New Releases...HP Pavilion N500

The HP Pavilion N5000 notebook PC features hot launch keys, touch pad functionality, a DVD-ROM drive, and an integrated modem and Ethernet to simplify the mobile computing experience. Hot launch buttons give users single-button access to special Web sites, and touch pad on/off/scroll keys allow for convenient operation. A built-in CD player with LCD panel allows listeners to play music even while the system is off. The screen is available in 12.1”, 13”, or 14.1”, and the hard drive can hold from 5 to 7GB. The N5000 series PCs come with 64 MB of RAM and a 56K modem. Both Intel Celeron and Intel Pentium III processors are available. Hewlett Packard, Palo Alto, CA, (800) 752-0900,

This article originally appeared in the 10/01/2000 issue of THE Journal.