HP Pavilion Media Center m8167c Specs

HP Pavilion Media Center m8167c Specs (desktop) including CPU speed, bus speed, LAN or WLAN, power supply, sound, memory specs, RAM, hard drive, dimensions, video specs, motherboard, socket type, USB ports and expansion slots available.

These RAM, cpu, video, memory, WLAN specs, power and/or battery specs, and all other computer HP desktop specs are for informational purposes only. Please do not blame me for any inaccuracies as this info was supplied to me by the OEM in the first place. If I’m wrong, they’re wrong 😉

Product number
Introduction date
Bundle information
The m8167c-b desktop PC bundle (part number GG794AA) includes:
  • m8167c Desktop PC, part number GG793AA
  • w2408 24″ lcd wide-screen monitor with integrated speakers
Base processor
Core 2 Quad Q6600 (K) 2.4 GHz
  • 1066 MHz front side bus
  • Socket 775
Intel P965
  • Manufacturer: Asus
  • Motherboard Name: P5BW-LA
  • HP/Compaq motherboard name: Basswood3G-UL8E
Component Attributes
Memory Installed 3 GB
Maximum allowed 8 GB (4 x 2 GB) (64-bit OS)4 GB* (4 x 1 GB) (32-bit OS)

*Actual available memory may be less

Speed supported PC2-5300 MB/sec
Type 240 pin, DDR2 SDRAM
Hard drive
  • 640 GB (2 x 320) SATA 3G (3.0 Gb/sec)
  • 7200 rpm
16X DVD(+/-)R/RW 12X RAM (+/-)R DL LightScribe SATA drive
  • Must use Double-Layer media discs in order to take advantage of the DL technology
  • Must use LightScribe-enabled media discs and supporting software in order to take advantage of the LightScribe technology
Function Maximum speed
DVD-RAM Up to 12X
DVD-R DL Write Once Up to 8X
DVD+R DL Write Once Up to 8X
DVD+R Write Once Up to 16X
DVD+RW Rewritable Up to 8X
DVD-R Write Once Up to 16X
DVD-RW Rewritable Up to 6X
DVD ROM Read Up to 16X
CD-R Write Once Up to 40X
CD-RW Rewritable Up to 32X
CD-ROM Read Up to 40X
2.4x HD DVD-ROM drive
  • HD DVD-ROM (High Density Digital Versatile Disc Read Only Memory) is a data storage medium. In the same way that DVD-ROM is a read-only format of DVD, HD DVD-ROM is a non-writable version of the HD DVD standard.
Function Maximum speed
HD DVD-ROM Up to 2.4X
HD DVD-ROM DL Up to 2.4X
DVD-R DL Write Once Up to 5X
DVD+R DL Write Once Up to 5X
DVD+R Write Once Up to 5X
DVD+RW Rewritable Up to 5X
DVD-R Write Once Up to 5X
DVD-RW Rewritable Up to 5X
DVD ROM Read Up to 5X
CD-R Write Once Up to 15X
CD-RW Rewritable Up to 15X
CD-ROM Read Up to 15X
56K bps data/fax modem
Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth (Integrated)
Video Graphics
GeForce 8400GS
  • 256 MB DDR memory
  • I/O Ports: HDMI, dual-link DVI , S-video
TV tuner card with FM tuner
Integrated High Definition audio
  • Realtek ALC 888S chipset
  • Supports up to 8 audio channels
Network (LAN)
Integrated 10/100/1000 Base-T networking interface
Memory card reader
  • Supports the following cards:
    • Compact Flash I
    • Compact Flash II
    • IBM Microdrive
    • Secure Digital (SD)
    • mini-SD
    • MultiMediaCard (MMC)
    • Reduced size MultiMediaCard (RS-MMC)
    • MultiMediaCard Plus (MMC plus)
    • MultiMediaCard Mobile (MMC mobile)
    • Memory Stick
    • Memory Stick Pro
    • Memory Stick Duo
    • Memory Stick Pro Duo
    • SmartMedia
    • xD Picture Card (xD = extreme digital)
External I/O ports
I/O ports on the front panel
Port type Quantity
15-in-1 (4 slot) One
1394 One
Headphone One
Microphone One
Audio L-R One
S-video in One
Composite video in One
I/O ports on the back panel
Port type Quantity
PS2 (keyboard, mouse) Two (one each)
USB Four
1394a One
SPDIF out (coaxial) One
SPDIF in One
Audio (side speaker out, rear speaker out, center speaker out, line-in, line-out, microphone) One Each
Expansion slots
Slot type Quantity
PCI Two (One available)
PCI Express x16 One (None available)
PCI Express x1 One (None available)
Drive bays
Bay type Quantity
5.25″ Two (None available)
3.5″ Three (One available)
  • Viiv
  • nVidia Pure Video HD
Keyboard and mouse
  • HP wireless keyboard
  • HP wireless mouse/receiver set
Remote Control
USB infrared remote and receiver for media center
Software Category Software Title
Operating System
  • Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Windows Media Center
  • Windows Anytime Upgrade