HP Pavilion zv6130us 154 Notebook PC

Item No.: 4640

Product Description


Product Description

The mid-size HP Pavilion zv6130us is a great desktop replacement, adding mobility to its powerful multimedia and home office computing features. The widescreen 15.4-inch Brightview display is perfect for watching DVD movies, as well as keeping you productive across several open document and software windows. Its powered by a strong and nimble 2.0 GHz AMD Athlon 64 3200+ processor, with a front-side bus speed of up to 2000 MHz. Other features include an 80 GB hard drive, 512 MB of installed RAM (2 GB maximum), multi-format DVD/CD burner with dual layer support, ATI Radeon XPress 200M video card with 128 MB of dedicated video RAM, 54g wireless connectivity with 125HSM/SpeedBooster support, and 6-in-1 memory card reader thats compatible with a wide range of popular formats.

The Basics

  • Hard Drive: The 80 GB hard drive (4200 RPM) is a bit above average in size for notebook PCs. It offers more than enough capacity for storing documents and productivity software for road warriors. Youll also be able to store a good-sized digital audio library.
  • Processor: AMDs Athlon 64 3200+ processor is built for tomorrows 64-bit applications, which will require a processor with significant power. This 2.0 GHz processor offers a system bus with speeds up to a blazing 2000 MHz and 512 KB L2 cache. (An L2, or secondary, cache temporarily stores data; and a larger L2 cache can help speed up your systems performance.) It includes such AMD features as HyperTransport Technology (which increases the communication between integrated circuits) and CoolnQuiet Technology that conserves power while also keeping the PC nicely quiet.
  • Memory: The 512 MB of built-in memory (DDR SDRAM) is fine for basic productivity and multimedia software, and it offers whats becoming an average RAM speed (333 MHz). It has two memory slots in total, with a maximum memory expansion up to 2 GB (2 x 1024 MB).
  • CD/DVD Drive: Offering the latest in DVD writing technology, this multiformat DVD/CD drive is compatible with both DVD+ and DVD- disc formats as well as dual-layer (DL) DVD+R discs, which can store up to 8.5 GB of data. It features 16x DVD+R, 8x DVD-R, 4x DVD+/-RW, 2.4x DVD+R DL, 16x DVD-ROM, 40x CDR, 24x CD-RW, and 40x CD-ROM ROM speeds.
  • Keyboard & Mouse: This notebook has a standard 101-key keyboard and two-button touchpad with on/off button and dedicated vertical scroll up/down pad.
Screen, Graphics and Sound
The 15.4-inch WXGA high-definition BrightView widescreen display has a 1280 x 800-pixel resolution. Youll get TV-quality images, even in direct sunlight. Video is powered by the ATI Radeon XPress 200M IGP video/graphics card, which delivers good, though not high-end, 3D graphics. It also offers 128 MB of dedicated video RAM. ATIs HyperMemory technology allows the chipset to run in either Unified Memory Architecture (UMA) mode or with dedicated frame buffer memory to enhance graphics performance.

Connectivity and Expansion Slots
The zv6130us has an integrated 54g wireless LAN thats fully compatible with 802.11b/g wireless networks. The 125 HSM/SpeedBooster support will enable it to be ready for tomorrows 125 Mbps wireless LANs and the BroadRange support provides your 802.11g connection up to 50 percent more range than competing technologies. You get a decent offering of connectivity options, which does include super-fast USB 2.0 and Firewire:

  • 4 USB 2.0 ports for connecting a wide range of peripherals--from digital cameras to MP3 players
  • 1 FireWire (also known as IEEE 1394 or i.Link) port for connecting digital video camcorders and other peripherals
  • 1 VGA monitor port
  • 1 S-Video port for connecting to a TV
  • 1 PCMCIA (or PC Card) slot (Type I/II, 32-bit)
  • 1 ExpressCard/54 Slot (also supports ExpressCard/34)
  • 1 headphone jack and 1 microphone jack
  • 1 notebook expansion port
  • 1 IR receiver
  • 6-in-1 Digital Media Reader for Secure Digital cards, MultiMedia cards, Memory Sticks, Memory Stick Pro, SmartMedia, and XD Picture Cards
It also has an integrated 56K modem (V.90) and an RJ-45 LAN network port (for a 10/100 Ethernet connection to networks and DSL/cable modems).

Preloaded System and Software
This system comes with the Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 2 operating system with Advanced Security Technologies, which helps to reduce unwanted downloads and pop-ups while surfing the Web. It also comes preloaded with Microsoft Works (for working with word processing and spreadsheet documents), Norton Internet Security 2005 (with 60 days of complimentary updates), Microsoft Works, Microsoft Money 2005, MSN Encarta Plus, Sonic Digital Media Studio, Apple iTunes, Intervideo WinDVD, and MuVee Autoproducer.

The included HP Image Zone Plus photo and imaging software makes it easy to organize, edit, share, print, protect, and store your photos and video clips. Organize and find your photos easily by timeline, keywords, and/or location using the unique photo-globe mapping tool. Remove red eye and fix other common problems. Share your photos quickly via e-mails that include thumbnails with links to the full-sized images--without downloading time-consuming attachments.

Dimensions and Weight
Best used as a replacement for your desktop PC, this notebook weighs 8 pounds. It measures 11.18 x 14.25 x 1.8 inches (LxWxH).

This notebook is powered by a 8-cell rechargeable lithium-ion battery, which offers an average of 2.5 hours of battery life (dependent upon computing conditions).

Whats in the Box
This package contains the zv6130us notebook PC, rechargeable lithium-ion battery, AC adapter, and operating instructions. It is backed by a limited warranty for parts and labor for one year from date of purchase as well as technical telephone assistance for one year. Software is also covered for 30 days from date of purchase.

Product Description
The Pavilion ZV6130US offers some very subtle but important features that makes it superior to lower-priced notebooks. It has an ATI Radeon Xpress 200M graphics processor with 128MB dedicated DDR memory. Other models may share the video memory from their main memory. This model is extremely well suited to multimedia users seeking superior graphic capabilities. Watch movies using the double-layer DVD+-R/RW and CD-RW combo drive Burn and edit DVDs with the InterVideoWinDVD software Store music, photos, and video on the 80GB (4200 rpm) hard drive; store up to 8.5GB by using double-layer DVDs with the integrated double-layer DVD+-R/RW and CD-RW combo drive Run several applications at once with the 512MB DDR SDRAM (2 DIMM) and max memory of 2048MB DDR SDRAM Share files with thumb drives, iPAQs, and digital-camera models via the integrated 6-in-1 digital media card reader - Reads SD - MMC - MemoryStick - MemoryStick Pro - SmartMedia - xD-PictureCard Get vividly rendered 3-D gaming graphics with the ATI RADEON XPRESS 200M graphics (up to 128MB dedicated DDR) Take advantage of high-speed wireless access with the integrated 54g 802.11b/g wireless LAN with 125HSM/SpeedBooster support Surf the Web with the integrated 10/100 Ethernet LAN modem (used for optional DSL or Cable high-speed Internet connections) Connectivity - 4 Universal Serial Bus USB 2.0 / 1 VGA (15-pin) / 1 RJ-11 (modem) / 1 TV-Out (S-video) / 1 RJ -45 (LAN) / 1 Expansion Port 2 connector / 1 headphone-out / 1 microphone-in / 1 IEEE 1394 Firewire (4-pin) 101-key compatible & 3 Quick Launch Bottons / Touch Pad Size - 14.25 (W) x 11.18 (L w/out hinge) to 11.08 (L w/hinge) x 1.88(H)