HP Vectra VL600
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  • Next-generation technology based on Intel 820 chipset
    Latest Intel processors, starting with Pentium ® III 533EB/600EB/667/733/800EB MHz processor with 133MHz front side bus (FSB)
  • New Rambus ® DRAM memory 128MB, expandable to 1GB
  • New Ultra ATA/66 SMART II  15GB (7200rpm) or 30GB (7200rpm) hard disk drives
  • New Matrox Millennium G400 AGP 4X graphics card with 32MB SGRAM memory
  • Industry-leading 3Com Ethernet interface
  • HP 4X Max-speed internal IDE CD-Writer Plus drive
  • 16-bit, integrated PCI sound on all models
  • 6-shelf, 7-slot minitower
  • Windows NT ® Workstation 4.0 (Windows 2000 ready)

Die Vectra VL600 Serie ist im Februar 2000 erschienen.

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  • Minitower (6 shelves, 7 slots)

Easy to expand, easy to open, easy to service and repair

Mass storages shelves
Minitower–six shelves:
  • One front-accessible with standard, third-height, 3.5-inch floppy disk drive preinstalled
  • Three front-accessible for standard, half-height, 5.25-inch devices (one with optical device drive preinstalled)
  • Two internal for standard, third-height devices (one with 3.5-inch hard disk drive preinstalled)
Total expansion slots

Seven slots:

  • Four PCI (LAN adapter preinstalled in one PCI slot on LAN models).
  • Two ISA (ISA cards supported up to card height of 106mm).
  • One AGP (occupied by Matrox Millennium graphics card)

Choice of processors:

  • Intel Pentium III 533EBMHz, 600EBMHz, 667MHz, 733MHz, or 800EBMHz processor with 133MHz FSB

Processor dependent

  • 256KB Level 2 advanced transfer cache (full speed)

Intel 820 chipset:

  • 133MHz system bus
  • Includes Advanced Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI)

128MB Rambus Direct RAM (RDRAM)

  • Support for ECC memory
  • Autodetection of memory modules via serial presence detect (SPD)
Memory upgrade

Expandable to 1GB through two RIMM sockets

Hard disk drive

Choice of hard disk technologies:

  • 15.0GB (7200rpm), or 30.0GB (7200rpm) Ultra ATA/66 hard disk drive
    • SMART II (self-monitoring analysis and reporting technology)
    • 66MB/s transfer rate
Hard disk controller

PCI Bus Master Ultra ATA controller

  • Support for Ultra ATA/66, PIO (up to Mode 4), DMA Mode 2, and Ultra DMA Mode 2
  • Up to four Fast-IDE devices supported on desktop and minitower models, including two hard disk drives and two ATAPI devices (CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, or CD-RW drive, or any other ATAPI device)

PCI Ultra Wide SCSI controller on Ultra Wide SCSI models

Floppy disk drive

Third-height, 3.5-inch, 1.44MB floppy disk drive preinstalled

Optical storage device

Choice of CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, and CD-RW solutions:

  • HP 48X Max-speed IDE CD-ROM drive
  • HP 8X Max-speed IDE DVD-ROM drive
  • HP 4X Max-speed IDE CD-Writer Plus drive (Adaptec Easy CD Creator and DirectCD software included)
Audio subsystem

16-bit stereo PCI audio recording and playback
Full duplex audio
DirectX 6 compliant (Windows 95/98 only)

Audio drivers

Available audio drivers: Windows NT Workstation 4.0, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows for Workgroups, OS/2 Warp 4.0

Built-in I/O

One 25-pin parallel port (ECP/EPP bidirectional Centronics supporting IEEE 1284)
Two 9-pin serial ports (16550 UART)
Two PS/2 connectors for keyboard and mouse (mini-DIN)
Two stacked Universal Serial Bus (USB) ports for easy reconfiguration, attachment, and hot swapping of external peripherals
One 15-pin VGA connector
Audio ports (stereo in, stereo out, microphone in)
One RJ-45 Ethernet port on all LAN models (10/100Base-T)


BIOS in flash EEPROM for convenient BIOS upgrades
Memory upgradable using Rambus Direct (RDRAM) RIMMs.
Hard disk storage upgradable up to 2 × 30.0GB

Video graphics

Matrox Millennium G400 AGP 4X graphics card with video accelerator on AGP bus

  • Outstanding 2D and Direct 3D performance, speed, and visual quality
  • Fully DirectX 6 compliant with Environment Mapped Bump Mapping for maximum 3D realism
  • 300MHz UltraSharp RAMDAC for flicker-free displays
  • Vibrant color quality–32-bit rendering, texturing, and Z-buffering
  • 256-bit dual bus architecture
  • DualHead Display capable of supporting two independent monitors on the same AGP card (Matrox option)
  • DDC2b support for Plug-&-Play detection of monitor
Maximum resolutions
(1) Matrox Millennium G400 AGP 4X graphics card

2D resolutions and 3D resolutions

Supports the following maximum resolutions and colors:

Color palette Maximum 2D display area Maximum 3D display area Double-buffered + 16-bit Z Double-buffered + 32-bit Z
8-bit 2048 × 1536
15- or 16-bit 2048 × 1536 2048 × 1536 1800 × 1440 1600 × 1200
24-bit 2048 × 1536
32-bit 2048 × 1536 1600 × 1200 1280 – 1024 1280 – 1024

Refresh rates

Supports the following maximum non-interlaced refresh rates at the resolutions listed here:

Primary screen (8-/16-/24-/32-bit) Secondary screen (16-/32-bit)
4:3 aspect ratio
640 × 480 200Hz 200Hz
800 × 600 200Hz 180Hz
1024 × 768 160Hz 115Hz
1152 × 864 140Hz 95Hz
1280 × 1024 120Hz 75Hz
1600 × 1200 100Hz 43Hz
1600 × 1280 90Hz 43Hz
1800 × 1440 80Hz
1920 × 1440 75Hz
2048 × 1536 70Hz
16:9 aspect ratio
1600 × 1024 120Hz 43Hz
1920 × 1035 100Hz
1920 × 1080 100Hz
1920 × 1200 90Hz
  • 32MB SGRAM on Matrox Millennium G400 models
Available graphics drivers

Windows NT Workstation 4.0, Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows for Workgroups 3.11, and drivers 1 OS/2 Warp 4.0

(1) To achieve these resolutions may require a manual setup because operating systems often force the values.


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 Wolfram Oestreicher, 28.3.2000