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Hewlett-Packard announce five colourful additions to their Pavilion PC range. -
The new arctic grey, artic silver and baha blue HP Pavilion PCs are perfect for families with children going back to school today and Monday.
"At the start of the new school year parents are looking for a computer that their children can use for homework and to get online, as well as one that meets their own organisational and entertainment needs," said Dave Brabham, Pavilion product manager HP, UK. "Our new range of home PCs offer everything the family requires to make it all as simple and enjoyable as possible."
The new HP Pavilion PCs are designed with the whole family in mind, they include the latest technology such as an nVidia graphics card for advanced gaming, a webcam for keeping in touch with friends or family, CD-RW drive for creating your own music CDs or a DVD drive for both creating CDs and playing DVD movies. In addition, the new range has a full suite of software for school projects and Internet access for researching assignments.
HP say their Pavilion PCs meet the family's needs every step of the way, offering a wide range of consumer peripherals including digital cameras, printers and scanners that can easily work with the Pavilion. In addition, customers investing in the new range will receive a coupon that allows them to buy Microsoft Windows XP at a preferential rate once it is available.
Designed for the home
HP Pavilion PCs make a stylish addition to any room with a rounded finish and chic colours, including arctic grey, arctic silver and baha blue.
Side-hanging speakers, in-built microphone, and a discreet CD slot create a slick feel to the HP Pavilion PC, while the Internet keyboard with one-touch access buttons and volume control provide ease of use and efficiency. In addition, USB ports on both the front of the tower and keyboard make plugging in accessories such as digital cameras easy and gives a neat and tidy desktop.
Instant Internet Access
In addition to the Internet keyboard, HP's pre-loaded Internet sign-up program helps first-time surfers set up an account with one of a range of leading Internet service providers.
All HP Pavilion PCs come with a full range of software for all the family including:
- Microsoft Encarta World Atlas
- Microsoft Picture It! Publishing for editing photos
- Pinnacle Studio DV for editing videos
- MusicMatch Jukebox
- Microsoft Word 2000 for word processin
- Microsoft Money 2001 to organise the household finances
The new additions to the HP Pavilion range will be available from selected
retailers. The models will be priced as follows:
HP Pavilion 7910 599
HP Pavilion 7920 799
HP Pavilion 7940 999
HP Pavilion 7950 1199
HP Pavilion 7970 1599