The 5040 was only relased by DELL five months ago.
Fairly Fast Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
The slowest memory clock speeds supported by processor of comparable spec desktop computers that have been on the market for the last year is 800MHz, the fastest is 2,200MHz, and the average memory clock speeds supported by processor is 1,700MHz. The DELL 5040 has a quite fast memory clock speeds supported by processor (2,133 megahertz) compared to most of the other recently released comparable spec personal computers.
64-Bit Processor Operating Modes
This personal computer supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as it.
We calculated the average ratings for all DELL PCs and also specifically for DELL medium processor cores computers and found that in both cases DELL had good ratings compared to other manufacturers.
SSD Storage Media
The DELL 5040 has an SSD storage media which is faster than the HDD storage media found on most similar spec PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store information in transistors on a circuit board rather than on optical or magnetic media. This has the advantage of being much faster than a traditional HDD drive.
An SSD storage media is in fact the best storage speed across all medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for the last year.
Across similar types of PC the worst storage speed is HDD.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most commonly supported PCI Express slots version on medium processor cores computers that have been available for a similar time to it.
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10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is typical of many new medium processor cores computers.
Two PCI Express X16 Slotss
Most of the other desktop computers that are a comparable age to the 5040 only have one PCI Express x16 slots, however the DELL 5040 has two PCI Express x16 slotss.
Two DisplayPorts Quantitys
The DELL 5040 is a two displayPorts quantity computer. Most of the other comparable spec personal computers that came out in the last 12 months have between one and three displayPorts quantitys.
Two Number of 2.5" Bayss
Most latest medium processor cores computers have between one and three number of 2.5" bayss, including the DELL 5040 which has two number of 2.5" bayss.
Supports One Compatible Memory Cards
The DELL 5040 has a greater number of compatible memory card than most similar spec PCs that are a comparable age to it. This computer supports an SD compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards supported by personal computers that are a comparable age to the 5040.
Has One Memory Slots
The number of memory slots found on the DELL 5040 is more than most medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This desktop computer has a 4x DIMM memory slots, which is the most frequently found memory slots found on personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 5040.
DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this PC is DVD Super Multi, which is the most frequently found optical drive type on PCs that were released in the last 12 months.
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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity
The DELL 5040 has one of the smallest total storage capacitys (only 128 gigabytes) amongst PCs of this age. The average total storage capacity of medium processor cores computers that were released in the last year is 740GB, and the total storage capacitys range from 120GB to 3TB.
Only One Number of 3.5" Bays
The DELL 5040 is a one number of 3.5" bays personal computer.
Only One PCI Express X1 Slots
The DELL 5040 is a one PCI Express x1 slots desktop computer.
2 Other reasons to consider the DELL 5040
Average Processor Frequency
At 3.2 gigahertz, the DELL 5040 has a pretty average processor frequency compared to most of the other new computers.
Average Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the DELL 5040 has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other computers that have been available for a similar time to the 5040.