Compaq Presario 924
August 1994
Compaq P/N - 171650-002

Standard Features
Design Space-saving Minitower design
Processor and Cache 486 DX2/66 Microprocessor with internal 8-KB cache, upgradeable to 128-KB
Hard Drive 420 MB, upgradable to 1.05 GB
Diskette Drive 3-1/2" 1.44 MB diskette drive
Upgradeability Performance upgradeability to Pentium Overdrive technology
Memory 8 MB of RAM standard, expandable to 100 MB
Stereo Sound Integrated 16-Bit stereo sound
Power Supply Steady-state 185 watts of power, EPA Energy Star Compliant low-power mode
Expansion Slots Five (8/16 bit) ISA expansion slots, unoccupied
Expansion Bays Five drive bays, three unoccupied
Graphics 1 MB Video RAM, upgradeable to 2 MB, ISA with Local Bus Graphics
Compatibility Plug & Play compatible
Speakerphone Simultaneous, 2-way (full duplex) speakerphone capability utilizes AT&T technology enabled only with Presario 140 or 150 Multimedia Monitor.   Speakerphone has speed dialing capability
Fax/Modem Built-in 14.4K bps fax/modem
Caller ID Supports Caller ID when service is activated by your local phone company
Personal Message Center Includes telephone answering machine with 10 individual, password-accessible, remote access voice mailboxes and electronic address book with speed dial (Telephone answering machine can be enabled with a non-Presario Multimedia Monitor when external speakers and microphone are added)
File Player WAVE file player and recorder; MIDI file player and recorder
Security MultiLock security features: Power-on password, keyboard password, diskette drive control, diskette boot control, parallel and serial interface control, set-up password
Interfaces Parallel, serial, mouse, video, keyboard, gameport (Compaq mouse and keyboard included)
  • MS-DOS 6.2
  • Microsoft Windows 3.1
  • TabWorks
  • MediaPilot (Address Book, Phone Center, Fax Center)
  • Welcome Center/Control Center/Learning Center
  • Quicken for Windows Special Edition
  • Home Survival Toolkit
  • Prodigy (free trial membership)
  • America Online (free trial membership)
  • CompuServe (free trial membership)
  • ImagiNation Network (free trial membership)
  • The Even More Incredible Machine
Warranty Specific Service and Support program information, including product warranties, varies by product and country.  Outside the United States and Canada, contact your local CompaqCare Center or Compaq sales office.  Within the United States and Canada, refer to the CompaqCare for Desktops document and the Hardware Product Warranty Summary document for details.
Customer Support Outside the United States and Canada, contact your local CompaqCare Center or Compaq sales office.  Within the United States, call the Compaq Customer Support Center at 1-800-OK-Compaq.

5.25" 1.2 MB Floppy Diskette Drive (Half-height)141740-001
270 MB IDE Hard Disk Drive196408-001
340 MB IDE Hard Disk Drive196409-001
420 MB IDE Hard Disk Drive172492-001
525 MB IDE Hard Disk Drive196410-001
535 MB Fast SCSI-2 Hard Disk Drive148193-001
1.05 GB Fast SCSI-2 Hard Disk Drive142018-001
Compaq 6260 SCSI-2 Controller133857-001
IDE Controller 171163-001
Hard Disk Drive/CD-ROM Rails Kit137775-001
4 MB Memory Module Kit (70ns/Non-Parity)147522-001
8 MB Memory Module Kit (70ns/Non-Parity)147523-001
16 MB Memory Module Kit (70ns/Non-Parity)147524-001
32 MB Memory Module Kit (70ns/Non-Parity)147525-001
128 KB Cache Acceleration Kit171018-001
1 MB Video Memory Module Kit171017-001
120/250 MB Internal Tape Drive177040-001
120 MB Tape Cartridge115212-001
340/680 MB Internal Tape Drive with Compression197082-001
340/680 MB Tape Cartridge197413-001
Compaq Presario Multimedia Monitor (14")176850-001
Compaq Presario Multimedia Monitor (15")176860-001
486 DX2/66 Processor Upgrade Kit141240-001