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DELL Inspiron 3847 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 3.6GHz 4GB 500GB HDD

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 3.6GHz 4GB Mar 2015
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Dell Inspiron 3847 review
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17 Reasons For

Good Brand

We checked the expert and user reviews of hundreds of personal computers to determine an average rating for each computer manufacturer. On average computers manufactured by DELL have good reviews from users and experts.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on computers that are a comparable age to it.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The Inspiron 3847 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (350 megahertz) amongst similar spec personal computers of this age. Few processor core computers that were launched around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 100MHz and 690MHz.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

At 1,150 megahertz, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847. Comparable spec computers that were launched around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 750MHz and 1,200MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.

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Fairly Big Max Internal Memory Supported Processor

At 32 gigabytes, the Inspiron 3847 has a fairly big max internal memory supported processor compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been available for a similar time to the Inspiron 3847. The smallest max internal memory supported processor of comparable spec desktop computers that were released one year ago is 4GB, the biggest is 64GB, and the average max internal memory supported processor is 27GB.

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Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 3.6 gigahertz, the Inspiron 3847 has one of the faster processor clock speeds amongst PCs of this age. The slowest processor clock speed of few processor core computers that were launched more than a year ago is 0.8GHz, the fastest is 3.9GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.8GHz.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most commonly supported PCI Express slots version on desktop computers that have been available for more than a year.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many desktop computers of a comparable spec and age to it.

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10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology

This PC has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most commonly found cabling technology on PCs of this age and type.

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Six USB 2.0 Ports

Most PCs of a similar age and type to the Inspiron 3847 have between one and seven USB 2.0 ports, including the DELL Inspiron 3847 which has six USB 2.0 ports.

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Two 5.25" Bays

The DELL Inspiron 3847 is a two 5.25" bay desktop computer.

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Supports Eight Compatible Memory Cards

The number of compatible memory card supported by the DELL Inspiron 3847 is more than most comparable spec computers that have been available for a similar time to it. This computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by few processor core computers 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 desktop computer.

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Four Processor Threads

The Inspiron 3847 is a four processor thread PC.

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Supports One Case Placement

The number of placements supported by the DELL Inspiron 3847 is more than most similar spec PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This personal computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most frequently supported case placement supported by computers that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 3847.

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Has One Cable Included

The number of included cables found on the DELL Inspiron 3847 is more than most desktop computers of a similar type and age to it. This desktop computer has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on few processor core computers that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847.

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5.1 Audio Output Channel

This computer has a 5.1 audio output channel, which is the most frequently found audio output channel on few processor core computers that have been around for a similar time to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This desktop computer supports a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently supported discrete graphics memory type on few processor core computers that have been available for more than a year.

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4 Reasons Against

Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The Inspiron 3847 is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port desktop computer. Most of the other personal computers of a similar age and type to the Inspiron 3847 have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage medium on computers of this age and spec. 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.

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Only Two USB 3.0 Ports

The DELL Inspiron 3847 is a two USB 3.0 port personal computer.

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Heavy

With a weight of 7.9 kilograms, the Inspiron 3847 is one of the heavier PCs of this age and spec amongst similar spec computers of this age. The lightest computer of a comparable age and spec to the Inspiron 3847 is 140g heavy and the heaviest is 14kg.

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4 Other reasons to consider the DELL Inspiron 3847

Released Over a Year Ago

This computer has been on the market for over a year.

Average Total Storage Capacity

The Inspiron 3847 has a relatively standard total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other PCs of a comparable age and type to the Inspiron 3847.

If you are looking for a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire XC-705[plb_3068674_price] (1TB).

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Average Hard Drive Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a relatively average hard drive capacity compared to most of the other desktop computers that were launched around the same time as the Inspiron 3847.

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Average Internal Memory

The Inspiron 3847 has a pretty typical internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to the Inspiron 3847.

If you would prefer a desktop computer with a bigger internal memory then you might also want to consider the Asus M32AD[plb_3097814_price] (6GB).

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Specification

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Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache Level
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Model
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
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 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
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Operating System/software
Operating System
Trial Software
Operating System Language
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth
WiFi Standard
WiFi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Line-Out Port
Line-In Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Design
Chassis Type
Case Placement
5.25" Bay
3.5" Bay
Case Colour
Water Cooling System
Performance
Password Protection Level
Password Protection
Audio Output Channel
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Secure Key
Intel AES New Instructions
Idle States
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Instruction Set
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Operational Conditions
Storage Temperature Range
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Display Diagonal
Manual
Cable Included
Mouse Included
Display Included
Panel Type
Typical Contrast Ratio
Keyboard Supplied
Display Vertical Viewing Angle
Display Horizontal Viewing Angle
Display Brightness
Display Colour
Aspect Ratio
Display Resolution
Display Type
Supported Number of Colours Display
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology
Technical Details
Intel Visual Technology

Expert Reviews

9 April 2016

Inspiron 3847?Graphic Pro?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????Core i5-4460?NVIDIA GeForce 705????????2014?7?31????????????Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64... Read more…

User Reviews

(195)
Reviewed 23 September 2014 by Kevin W.

I have installed a number of these in the past couple of months (purchased elsewhere,) eradicating XP machines. As the previous review stated, there is no Win 7 media, but you will be prompted to... Read more…

Reviewed 27 August 2014 by Edward C.

Not having a Windows 7 key to install a fresh copy of Windows makes this the most worthless Dell I've ever purchased. Sure you can use the recovery partition or the backup utility to reload the... Read more…

Reviewed 13 June 2014 by CASE I.
(Verified Purchase)

I work I.T. for a Tech company. We have over 500 locations nationwide with 2-5 computers per location. I have purchased over 100 of these computers and they have worked great for business! My... Read more…

Reviewed 5 August 2014 by DONALD B.
(Verified Purchase)

Having no PCI-E on the power supply is fine since it's probably too small to run very many dedicated graphics cards) CX-430 replaced this just fine. I wouldn't try making a gaming machine out of... Read more…

Reviewed 9 July 2014 by Nick F.
(Verified Purchase)

I shopped around for a office computer for around a month and decided on this one. It was hard to find a Dell that was equipped with an i5 at a decent price, each other model seemed to sacrifice... Read more…

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