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DELL OptiPlex 3020
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DELL OptiPlex 3020 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 3.4GHz 4GB 500GB HDD

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 3.4GHz 4GB Jan 2014
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Power through challenging jobs with up to 4th Gen Intel Core i5 processors. Efficiently multitask with Windows 7 Professional or Windows 8 Pro. Easily run multiple applications simultaneously with... More
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8 Reasons For

Good Brand

On average personal computers produced by DELL are rated 84%, which is in the top 25% of all personal computer manufacturers that we have assessed.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

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

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11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

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

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many few processor core computers that are a similar age to it.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many few processor core computers that are a similar age to it.

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Three PCI Express X1 Slots

The OptiPlex 3020 is a three PCI Express x1 slot computer. Most of the other computers that are a similar age to the OptiPlex 3020 only have between one and two PCI Express x1 slots.

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Supports One Case Placement

The DELL OptiPlex 3020 has a greater number of placements than most computers of this age and spec. This PC supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most frequently supported case placement supported by computers of a comparable type and age to the OptiPlex 3020.

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Has One Cable Included

The number of included cables found on the DELL OptiPlex 3020 is more than most personal computers of a similar spec and age to it. This desktop computer has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on similar spec PCs that are a comparable age to the OptiPlex 3020.

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5 Reasons Against

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

The DELL OptiPlex 3020 is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port desktop computer. Most of the other comparable spec computers that are a similar age to the OptiPlex 3020 have between one and five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

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

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative HDD PCs currently available including the Lenovo ThinkCentre E73 SFF[plb_1667245_price], or the HP ProDesk 600 G1[plb_2265595_price] which is cheaper.

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Only Two USB 3.0 Ports

The DELL OptiPlex 3020 is a two USB 3.0 port PC.

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Only One DisplayPort

Most PCs of this spec and age have one DisplayPort, including the DELL OptiPlex 3020 which has one DisplayPort.

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Heavy

At 9.4 kilograms, the OptiPlex 3020 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been around for more than two years. Across all the PCs that have been available for a similar time to the OptiPlex 3020 the weights range from 600g to 16kg.

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5 Other reasons to consider the DELL OptiPlex 3020

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when DELL released the OptiPlex 3020.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 3.4 gigahertz, the OptiPlex 3020 has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other PCs that are a comparable age to the OptiPlex 3020.

We compared this desktop computer to all the other 3.4GHz processor clock speed personal computers and we think the Lenovo ThinkCentre E73 SFF[plb_1667245_price], and the HP ProDesk 600 G1 SFF[plb_2402877_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the OptiPlex 3020 has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the OptiPlex 3020.

We compared all the other 500GB total storage capacity desktop computers to this PC and we think cheaper desktop computers such as the Lenovo ThinkCentre E73 SFF[plb_1667245_price], and the HP ProDesk 600 G1[plb_2265595_price] is also worth considering.

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Average Hard Drive Capacity

The OptiPlex 3020 has a fairly typical hard drive capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other few processor core computers that are a similar age to the OptiPlex 3020.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 500GB hard drive capacity desktop computers currently available including the Lenovo ThinkCentre E73 SFF[plb_1667245_price], or the HP ProDesk 600 G1[plb_2265595_price] which is cheaper.

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Average Internal Memory

The DELL OptiPlex 3020 has a relatively typical internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec personal computers that came out more than two years ago.

We compared all the other 4GB memory PCs to this PC and we think cheaper computers such as the Lenovo ThinkCentre E73 SFF[plb_1667245_price], and the HP ProDesk 600 G1[plb_2265595_price] is also worth considering.

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Specification

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Conflict Free Processor
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PCI Express Lane (maximum)
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Thermal Design Power (TDP)
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Processor Cache Type
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Total Storage Capacity
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Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Size
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Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive
Storage Drive Installed
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
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On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
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Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
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Networking
WiFi
Cabling Technology
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Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Line-Out Port
Line-In Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
DisplayPort
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
PCI Express X16 Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
Design
Chassis Type
Case Placement
Cable Lock Slot
5.25" Bay
3.5" Bay
Case Colour
Water Cooling System
Intel Segment Tagging
Performance
Password Protection Level
Password Protection
Audio System
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Dell E-Value Code
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 AES New Instructions
Idle States
Intel Built-In Visuals Technology
Intel Insider
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
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Smart Cache
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Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
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Certificates
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RoHS Compliant
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Software Driver Included
Manual
Cable Included
Display Included
Keyboard Layout
Keyboard Supplied
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Technical Details
Intel Visual Technology

Expert Reviews

27 October 2014

There's nothing particularly revolutionary about Dell's Optiplex 3020 Micro. It has been possible to cram most of the necessities of a PC into a box this size for some years now. It's also not...

9 April 2016

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User Reviews

(16)
Reviewed 9 May 2014 by Eric W.

To the reviewer complaining it only has VGA. That's not true. There's Displayport as well, which, with an inexpensive adapter will get you HDMI...

Reviewed 12 February 2015 by Affinity
(Verified Purchase)

We've rolled about a dozen of these out and have been great. For how compact they are, they are simple to get into for memory upgrades/hard drive replacements. Because of the form factor, you have... Read more…

Slimline and small. Easy to disassemble for the size. Good warranty. Solid working parts. Attractive, and not flimsy like comparable models
Small
8GB Ram
Windows 7 64
USB 3.0
No PCI port onboard
Been using as my primary workstation for 3 months without issue
The only con I can think of is that any low profile video card you throw in will need to have a fan. Otherwise, it will most definitely over heat. (Although, this really isn't a con. This thing is tin
Within 3 days of setup, several of the towers started producing a "thwapping" sound. I opened one up and discovered that the GPU fan was hitting the DVD drive's SATA cable. For some reason, the factor
The PCI simple communications controller driver did not rollover when making the transition from Windows 7 pro to 8.1 pro. It was not found by windows update, however the Dell support website had the
Reviewed 15 February 2015 by Dorow T.
(Verified Purchase)

Until i had this machine I ran my business off of a laptop. The laptop runs fine, but is taking a lot of wear and tear as I travel to most of my clients. This machine runs my office now. The... Read more…

Reviewed 25 September 2014 by Anonymous

Wish I knew this before telling a client to purchase this exact model from newegg. There wasn't a review that listed this issue at time of purchase...

Good performance until you need to get it fixed quick
Inexpensive for what you get, has displayport. Great warranty
There is a proprietary power supply and proprietary power connector on system board. You cant just go to any store to purchase a power supply and install it. This is true for all Optiplex 3020
The proprietary power supply. Dell's at it again
(Verified Purchase)

Intel i3 processor which is not bad. easy to set up. and it's not that bad for the price you pay.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell w81, dell w10, dell win7, dell 4hv8, dell w81p, dell nfm5, dell w10p, dell nfm5w, dell win7p, dell 4hv8k, dell 4gb500, dell i34160, dell i34160t, dell 4gb500g, dell 4gb500gb, sm003d3020mt82, dell win7pro64, sm006d3020sff82, dell optiplex3020, dell optiplex3020m, dell optiplex3020mt, dell optiplex3020sff, dell 4gb500gbdvdrwgbew7, dell 4gb500gbdvdrwgbew7p, dell i34160t4gb500gbwin7prolicw8, dell optiplex3020mtinteli341304gb500gbwindows
Barcodes 00000030208307, 00632709604359, 05397063565405, 05397063565498, 05397063638260, 05397063638307, 05397063638338, 825633357525R1

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