HP Pavilion TG01-0160xt

HP Pavilion TG01-0160xt Overview: A Highly Efficient and Affordable Gaming Desktop That Supports VR-Content

If you want a budget gaming desktop that allows you to play your favorite online games, and maybe even some VR-content, this is a really good choice. It offers multi-monitor support ( 3 – 5, depending on the model) and wireless networking. There is a 310-watt to 400-watt power supply with the HP Pavilion TG01-0160xt, and it is EPEAT Bronze registered.

It starts up great and users report having no issues with it, performance or speed wise. Most games can be played on ultra or medium settings. The boosting process is fast – this machine boots all the way up within 30 seconds. With wireless networking technology, it’s easy to connect and share files via the wireless network in your home or business.

The front side features a “shadow black” bezel with an “acid green” logo. This machine weighs 13.12-lbs and measures 6.10-inches in width x 11.42-inches in depth x 13.27-inches. There are plenty of ports on the front and the rear, including 4 USB 2.0 Type-A, 4 USB 3.1, HDMI, DVI, DisplayPort, USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C, 3-in-1 media card reader, headphone / microphone combo, and 10/100/1000 Base-T (network).

The processor of the HP Pavilion TG01-0160xt is a 9th Generation Intel Core, either i5 (9400) or i7 (9700) depending on the configuration. Like other HP computers, there are various memory options, starting with 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2666 SDRAM all the way up to 16GB (2 x 16GB). You also get the option for NVMe Intel Optane memory with this model.

HP Pavilion TG01-0160xt Storage

The more storage with a computer, the better, and this one comes with plenty of storage options, with primary storage and secondary storage. Get HDD, SSD, or even SSD with 32GB Intel Optane memory. With HDD storage, you can go all the way up to 3TB.

For VR content, the HP Pavilion TG01-0160xt comes equipped with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 dedicated graphics (4GB), but it can be configured with AMD Radeon RX 5500 (4GB). There are more powerful options if these aren’t enough for you to enjoy your favorite games seamlessly. Get a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Super (8GB) or 1660 Ti (6GB).

The OS is Windows 10 Home but HP offers Pro as well. There is wireless technology with Realtek Canary ac 2×2. Also included is Bluetooth 5.

In addition to the power cord, the HP Pavilion TG01-0160xt comes with a black wired keyboard and optical mouse kit. The keyboard features volume control. There is an option to go with a wireless keyboard and mouse. You can order 1 or more monitors with it, or use your own display(s).

For prices, check out the HP page.

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