Compaq Presario 2266
September 1998


Compaq P/N 337300-004
UPC 743172584458


Dimensions and Weight Unit: 4.02" x 13.85" x 15.66" (17 lbs.)

Package: 20.0" x 19.5" x 10.4" (28 lbs.)

Processor M II TM - 300* MMX TM Enhanced Processor
System Bus 66MHz
Memory 64 MB SyncDRAM shared memory architecture, upgradable to 256 MB - 4 MB dedicated for video memory (SyncDRAM DIMM required)
Hard Drive 4.0 GB 1 UltraDMA hard drive
CD-ROM Drive 32X Max 2 CD-ROM drive
Modem 56K ITU V.90 modem 3
Cache 512KB L2 Pipeline Burst Cache
Recommended Monitors Monitors with JBL Pro Speakers

Compaq Presario MV400 (13.2" viewable image area) –340712-001

Compaq Presario MV500 (13.7" viewable image area) –340674-001

Compaq Presario MV700 (15.9" viewable image area) –340669-001

Compaq Presario MV900 (17.9" viewable image area) - 341016-002

  • 64-bit PCI graphics with Direct3D TM
  • MPEG full-motion video playback
  • Maximum non-interlaced resolution of up to 1280 x 1024 (when supported by monitor)
Compaq Easy Access Internet Keyboard One-touch access to Internet activities through the Internet Button Suite
  • Instant Internet gives you one-touch Internet access to news, weather and helpful information about your new Presario PC with My Yahoo! as the default start page
  • Instant Search puts you on an Internet information search directly with AltaVista as the default search engine
  • Secure E-Commerce takes you to a safe electronic shopping experience
  • Instant E-Mail lets you directly send and receive E-mails

Multimedia controls:

  • Play/Pause
  • Stop
  • Previous Track
  • Next Track
  • Favorite Application
  • Volume Up/Down
  • Launch Button
  • Mute
  • Sleep Button
Compaq Audio Aureal A3D™ Interactive 360 Positional Sound
Compaq Internet The most sensational, fun and easy Internet experience

• Compaq Easy Internet Access with 50 free hours of Internet entertainment 4

• Powerful Partnerships — Compaq has selected more than 20 leading brand-name Internet companies as featured partners, including Yahoo!

• 56K ITU V.90 modem 3 for quick Internet downloads

• Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0

Compaq Multimedia
  • MPEG
  • Audio CD player
  • Video player (AVI, MPEG and others)
Diskette Drive 3.5" 1.44 MB diskette drive
  • 104-key Compaq Windows keyboard
  • Compaq mouse
  • Plug-and-Play
  • NSTL Year 2000 compliant
Power Supply
  • Steady-state 75 watts
  • Energy Star compliant
Expansion Slots
  • One open PCI slot (8" x 4")
  • One PCI slot with modem installed
Expansion Bays Four drive bays populated with:
  • 3.5" diskette drive
  • Hard drive
  • CD-ROM drive
  • One externally accessible 5.25"/One third height drive bay open for expansion
I/O Interfaces
  • Two USB ports
  • Serial RS-232C compatible, DB9 connector (16550)
  • Parallel EPP/ECP standard centronics-compatible interface (DB25 connector)
  • Joystick/MIDI/Gamepad compatible game port
  • Two RJ-11 phone jacks (1 input, 1 output)
  • Audio ports (speaker-out, microphone-in, line-out)
  • Mouse and keyboard port
  • Monitor connector (VGA)
  • Front-accessible headphone jack
Software Preinstalled Software
  • Microsoft Windows 98
  • Microsoft Works 4.5
  • Quicken Basic 98
  • RingCentral Fax


  • Compaq Easy Internet Access
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0
  • PeopleLink

Software on CD

  • Microsoft Bookshelf 98
  • Microsoft Money 98
  • Microsoft Encarta 98 Encyclopedia
  • MotoRacer (MMX TM )
Technical Support
  • Technical support: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Remote service software for quicker call resolution
  • Personal assistance from an online technician
  • Antivirus software
  • Free automated software updates via the Web
  • Selective QuickRestore CD
  • Electronic Help Guide
Limited Warranty Covered by Compaq 1-year U.S. Limited Warranty 5 : 1 year parts and 1 year carry-in labor




Option Part#

16 MB SyncDRAM DIMM 308874-001
32 MB SyncDRAM DIMM 271434-001
64 MB SyncDRAM DIMM 308877-001
128 MB SyncDRAM DIMM 308878-001


* Megahertz-equivalent performance level. Based upon industry-standard benchmark comparisons to the Pentium II processor when tested in equivalently configured computer systems.

  1. For hard drives, GB = billion bytes.
  2. 32X Max CD-ROM drive data transfer rates may vary from 1800 to 4800 Kbps.
  3. ITU V.90 modems are designed only to allow faster downloads from K56flex or V.90 compliant digital sources. Maximum achievable download transmission rates are currently unknown, may not reach 56 Kbps, and will vary with line conditions.
  4. $100 mail-in rebate offer valid with activation of 50-hour free trial of Compaq Easy Internet Access from Compaq Internet Setup. The 50 free hours must be used within 30 days from initial sign-up. A valid credit card is required in order to initiate the service. Offer expires 4/30/99. Other conditions apply. Details in store.
  5. Certain restrictions and exclusions apply. For warranty details, consult the Compaq Customer Support Center at 1-800-OK-Compaq, U.S.

All hardware and software specifications subject to change without notice. Compaq, Presario and the Compaq logo are registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. M II is a trademark of Cyrix Corporation. MMX is a trademark of Intel Corporation. Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Other product names mentioned herein may be trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective companies. 1998 Compaq Computer Corporation. All rights reserved. Printed in the U.S.A.

Developed for compliance with the Compaq Year 2000 readiness program.