HP's Pavilion Slimline s3330f PC does Blu-ray and HD DVD

A slim PC destined to handle both of the major high-definition movie formats? Say it ain't so! Turns out, HP is indeed doling out such a machine, and it's so eloquently dubbed the Pavilion Slimline s3330f PC. Here's a look at what this mighty mini-tower will be packin':

  • 2.8GHz AMD Athlon 64 X2 processor

  • 2GB of DDR2 RAM

  • 500GB 7,200 RPM SATA drive

  • HP Pocket Media Drive Bay

  • Single LightScribe-enabled optical drive that reads Blu-ray / HD DVD and writes to dual-layer DVDs

  • NVIDIA's 256MB GeForce 8500 GT

  • 802.11b/g WiFi

  • Built-in NTSC / ATSC TV tuners

  • Front-mounted 15-in-1 multicard reader

Furthermore, you'll find 6 USB 2.0 ports, FireWire, audio in / out, DVI / HDMI ports and a wireless keyboard / mouse bundled in along with a whole suite of software. Intrigued? Be on the lookout for this one to land later this month starting at $949.