HP Pavilion TG01-0185t

HP Pavilion TG01-0185t Guide: Why Buy This Gaming Desktop w/ 9th Gen. Processor & NVIDIA GTX 1660 Graphics?

HP has put out this gaming desktop with dual storage solutions, high amount of memory (DDR4), latest Intel Core processors, and more. You can tell by looking at the HP Pavilion TG01-0185t that it comes with plenty of USB ports, as there are some standard ones and a USB-C one located just on the front right side, along with a headphone port, media card slot, and more.

If you want to use this desktop for gaming, you can do exactly that, with advanced NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 (Ti) dedicated graphics. GTX 1660 (Ti) is built with breakthrough graphics performance, based on NVIDIA’s award-winning Turing architecture. Its dedicated hardware also allows you to stream your game in high-quality as you play it.

As for the ports / connections, here is a quick list:

• 4 USB 2.0
• 2 USB 3.1 (Gen 2)
• 2 USB 3.1 (Gen 1)
• 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen 1)
• 1 headphone / mic combo
• 1 HDMI
• 1 HP 3-in-1 media card reader

Since this is a mid-range desktop, it might not be able to handle 4K content, but you might not need that anyway if you’re not a hardcore gamer, or simply prefer consoles.

HP Pavilion TG01-0185t Tower Design

The design of the tower is sleek and space-saving, yet still offers plenty of room for component upgradability. The HP Pavilion TG01-0185t also comes with customizable LED lights to enhance the appearance and make it look more “futuristic” like.

The Intel Core i7 processor is 9th Generation and has a 3-GHz base frequency. With Turbo Boost technology, its frequency can get up to 4.7-GH. This is an 8-core processor with 12MB cache. Also, think about all that you can accomplish with 16GB of SDRAM memory (DDR4-2666), which comes as 2 x 8GB. There is enough room for up to 32GB, with this 2-DIMM setup (2 x 16GB).

The power supply that comes with this desktop is 400-W platinum efficient. For the dual storage solution, there is room for both a SATA hard drive and Solid State Drive. With the SATA (7200-RPM), get a capacity of up to 2TB. For the PCIe NVMe M.2 drive there is room for up to 256GB of storage.

Additional features of the HP Pavilion TG01-0185t include a USB keyboard featuring volume control and optical mouse, RealTek Wi-Fi 5 (2 x 2), Bluetooth 5, Windows Home 64 OS, 5.1 surround sound audio, 1 DVI-D, and 1 DisplayPort (in addition to HDMI).