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DELL medium processor core personal computers have good reviews on average and across all PCs DELL is one of the superior brands.
Only Released Four Months Ago
As one of the newer desktop computers, this personal computer is likely to have better features.
Quite Fast Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Across all the comparable spec desktop computers that are a similar age to the 7040 the memory clock speeds supported by processors range from 800MHz to 2,200MHz, and the average memory clock speed supported by processor is 1,800MHz. The DELL 7040 has a fairly fast memory clock speed supported by processor (2,133 megahertz) compared to most of the other computers that have been available for a similar time to the 7040.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This personal computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on medium processor core personal computers that have been available for a comparable time to it.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most commonly supported PCI Express slots version on similar spec computers that came out around the same time as it.
DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type
This PC has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type, which is the most frequently found internal memory type on latest medium processor core personal computers.
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Six USB 3.0 Ports
The DELL 7040 is a six USB 3.0 port computer. Most of the other recently released computers have between one and seven USB 3.0 ports.
Two 2.5" Bays
The DELL 7040 has more 2.5" bays than most of the latest PCs. Most of the desktop computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the 7040 only have one 2.5" bay, however this desktop computer has two 2.5" bays.
Supports One Compatible Memory Card
The number of compatible memory card supported by the DELL 7040 is more than most new computers. This computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory card supported by medium processor core personal computers that were released in the last 12 months.
1.4 HDMI Version
This personal computer has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is typical of many desktop computers that came out in the last year.
Four USB 2.0 Ports
The DELL 7040 is a four USB 2.0 port PC. Most of the other similar spec computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 7040 have between one and seven USB 2.0 ports.
Has One Memory Slot
The number of memory slots found on the DELL 7040 is more than most new medium processor core personal computers. This computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot found on recently released medium processor core personal computers.
The narrowest medium processor core desktop computer that came out in the last 12 months is 34mm wide, the widest is 7,100mm, and the average width is 250mm. The DELL 7040 is one of the narrower medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 7040 (only 92.6 millimeters) amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age.
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Only Bronze EPEAT Compliance
The DELL 7040 has a better EPEAT compliance than most PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This desktop computer has a Bronze EPEAT compliance, whereas most medium processor core personal computers that have been around for around the same time as it have a Gold EPEAT compliance.
A Bronze EPEAT compliance is in fact the worst EPEAT compliance amongst all latest comparable spec personal computers.
The best EPEAT compliance amongst comparable types of desktop computer is Gold.
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Average Processor Clock Speed
At 3.2 gigahertz, the DELL 7040 has a relatively typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that came out in the last year.
PCs with a faster processor clock speed that might also be worth looking at include the HP 800 G1 (£520.80) (3.3GHz).
Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other recently released personal computers.
Average Hard Drive Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a fairly typical hard drive capacity compared to most of the other new similar spec computers.
If you are looking for a desktop computer with a bigger hard drive capacity then you might also want to consider the HP Z240 MT (£841.93) (1TB).
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Average Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other new medium processor core personal computers.
HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage medium on latest desktop computers. 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.
If you are looking for a PC with a faster storage speed then you might want to consider the HP 400 G2 (£594.97) (SSD).
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Reviewed 3 April 2016 by Matthew Klein | 11 Comments
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