Apple ME253 vs DELL OptiPlex 9020

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Apple ME253
DELL OptiPlex 9020

Top Prices

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
0.2GHz faster maximum turbo frequency Edit
The Apple ME253 has a maximum turbo frequency of 3.9GHzGHz, however the DELL OptiPlex 9020 is only a 3.7GHzGHz maximum turbo frequency PC (0.2GHz slower). Read more

The turbo boost is an automatic, managed accelleration of the processor when one of the cores is overloaded.

48GB bigger maximum internal memory Edit
The Apple ME253 has a maximum internal memory of 64GBGB, however the DELL OptiPlex 9020 is only a 16GBGB maximum internal memory PC (48GB smaller). Read more

The maximum internal memory which is available in the product.

One more Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) port Edit
The Apple ME253 has two Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports, however the DELL OptiPlex 9020 only has one Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) port. Read more

Number of Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports allow a computer to connect to the ethernet.

3 Reasons For
Bigger total storage capacity Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 9020 is a 500GBGB total storage capacity PC. That's 244GB bigger than the Apple ME253 (500GBGB). Read more

The total internal storage capacity is the space available for the computer to store documents, media and applications.

A bigger internal storage capacity means that you can store more applications, documents and media on the computer.

52% lighter Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 9020 is a 3.3kgg heavy PC. That's 1.7g lighter than the Apple ME253 (3.3kgg).
Cheaper by $2,354
The DELL OptiPlex 9020 costs $2,354 less than the Apple ME253.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Smaller total storage capacity Edit
The Apple ME253 is a 256GBGB total storage capacity PC. That's 244GB smaller than the DELL OptiPlex 9020 (500GBGB). Read more

The total internal storage capacity is the space available for the computer to store documents, media and applications.

A bigger internal storage capacity means that you can store more applications, documents and media on the computer.

34% heavier Edit
The Apple ME253 has a weight of 5kgg. That's 1.7g heavier than the DELL OptiPlex 9020 (3.3kgg).
More expensive by $2,354
The Apple ME253 is $2,354 more expensive than the DELL OptiPlex 9020.
4 Reasons Against
0.2GHz slower maximum turbo frequency Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 9020 has a maximum turbo frequency of 3.7GHzGHz, whereas the Apple ME253 is a 3.9GHzGHz maximum turbo frequency PC (0.2GHz faster). Read more

The turbo boost is an automatic, managed accelleration of the processor when one of the cores is overloaded.

48GB smaller maximum internal memory Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 9020 has a maximum internal memory of 16GBGB, whereas the Apple ME253 is a 64GBGB maximum internal memory PC (48GB bigger). Read more

The maximum internal memory which is available in the product.

One less Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) port Edit
The DELL OptiPlex 9020 is a one Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) port PC, whereas the Apple ME253 only has two Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports. Read more

Number of Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports allow a computer to connect to the ethernet.

Older by three months
The DELL OptiPlex 9020 is three months older than the Apple ME253.

Awards

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chip.com.my: Outstanding
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

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Processor

Processor Core
4 4
Processor Family
 Intel Xeon
BEST
 Intel Xeon
Processor Clock Speed
3.7GHz 3GHz
BEST
PCI Express Slots Version
 3.0
 3.0
BEST
Processor Thread
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 5GT/s
Processor Cache Level
 L3
 L3
Processor Cache
10MB 6MB
BEST
Processor Socket
 Socket H3 (LGA 1150)
 LGA1150
 Socket H3 (LGA 1150)
 LGA1150
Maximum Turbo Frequency
3.9GHz
BEST
3.7GHz
Processor Model
 i5-4590
 i5-4590S
 545
 i5-4590
 i5-4590S
 545
BEST
Memory Channel Supported Processor
 Dual
 Dual
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
Unknown - Click to provide data 25.6GB/s
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,333MHz
Memory Type Supported Processor
 DDR3-SDRAM
 DDR3-SDRAM
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Unknown - Click to provide data 32GB
Tcase
Unknown - Click to provide data 71.35°C
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Unknown - Click to provide data 16
Stepping
Unknown - Click to provide data C0
Processor Operating Mode
 64-bit
 64-bit
BEST
PCI Express Configuration
 1x8+2x4
 1x16
 2x8
 1x8
 2x4
 1x1
 1x8+2x4
 1x16
 2x8
 1x8
 2x4
 1x1
BEST
Processor Codename
 Haswell
 Haswell
Processor Lithography
Unknown - Click to provide data 22nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Unknown - Click to provide data 65W
Bus Type
 DMI
 DMI
Processor Cache Type
 L3
 Smart Cache
 L3
 Smart Cache

Memory

Internal Memory
12GB 8GB
BEST
Memory Clock Speed
1,866MHz
BEST
1,600MHz
Memory Slot
 4x DIMM
 2x DIMM
BEST
 4x DIMM
 2x DIMM
Memory Layout
 3 x 4
 2 x 4
 3 x 4
 2 x 4
Maximum Internal Memory
64GB
BEST
16GB
Internal Memory Type
 DDR3-SDRAM
 DDR3-SDRAM

Storage

Total Storage Capacity
256GB 500GB
BEST
Storage Medium
 Flash
 Hybrid-HDD
 HDD
BEST
 Flash
 Hybrid-HDD
 HDD
Hard Drive Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 500GB
Hard Drive Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 5,400 RPM
Hard Drive Interface
 Serial ATA
 Serial ATA
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 8GB
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 500GB
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
 Flash
 Flash
Hard Drive
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Storage Drive
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Storage Drive Installed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Optical Drive

Optical Drive
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Optical Drive Type
 DVD+RW
 DVD+RW

Graphics

On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
 Intel HD Graphics
 Intel HD Graphics
Discrete Graphics Adapter
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
2GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
 GDDR5
BEST
 GDDR5
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
 AMD FirePro D300
 AMD FirePro D300
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
2TB Unknown - Click to provide data
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Unknown - Click to provide data 0x412
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
 11.1
 11
 11.1
 11
BEST
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,150MHz
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 350MHz
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.02GB

Operating System/software

Operating System
 Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
 Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Trial Software
Unknown - Click to provide data Microsoft Office
Operating System Language
 Multilingual
 Multilingual
Recovery Operating System
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1 Pro
 Windows 8.1

Networking

Cabling Technology
 10/100/1000Base-T(X)
 10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
 1000
 100
 10
 1000
 100
 10

Ports & Interfaces

Serial Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Out Port
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
2
BEST
1
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Thunderbolt 2 Port
6 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 3.0 Port
4 4
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
4 4

Expansion Slots

Mini PCI Express Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Chassis Type
 Desktop
 SFF
 USFF
 Desktop
 SFF
 USFF
Case Placement
 Vertical
 Horizontal
 Horizontal/Vertical
 Vertical
 Horizontal
 Horizontal/Vertical
2.5" Bay
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
5.25" Bay
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
3.5" Bay
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Case Colour
 Black
 Black
Intel Segment Tagging
 Enterprise
 Small Business
 Enterprise
 Small Business

Performance

Password Protection Level
 BIOS
 BIOS
Motherboard Chipset
 Intel Q87
 Intel Q87
Product Type
 Workstation
 Workstation
Dell E-Value Code
Unknown - Click to provide data CA003D9020USFF11HSW

Processor Special Features

Embedded Options Available
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Idle States
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Instruction Set
 AVX
 AVX 2.0
 SSE
 SSE4.1
 SSE4.2
 AVX
 AVX 2.0
 SSE
 SSE4.1
 SSE4.2
Processor Code
Unknown - Click to provide data SR1QN
Scalability
 1S
 1S
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Thermal Solution Specification
 PCG 2013C
 PCG 2013C
Processor Package Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 37.5mm
CPU Configuration (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Unknown - Click to provide data 22nm
Intel TSX-NI Version
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Processor ARK ID
Unknown - Click to provide data 80816

Power

Power Supply Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
Power Supply Input Frequency
50/60 50 - 60
Power Supply
450W 200W

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5kg 3.3kg
BEST
Height
251mm 327mm
Depth
167mm 240mm
Width
167mm 65mm

Operational Conditions

Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -40 - 65
Non-Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data -15.2 - 10668
Operating Altitude
0 - 5000 -15.2 - 3048
Relative Humidity Operating Range
5 - 95 20 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
10 - 35 5 - 35

Certificates

Certification
 CECP
 WEEE
 CE
 CECP
 WEEE
 CE
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
Unknown - Click to provide data Office Trial
Cable Included
 AC
 AC

Other Features

Intel Virtualization Technology
 VT-x
 VT-d
 VT-x
 VT-d
Maximum Internal Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 32.8GB

Technical Details

Intel Visual Technology
 Intel InTru 3D
 Intel Clear Video HD
 Intel Insider
 Intel Quick Sync Video
 Intel InTru 3D
 Intel Clear Video HD
 Intel Insider
 Intel Quick Sync Video
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