HP has recently announced the launch of Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU notebook PC which is powered by Intel Pentium Dual Core Processor and it features 14.1-inch WXGA Widescreen TFT display, integrated Wireless 802.11a/b/g Wi-Fi LAN connection, 5-in-1 media card reader, 8X Super Multi double layer (8.5 GB) DVD writer and HDMI digital out port.
Powered by 2.0 GHz Intel Pentium Dual Core Processor T3200, the new Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU notebook PC features 1-MB L2 cache, 667 MHz Front Bus speed, Mobile Intel GL40 Express Chipset Mainboard, 1-GB PC2-5300 DDR2 667 MHz with 2 SODIMM Slots offering maximum 8-GB SDRAM, 160-GB Serial-ATA 5400 rpm with 150 MB/sec transfer speed hard disk drive with HP ProtectSmart HDD protection technology and 8X SuperMulti Drive Double Layer (8.5 GB) DVD Writer.
FreeDOS preinstalled, Compaq Presario CQ40-108U notebook sports 14.1-inch (35.8 cm) WXGA High Definition BrightView Widescreen display capable of 1280 x 800 pixels resolution in 16:10 Aspect Ratio powered by Intel Mobile Graphics Media Accelerator GMA 4500MHD with upto 256 MB shared video memory.
Weighing 2.31 Kgs, the new Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU notebook PC is equipped with Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g Network Connection and Bluetooth v2.0 HP Module for wireless connection. In addition it also offers Broadcom 5787 10/100 Ethernet LAN, 56 kbps V.90 modem and 3 USB v2.0 ports for wired connections. The notebook also sports HDMI v1.3 digital out port which allows streaming HD quality video to standard home TV without loss in quality.
Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU also supports a 5-in-1 multi-format memory card reader embedded in the notebook allowing xD, Secure Digital cards, MultiMedia cards, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro media cards.
Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU notebook PC also offers Altec Lansing Stereo Speakers built-in and sports full size keyboard with integrated numeric keypad Pointing device and Touch Pad with dedicated vertical and horizontal Scroll Up/Down pad.
Other features of Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU notebook PC includes integrated 1.3 Megapixels Webcam, 3x USB v2.0 ports, ExpressCard/54 slot, IEEE 1394 port, S-video TV-out port, integrated Altec Lansing Stereo Speakers, 3D Sound Blaster Pro compatible sound 16 bit integrated, and 2 Headphone Jacks, 2 Omni-directional microphones, full 101 keys keyboard and expansion port for HP xb3000 Notebook Expansion Base.
Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU notebook PC comes with FreeDOS or Linux operating system preinstalled and Microsoft Windows XP can can be can be installed at extra cost. HP is providing many software along with full set of drivers bundled with the notebook PC which includes: Microsoft Works 8.5, Adobe Acrobat Reader 8, Roxio Creator 9 Basic, QuickPlay for Windows ver 3.2, and HP PhotoSmart Premier.
Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU Drivers for Windows XP
- Intel GL40 Express Chipset drivers (2MB) – Intel INF driver
- VGA Display driver – Video driver
- Intel SATA driver – SATA driver
- Conexant High Definition Audio driver – Audio driver
- Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Wireless LAN driver – Wireless driver
- Intel Broadcom 5787 LAN Driver – Ethernet driver
- Modem driver -Modem driver
- 1.3 MP Webcam driver – Webcam driver
- Card Reader driver – Card reader driver
- Keyboard, Mouse and Input devices – HP Quick Launch Buttons
- Bluetooth v2.0 driver – Bluetooth driver
You can also download Compaq Presario CQ40 drivers for many other CQ40 sub-models for HP’s support site.
For security and system maintenance, it offers Norton Anti-Virus with 60 days Live updates, Norton Internet Security, SoftThinks Recovery Disc Creator, 3D Drive Guard HDD Protection and Digital Persona Fingerprint Reader.
For Digital Entertainment and imaging it includes Cyberlink DVD Suite, QuickPlay for Windows ver 3.6, Cyberlink YouCam, Muvee AutoProducer Basic Edition, HP Games and HP PhotoSmart Essential software applications.
Weighing about 2.31 kgs with battery pack, the Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU notebook PC comes with 6-cell Li-Ion standard battery offering upto 2.5 hrs backup.
- 3 USB v2.0 Ports
- ExpressCard/54 slot
- IEEE 1394 port
- S-video TV-out port
- VGA port – external monitor
- Notebook Expansion Slot
- External Microphone
- RJ-11 – Modem
- RJ-45 – Ethernet LAN
- 2 Omni-directional microphones
- Expansion port for HP xb3000 Notebook Expansion Base
- 5-in-1 Media Card Reader
- HDMI Digital Out Port
Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU Notebook PC Features
- Intel Pentium Dual Core Processor T3200, 2.0 GHz
- 1 MB Level L2 cache, 667 MHz Bus speed
- Mobile Intel GL40 Express Chipset Mainboard
- 1-GB PC2-5300 DDR2 (667 MHz), 2 SODIMM Slots (maximum 8 GB)
- 160-GB Serial-ATA Hard Drive, 5400 rpm, 150 MB/sec transfer speed, HP ProtectSmart HDD protection technology
- 8X SuperMulti Drive Double Layer (8.5 GB) DVD Writer
- 14.1-inch (35.8 cm) WXGA+ High Definition BrightView Widescreen display, 1280 x 800 pixels resolution in 16:10 Aspect Ratio, BrightView Screen Technology
- Intel Mobile Graphics Media Accelerator GMA 4500MHD with upto 256 MB shared video memory
- Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g Network Connection
- Integrated Bluetooth v2.0 connection
- Broadcom 5787 10/100 integrated Ethernet LAN interface
- 56 kbps v.52 modem/fax
- 86 Keys Keyboard, 12 Fn Keys
- Altec Lansing Stereo Speakers, 3D Sound Blaster Pro compatible sound 16 bit integrated
- 2 Omni-directional microphones
- Integrated 1.3 Megapixels Webcam
- 5-in-1 integrated Digital Media Reader supporting xD, Secure Digital cards, MultiMedia cards, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro media cards
- ExpressCard/54 slot, Support for ExpressCard/34
- IEEE 1394 FireWire Interface – video capture interface
- HDMI v1.3 Digital Port with HDCP Key
- Free DOS
- 6-cell Li-ion Battery, 2.5 hrs backup
- Dimensions: LxWxH- 334 x 237 x 33/40 cm
- Weight: 2.31 Kgs (with power pack)
Intel Pentium Dual Core Processor T3200 powered Compaq Presario CQ40-108TU notebook PC with 14.1-inch WXGA widescreen display, 160-GB SATA hard drive and 8x DVD Writer is available from HP dealers in India at the price of Rs. 36,495- (plus taxes) with one year carry-in warranty. Visit www.hp.com/country/in/en/ for more details.