Reprinted from a Compaq press release:
HOUSTON, May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Compaq Computer Corporation today announced a variety of new options for its Presario line of digital entertainment desktop PCs will be available May 8 direct from Compaq, including the newest, fastest Intel Pentium 4 processor for faster and easier enjoyment of digital video editing, photography and music, gaming, and e-learning.
In addition, Presario 6000 and 8000 PCs may also be configured with USB 2.0, for up to 40 times faster connections to digital cameras and mp3 players designed for USB 2.0. External hard drives, CD burners, cameras and mp3 players will all take less time to transfer data, simplifying and speeding the process while allowing more time to enjoy digital entertainment.
Digital video enthusiasts will enjoy creating and sharing their home movies with the enhanced MyMovieSTUDIO solution, featuring the more intuitive Sonic MyDVD Video Suite. MyDVD Video Suite makes it possible for home users to record, share and re-edit their personal videos on DVD or CD, combining the sheer simplicity and power of Sonic MyDVD 3.5 with the professional-level editing features of ArcSoft ShowBiz 1.1 video editor and the front IEEE 1394 port creates a fully integrated, easy-to-use video production center.