Specs on a HP DV6700

By Bruno Fuerte

The HP Pavilion DV6700 Series, released in 2008, was marketed by HP as an "Entertainment Notebook PC" with an emphasis on multimedia capability. The laptop comes preinstalled with Windows Vista Home Premium. HP released the DV6700 Series with a wide variety of options, colors and finishes. The DV6700t is the base model in the series.

Processor and Chipset

The DV6700t is powered by a 2.40-GHz Intel Centrino Core 2 Duo processor (T8300). The motherboard uses the Intel 965PM chipset. Some models in the same series used the 2.20-GHz AMD Turion processor

Drives and Storage

The standard SATA hard drive on the DV6700t has a capacity of 250 GB and a speed of 5400 rpm. The laptop features a DVD±RW and CD-RW dual-layer combo drive also capable of playing Blu-Ray and BD-ROM discs. The maximum data transfer rate is 24x for CD-ROMs.

Memory and Power

The HP Pavilion DV6700t comes with 2GB of PC2-5300 DDR2 (667 MHz) RAM installed in two slots, with a capacity of 4GB. The laptop is powered by a 6-cell lithium-ion battery and 65-watt AC adapter/charger.

Video and Audio

The laptop features a 15.4-inch "BrightView" widescreen display powered by an Nvidia GeForce Go 8400M GS GPU capable of displaying a resolution of 1200x800. Audio is handled by an internal 3D Sound Blaster Pro compatible sound card and built-in Altec Lansing stereo speakers. The DV6700t also has a built-in HP Pavilion webcam with an integrated microphone and one audio jack.


The DV6700t provides Internet connectivity through an integrated 56K modem, 10/100BASE-T Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 connector), and built-in Intel Pro/Wireless 802.11a/802.11b/ 802.11g/802.11n wireless LAN adapter.

Ports and Dimensions

HP's DV6700 Series features three USB 2.0 ports, one FireWire (1394), VGA, S-video and HDMI out. Also standard is a 5-in-1 integrated Digital Media Reader capable of reading SD, MMC, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, or xD Picture flash memory.The DVv6700t is 14.06 inches wide, 10.12 inches deep and 1.61 inches tall. The laptop weighs 6.31 pounds.