This computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many PCs of this type and age.
Six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys
The DELL XPS 8700 is a six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity computer.
DELL Desktop Computers Have Good Reviews
Based on 184 expert and owner reviews, DELL has good reviews for its desktop computers. DELL also has good reviews specifically within its medium processor cores computers range compared to other brands.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
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 computers of a similar age and type to it.
Five Headphone Outputss
The XPS 8700 has more headphone outputss than most of the computers of this age and type. This computer is a five headphone outputs personal computer compared to most of the medium processor cores computers that have been around for a comparable time to the XPS 8700 which only have between one and four headphone outputss.
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Two Mini PCI Express Slotss
Most of the other computers that have been available for around the same time as the XPS 8700 only have one mini PCI Express slots, however the XPS 8700 has two mini PCI Express slotss.
Two Number of 5.25" Bayss
The DELL XPS 8700 is a two number of 5.25" bays personal computer. Most of the other comparable spec desktop computers that came out around the same time as the XPS 8700 have between one and three number of 5.25" bayss.
Three Number of 3.5" Bayss
The DELL XPS 8700 is a three number of 3.5" bays computer.
Two PCI Express X1 Slotss
The DELL XPS 8700 is a two PCI Express x1 slots PC.
7.1 Audio Output Channels
The XPS 8700 has a 7.1 audio output channels which is better than most PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it. Most medium processor cores computers that were released around the same time as it have a 5.1 audio output channels. Across all medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the XPS 8700 the audio output ranges from 5.1 to 8.1.
Supports One Placement Supported
The number of placements supported by the XPS 8700 is more than most PCs of a comparable age and type to it. This personal computer supports a Vertical placement supported, which is the most frequently supported placement supported supported by PCs that are a similar age to the XPS 8700.
Has One Memory Slots
The number of memory slots found on the XPS 8700 is more than most PCs of a similar type and age to it. This computer has a 4x DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots found on computers that were released around the same time as the XPS 8700.
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 around the same time as it.
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Only HDD Storage Media
The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is typical of many computers that have been around for more than a year. 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.
Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This PC supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many personal computers of a comparable spec and age to it.
The XPS 8700 is fairly heavy (13.8 kilograms) compared to most of the other PCs of a similar age and spec to the XPS 8700. Across all the similar spec computers that have been available for around the same time as the XPS 8700 the weights range from 38g to 100kg, and the average weight is 7.7kg.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this medium processor cores computer was released.
Average Processor Frequency
At 3.2 gigahertz, the XPS 8700 has a pretty average processor frequency compared to most of the other personal computers of this age and spec.
Average Hard Drive Capacity
With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the XPS 8700 has a fairly standard hard drive capacity compared to most of the other PCs that came out around the same time as the XPS 8700.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the DELL XPS 8700 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for more than a year.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the DELL XPS 8700 has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and spec.
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-4xxx
PCI Express Slots Version
System Bus Rate
Socket H3 (LGA 1150), LGA1150
Processor Boost Frequency
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
Intel Core i5-4400 Desktop series
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Processor Cache Type
Number of Processors Installed
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
2 x 4
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Hard Drive Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
MS PRO, MS Pro-HG, MS Pro-HG Duo, SD, MiniSD, CF+, MMC+, MS Duo, SD, MSXC, Memory Stick (MS), RS-MMC, MS PRO, SD, MS PRO, MS PRO Duo, SD, SDHC, XD, SD, SDXC
The Dell XPS 8700 Special Edition tries to provide you with lots of performance power, some added connectivity features, but it doesn't leave much room for future expansion or a second graphics... Read more…
Threw an SSD into it and my games run absolutely great with the graphics card that came with it. It's by no means the best on the market, but provides a good starting place if you plan on... Read more…
Good RAM size and graphics card for the price. Runs lightning fast. Easy setup. Good place to start building a PC without spending 3k
Being someone who livestreams and records videos I needed something that would allow to me to play without FPS Lagg and Stream. I was mind blown on how I was only using 20 of the CPU to do all this at
Refurbed computer, great price, Computer has Great speed. Received quick delivery. .. however Hard Drive was not 2TB as advertised it was 256GB. When I emailed asking how this would be rectified they
Great processing speeds. Super quiet and lots of USB ports
I have the High Performance Dell Build. Very happy with it. Unit is very fast, and a solid multimedia platform. Newegg makes sure the drivers are the latest and the price was excellent. Good unit for
Keyboard is great for typing. Not so much for gaming
Wired mouse began squeaking after a week
I was planning on purchasing aftermarket peripherals anyways so it didn't really impact my personal experience, but you may want keep that in mind
Product not as advertised
Wifi a bit on the sluggish side. other then that it's perfect