The nw9440 is equipped with new Intel Core Duo processors allowing for the simultaneous use of multiple applications. Microsoft’s Windows XP Professional Edition comes pre-installed. Nvidia’s Quadro FX 1500M graphics controller with 256 MB of GDDR III video memory delivers the performance and stability required for demanding projects.
Hard drive options include 60/80/100GB 5400 rpm and 80/100GB 7200 rpm drives. The unit’s 17-inch, widescreen display offers a wide-viewing angle and HP offers a selection of batteries for extended mobility. I/O for the unit includes 4 USB 2.0 ports, VGA, audio, FireWire and S-Video. A 7-in-1 media card reader provides compatibility with most popular media card formats.
An optional LightScribe DVD+/-RW with Double Layer support is available for backing up content on low-cost DVD media, and users can also burn custom labels directly onto their discs.