Computers produced by DELL generally have good reviews compared to other manufacturers.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on desktop computers of a similar type and age to it.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
The Inspiron 3847 has one of the bigger hard drive capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst few processor core PCs of this age. Across all the few processor core PCs that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 the hard drive capacity range from 250GB to 2TB.
If you would prefer a computer with a bigger hard drive capacity then you might want to look at the Acer Revo One RL85 (£259.00) (2TB) which also has a higher rating.
Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
The DELL Inspiron 3847 has a fairly big total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to the Inspiron 3847. The total storage capacity of comparable spec personal computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the Inspiron 3847 range from 8GB to 3TB, and the average total storage capacity is 550GB.
If this few processor core personal computer total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Acer Revo One RL85 (£259.00) (2TB) which is also higher rated.
Fairly Big Internal Memory
The smallest internal memory of few processor core PCs that were released more than a year ago is 2GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5GB. The DELL Inspiron 3847 has one of the bigger internal memory (8 gigabytes) amongst few processor core PCs of this age.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This PC has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many PCs that came out more than a year ago.
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3 PCI Express Slots Version
This computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on computers of a comparable type and age to it.
Has One Cable Included
The Inspiron 3847 has a greater number of included cables than most computers that have been available for a similar time to it. This desktop computer has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included found on few processor core PCs that were launched around the same time as the Inspiron 3847.
Six USB 2.0 Ports
The Inspiron 3847 is a six USB 2.0 port PC. Most of the other desktop computers of a similar age and spec to the Inspiron 3847 have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports.
Supports Eight Compatible Memory Cards
The number of compatible memory card supported by the DELL Inspiron 3847 is more than most few processor core PCs that were launched around the same time as it. This PC supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory card supported by few processor core PCs that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 3847. The compatible memory cards "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC", "MMC+", "MS PRO", "SDHC", "SDXC" and "xD" are also supported by this personal computer.
5.1 Audio Output Channel
This computer has a 5.1 audio output channel, which is typical of many few processor core PCs that were launched around the same time as it.
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Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is typical of many personal computers of a comparable type and age to 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.
Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of only 1.024 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a quite small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other PCs of this age and type. Comparable spec PCs that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 have maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of between 1GB and 16GB.
The average weight of computers of this spec and age is 4.7kg. The Inspiron 3847 is one of the heavier few processor core PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 (7.9 kilograms) amongst few processor core PCs of this age.
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Released Over a Year Ago
DELL released the Inspiron 3847 over a year ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
The DELL Inspiron 3847 has a pretty standard processor clock speed (3.5 gigahertz) compared to most of the other desktop computers of a comparable spec and age to the Inspiron 3847.
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