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DELL 7040

DELL 7040 4 Core Intel Core I7-6xxx 3.4GHz 8GB 1TB HDD

4 Intel Core I7-6xxx 3.4GHz 8GB Sep 2016
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DELL Computers Have Good Reviews

Based on 1,204 user and expert reviews, DELL has good reviews for its PCs. DELL also has good reviews specifically within its medium processor core personal computers range compared to other brands.

Just Released Three Months Ago

Being released just three months ago, this desktop computer is likely to have more advanced features.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on medium processor core personal computers that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

The average processor clock speed of medium processor core personal computers that were launched in the last 12 months is 3.1GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 1.3GHz to 4GHz. At 3.4 gigahertz, the DELL 7040 has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other new medium processor core personal computers.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3.4GHz processor clock speed PCs currently available including the HP 400 G3[plb_3787108_price] which is cheaper.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This PC supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to it.

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Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The maximum turbo frequencies of latest similar spec PCs range from 1.8GHz to 4.2GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3.6GHz. At 4 gigahertz, the DELL 7040 has a quite fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other recently released similar spec desktop computers.

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DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

This PC has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Two PCI Express X16 Slots

The DELL 7040 has more PCI Express x16 slots than most of the latest computers. This DELL desktop computer is a two PCI Express x16 slot PC compared to most of the latest PCs which only have one PCI Express x16 slot.

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Two 2.5" Bays

The DELL 7040 is a two 2.5" bay personal computer. Most of the other desktop computers that have been around for the last year only have one 2.5" bay.

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Eight Processor Threads

The DELL 7040 is a eight processor thread desktop computer. Most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been available for a similar time to the 7040 only have between four and seven processor threads.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This computer has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is the most frequently found HDMI version on desktop computers that came out around the same time as it.

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Has One Memory Slot

The DELL 7040 has a greater number of memory slots than most personal computers that have been available for around the same time as it. This desktop computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot found on computers that were released in the last 12 months.

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Narrow

At only 154 millimeters, the DELL 7040 is quite narrow compared to most of the other new medium processor core personal computers. Medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to the 7040 have widths of between 34mm and 7,100mm, and the average width is 250mm.

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4 Other reasons to consider the DELL 7040

Average Hard Drive Capacity

The DELL 7040 has a pretty typical hard drive capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other recently released personal computers.

There are a number of alternative 1TB hard drive capacity computers currently available that you might also want to consider including the Acer Aspire X3-710[plb_3359054_price], the HP 550-251na[plb_3740284_price], or the DELL 3650[plb_3072486_price] which is cheaper.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the DELL 7040 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to the 7040.

We compared all the other 1TB total storage capacity personal computers to this desktop computer and we think cheaper computers such as the Acer Aspire X3-710[plb_3359054_price], and the HP 550-251na[plb_3740284_price] is also worth considering.

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Average Internal Memory

The DELL 7040 has a fairly typical internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other personal computers that are a similar age to the 7040.

We compared this PC to all the other 8GB memory personal computers and we think the HP 600 G2[plb_3816863_price], the DELL OptiPlex 3040[plb_3242115_price], and the Alienware Steam Machine[plb_3359792_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is typical of many latest similar spec 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.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative HDD personal computers currently available including cheaper personal computers such as the Veriton X2632G[pl_2854035_price], or the Veriton X2640G[pl_3623416_price] both from Acer.

If the storage speed of this computer is too slow for you then you might want to look at the OptiPlex 3040[pl_3242115_price] (SSD and cheaper), or the OptiPlex 3040[pl_3357451_price] (SSD and cheaper) both from DELL or the HP ProDesk 400 G3 SFF[plb_3187993_price] (SSD and cheaper).

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Processor Special Features
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
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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)
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Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
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Expert Reviews

23 February 2016

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Boxed copies available for physical purchase
Large number of servers
Wide range of endpoint countries
Clear nologging policy
Comfortable to use
Didn't work for Netflix during our tests
Video streaming and data performance less reliable than most rivals during testing
Display prone to scratches
Faulty app
Expensive, no where to store extra heads, nowhere to carry tools when cleaning

User Reviews

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 by Max
(Verified Purchase)

Wonderful display. Operates with alacrity. Find backlighted keyboard a real enhancement. Keyboard backlight only comes on when key is touched and turns off automatically. I tend to use more as a... Read more…

Reviewed 27 April 2016 by Silent Running | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Not an Amazon purchase, I got it directly from Dell, but there's something I think prospective customers should know. First off, I'm happy with the hardware. My main reasons for buying were the up... Read more…

If you are an intelligent person, you will not buy this tablet. Yes, it is cute and has a tremendous screen. But pray that you don't EVER need technical support. I bought my 7040 slightly used. I... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

After extensive research I picked this tablet as the successor to.my iPad Air. The only problem was that the essential Dell matching keyboard was not included and after extensive calls to Dell... Read more…

Reviewed 9 March 2016 by Audrya

Bought this tablet 6 months ago, it's been a nice tablet, but unfortunately, it has developed stress fractures along the back and edges. Called up the warranty and I was told that it could not be... Read more…

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+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell 7j5g2, dell opti70404055, dell opti70404055m, dell optiplex704070, dell opti70404055mt, dell optiplex704070p, dell commercial 7j5g2, dell optiplex704070pc
Barcodes 00750253266837, 00884116211181, 05397063917532

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