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DELL 7040 4 Core Intel Core I7-6xxx 3.4GHz 8GB 500GB HDD

4 Intel Core I7-6xxx 3.4GHz 8GB Sep 2016
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18 Reasons For

Just Released Five Months Ago

This personal computer is one of the latest PCs to be released. This means it is likely to use more advanced technology than some of the older PCs.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This desktop computer supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that have been around for around the same time as it.

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12 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

The DELL 7040 supports a 12 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version which is better than most latest computers. Most new similar spec desktop computers support an 11 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version.

A 12 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version is in fact the best supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version across all new PCs.

Across similar types of desktop computer the worst supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version is 11.2/12.

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DELL Has Good Reviews for Its Personal Computers

We calculated the average reviews for all DELL personal computers and also specifically for DELL medium processor cores computers and found that in both cases DELL had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

Quite Fast Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 3.4 gigahertz, the DELL 7040 has a fairly fast processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that were launched around the same time as the 7040. The average processor frequency of recently released personal computers is 3.1GHz.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The DELL 7040 has one of the bigger discrete graphics adapter memorys (4 gigabytes) amongst medium processor cores computers of this age. The smallest discrete graphics adapter memory of similar spec personal computers that have been around for the last year is 0.5GB and the biggest is 4.1TB.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many new personal computers.

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

This personal computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that came out in the last year.

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Quite Fast Processor Boost Frequency

At 4 gigahertz, the DELL 7040 has a quite fast processor boost frequency compared to most of the other latest comparable spec personal computers. The average processor boost frequency of recently released personal computers is 3.6GHz.

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Quite Fast Memory Clock Speed

At 2,133 megahertz, the DELL 7040 has a quite fast memory clock speed compared to most of the other recently released personal computers. The memory clock speeds of medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 7040 range from 1,600MHz to 2,400MHz.

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DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

This computer has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that have been around for the last year.

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Two DisplayPorts Quantitys

The DELL 7040 is a two displayPorts quantity PC. Most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the 7040 have between one and three displayPorts quantitys.

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Two Number of 2.5" Bayss

The DELL 7040 is a two number of 2.5" bays personal computer. Most of the other similar spec computers that have been on the market for the last year have between one and three number of 2.5" bayss.

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Eight Processor Threadss

Most of the other new personal computers only have between four and seven processor threadss, however the DELL 7040 has eight processor threadss.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

The DELL 7040 has one of the bigger processor caches (8 megabytes) amongst desktop computers of this age. Across all the new medium processor cores computers the processor caches range from 2MB to 10MB, and the average processor cache is 6.8MB.

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Supports One Compatible Memory Cards

The number of compatible memory card supported by the DELL 7040 is more than most similar spec PCs that are a comparable age to it. This personal computer supports an SD compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards supported by latest desktop computers.

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Has One Memory Slots

The number of memory slots found on the DELL 7040 is more than most desktop computers that came out around the same time as it. This PC has a 4x DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots found on recently released comparable spec computers.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This personal computer supports a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly supported discrete graphics memory type on recently released PCs.

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4 Reasons Against

Recent Price Increase of £76.81

The 7040 has increased in price by £76.81 in the last month.

Only Bronze EPEAT Compliance

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

This desktop computer's EPEAT compliance (Bronze) is in fact the worst EPEAT compliance across all recently released medium processor cores computers.

A Gold EPEAT compliance is the best EPEAT compliance amongst comparable types of desktop computer.

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Only One Number of Storage Drives Supported

Most medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for the last year have between 1 and 499 number of storage drives supporteds, including the DELL 7040 which has one number of storage drives supported.

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Not Cheap

We checked medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for the last year and they range in price from £346 to £1,500. We think that this DELL desktop computer looks expensive compared to other medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for the last year.

4 Other reasons to consider the DELL 7040

Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been around for the last year.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The DELL 7040 has a pretty standard total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other PCs that were launched in the last year.

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Average Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of 500 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a fairly average hard drive capacity compared to most of the other new medium processor cores computers.

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HDD Storage Media

The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is typical of many comparable spec personal computers that have been around for around the same time as 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.

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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
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
Graphics Adapter HDMI Ports 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 Base 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
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Serial Ports Quantity
S/PDIF Out Port
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 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
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
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Feels like a stripped-down 810
Nois
No tool-free upgrading
9 March 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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