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DELL Inspiron 3847
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DELL Inspiron 3847 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 3.6GHz 16GB 1TB HDD

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 3.6GHz 16GB Apr 2015
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Increase your storage and your possibilities. With powerful processors and graphics, this expandable desktop packs big performance in a compact design. Easy expandability: You ll never be short on... More
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15 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This personal computer supports a 32-bit|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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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The Inspiron 3847 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (1,200 megahertz) amongst computers of this age. Across all the PCs of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 3847 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 500MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz.

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Good Brand

Medium processor cores computers produced by DELL have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all desktop computers (not just medium processor cores computers) and found that DELL also has good ratings across its entire range.

Quite Fast Processor Frequency

The DELL Inspiron 3847 has one of the faster processor frequencys (3.6 gigahertz) amongst similar spec computers of this age. The average processor frequency of desktop computers that came out more than a year ago is 3.1GHz, and the processor frequencys range from 1.3GHz to 4GHz.

If this desktop computer processor frequency is not fast enough for you then you might want to look at the Apple ME253[plb_2942369_price] (3.7GHz).

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of desktop computers of this spec and age is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average internal memory is 7.7GB. At 16 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other computers of this age and spec.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

Across all the medium processor cores computers that have been around for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 the total storage capacitys range from 4GB to 3.6TB. With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Inspiron 3847 has one of the bigger total storage capacitys amongst similar spec PCs of this age.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on medium processor cores computers that are a comparable age to it.

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Very Big Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory

With a hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory of 1,000 gigabyte, the Inspiron 3847's hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory is one of the biggest amongst computers of a comparable age and type to the Inspiron 3847. Medium processor cores computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Inspiron 3847 have hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memorys of between 8GB and 1TB, and the average hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory is 47GB.

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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 the most frequently found cabling technology on PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Six USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

Most computers of a similar type and age to the Inspiron 3847 have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Inspiron 3847 which has six USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Two Number of 5.25" Bayss

The Inspiron 3847 is a two number of 5.25" bays personal computer. Most of the other computers of this type and age have between one and three number of 5.25" bayss.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

The Inspiron 3847 has a fairly big processor cache (8 megabytes) compared to most of the other PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Inspiron 3847. The processor caches of medium processor cores computers that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 3847 range from 2MB to 10MB, and the average processor cache is 6.5MB.

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Supports One Placement Supported

The number of placements supported by the Inspiron 3847 is more than most medium processor cores computers that have been around for a comparable time to it. This DELL computer supports a Vertical placement supported, which is the most frequently supported placement supported supported by medium processor cores computers that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 3847.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this personal computer is DVD Super Multi, which is the most frequently found optical drive type on medium processor cores computers that were released around the same time as it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This personal computer supports a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently supported discrete graphics memory type on comparable spec PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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10 Reasons Against

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

Most PCs of a similar age and spec to the Inspiron 3847 have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the Inspiron 3847 which has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Quite Slow Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)

The Inspiron 3847 has one of the slower memory bandwidth supported by processor (max)s (only 25.6 gigabytes per second) amongst medium processor cores computers of this age. The slowest memory bandwidth supported by processor (max) of desktop computers of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 3847 is 10GB/s, the fastest is 68GB/s, and the average memory bandwidth supported by processor (max) is 30GB/s.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Across all the medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 2GB to 770GB. With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 32 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory supported by processors amongst desktop computers of this age.

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Only HDD Storage Media

The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage media on personal computers of this type and age. 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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Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on computers that came out more than a year ago.

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Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the medium processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 the maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys range from 1GB to 64GB. The Inspiron 3847 has a quite small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory (only 1.024 gigabytes) compared to most of the other personal computers that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 3847.

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Only Has One Memory Slots

The number of memory slots found on the Inspiron 3847 is more than most computers of this age and spec. The most commonly found memory slots is 4x DIMM, but this memory slots is not found on this DELL PC. The memory slotss 2x DIMM are also found on this computer.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 16 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other PCs that have been around for more than a year. Across all the medium processor cores computers that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 3847 the maximum internal memorys range from 2GB to 260GB.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

The Inspiron 3847 has a fairly slow memory clock speed (only 1,600 megahertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec PCs that are a similar age to the Inspiron 3847. Personal computers of a comparable type and age to the Inspiron 3847 have memory clock speeds of between 1,000MHz and 2,400MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,800MHz.

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Very Low System Bus Rate

Comparable spec desktop computers that are a similar age to the Inspiron 3847 have system bus rates of between 5GT/s and 8GT/s. At only 5 Gigatransfers per second, the Inspiron 3847 has a fairly low system bus rate compared to most of the other computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DELL Inspiron 3847

Released Over a Year Ago

This desktop computer has been on the market for over a year.

Average Hard Drive Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Inspiron 3847 has a relatively typical hard drive capacity compared to most of the other computers of a comparable spec and age to the Inspiron 3847.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 1TB hard drive capacity PCs currently available including because of it's better review score, the DELL Precision T5810[plb_2506143_price].

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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
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
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
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Number of Storage Drives Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
LightScribe
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
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
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
Pre-Installed Software
Operating System Language
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
S/PDIF Out Port
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
Line-Out
Line-in
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
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
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Cable Lock Slot
Number of 5.25" Bays
Number of 3.5" Bays
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Performance
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Audio Output Channels
Audio System
Compatible Processor Series
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
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 Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
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® 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 Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply Input Voltage
Power Supply Input Frequency
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Operational Conditions
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Touchscreen
Display Diagonal
Drivers Included
Manual
Cables Included
Mouse Included
Numeric Keypad
Display Included
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Full HD
Keyboard Supplied
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Windows Keys
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Display Resolution
Display Type
AC Adapter Included
Display Number of Colours
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

9 April 2016

Inspiron 3847?Graphic Pro?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????Core i5-4460?NVIDIA GeForce 705????????2014?7?31????????????Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64... Read more…

User Reviews

(195)
Reviewed 23 September 2014 by Kevin W.

I have installed a number of these in the past couple of months (purchased elsewhere,) eradicating XP machines. As the previous review stated, there is no Win 7 media, but you will be prompted to... Read more…

Reviewed 27 August 2014 by Edward C.

Not having a Windows 7 key to install a fresh copy of Windows makes this the most worthless Dell I've ever purchased. Sure you can use the recovery partition or the backup utility to reload the... Read more…

Reviewed 13 June 2014 by CASE I.
(Verified Purchase)

I work I.T. for a Tech company. We have over 500 locations nationwide with 2-5 computers per location. I have purchased over 100 of these computers and they have worked great for business! My... Read more…

Reviewed 5 August 2014 by DONALD B.
(Verified Purchase)

Having no PCI-E on the power supply is fine since it's probably too small to run very many dedicated graphics cards) CX-430 replaced this just fine. I wouldn't try making a gaming machine out of... Read more…

Reviewed 9 July 2014 by Nick F.
(Verified Purchase)

I shopped around for a office computer for around a month and decided on this one. It was hard to find a Dell that was equipped with an i5 at a decent price, each other model seemed to sacrifice... Read more…

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