HP Pavilion dv3500t

HP Pavilion dv3500t

Summary:
Last Updated: October 1, 2008

Notes:
– HP’s first 13.3″ laptop for the US home/home office market.

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Product Name: HP Pavilion dv3500t
Official Page: HP Pavilion Notebooks (“Mobility”)
Manufacturer: HP (Hewlett-Packard)
Announced: October 1, 2008
Available: October
Status: In production
Price: Starting at $999
Markets: Consumer/Home Office, US

Features:
– “innovative liquid metallic design”
– Optional backlit keyboard
– Optional Blu-Ray drive
– Webcam
– 16:10 ratio
– Mini remote control
– HDMI Port
– MediaSmart and Magic Chrome features for playing multimedia
– eSATA/USB combo port

Updates over previous models:
First in its line.

Manufacturer’s Description:
Combining Intel power, dedicated Nvidia video graphics, a brilliant, 13.3″ diagonal widescreen, and a “liquid metallic” bronze finish, the 4.12 lb. HP Pavilion dv3500t series is ready to supply you with the ultimate in mobile entertainment.

Specifications:
CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo T5800 (2GHz), P7350 (2GHz), P8400 (2.26GHz), T9400 (2.53GHz)
Chipset: Intel Centrino 2
Front-side Bus: Up to 1066MHz
Memory: DDR2
Memory Capacity: 2GB – 8GB (2 DIMMs)

Graphics/Display:
Display: 13.3″ (LED-Backlit panel optional)
Resolution: WXGA 1280×800
Widescreen: Yes
Touchscreen: No
Graphics Chipset: NVIDIA GeForce 9300M GS
Graphics Memory: 512MB Dedicated
Other: 16:10 ratio, HDMI 1.3 port, VGA Port

Storage:
Hard Drive Type: 2.5″ Serial ATA
Hard Drive Capacity: 5400rpm: 160GB, 250GB, 320GB, 400GB
Optical: SuperMulti Dual-Layer DVD Writer
Other: Blu-Ray optional, Smart Bay, eSATA, HP ProtectSmart to protect the harddrive in case it’s dropped.

Connectivity:
Wireless: Intel 802.11n
Modem: 56K modem
Ethernet:
Bluetooth: Optional
Mobile Broadband:

Input/Output:
Audio Chipset:
Internal Speakers/Microphone: 2x Altec Lansing speakers
Audio I/O: 2x Line-Out/Headphone, 1x Line-In/Microphone
USB: 3x USB 2.0
Firewire:
PC Card: 1x ExpressCard/34
Flash/Memory Card Reader:
Keyboard/Mouse:
Other: eSATA/USB combo port, IR Remote

Security:
Biometric/Fingerprint: Optional fingerprint reader
Trusted Platform Module (TPM):
Other:

Software & Warranty:
Operating System: Windows Vista Home Premium, Vista Business, Vista Ultimate (64-bit versions available for some OSes)
Other Software: HP PhotoSmart Essentials, Muvee AutoProducer Basic Edition 6.x (with 20-day-trial full version), Adobe Reader 8.x, Microsoft Works 9.0, Microsoft Windows Media Player 11, HP Games Powered by Wild Tangent, Cyberlink DVD Suite, Sling Player from Slingbox, the Sims Life Stories laptop edition, Slingbox Flash Tour (Desktop icon only), HP MediaSmart, Cyberlink DVD SuiteWarranty: 1 year hardware warranty.
Drivers:

Battery: Lithium Ion
Options: 4-cell or 6-cell
Battery Life:

Dimensions:
Width: 12.59 inches / mm
Depth: 8.97 inches / mm
Height: 1.15 – 1.48 inches / mm (depends on display)
Weight: 4.12 pounds / kg (6-cell battery)

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