Newegg.com - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.
If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message.
Learn more about the Hewlett-Packard 520-1070 (QP792AA#ABA)
WarrantyBeyond any applicable Newegg return policy, this item is warranted independently by the product's Manufacturer or a Third party. Below is a summary provided for convenience only and may not be accurate or current.
Read full details.
Rating: 5/5Good so far - but one documentation issue
This review is from: HP TouchSmart Intel Core i7 2600S (2.80GHz) 8GB DDR3 2TB HDD 23" Touchscreen All-in-One PC Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit 520-1070 (QP792AA#ABA)
Pros: Just got it. Much faster and sweeter than the Vista machine it replaced. Nicely made.
Wireless and GigE both worked as soon as I tried. I haven't gotten impressive speeds from the Wireless-N, I suspect that has to do with the B&G devices I have around - I'll mainly be using GigE anyway.
The kids love the touchscreen, and the built-in camera.
Cons: As with all new computers, it comes with almost NO hardcopy documentation. It was quite disappointing that the single piece of paper it does come with contains a glaring error.
The instructions say to unpack the wireless keyboard, wireless mouse, and the USB wireless receiver, and plug the USB stick into the back of the machine before turning it on. The box the mouse comes in is labeled "Mouse/Dongle, part # SM-2060/SD-2060", and has a slot for a USB dongle.
But there is no USB wireless receiver. On the 520-1070, the wireless receiver is built into the box. On the 320, and the other TouchSmarts, the wireless receiver is separate, but apparently making the documentation accurate for the most expensive box in the line is too hard. So ignore the instructions and turn the thing on, it will work. It took a phone call to HP support to figure this out, since I was reluctant to turn it on w/o having the receiver for the keyboard.
2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.
Thanks for the valuable feedback you provided!
Through the Newegg EggXpert Review Program, Newegg invites its best reviewers, known as EggXperts, to post opinions about new and pre-release products to help their fellow customers make informed buying decisions.Click here for more details.
This item is eligible for Newegg Premier benefits. Are you a Newegg Premier Member? If not, sign up today and get:
Free 3-day-or-less shipping on eligible items, discounts on 2- or 1-day delivery
Free shipping on returns using labels available on our website
Newegg’s gift-wrap service is the ideal solution for making your gift special!
Select your item as a gift, then add your message. Your gift will also be discreet with no prices being included on the packing slip.
Thank you for subscribing
Your request will be processed within the next 24 hours.
Please add "firstname.lastname@example.org" to your address book to ensure delivery.