Asus K31ADE vs DELL OptiPlex 3040

Asus K31ADE
DELL OptiPlex 3040

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Vastly bigger total storage capacity Edit
The Asus K31ADE has a total storage capacity of 1TB, however the DELL OptiPlex 3040 is only a 128GB total storage capacity PC (872GB smaller). Read more

The total internal storage capacity is the space available for the computer to store documents, media and applications.

A bigger internal storage capacity means that you can store more applications, documents and media on the computer.

Card reader integrated Edit
The Asus K31ADE has a card reader integrated, whereas the DELL OptiPlex 3040 does not have a card reader integrated. Read more

The device includes a card reader e.g. a card reader in the disk bay of a computer or thin client to permit log-on using smart/pin cards.

A bit faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) Edit
The Asus K31ADE is a 1,150MHz on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency PC, whereas the DELL OptiPlex 3040 is only a 1,050MHz on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency PC (100MHz slower).
Microphone in Edit
The Asus K31ADE has a microphone in, whereas the DELL OptiPlex 3040 does not have a microphone in. Read more

The socket where a microphone is connected to the device.

Line-in Edit
The Asus K31ADE has a line-in, but the DELL OptiPlex 3040 does not have a line-in.
11 Reasons For
38% higher system bus rate Edit
DELL OptiPlex 3040 is 8GT/s bus data transfer rate. That's 3GT/s higher than the Asus K31ADE (8GT/s). Read more

A bus is a communication system that transfers data between components inside a computer, or between computers. The system bus rate is the speed at which data is transferred in this communication system.

8.5GB/s faster memory bandwidth supported by processor (max) Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 is a 34.1GB/s max memory bandwidth supported processor PC, whereas the Asus K31ADE is only a 25.6GB/s max memory bandwidth supported processor PC (8.5GB/s slower).
Faster memory clock speeds supported by processor Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 is a 1,866MHz memory clock speed supported processor PC. That's 533MHz faster than the Asus K31ADE (1,866MHz).
50% bigger maximum internal memory supported by processor Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 is a 64GB max internal memory supported processor PC. That's 32GB bigger than the Asus K31ADE (64GB).
Four USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 is a four USB 2.0 ports quantity PC, whereas the Asus K31ADE only has three USB 2.0 ports quantitys. Read more

Number of USB 2.0 ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. USB 2.0 was released in April 2000 (now called "Hi-Speed"), adding higher maximum signaling rate of 480 Mbit/s (effective throughput up to 35 MB/s or 280 Mbit/s), USB 2.0 ports are usually black.

Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, however the Asus K31ADE only has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.
Intel Clear Video Technology Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 supports intel Clear Video Technology, whereas the Asus K31ADE does not support intel Clear Video Technology.
Intel® Insider™ Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 supports intel® Insider™, whereas the Asus K31ADE does not support intel® Insider™.
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID) Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 supports intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID), but the Asus K31ADE does not.
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 supports intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d), whereas the Asus K31ADE does not support intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d).
3.9kg lighter Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 is a 4.5kg heavy PC, whereas the Asus K31ADE is an 8.4kg heavy PC (3.9kg heavier).

Reasons Against

12 Reasons Against
60% lower system bus rate Edit
The Asus K31ADE has a system bus rate of 5GT/s. That's 3GT/s lower than the DELL OptiPlex 3040 (8GT/s). Read more

A bus is a communication system that transfers data between components inside a computer, or between computers. The system bus rate is the speed at which data is transferred in this communication system.

8.5GB/s slower memory bandwidth supported by processor (max) Edit
Asus K31ADE is only 25.6GB/s max memory bandwidth supported processor, but the DELL OptiPlex 3040 is a 34.1GB/s max memory bandwidth supported processor PC (8.5GB/s faster).
Slower memory clock speeds supported by processor Edit
Asus K31ADE is only 1,333MHz memory clock speed supported processor. That's 533MHz slower than the DELL OptiPlex 3040 (1,866MHz).
Smaller maximum internal memory supported by processor Edit
Asus K31ADE is only 32GB max internal memory supported processor. That's 32GB smaller than the DELL OptiPlex 3040 (64GB).
Only three USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the Asus K31ADE is three, but the DELL OptiPlex 3040 only has four USB 2.0 ports quantitys. Read more

Number of USB 2.0 ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. USB 2.0 was released in April 2000 (now called "Hi-Speed"), adding higher maximum signaling rate of 480 Mbit/s (effective throughput up to 35 MB/s or 280 Mbit/s), USB 2.0 ports are usually black.

Only two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys Edit
The Asus K31ADE is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity PC, whereas the DELL OptiPlex 3040 only has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.
Does not support intel Clear Video Technology Edit
The Asus K31ADE does not support intel Clear Video Technology, whereas the DELL OptiPlex 3040 supports intel Clear Video Technology.
Does not support intel® Insider™ Edit
The Asus K31ADE does not support intel® Insider™, whereas the DELL OptiPlex 3040 supports intel® Insider™.
Does not support intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID) Edit
The Asus K31ADE does not support intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID), but the DELL OptiPlex 3040 supports intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID).
Does not support intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) Edit
The Asus K31ADE does not support intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d), whereas the DELL OptiPlex 3040 supports intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d).
3.9kg heavier Edit
Asus K31ADE is 8.4kg heavy, but the DELL OptiPlex 3040 is a 4.5kg heavy PC (3.9kg lighter).
Nine months older
The Asus K31ADE is older than the DELL OptiPlex 3040 by nine months.
5 Reasons Against
872GB smaller total storage capacity Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 has a total storage capacity of 128GB, but the Asus K31ADE is a 1TB total storage capacity PC (872GB bigger). Read more

The total internal storage capacity is the space available for the computer to store documents, media and applications.

A bigger internal storage capacity means that you can store more applications, documents and media on the computer.

Does not have a card reader integrated Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 does not have a card reader integrated, but the Asus K31ADE does. Read more

The device includes a card reader e.g. a card reader in the disk bay of a computer or thin client to permit log-on using smart/pin cards.

A bit slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 has an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of 1,050MHz, however the Asus K31ADE is a 1,150MHz on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency PC (100MHz faster).
Does not have a microphone in Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 does not have a microphone in, but the Asus K31ADE does. Read more

The socket where a microphone is connected to the device.

Does not have a line-in Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 3040 does not have a line-in, however the Asus K31ADE has a line-in.

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Processor

Processor Cores
2 2
Processor Family
 Intel Core i3
 Intel Core i3
Processor Frequency
3.7GHz 3.7GHz
PCI Express Slots Version
 3.0
 3.0
Processor Threads
4 4
System Bus Rate
5GT/s 8GT/s
BEST
Processor Cache
3MB 3MB
Processor Socket
 Socket H3 (LGA 1150)
 LGA1150
 LGA1151
 Socket H3 (LGA 1150)
 LGA1150
 LGA1151
Processor Model
 i3-4170
 i3-6100
 i3-4170
 i3-6100
Memory Voltage Supported by Processor
 1.5
 5
 1.35
 1.3
 1.5
 5
 1.35
 1.3
ECC Supported by Processor
 ECC supported by processor
 ECC supported by processor
Memory Channels Supported by Processor
 Dual
 Dual
Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)
25.6GB/s 34.1GB/s
BEST
Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
1,333MHz 1,866MHz
BEST
Memory Types Supported by Processor
 DDR3-SDRAM
 DDR3L-SDRAM
 DDR3L
 DDR4-SDRAM
 DDR3-SDRAM
 DDR3L-SDRAM
 DDR3L
 DDR4-SDRAM
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
32GB 64GB
BEST
Conflict Free Processor
 Conflict Free processor
 Conflict Free processor
Tcase
72°C 65°C
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
16 16
Stepping
C0 S0
Processor Operating Modes
 64-bit
 32-bit
 64-bit
 32-bit
PCI Express Configurations
 1x8+2x4
 1x16
 2x8
 1x8
 2x4
 1x1
 1x8+2x4
 1x16
 2x8
 1x8
 2x4
 1x1
Processor Codename
 Haswell
 Skylake
 Haswell
 Skylake
Processor Lithography
22nm 14nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54W 47W
Bus Type
 DMI
 DMI2
 DMI3
 DMI
 DMI2
 DMI3
Processor Cache Type
 L3
 Smart Cache
 L3
 Smart Cache
Number of Processors Installed
 Number of processors installed
 Number of processors installed

Memory

Internal Memory
4GB 4GB
Non-ECC
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Non-ECC
Memory Clock Speed
1,600MHz 1,600MHz
Memory Slots
 2x DIMM
 2x DIMM
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
 1 x 4
 1 x 4
Maximum Internal Memory
16GB 16GB
Internal Memory Type
 DDR3-SDRAM
 DDR3L-SDRAM
 DDR3-SDRAM
 DDR3L-SDRAM
BEST

Storage

Total Storage Capacity
1TB
BEST
128GB
Storage Media
 HDD
 SSD
 HDD
 SSD
BEST
Hard Drive Capacity
1TB Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards
 Memory Stick (MS)
 MS PRO
 SD
 SDHC
 xD
 MMC+
 Memory Stick (MS)
 MS PRO
 SD
 SDHC
 xD
 MMC+
Solid-State Drive Interface
 Serial ATA
 Serial ATA II
 Serial ATA III
 Serial ATA
 Serial ATA II
 Serial ATA III
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 128GB
Number of SSDs Installed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Hard Drive Speed
7,200 RPM 7,200 RPM
Hard Drive Interface
 Serial ATA
 Serial ATA
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Storage Drives Installed
1 1
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
BEST
 Card reader integrated

Optical Drive

Optical Drives Quantity
1 1
Optical Drive Type
 DVD+RW
 DVD Super Multi
 DVD+RW
 DVD Super Multi
BEST

Graphics

On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
 Intel HD Graphics 4400
 Intel HD Graphics 4400
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
 Not available
 Not available
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Graphics adapter Open GL support
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
41 0x1912
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
 4.3
 4.4
 4.3
 4.4
BEST
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
 11.1
 11
BEST
 11.1
 11
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
1,150MHz
BEST
1,050MHz
On-Board Graphics Adapter Maximum Resolution
3840 x 2160 4096 x 2304
On-Board Graphics Adapter Output
 DisplayPort
 Embedded DisplayPort (eDP)
 HDMI
 VGA (D-Sub)
 DVI
 DisplayPort
 Embedded DisplayPort (eDP)
 HDMI
 VGA (D-Sub)
 DVI
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
350MHz 350MHz
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
3840 x 1600 4096 x 2304
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
3 3
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
2880 x 1800 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
1.74GB 1.74GB
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
3840 x 1600 4096 x 2304
On-Board Graphics Adapter
 On-board graphics adapter
 On-board graphics adapter
Max On-Board Graphics Adapter Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz
Max On-Board Graphics Adapter Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz
Max On-Board Graphics Adapter Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 24Hz
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
 Intel HD Graphics
 Intel HD Graphics

Software

Operating System Installed
 Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Home
Trial Software
Unknown - Click to provide data Microsoft Office
Optional Operating System Supplied
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10
Operating System Language
 Multilingual
 Multilingual
Recovery Operating System
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows 10 Pro

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
 10/100/1000Base-T(X)
 10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
 1000
 100
 10
 1000
 100
 10
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Ports & Interfaces

Serial Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
S/PDIF Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 S/PDIF out port
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
 Microphone in
BEST
 Microphone in
Line-Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Line-out
Line-in
 Line-in
BEST
 Line-in
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
PS/2 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Version
 1.4
 1.4
BEST
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
3 4
BEST
Combo Headphone/mic Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Combo headphone/mic port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
2 4
BEST

Expansion Slots

Mini PCI Express Slots
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PCI Express X16 Slots
1 1
PCI Express X1 Slots
1 1

Design

Chassis Type
 Midi Tower
 Tower
 SFF
 Midi Tower
 Tower
 SFF
Placement Supported
 Vertical
 Horizontal
 Horizontal/Vertical
 Vertical
 Horizontal
 Horizontal/Vertical
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Number of 2.5" Bays
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Number of 3.5" Bays
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Water Cooling System
 Water cooling system
 Water cooling system
Intel Segment Tagging
 Enterprise
 Small Business
 Enterprise
 Small Business

Performance

Password Protection Type
 HDD
 User
 Supervisor
 BIOS
 HDD
 User
 Supervisor
 BIOS
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection
Audio Output Channels
 7.1
BEST
 7.1
Audio System
 SonicMaster
 SonicMaster
Compatible Processor Series
 Celeron
 Celeron
Motherboard Chipset
 Intel H81
 Intel H81
Product Type
 PC
 PC

Processor Special Features

Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
 Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
 Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
 Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
 Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
 Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
 Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
 Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
 Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
 Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
 Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
 Intel® vPro™ Technology
 Intel® vPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel 64
 Intel 64
 Intel 64
Embedded Options Available
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
 Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
 Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
 Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
 Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel HD Graphics
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel HD Graphics
Intel® Secure Key
 Intel® Secure Key
 Intel® Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
 Intel Clear Video Technology
 Intel Clear Video Technology
BEST
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
 Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
 Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
 Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
 Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel FDI Technology
 Intel FDI Technology
 Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
 Intel TSX-NI
 Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
1 1
Intel® Built-In Visuals Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology
Intel® OS Guard
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Insider™
 Intel® Insider™
 Intel® Insider™
BEST
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
 Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
 Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
1 1
Execute Disable Bit
 Execute Disable Bit
 Execute Disable Bit
InTru™ 3D Technology
 InTru™ 3D Technology
 InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
 Intel Trusted Execution Technology
 Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
 Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
 Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Fast Memory Access
 Intel Fast Memory Access
 Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
 Intel Flex Memory Access
 Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
 Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
 Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Supported Instruction Sets
 AVX
 AVX 2.0
 SSE
 SSE4.1
 SSE4.2
 AVX
 AVX 2.0
 SSE
 SSE4.1
 SSE4.2
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
 Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
 Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
 Intel Enhanced Halt State
 Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
SR1PL SR2HG
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
 Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
 Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
BEST
Scalability
 1S
 1S
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
1 1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
 Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
 Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
BEST
Thermal Solution Specification
 PCG 2013C
 PCG 2015C
 PCG 2013C
 PCG 2015C
Processor Package Size
37.5mm 37.5mm
CPU Configuration (max)
1 1
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
 Intel Rapid Storage Technology
 Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
 Intel Demand Based Switching
 Intel Demand Based Switching
Graphics & IMC Lithography
22nm 14nm
Intel® Smart Cache
 Intel® Smart Cache
 Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
1 1
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Processor ARK ID
77490 90729

Power

Power Supply Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 -240
Power Supply Input Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 60
Power Supply
90W 180W

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
8.4kg 4.5kg
BEST
Height
390mm 290mm
Depth
350mm 292mm
Width
180mm 92.6mm

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 95
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -40 - 65
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data -15.2 - 10668
Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data -15.2 - 3048
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 CECP
 WEEE
 CE
 CECP
 WEEE
 CE
RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified

Packaging Content

Drivers Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Drivers included
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
BEST
Mouse Included
 Mouse included
 Mouse included
Display Included
 Display included
 Display included
Keyboard Supplied
 Keyboard supplied
 Keyboard supplied
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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