HP launches Ubuntu-based desktop computer

Hewlett-Packard has surprised the Linux community by launching a new Pavilion all-in-one desktop computer that has been specifically designed for running Ubuntu Linux.

Known as HP Pavilion 20-b101ea the AIO PC isn’t exactly a powerhouse so it is highly unlikely it will appeal to gamers. The machine is powered by AMD’s E1-1200 APU with two Bobcat cores at 1.4 GHz and built-in graphics hardware that is equivalent to AMD’s Radeon HD 7310 GPU with 80 stream processors on-board. The HP Pavilion 20-b101ea comes with 4 GB of DDR3 SDRAM standard but you can up the memory to 8 GB. Storage options include a 500 GB hard drive and a slim tray-based DVD-RW drive – all housed behind a 20-inch LED-backlit display at 1600 x 900 pixels working resolution.

Other specs include USB 2.0 and USD 3.0 ports, an integrated six-in-one card reader, Wi-Fi and Ethernet support and finally built-in speakers and headphone and microphone jacks as well as a front-facing web camera. There’s a 2-year warranty too.

The HP Pavilion 20-b101ea is available now for GBP 384 but to celebrate the launch HP offers the AIO PC at a special discount price for the time being – GBP 349.


Source: Hewlett-Packard

Related posts

Amd Launches Six-Core AMD Opteron Processor

AMD  today announced availability of the world's first six-core server processor with Direct Connect Architecture for two-, four- and eight-socket servers. Six-Core AMD OpteronTM processors (code-named "Istanbul") extend AMD's commitment to offering server customers superior value at every price...

Keyboard Stickers from Funkeyboards

Funkeyboards is a unique set of designed stickers, shaped to fit your keyboard. Funkeyboard covers your entire keyboard with beautiful and astonishing graphics, Allowing you to select the looks of your keyboard thus transforming it to a Fashion accessory. Additional stickers are attached to...

XFX ATI Radeon HD 5970 Black Edition Limited graphics card

For the humble amount of $1199.99, you can get the new “Top Gun” of XFX - The Radeon HD 5970 4GB Black Edition Limited, a factory overclocked graphics card with 4 GB RAM, yes four gigabytes GDDR5 and ...surprise. The dual GPU video card comes with an exclusive "FN P90 personal defense weapon...

Leave a comment