updated 10:10 am EDT, Wed September 7, 2011
Space saving form factor features Intel Core CPUs
HP has introduced two new all-in-one desktop PCs for the business market, the HP Pro 3420 and HP TouchSmart Elite 7320. Both computers incorporate backlit LED widescreen HD displays, 7200 rpm SATA drives with up to 1TB capacity and up to 8GB 1333MHz DDR3 SDRAM. A 6-in-1 card reader, gigabit ethernet, headphone, microphone and line out connections are standard. An optional wireless LAN card tucks into a half-height PCIe expansion slot.
The HP Pro 3420 comes with a slim DVD writer and 6 USB 2.0 ports. The display is a 20 inch 1600x900 widescreen with 1000:1 contrast ratio, 250 nits typical image brightness, and 5ms response time. CPU options include second-generation Intel Core i3, Pentium and Celeron processors.
The HP TouchSmart Elite 7320 features a 21.5-inch 1920x1080 touch display with 1000:1 contrast ratio. The TouchSmart Elite 7320 comes with integrated Intel HD graphics, integrated webcam and microphones, 2 USB 3.0 and 4 USB 2.0 ports. It adds one full height mini PCIe expansion slot. It can be configured with either a slim tray-load Blu-ray combo drive or SuperMulti DVD writer, and the choice of Core i3, i5 or i7 processors. An optional TV tuner adds a Coax connector and IR emitter.
The HP TouchSmart Elite 7320 will go on sale as of Sept. 21, from $850. The HP Pro 3420 will be available in October, starting at $599.
HP Pro 3420
HP TouchSmart Elite 7320