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DELL 7040 4 Core Intel Core I5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB 128GB SSD

4 Intel Core I5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB Sep 2016
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9 Reasons For

DELL Has Good Reviews for Its Desktop Computers

DELL is one of the superior personal computer manufacturers according to average expert and user reviews, and DELL also has good ratings for its medium processor cores personal computers.

Just Released Five Months Ago

This medium processor cores desktop computer was released just five months ago.

Very Fast Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor

With a memory clock speeds supported by processor of 2,133 megahertz, the DELL 7040 has a quite fast memory clock speeds supported by processor compared to most of the other latest medium processor cores personal computers. The memory clock speeds supported by processors of recently released similar spec desktop computers range from 800MHz to 2,200MHz.

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Six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

The DELL 7040 is a six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity computer.

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SSD Storage Media

The DELL 7040 has a faster storage speed than most PCs that were released in the last year. This DELL personal computer has an SSD storage media, whereas most newly released PCs have an HDD storage media. 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 actually the best storage speed amongst all computers that were released around the same time as the 7040.

Amongst comparable types of desktop computer the worst storage speed is HDD.

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Quite Fast Memory Clock Speed

At 2,133 megahertz, the DELL 7040 has a fairly fast memory clock speed compared to most of the other computers that came out in the last year. Medium processor cores personal computers that were launched around the same time as the 7040 have memory clock speeds of between 1,600MHz and 2,400MHz.

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Two DisplayPorts Quantitys

Most desktop computers that came out around the same time as the 7040 have between one and three displayPorts quantitys, including the DELL 7040 which has two displayPorts quantitys.

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Supports One Compatible Memory Cards

The DELL 7040 has a greater number of compatible memory card than most medium processor cores personal computers that came out in the last 12 months. This desktop computer supports an SD compatible memory cards, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory cards supported by new computers.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This PC has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is typical of many recently released medium processor cores personal computers.

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3 Reasons Against

Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

At only 128 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a very small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other new medium processor cores personal computers. The average hard drive capacity of latest personal computers is 910GB, and the hard drive capacitys range from 120GB to 3TB.

Desktop computers with a bigger hard drive capacity that might also be worth looking at include the DELL 7040 (£856.80) (500GB).

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

Across all the desktop computers that have been available for a comparable time to the 7040 the total storage capacitys range from 120GB to 3TB, and the average total storage capacity is 760GB. At only 128 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a fairly small total storage capacity compared to most of the other latest comparable spec desktop computers.

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Only Bronze EPEAT Compliance

The DELL 7040 has a Bronze EPEAT compliance which is better than the Gold EPEAT compliance found on most comparable spec computers that have been around for around the same time as it.

A Bronze EPEAT compliance is actually the worst EPEAT compliance across all medium processor cores personal computers that have been available for the last year.

The best EPEAT compliance amongst comparable types of personal computer is Gold.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DELL 7040

Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 3.2 gigahertz, the DELL 7040 has a pretty standard processor frequency compared to most of the other PCs that were launched around the same time as the 7040.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other recently released similar spec computers.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Threads
System Bus Rate
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Memory Voltage Supported by Processor
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Channels Supported by Processor
Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)
Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
Memory Types Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Stepping
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Configurations
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Number of Processors Installed
Memory
Internal Memory
Non-ECC
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Hard Drive Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
RAID Levels
RAID Support
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Number of Storage Drives Supported
Number of Storage Drives Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
Optical Drives Quantity
Optical Drive Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
Graphics Adapter DVI-D Ports Quantity
Graphics Adapter DVI Ports Quantity
NVIDIA G-SYNC
NVIDIA GameWorks VR
CUDA
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Software
Operating System Installed
Trial Software
Optional Operating System Supplied
Operating System Language
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Serial Ports Quantity
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
Line-Out
Line-in
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
PS/2 Ports Quantity
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Combo Headphone/mic Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
PCI Express X16 Slots
PCI Express X4 Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Number of 2.5" Bays
Number of 3.5" Bays
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Intel Segment Tagging
Performance
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Audio System
Compatible Processor Series
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Dell E-Value Code
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel HD Graphics
Intel® Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
Intel® Built-In Visuals Technology
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Execute Disable Bit
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Supported Instruction Sets
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Scalability
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel TSX-NI Version
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX)
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Drivers Included
Manual
Cables Included
Mouse Included
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

9 April 2016

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Authentic Cherry MX key
Cheaper than full RGB keyboard
Discrete media control buttons
Slee, compact desig
VR-ready gaming performanc
No Blue or Green option
Lighting effects seem superfluou
Feels like a stripped-down 810
Nois
No tool-free upgrading
9 March 2016

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25 February 2016

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 by Max
(Verified Purchase)

Wonderful display. Operates with alacrity. Find backlighted keyboard a real enhancement. Keyboard backlight only comes on when key is touched and turns off automatically. I tend to use more as a... Read more…

Reviewed 27 April 2016 by Silent Running | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Not an Amazon purchase, I got it directly from Dell, but there's something I think prospective customers should know. First off, I'm happy with the hardware. My main reasons for buying were the up... Read more…

If you are an intelligent person, you will not buy this tablet. Yes, it is cute and has a tremendous screen. But pray that you don't EVER need technical support. I bought my 7040 slightly used. I... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

After extensive research I picked this tablet as the successor to.my iPad Air. The only problem was that the essential Dell matching keyboard was not included and after extensive calls to Dell... Read more…

Reviewed 9 March 2016 by Audrya

Bought this tablet 6 months ago, it's been a nice tablet, but unfortunately, it has developed stress fractures along the back and edges. Called up the warranty and I was told that it could not be... Read more…

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