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DELL 7040 4 Core Intel Core I5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB 500GB HDD

4 Intel Core I5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB Sep 2016
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Just Released Five Months Ago

This computer was only released five months ago. Newer computers like this one are likely to have better features.

Very Fast Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor

The DELL 7040 has one of the fastest memory clock speeds supported by processors (2,133 megahertz) amongst similar spec desktop computers of this age. The memory clock speeds supported by processors of medium processor cores computers that were released around the same time as the 7040 range from 800MHz to 2,200MHz.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This computer supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on latest medium processor cores computers.

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Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

At 1.74 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other PCs that are a similar age to the 7040. The maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys of newly released comparable spec personal computers range from 1GB to 64GB.

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DELL Has Good PC Reviews

We checked 184 expert and owner reviews for DELL PCs and found that on average DELL has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that DELL has good ratings specifically within its medium processor cores computers range.

Fairly Big Internal Memory

The average internal memory of new medium processor cores computers is 7.9GB. At 8 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other recently released comparable spec computers.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This PC supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most commonly supported PCI Express slots version on medium processor cores computers that came out around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast Memory Clock Speed

The memory clock speeds of comparable spec desktop computers that came out in the last year range from 1,600MHz to 2,400MHz. With a memory clock speed of 2,133 megahertz, the DELL 7040 has one of the faster memory clock speeds amongst similar spec personal computers of this age.

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DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

This desktop computer has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type, which is the most commonly found internal memory type on computers that came out in the last year.

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10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology

This PC has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most commonly found cabling technology on personal computers that were launched in the last year.

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Supports One Compatible Memory Cards

The number of compatible memory card supported by the DELL 7040 is more than most recently released computers. This computer supports an SD compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards supported by recently released medium processor cores computers.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This personal computer has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is the most commonly found HDMI version on new similar spec personal computers.

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Has One Memory Slots

The number of memory slots found on the DELL 7040 is more than most new desktop computers. This desktop computer has a 4x DIMM memory slots, which is the most frequently found memory slots found on medium processor cores computers that have been available for the last year.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This computer supports a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many comparable spec desktop computers that were released in the last year.

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3 Reasons Against

Only One Graphics Adapter DisplayPorts Quantity

Most latest similar spec computers have between one and three graphics adapter DisplayPorts quantitys, including the DELL 7040 which has one graphics adapter DisplayPorts quantity.

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Only Bronze EPEAT Compliance

The DELL 7040 has a better EPEAT compliance than most medium processor cores computers that came out around the same time as it. This personal computer has a Bronze EPEAT compliance, whereas most comparable spec personal computers that have been available for a similar time to it have a Gold EPEAT compliance.

This PC's EPEAT compliance (Bronze) is actually the worst EPEAT compliance amongst all latest medium processor cores computers.

The best EPEAT compliance across comparable types of PC is Gold.

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Only One Number of Storage Drives Supported

The DELL 7040 is a one number of storage drives supported personal computer. Most of the other new medium processor cores computers have between 1 and 499 number of storage drives supporteds.

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4 Other reasons to consider the DELL 7040

Average Processor Frequency

The DELL 7040 has a pretty typical processor frequency (3.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other personal computers that are a comparable age to the 7040.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been around for around the same time as the 7040.

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Average Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of 500 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a relatively standard hard drive capacity compared to most of the other recently released medium processor cores computers.

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HDD Storage Media

The storage speed of this desktop computer is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage media on medium processor cores computers that were launched in the last 12 months. 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.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
PCI Express Slots Version
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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
ECC
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 Support
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
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
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
Graphics Adapter DVI-I Ports Quantity
Graphics Adapter DisplayPorts Quantity
NVIDIA G-SYNC
NVIDIA GameWorks VR
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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 Maximum Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Output
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
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
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
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Combo Headphone/mic Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
PCI Slots
PCI Express X16 Slots
PCI Express X4 Slots
PCI Express X1 Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Number of 2.5" Bays
Number of 5.25" 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
Bundled Software
Cables Included
Mouse Included
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied
Windows Keys
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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Barcodes 00750253280611, 00884116190653, 04058154036686, 04058154126868, 05397063781935, 05397063781997, 05397063783854, 05397063783861, 05397063784141, 05397063784158, 05397063784172, 05397063846023, 05397063916412, 05397063917396, 05397063917525

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