HP Business Security Lock Kit 6: Protect your computing
assets with a simple effective lock that also secures your
input devices and prevents removal of cables at the back
of the PC
Kensington Lock6: Physically secure your PC
Performance
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Sold separately or purchased as an optional feature.
1 GB of system memory required. Graphics cards use part of the total system memory to enhance graphics performance.
DirectX® 10 requires Windows Vista®.
Note that DVD-RAM cannot read or write to 2.6 GB Single Sided/5.2 GB Double Sided—Version 1.0 media.
Do not copy copyright protected materials. LightScribe creates a monochrome image. LightScribe media required and sold separately.
Sold separately or purchased as an optional feature. Available worldwide.
For more information on the full range of accessories, please visit www.hp.com
HP Compaq dx2710/dx2310 Business Desktop PC
HP recommends Windows Vista® Business.
HP Compaq dx2310
Business Microtower PC
HP Compaq dx2710
Business Microtower PC
HP Compaq dx2710
Business Small Form Factor PC
Processor
Intel® Core™2 Quad processors1, 2, Intel® Core™2 Duo processors1, 2, Intel® Pentium® Dual-Core processors1, 2, Intel® Celeron® processors1, 2
Operating system
Genuine Windows Vista® Business 323
Genuine Windows Vista® Home Basic 323
Genuine Windows Vista® Business Edition with downgrade to Genuine Windows XP® Professional pre-installed4
Red Flag Linux® (China only)
FreeDOS
Chipset
Intel® G31 Express chipset
Memory
512 MB PC2-6400 DDR2 SDRAM (800 MHz) Non-ECC
1 GB PC2-6400 DDR2 SDRAM (800 MHz) Non-ECC
2 GB PC2-6400 DDR2 SDRAM (800 MHz) Non-ECC
3 GB PC2-6400 DDR2 SDRAM (800 MHz) Non-ECC
4 GB PC2-6400 DDR2 SDRAM (800 MHz) Non-ECC
Hard drive(s)5
80 GB Serial ATA 3.0 GB/s Hard Drive (7200 rpm)
160 GB Serial ATA 3.0 GB/s Hard Drive (7200 rpm)
250 GB Serial ATA 3.0 GB/s Hard Drive (7200 rpm)
500 GB Serial ATA 3.0 GB/s Hard Drive (7200 rpm)
Expansion bays
Internal: 2—3.5-inch; External: 1—3.5-inch, 2—5.25-inch
Expansion slots
2 full-height PCI 2.3 slots, 1 full-height PCIe x1 slot, 1 full-height PCIe x16 slot
Memory slots
2 DIMMS
Graphics
Integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3100, NVIDIA GeForce 8400 GS (256 MB) Single Head PCIe x16—optional6
ATI Radeon HD 2400XT (256 MB DH) PCIe x16—optional
Audio
Realtek ALC662 High Definition audio codec, 3D audio compliant and HD Audio compatible
Removable media
supported
SATA DVD-ROM drive, SATA CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo Drive, SATA SuperMulti LightScribe7 DVD Writer Drive, 1.44 MB diskette drive,
HP 16-in-1 Media Reader and additional USB 2.0 port
Communications
Integrated Realtek 8111C-VB-GR Gigabit Ethernet
Controller, Intel PRO/1000 PT Gigabit PCIe
Controller (full height) (optional), NetXtreme
5751 Gigabit PCIe Controller (full height)
(optional), Agere 56 K PCI Modem (optional)
Integrated Realtek 8111C-VB-GR Gigabit Ethernet Controller, Intel PRO/1000 PT Gigabit
PCIe Controller (full height) (optional), Broadcom NetXtreme 5751 Gigabit PCIe Controller
(full height for MT, low profile for SFF) (optional), Agere 56 K PCI Modem (optional)
I/O ports and
connectors
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10 USB 2.0 ports—2 front ports, 8 rear ports, 2 internal ports on motherboard, 2 PS/2,
1 RJ-45, 1 VGA, 1 parallel, 1 serial, 1 audio in, 1 audio out, 1 MIC
Input Device
Standard PS/2 or USB keyboard; PS/2 or USB 2-button optical scroll mouse, or USB 2-button laser mouse
Dimensions (H x W x D)
385 x 185 x 416 mm (15.16 x 7.28 x 14.69 inches)
Power
250-watt ATX Power Supply—PFC with a 115v/230v line switch (varies by country/region), with HV immunity up to 410V/s
Warranty and services
1/1/1 standard limited warranty; other HP Care Pack Services available see http://www.hp.com/go/lookuptool
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USB 2.0 ports—2 front ports, 4 rear ports
internal ports on motherboard, 2 PS/2,
RJ-45, 1 VGA, 1 parallel, 1 serial,
audio in, 1 audio out, 1 MIC
Intel® G33 Express chipset
Internal: 1—3.5-inch;
External: 1—3.5-inch, 1—5.25-inch
4 DIMMS
100 x 339 x 411 mm
(3.94 x13.34 x 16.18 inches)
Dual Core/Quad Core is a new technology designed to improve performance of multithreaded software products and hardware-aware multitasking operating systems and may require appropriate operating system software for full benefit;
check with software provider to determine suitability. Not all customers or software applications will necessarily benefit from use of this technology.
64-bit computing on Intel architecture requires a computer system with a processor, chipset, BIOS, operating system, device drivers and applications enabled for Intel® 64 architecture. Processors will not operate (including 32-bit operation)
without an Intel® 64 architecture-enabled BIOS. Performance will vary depending on your hardware and software configurations. See www.intel.com/info/em64t for more information.
Certain Windows Vista® product features require advanced or additional hardware. See www.microsoft.com/windowsvista/getready/hardwarereqs.mspx and www.microsoft.com/windowsvista/getready/capable.mspx for details.
Windows Vista® Upgrade Advisor can help you determine which features of Windows Vista® will run on your computer. To download the tool, visit www.windowsvista.com/upgradeadvisor
An end user that is a business (including governmental or educational institutions) is expected to annually order at least 25 customer systems with the same custom image.
GB = 1 billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity is less. Up to 12 GB of hard drive is reserved for system recovery software.
1 GB of system memory required. Graphics cards use part of the total system memory to enhance graphics performance.
LightScribe creates a monochrome image. LightScribe media required and sold separately. Note that DVD-RAM cannot read or write to 2.6 GB Single Sided/5.2 GB Double Sided—Version 1.0 media.
To learn more, visit www.hp.com/apac/bpc
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services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional
warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein. Microsoft® and Windows® are registered trademarks of Microsoft
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