Audio Front Panel
HP Kayak XW U3 & W3 PC Workstation Technical Information
System Connectors and Switches
The Audio Front Panel Connector, labeled "Audio Front Panel," is a
10-pin connector that links the system board with the multimedia Front
Panel. This connector directs stereo output to either the front panel
headphone jack or the rear panel stereo jack, as follows:
When the headphone jack on the Audio Front Panel of the
PC Workstation is not being used, the audio signal is available on the
rear panel and the internal speakers are active.
When external speakers are plugged into the rear jack, the audio
signal is directed to the rear jack and the internal speakers are
When a headphone is plugged into the headphone jack, the audio
signal is directed to the headphone jack, no sound is available on the
rear panel and the internal speakers are muted.
The Audio Front Panel Connector has the following pin assignments:
Refer to the online guide Using Sound, preloaded on your PC
Workstation, for more information about the Audio Front Panel.
Front Panel input left
Front Panel return left
Front Panel input right
Front Panel return right