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DELL 5040 2 Core Intel Core I3-6xxx 3.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD

2 Intel Core I3-6xxx 3.7GHz 4GB Sep 2016
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Good Brand

We checked the reviews from users and experts of hundreds of desktop computers to determine an average rating for each PC brand. On average PCs manufactured by DELL have good ratings from users and experts.

Only Released Three Months Ago

DELL only released the 5040 three months ago. Newer desktop computers like this one are likely to have more advanced features.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many new comparable spec personal computers.

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4.4 On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version

This desktop computer supports a 4.4 on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version, which is the most frequently supported on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version on comparable spec computers that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Most of the other few processor core computers that came out around the same time as the 5040 only have between one and five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, however the DELL 5040 has six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Fairly Big Max Internal Memory Supported Processor

The smallest max internal memory supported processor of new desktop computers is 8GB and the biggest is 64GB. At 64 gigabytes, the DELL 5040 has a fairly big max internal memory supported processor compared to most of the other new computers.

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Fairly Fast Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor

The DELL 5040 has one of the faster memory clock speeds supported by processors (1,866 megahertz) amongst few processor core computers of this age. The slowest memory clock speed supported by processor of similar spec personal computers that were released in the last 12 months is 1,300MHz, the fastest is 1,900MHz, and the average memory clock speed supported by processor is 1,500MHz.

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Fairly Fast Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor

The average max memory bandwidth supported processor of comparable spec desktop computers that are a similar age to the 5040 is 30GB/s. The DELL 5040 has a quite fast max memory bandwidth supported processor (34.1 gigabytes per second) compared to most of the other latest personal computers.

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£31.50 Price Drop

In the last month the price of the 5040 has dropped by £31.50.

HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is typical of many few processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as it. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.

There are a number of alternative HDD personal computers currently available which you might want to consider including the Alienware Alpha[plb_2851089_price], the DELL 3650[plb_3437520_price], or the HP 260 G2[plb_3843085_price] which is cheaper.

Computers with a faster storage speed that might be worth looking at include the OptiPlex 3040[pl_3242114_price] (SSD), or the OptiPlex 3040[pl_3361212_price] (SSD) both from DELL which is also cheaper.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This PC supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many latest few processor core computers.

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Quite High System Bus Data Transfer Rate

With a system bus data transfer rate of 8 Gigatransfers per second, the DELL 5040 has a quite high system bus data transfer rate compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 5040. The average system bus data transfer rate of newly released few processor core computers is 6.5GT/s, and the system bus data transfer rates range from 5GT/s to 8GT/s.

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Two 2.5" Bays

Most of the other few processor core computers that are a similar age to the 5040 only have one 2.5" bay, however the DELL 5040 has two 2.5" bays.

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Two DisplayPorts

The DELL 5040 is a two DisplayPort desktop computer.

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Six USB 3.0 Ports

The DELL 5040 has more USB 3.0 ports than most of the PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 5040. This DELL PC is a six USB 3.0 port personal computer compared to most of the similar spec personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the 5040 which only have between one and five USB 3.0 ports.

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Supports One Compatible Memory Card

The DELL 5040 has a greater number of compatible memory card than most new few processor core computers. This DELL computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by few processor core computers that are a similar age to the 5040.

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Very Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The slowest maximum turbo frequency of comparable spec PCs that have been available for the last year is 2GHz and the fastest is 3.6GHz. When compared to other PCs that have been available for around the same time as the 5040 that we have checked, the maximum turbo frequency of the DELL 5040 of 3.6 gigahertz is one of the fastest.

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Four USB 2.0 Ports

Most recently released comparable spec computers have between one and five USB 2.0 ports, including the DELL 5040 which has four USB 2.0 ports.

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Has One Memory Slot

The number of memory slots found on the DELL 5040 is more than most few processor core computers that were launched around the same time as it. The most frequently found memory slot is 2x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this desktop computer. The memory slots 4x DIMM are also found on this computer.

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Shallow

The average depth of comparable spec computers that have been around for around the same time as the 5040 is 280mm, and the depths range from 83mm to 440mm. The DELL 5040 is one of the shallower desktop computers that have been around for a similar time to the 5040 (only 92.6 millimeters) amongst similar spec desktop computers of this age.

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4 Other reasons to consider the DELL 5040

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 3.7 gigahertz, the DELL 5040 has a relatively standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other personal computers that were released in the last 12 months.

There are a number of alternative 3.7GHz processor clock speed personal computers currently available that you might want to consider including cheaper computers such as the HP 410-135na[plb_3821035_price], or the DELL 3650[plb_3437520_price].

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the DELL 5040 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other latest computers.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 500GB total storage capacity PCs currently available including the Alienware Alpha[plb_2851089_price] which is cheaper.

If this few processor core PC total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire XC-705[plb_3164790_price] (1TB and cheaper), or the Asus K20CD[plb_3206453_price] (1TB and cheaper).

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Average Hard Drive Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the DELL 5040 has a relatively average hard drive capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec desktop computers that were released in the last year.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 500GB hard drive capacity PCs currently available including the Alienware Alpha[plb_2851089_price] which is cheaper.

If this computer hard drive capacity is too small for you then you might want to look at the HP 460-p035na[plb_3700374_price] (1TB and cheaper).

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the DELL 5040 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other recently released few processor core computers.

There are a number of alternative 4GB memory personal computers currently available that you might want to consider including the Alienware Alpha[plb_2851089_price] which is cheaper.

If this computer internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Acer Aspire XC-705[plb_3164790_price] (6GB and cheaper).

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Specification

Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Voltage
Processor That Supports ECC
Memory Channel Supported Processor
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Memory Type Supported Processor
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Stepping
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Processor Installed
Memory
Internal Memory
Non-ECC Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Hard Drive Capacity
Compatible Memory Card
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive
Storage Drive Installed
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Open GL Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Maximum Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Output
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
Max On-Board Graphics Adapter Refresh Rate
Max On-Board Graphics Adapter Refresh Rate
Max On-Board Graphics Adapter Refresh Rate
Operating System/software
Operating System
Trial Software
Pre-Installed Software
Operating System Language
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Serial Port
Line-Out Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
PS/2 Port
DisplayPort
HDMI Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
PCI Slot
PCI Express X16 Slot
PCI Express X4 Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
Design
Chassis Type
Case Placement
Cable Lock Slot
2.5" Bay
3.5" Bay
Case Colour
Intel Segment Tagging
Performance
Password Protection Level
Password Protection
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Dell E-Value Code
Processor Special Features
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel 64
Embedded Options Available
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel HD Graphics
Intel Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
Intel Built-In Visuals Technology
OS Guard
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Instruction Set
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel Software Guard Extension (Intel SGX)
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliant
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Display Diagonal
Software Driver Included
Manual
Cable Included
Mouse Included
Display Included
Panel Type
Typical Contrast Ratio
Full HD Display
Keyboard Supplied
Display Vertical Viewing Angle
Windows Key
Display Horizontal Viewing Angle
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Display Resolution
Display Type
AC Adapter
Supported Number of Colours Display
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

Expert Reviews

29 February 2016

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Manufacturer Part Numbers dell w7w10, dell w7w10p, dell p239987, dell c16rza00, dell p239987p, dell 50403120, dell 50401485, dell c16pza00, dell c16rzs00, dell c16pzs00
Barcodes 04058154046227, 04058154126707, 05397063781485, 05397063781669, 05397063783120, 05397063845866, 05397063845941, 05397063888306, 05397063915309, 05397063917594, 05397063917631

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