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DELL 7040

DELL 7040 4GB 500GB HDD

4GB 500GB HDD Windows 7 Professional Nov 2015
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17 Reasons For

Robust

A number of DELL 7040 reviewers who reviewed the DELL 7040 considered that it was well made. Jason V. wrote on Amazon “It's sturdy and solid” in his review of the DELL 7040. Michael K. mentioned on Amazon “Well, I am willing to pay for build quality, durability” in his review. Mike Persell wrote in his review in December last year “Really a solid running tablet, great battery life” .

A few DELL 7040 reviewers who reviewed it agreed that it was strong and durable. Steve G wrote on Amazon “The build quality feels extremely sturdy and the keyboard is a GREAT addition” and scored it 5 stars.

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Nice Design

Eleven people who reviewed it thought it was good looking. Jason V. scored it 80 out of 100 and he wrote “The touchpad works well and the key-spacing and feedback are pretty good, considering the size” in his review of this PC. Michael K. mentioned on Amazon “It is gorgeous” in his review of the DELL 7040. R. Kaufmann wrote “This is pretty misleading IMHO” in their review of the DELL 7040 however they scored the product 3 stars.

Two customers considered that the product was neat. R. Kaufmann mentioned “Neat effect” but they only rated it 60 out of 100.

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Easy to Use

A few customers who bought the product concluded that it was easy to use. Dalton Fohey scored this PC 5 stars and he wrote “I thought I would hardly find a practical use for the keyboard”. Eric Sedensky scored the product very highly and he wrote in his review of the DELL 7040 on Amazon “This Dell Venue 10 is so sophisticated and easy to use”. Eric Sedensky also wrote “It is a highly graphic interface that is easy to use and fast”.

Some DELL 7040 reviewers considered that this PC had a good experience. Jason V. said “The full windows experience is very tempting, especially from a productivity stand-point” in his review. R. Kaufmann mentioned on Amazon “Intel's been working hard to ensure a seamless experience”.

One DELL 7040 reviewer who purchased the DELL 7040 considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Eric Sedensky said “It was big enough to hold this Venue”.

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Good Brand

We checked 1,204 expert and user reviews for DELL desktop computers and found that on average DELL has good reviews. We also found that DELL has good reviews specifically within its personal computers range.

Good Battery Life

A number of DELL 7040 reviewers who reviewed it concluded that it had a good battery life. In December this year Max he said on Amazon “Has very good battery life when fully charged”.

Good Product Quality

Some customers who reviewed it concluded that it was good quality. Last year Dalton Fohey rated this PC 5 stars and he said “Most apps using only the excellently responsive trackpad and well made keys” in his review of the DELL 7040. Dalton Fohey also wrote “The build quality is amazingly robust”. Also in December last year Jimmy Franchise mentioned “It is awesome! Beautiful screen, fantastic build quality, excellent speakers” and rated the product as very good.

Acceptable Noise Level

One DELL 7040 reviewer said in their reviews that it was noisy. Dalton Fohey said “The speakers are loud and accurately reproduces a surprisingly wide frequency range without distorting or falling flat”.

Reasonably Priced

One DELL 7040 owner said in their reviews that the product was good value for money. Hemmi said in their review on Amazon “Great product great price and it did came with key pad bluetooth ked pad too”. One customer thought it was a bargain for the price. Steve G gave it a very good rating and he mentioned in December last year “Apple tablets, this thing is a bargain”.

Good Connectivity

One DELL 7040 reviewer wrote in their reviews that it was good in terms of USB connections. In December last year Eric Sedensky mentioned in his DELL 7040 review “Will take a fast USB connector, so you can pick up a converter if such is your wont”.

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

The DELL 7040 is a six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port desktop computer.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This personal computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many comparable spec personal computers that came out around the same time as it.

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DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

The DELL 7040 has a newer internal memory type than most computers that have been around for around the same time as it. This DELL personal computer has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type, whereas most computers of this type and age have a DDR3L-SDRAM internal memory type.

This desktop computer's internal memory type (DDR4-SDRAM) is in fact the best internal memory type across all personal computers that are a comparable age to the 7040.

A DDR2-SDRAM internal memory type is the worst internal memory type amongst comparable types of desktop computer.

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Very Fast Memory Clock Speed

At 2,133 megahertz, the DELL 7040 has a very fast memory clock speed compared to most of the other personal computers of a comparable age and spec to the 7040. Similar spec personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 7040 have memory clock speeds of between 1,600MHz and 2,200MHz.

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Six USB 3.0 Ports

The DELL 7040 is a six USB 3.0 port computer.

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Short

Across all the personal computers that were launched around the same time as the 7040 the heights range from 20mm to 360mm, and the average height is 240mm. With a height of only 182 millimeters, the DELL 7040 is quite short compared to most of the other personal computers that were released one year ago.

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Very Light

At only 1.3 kilograms, the DELL 7040 is quite light compared to most of the other comparable spec computers that came out more than a year ago. Across all the comparable spec PCs that have been available for around the same time as the 7040 the weights range from 270g to 9.4kg.

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Very Narrow

The average width of similar spec PCs that are a comparable age to the 7040 is 130mm, and the widths range from 36mm to 400mm. The DELL 7040 is fairly narrow (only 36 millimeters) compared to most of the other personal computers that were released one year ago.

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3 Reasons Against

Average User Reviews

On average, based on 25 user reviews the average user rating of this DELL personal computer is 67%.

Not Good in Terms of Size

A few DELL 7040 reviewers who reviewed this PC concluded that it was not heavy and bulky. Holly Lewis mentioned “Slightly too heavy to hold in one hand (kindle fire is a better size for that).” in her review of this PC. Michael K. wrote on Amazon “This is a heavier product than why I thought it would be” yet he still gave the product an excellent rating. In December last year Mike Persell said on Amazon “It is a little heavy” in his DELL 7040 review.

One DELL 7040 owner who bought the DELL 7040 wrote that it was not a good weight. Jason V. mentioned on Amazon “The ergonomics are different than your standard tablet, since the weight isn't evenly distributed”.

One DELL 7040 reviewer who reviewed it reckoned that it was not thick. Steve Harrison wrote on Amazon last year “Over three-quarters of an inch thick hasn't been "thin" since the early days of convertible laptops almost fifteen years ago”.

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Small Storage Capacity

One DELL 7040 reviewer who reviewed it reckoned that it did not have good storage. In December last year Steve Harrison mentioned on Amazon “The 2GB of memory is enough for an Android device and the 32GB of storage is not at all bad”.

5 Other reasons to consider the DELL 7040

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when DELL released the 7040.

Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a pretty average total storage capacity compared to most of the other personal computers that were launched more than a year ago.

There are a number of alternative 500GB total storage capacity desktop computers currently available which you might want to look at including the OptiPlex 7010[pl_2664118_price], the OptiPlex 9020[pl_2664237_price], or the OptiPlex 3020M[pl_2664312_price] all from DELL which has better reviews.

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Average Hard Drive Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a pretty average hard drive capacity compared to most of the other PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

Other 500GB hard drive capacity computers currently available which you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the OptiPlex 7010[pl_2664118_price], the OptiPlex 9020[pl_2664237_price], or the OptiPlex 3020M[pl_2664312_price] all from DELL.

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Average Internal Memory

The DELL 7040 has a relatively standard internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other computers that were launched more than a year ago.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 4GB memory computers currently available including because of it's better review score, the OptiPlex 7010[pl_2664118_price], the OptiPlex 3020M[pl_2664312_price], or the OptiPlex 3020M[pl_2664314_price] all from DELL.

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HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is typical of many PCs 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.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative HDD computers currently available including the OptiPlex 7010[pl_2664118_price], the OptiPlex 9020[pl_2664237_price], or the OptiPlex 3020M[pl_2664312_price] all from DELL which has better reviews.

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Specification

Features
Processor
Processor Socket
Processor Cache Type
Processor Installed
Ergonomics
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
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive
Storage Drive
Storage Drive Installed
Optical Drive
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Open GL Graphics Adapter
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Supplied
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth
WiFi Standard
WiFi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Line-Out Port
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
DisplayPort
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Case Placement
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
2.5" Bay
Case Colour
Intel Segment Tagging
Performance
Password Protection Level
Password Protection
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel HD Graphics
Intel Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel AES New Instructions
Idle States
OS Guard
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel® Wireless-AC Technology
Intel® Unite™
Display
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
Manual
Cable Included
Mouse Included
Keyboard Supplied
AC Adapter
Other Features
Technical Details
Technical Details
Management Features

Expert Reviews

9 April 2016

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Authentic Cherry MX key
Cheaper than full RGB keyboard
Discrete media control buttons
Slee, compact desig
VR-ready gaming performanc
No Blue or Green option
Lighting effects seem superfluou
Feels like a stripped-down 810
Nois
No tool-free upgrading
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

(25)
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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Barcodes 00001475812056, 00612058941008, 00612058941510, 00612058941886, 00736313598896, 00750253244743, 00750253262457, 00750253277819, 00779184130338, 00779184359937, 00884116191001, 00884116211198, 00884116211242, 04923123180472

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