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DELL Inspiron 3847
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DELL Inspiron 3847 2 Core Intel Pentium G 3.1GHz 4GB 1TB HDD

2 Intel Pentium G 3.1GHz 4GB Feb 2015
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Dell Inspiron 3847 review
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DELL Desktop Computers Have Good Reviews

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This desktop 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.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of few processor core computers that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 is 350MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 800MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 350 megahertz, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst comparable spec computers of this age.

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11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This desktop computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many few processor core computers that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Inspiron 3847 has one of the bigger hard drive capacity amongst few processor core computers of this age. The hard drive capacity of personal computers of a comparable age and type to the Inspiron 3847 range from 250GB to 2TB.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The smallest total storage capacity of personal computers that are a similar age to the Inspiron 3847 is 4GB, the biggest is 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 560GB. The DELL Inspiron 3847 has a fairly big total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other few processor core computers that are a similar age to the Inspiron 3847.

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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 few processor core computers that came out more than two years ago.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This desktop computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many similar spec PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Two 5.25" Bays

Most of the other personal computers of this type and age only have one 5.25" bay, however the DELL Inspiron 3847 has two 5.25" bays.

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Supports One Case Placement

The number of placements supported by the Inspiron 3847 is more than most personal computers of a similar type and age to it. This desktop computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most commonly supported case placement supported by desktop computers that were launched more than two years ago.

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Has One Cable Included

The DELL Inspiron 3847 has a greater number of included cables than most PCs of a similar age and type to it. This computer has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on computers of a similar type and age to the Inspiron 3847.

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6 Reasons Against

Quite Slow Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor

The DELL Inspiron 3847 has a fairly slow max memory bandwidth supported processor (only 21.3 gigabytes per second) compared to most of the other desktop computers of a similar age and spec to the Inspiron 3847. The average max memory bandwidth supported processor of few processor core computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 is 25GB/s.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage medium on PCs of a comparable age and type 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.

If the storage speed of this computer is too slow for you then you might want to consider the Shuttle DSA2LS[plb_2420911_price] (Flash).

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Only Supports Eight Compatible Memory Cards

The number of compatible memory card supported by the DELL Inspiron 3847 is more than most few processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as it. This desktop computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory card supported by computers of this type and age. The compatible memory cards "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC", "MMC+", "MS PRO", "SDHC", "SDXC" and "xD" are also supported by this personal computer.

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Only Two Processor Threads

Most comparable spec computers that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 have between one and three processor threads, including the Inspiron 3847 which has two processor threads.

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Quite Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of few processor core computers that were released more than two years ago range from 1GB to 16GB. At only 1.024 gigabytes, the Inspiron 3847 has a very small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other personal computers of this type and age.

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Very Deep

At 439.5 millimeters, the Inspiron 3847 is fairly deep compared to most of the other desktop computers of a similar type and age to the Inspiron 3847. The shallowest desktop computer of this age and type is 27mm deep and the deepest is 460mm.

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3 Other reasons to consider the DELL Inspiron 3847

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this personal computer was released.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 3.1 gigahertz, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other computers that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 3847.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been around for more than two years.

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Specification

Features
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
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
Ergonomics
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 Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive
Storage Drive Installed
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
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
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 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Case Placement
5.25" Bay
3.5" Bay
Case Colour
Water Cooling System
Performance
Password Protection
Audio Output Channel
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
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
Idle States
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Instruction Set
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Scalability
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Smart Cache
Processor ARK ID
Display
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
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
Display Included
Typical Contrast Ratio
Full HD Display
Display Vertical Viewing Angle
Display Horizontal Viewing Angle
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Display Resolution
Display Type
Supported Number of Colours Display
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology
Technical Details
Technical Details
Management Features

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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