(Calgary, Canada) – November 2, 2006 – VoodooPC, the world’s leading architect of highly personalized, one of a kind high performance PCs, today introduced the OMEN Intel Core 2 Extreme Quad Core featuring the Intel® Core™ 2 Extreme Quad-Core processor. Offering the highest performance graphics processor available, the OMEN Intel Core 2 Extreme Quad Core delivers an immersive user experience with up to 70%1 more processing power than Intel’s dual core processors. Set to launch on November 14, 2006, the new quad-core OMEN will deliver incredible desktop performance across today’s industry standard benchmarks along with new levels of multi-threading performance and multi-tasking responsiveness for ultra-realistic gaming experiences. The new OMEN is the fastest near silent PC on the market, equipped with a system-wide intercooler that silently cools the Quad-Core processor, choice of ATi Crossfire or nVidia SLI graphics cards and motherboard chipsets. Additional features include an advanced chamber airflow layout that allows the system to operate at peak efficiency without draining excess power. Copper-cooled pre-overclocked graphics cards let OMEN users set their monitors to resolutions at WQXGA, allowing them to enjoy daily productivity and conquer the most advanced games. The OMEN Intel Core 2 Extreme Quad Core is fully upgradeable, including a modular swappable power supply. “The cutting edge technology in the new quad-core allows users to manage simultaneous tasks faster and smoother, enabling them to run multiple tasks without slowdowns to applications,” said Rahul Sood, chief technologist, global gaming PC business unit, HP. This, combined with the ability to run highly threaded applications, puts our Extreme Quad-Core on the cutting edge of technology.” To see the new OMEN Intel Core 2 Extreme Quad Core, go to: http://resource.voodoopc.com/ruffus/DreamMachine.zip About VoodooPC VoodooPC is one of the world’s leading architects of highly personalized, one-of-a-kind, high-performance PCs. Recently acquired by HP, the company was founded on the belief that it could revolutionize the PC world with exotic designs and advanced engineering techniques typically unseen in the computer industry, VoodooPC continues to engineer well-balanced, work-of-art machines that inspire and enable individuals to reach great possibilities. For more information on VoodooPC or to customize a machine, visit www.voodoopc.com. VoodooPC is an Intel® Channel Partner Member Backed by one of the biggest names in technology, Intel® Channel Partner Members deliver custom IT solutions for a variety of consumer and business markets. VoodooPC uses industry-leading Intel® platform products coupled with a high level of innovation to create IT solutions specific to customers' needs. To maximize technology investment, VoodooPC has access to training on the latest Intel products and solutions that are compatible with existing hardware and software solutions. About HP HP is a technology solutions provider to consumers, businesses and institutions globally. The company’s offerings span IT infrastructure, global services, business and home computing, and imaging and printing. For the four fiscal quarters ended July 31, 2006, HP revenue totaled $90.0 billion. More information about HP (NYSE, Nasdaq: HPQ) is available at www.hp.com. 1 DISCLAIMER: Performance based on estimated SPECint SPECint*_rate_base2000 comparing Intel® Core™ Extreme quad-core processor to Intel® Core™ 2 Extreme processor X6800. Actual performance may vary. SPECint is a registered trademark of the Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation. For more information see org www.spec.org.