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DELL XPS 8700
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DELL XPS 8700 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 3.6GHz 16GB 1TB HDD

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 3.6GHz 16GB Nov 2015
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22 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on desktop computers of this spec and age.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of 1,200 megahertz, the XPS 8700 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other PCs of a similar age and type to the XPS 8700. The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of comparable spec desktop computers that were released one year ago is 500MHz and the fastest is 1,300MHz.

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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. Most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been available for a similar time to the XPS 8700 have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Good Brand

DELL medium processor cores computers have good reviews on average and across all computers DELL is one of the better rated brands.

Quite Fast Processor Frequency

At 3.6 gigahertz, the DELL XPS 8700 has a quite fast processor frequency compared to most of the other desktop computers that have been around for a comparable time to the XPS 8700. Across all the desktop computers of this age and spec the processor frequencys range from 1.3GHz to 4GHz.

If this personal computer processor frequency is too slow for you then you might want to consider the Apple ME253[plb_2942369_price] (3.7GHz).

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Quite Big Internal Memory

At 16 gigabytes, the XPS 8700 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been available for around the same time as the XPS 8700. The internal memorys of comparable spec desktop computers that are a similar age to the XPS 8700 range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average internal memory is 7.7GB.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

The smallest total storage capacity of medium processor cores computers that were launched around the same time as the XPS 8700 is 4GB, the biggest is 3.6TB, and the average total storage capacity is 820GB. The XPS 8700 has a quite big total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that were released around the same time as the XPS 8700.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on medium processor cores computers that were launched around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast Processor Boost Frequency

The DELL XPS 8700 has a quite fast processor boost frequency (4 gigahertz) compared to most of the other personal computers of this age and type. The slowest processor boost frequency of medium processor cores computers that have been around for a comparable time to the XPS 8700 is 1.8GHz, the fastest is 4.4GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3.6GHz.

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

This computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most commonly found cabling technology on medium processor cores computers that were launched more than a year ago.

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Five Headphone Outputss

The XPS 8700 is a five headphone outputs desktop computer.

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Two Mini PCI Express Slotss

Most of the other medium processor cores computers that were released more than a year ago only have one mini PCI Express slots, however the XPS 8700 has two mini PCI Express slotss.

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Two Number of 5.25" Bayss

Most medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the XPS 8700 have between one and three number of 5.25" bayss, including the XPS 8700 which has two number of 5.25" bayss.

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Eight Processor Threadss

The XPS 8700 has more processor threadss than most of the comparable spec desktop computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the XPS 8700. Most of the similar spec personal computers that have been around for around the same time as the XPS 8700 only have between four and seven processor threadss, however this DELL computer has eight processor threadss.

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Three Number of 3.5" Bayss

Most medium processor cores computers that were launched more than a year ago have between one and six number of 3.5" bayss, including the XPS 8700 which has three number of 3.5" bayss.

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Quite Big Processor Cache

With a processor cache of 8 megabytes, the DELL XPS 8700 has one of the bigger processor caches amongst medium processor cores computers of this age. The smallest processor cache of medium processor cores computers that are a similar age to the XPS 8700 is 2MB, the biggest is 10MB, and the average processor cache is 6.5MB.

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Two PCI Express X1 Slotss

The XPS 8700 is a two PCI Express x1 slots computer.

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7.1 Audio Output Channels

The XPS 8700 has a 7.1 audio output channels which is better than the 5.1 audio output channels found on most computers of a similar type and age to it. Across all medium processor cores computers that are a similar age to the XPS 8700 the worst audio output is 5.1 and the best is 8.1.

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Supports One Placement Supported

The XPS 8700 has a greater number of placements than most PCs of a comparable age and spec to it. This desktop computer supports a Vertical placement supported, which is the most frequently supported placement supported supported by medium processor cores computers that have been available for more than a year.

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Has One Memory Slots

The DELL XPS 8700 has a greater number of memory slots than most PCs that are a similar age to it. This personal computer has a 4x DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots found on personal computers of this type and age.

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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type

The optical drive type of this computer is DVD Super Multi DL, which is typical of many computers of this type and age.

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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 PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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4 Reasons Against

Only 4 On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version

The XPS 8700 supports a 4 on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version which is better than most PCs of a similar age and type to it. Most similar spec personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it support a 4.4 on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version.

A 4 on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version is actually the worst supported on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version across all similar spec computers that have been available for more than a year.

Across comparable types of personal computer the best supported on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version is 4.4.

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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 medium processor cores computers that have been available 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.

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Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This desktop computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on PCs of this age and type.

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Heavy

The XPS 8700 is one of the heaviest medium processor cores computers that have been around for around the same time as the XPS 8700 (13.8 kilograms) amongst medium processor cores computers of this age. The lightest comparable spec PC that has been on the market for more than a year is 38g heavy and the heaviest is 100kg.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DELL XPS 8700

Released Over a Year Ago

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

Average Hard Drive Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the XPS 8700 has a relatively standard hard drive capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec computers that were released more than a year ago.

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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
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Number of Hard Drives Installed
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 VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Graphics Adapter DVI-D Ports Quantity
Graphics Adapter HDMI Ports Quantity
NVIDIA G-SYNC
NVIDIA GameWorks VR
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
CUDA
CUDA Cores
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
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
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
Line-Out
Line-in
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
Mini PCI Express Slots
PCI Express X16 Slots
PCI Express X4 Slots
PCI Express X1 Slots
PCI Express X16 (Gen 1.x) Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Number of 2.5" Bays
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
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 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 Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
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
Certification
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Display Diagonal
Drivers Included
Manual
Cables Included
Mouse Included
Display Included
Panel Type
Full HD
Keyboard Supplied
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Windows Keys
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Display Resolution
Display Type
Display Number of Colours
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers x87002815bl, x87002812blk
Barcodes 00884116145271, 00884116167693

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