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DELL Precision T1700 4 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 3.4GHz 8GB 500GB HDD

4 Intel Core I5-4xxx 3.4GHz 8GB Mar 2016
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Get workstation performance for about the price of a desktop with the Dell Precision T1700, available in two compact sizes that are perfect for any environment. Available with 4th Gen Intel Core... More
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14 Reasons For

DELL Personal Computers Have Good Reviews

DELL has good average reviews for its medium processor core personal computers as well as across its entire personal computer range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This desktop computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for the last year.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of medium processor core personal computers that were launched in the last 12 months is 500MHz and the fastest is 1,400MHz. When compared to other medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to the Precision T1700, the DELL Precision T1700's on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,200 megahertz is one of the fastest.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

Recently released medium processor core personal computers have processor clock speeds of between 1.3GHz and 4GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 3.1GHz. The Precision T1700 has one of the faster processor clock speeds (3.4 gigahertz) amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Precision T1700 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other new comparable spec personal computers. The smallest internal memory of newly released medium processor core personal computers is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average internal memory is 7.9GB.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on medium processor core personal computers that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Gold EPEAT Compliance

This desktop computer has a Gold EPEAT compliance, which is typical of many new similar spec personal computers.

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Two DisplayPorts

The Precision T1700 is a two DisplayPort personal computer.

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Six USB 2.0 Ports

The Precision T1700 is a six USB 2.0 port PC.

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Two 5.25" Bays

The DELL Precision T1700 is a two 5.25" bay computer.

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Two 3.5" Bays

The Precision T1700 is a two 3.5" bay desktop computer. Most of the other desktop computers that have been around for the last year have between one and three 3.5" bays.

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Supports One Case Placement

The number of placements supported by the DELL Precision T1700 is more than most comparable spec desktop computers that have been available for a similar time to it. This personal computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most frequently supported case placement supported by latest desktop computers.

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Has One Memory Slot

The Precision T1700 has a greater number of memory slots than most medium processor core personal computers that came out in the last 12 months. This desktop computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot found on comparable spec PCs that are a similar age to the Precision T1700.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This PC supports a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently supported discrete graphics memory type on medium processor core personal computers that have been available for the last year.

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11 Reasons Against

Quite Slow Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor

With a max memory bandwidth supported processor of only 25.6 gigabytes per second, the Precision T1700 has one of the slower max memory bandwidth supported processor amongst comparable spec computers of this age. Across all the latest comparable spec desktop computers the max memory bandwidth supported processor range from 10GB/s to 77GB/s.

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Very Small Max Internal Memory Supported Processor

The Precision T1700 has one of the smaller max internal memory supported processors (only 32 gigabytes) amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age. The max internal memory supported processors of new medium processor core personal computers range from 2GB to 1.6TB.

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

Most latest comparable spec PCs have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Precision T1700 which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Very Small Hard Drive Capacity

The Precision T1700 has a fairly small hard drive capacity (only 500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other latest medium processor core personal computers. The average hard drive capacity of medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to the Precision T1700 is 910GB, and the hard drive capacity range from 250GB to 3TB.

Desktop computers with a bigger hard drive capacity that might also be worth considering include the HP 550-251na[plb_3740284_price] (1TB).

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Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

The Precision T1700 supports an 11 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version which is better than most medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for the last year. Most comparable spec personal computers that are a similar age to it support a 12 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version. The best on-board graphics adapter DirectX version of all recently released medium processor core personal computers is 12 and the worst is 11.2/12.

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Only One PCI Express X1 Slot

The DELL Precision T1700 is a one PCI Express x1 slot computer. Most of the other recently released medium processor core personal computers have between one and two PCI Express x1 slots.

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Only DDR3-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

The DELL Precision T1700 has a DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type which is newer than most new desktop computers. Most new similar spec computers have a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type.

A DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type is actually the worst internal memory type amongst all personal computers that have been available for a similar time to the Precision T1700.

The best internal memory type amongst comparable types of desktop computer is DDR4-SDRAM.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

Across all the computers that were launched around the same time as the Precision T1700 the processor caches range from 2MB to 10MB, and the average processor cache is 6.7MB. At only 6 megabytes, the Precision T1700 has a quite small processor cache compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that were released around the same time as the Precision T1700.

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Only Four Processor Threads

Most medium processor core personal computers that were launched in the last year have between four and seven processor threads, including the DELL Precision T1700 which has four processor threads.

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Very Slow Memory Clock Speed

With a memory clock speed of only 1,600 megahertz, the Precision T1700 has one of the slower memory clock speeds amongst computers of this age. The slowest memory clock speed of PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Precision T1700 is 1,600MHz, the fastest is 2,400MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 2,000MHz.

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Very Low System Bus Data Transfer Rate

At only 5 Gigatransfers per second, the Precision T1700 has a quite low system bus data transfer rate compared to most of the other new desktop computers. The system bus data transfer rates of personal computers that came out around the same time as the Precision T1700 range from 5GT/s to 8GT/s.

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3 Other reasons to consider the DELL Precision T1700

Released Nine Months Ago

It was nine months ago when DELL released the Precision T1700.

Average Total Storage Capacity

The DELL Precision T1700 has a relatively standard total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other latest personal computers.

If you are looking for a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to consider the HP 550-251na[plb_3740284_price] (1TB).

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HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage medium on comparable spec personal computers that have been available for a similar time 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.

Personal computers with a faster storage speed that might be worth considering include the HP 400 G2[plb_3768564_price] (SSD).

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Specification

Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
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
QPI Link
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
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 Installed
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Open GL Graphics Adapter
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
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Serial Port
Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Line-Out Port
Line-In Port
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
PS/2 Port
DisplayPort
VGA (D-Sub) Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
PCI Slot
PCI Express X16 (Gen 3.x) Slot
PCI Express X16 (Gen 2.x) Slot
PCI Express X1 Slot
Design
Chassis Type
Case Placement
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
5.25" Bay
3.5" Bay
Case Colour
Performance
Password Protection Level
Password Protection
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 Turbo Boost Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Secure Key
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Instruction Set
Intel Dual Display Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Weight & Dimensions
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
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Manual
Cable Included

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