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DELL Has Good Computer Reviews
Medium processor core personal computers built by DELL have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all PCs (not just medium processor core personal computers) and found that DELL also has good ratings across its entire range.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This personal computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many PCs of this spec and age.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Inspiron 3847 has a fairly big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to the Inspiron 3847. The hard drive capacity of medium processor core personal computers that were released one year ago range from 1GB to 3TB.
Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Inspiron 3847 has one of the bigger total storage capacity amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age. PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Inspiron 3847 have total storage capacity of between 4GB and 3.6TB, and the average total storage capacity is 840GB.
If this computer total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Asus G20AJ ($949.99) (1TB).
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most commonly supported PCI Express slots version on computers that are a comparable age to it.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This PC has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many PCs of this age and spec.
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10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This desktop computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is typical of many desktop computers that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Six USB 2.0 Ports
Most personal computers that were launched more than a year ago have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports, including the Inspiron 3847 which has six USB 2.0 ports.
Supports Eight Compatible Memory Cards
The number of compatible memory card supported by the DELL Inspiron 3847 is more than most PCs of this type and age. This personal computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by comparable spec computers that were released around the same time as the Inspiron 3847. The compatible memory cards "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC", "MMC+", "MS PRO", "SDHC", "SDXC" and "xD" are also supported by this computer.
Supports One Case Placement
The number of placements supported by the Inspiron 3847 is more than most medium processor core personal computers that were launched around the same time as it. This desktop computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most commonly supported case placement supported by personal computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Inspiron 3847.
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 medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to it.
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Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this desktop computer is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage medium on desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to 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.
If the storage speed of this medium processor core desktop computer is not fast enough for you then you might want to look at the HP EliteDesk 800 G2 Mini (SSD).
Quite Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 3847 have discrete graphics adapter memory of between 4.9MB and 8.2GB. With a discrete graphics adapter memory of only 1,024 megabyte, the DELL Inspiron 3847's discrete graphics adapter memory is one of the smallest amongst desktop computers that are a similar age to the Inspiron 3847.
Only Has One Memory Slot
The number of memory slots found on the Inspiron 3847 is more than most personal computers of this type and age. The most frequently found memory slot is 4x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this DELL personal computer. The memory slots 2x DIMM are also found on this personal computer.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This desktop computer was released over a year ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
The Inspiron 3847 has a pretty typical processor clock speed (3.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other PCs of a similar type and age to the Inspiron 3847.
If you want a personal computer with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the Acer Veriton X6630G (3.3GHz) which also has a higher rating.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other personal computers of a similar age and type to the Inspiron 3847.
If you want a personal computer with a bigger internal memory then you might also want to look at the Asus M52AD (12GB) which is also higher rated.
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