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Worldwide Computer Products News-26 June 2009-HP announces new HP consumer desktop PCs(C)1995-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS

Technology solutions provider HP (NYSE:HPQ) on Thursday announced the availability of the HP TouchSmart PC software suite and a new generation of consumer desktop PCs.

The new HP PCs feature stylish new looks and a fast and powerful computing experience with plentiful storage for digital content. The redesigned consumer desktop lines include, HP Slimline, HP Pavilion, HP Elite and Compaq Presario.

The HP Slimline, HP Pavilion and HP Elite desktop PCs include the HP MediaSmart software suite, a one-stop solution for multimedia and entertainment.

The HP Pavilion Slimline s5000 series desktop PC starts at USD289m while the HP Pavilion p6000 series desktop PC starts at USD269. Also, the HP Pavilion Elite e9000 series desktop PC starts at USD599.

The Compaq Presario CQ5000 series desktop PC is priced at USD379.

Also, to complement its desktop PCs, HP offers the 20-inch HP 2009m Monitor and 21.5-inch HP 2159m Monitor, as well as matching keyboard and mouse, which are priced at USD119 and USD239, respectively.

The new HP TouchSmart PC software suite provides an enhanced touch experience for enjoying photos, videos, music and more. It provides an easy way to enjoy digital content, from watching TV or Blu-ray movies and sharing photos, through Snapfish, to burning music, slideshows and playlists to DVDs.

HP said that it shortly plans to introduce the HP SimpleSave external hard drive series to offer customers simple and automatic backup for photos, video, music and data. The hard drives are expected to be available in August 2009, starting at USD119.

HP also announced new calculator software, the HP 12c and 12c Platinum software for PCs, Apple iPhones and Apple iPod touch devices. This calculator software will be available for iPhones and iPod touch devices through the Apple iTunes store and for PCs at

HP 15c calculator software will be available for the iPhone and iPod touch, while HP 20b and HP 35s calculator software will be available for PCs.

All products are available for purchase through http:/

In addition, select consumer desktop PCs purchased on or after 26 June 2009 at 00.01 will be eligible for HP's Windows 7 Upgrade Programme.

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