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DELL 5040 4 Core Intel Core I5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB 500GB HDD

4 Intel Core I5-6xxx 3.2GHz 8GB Sep 2016
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OptiPlex 5040 Series desktops deliver the performance, manageability and security you need in a space-saving design that promotes business productivity. With Windows 10 Home get the best... More
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20 Reasons For

DELL Computers Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all DELL computers and also specifically for DELL medium processor core personal computers and found that in both cases DELL had good reviews compared to other brands.

Fairly Fast Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor

At 2,133 megahertz, the DELL 5040 has a quite fast memory clock speed supported by processor compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been around for around the same time as the 5040. The memory clock speeds supported by processors of PCs of this age and type range from 800MHz to 2,200MHz, and the average memory clock speed supported by processor is 1,500MHz.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This desktop computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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4.4 On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version

This personal computer supports a 4.4 on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version, which is typical of many desktop computers of this age and spec.

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Six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The DELL 5040 is a six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port desktop computer.

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Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the medium processor core personal computers that have been around for a comparable time to the 5040 the maximum on-board graphics adapter memories range from 1GB to 64GB. At 1.74 gigabytes, the DELL 5040 has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other PCs that were launched around the same time as the 5040.

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Fairly Big Max Internal Memory Supported Processor

The DELL 5040 has one of the bigger max internal memory supported processors (64 gigabytes) amongst personal computers of this age. Across all the desktop computers of this type and age the max internal memory supported processors range from 2GB to 770GB, and the average max internal memory supported processor is 65GB.

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Fairly Fast Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor

With a max memory bandwidth supported processor of 34.1 gigabytes per second, the DELL 5040 has a quite fast max memory bandwidth supported processor compared to most of the other PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 5040. Medium processor core personal computers that were released one year ago have max memory bandwidth supported processor of between 10GB/s and 68GB/s, and the average max memory bandwidth supported processor is 30GB/s.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This desktop computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to it.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most commonly supported PCI Express slots version on similar spec desktop computers that were launched around the same time as it.

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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 frequently found cabling technology on computers of this age and spec.

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Fairly High System Bus Data Transfer Rate

The average system bus data transfer rate of medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 5040 is 6GT/s. The DELL 5040 has a fairly high system bus data transfer rate (8 Gigatransfers per second) compared to most of the other similar spec PCs that have been available for around the same time as the 5040.

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Two 2.5" Bays

The DELL 5040 is a two 2.5" bay computer. Most of the other personal computers of this age and spec have between one and nine 2.5" bays.

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Two DisplayPorts

The DELL 5040 is a two DisplayPort desktop computer. Most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 5040 have between one and three DisplayPorts.

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Six USB 3.0 Ports

Most desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to the 5040 have between one and seven USB 3.0 ports, including the DELL 5040 which has six USB 3.0 ports.

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Supports One Compatible Memory Card

The number of compatible memory card supported by the DELL 5040 is more than most PCs of this age and spec. This computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory card supported by personal computers of a comparable spec and age to the 5040.

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Has One Memory Slot

The number of memory slots found on the DELL 5040 is more than most medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This personal computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot found on comparable spec computers that were released around the same time as the 5040.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This personal computer supports a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many personal computers of a similar spec and age to it.

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Light

The lightest personal computer of a similar age and spec to the 5040 is 38g heavy, the heaviest is 100kg, and the average weight is 7.5kg. At only 4.5 kilograms, the DELL 5040 is fairly light compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that were launched more than a year ago.

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Shallow

When compared to other comparable spec personal computers that were released more than a year ago that we have assessed, the DELL 5040's depth of only 92.6 millimeters is one of the shallowest. Across all the medium processor core personal computers that have been around for a comparable time to the 5040 the depths range from 31mm to 590mm, and the average depth is 350mm.

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8 Reasons Against

Very Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The average discrete graphics adapter memory of PCs of this age and spec is 1.8TB, and the discrete graphics adapter memory capacities range from 1GB to 8.2TB. At only 2 gigabytes, the DELL 5040 has a quite small discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other comparable spec personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 5040.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 1,050 megahertz, the DELL 5040 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst personal computers of this age. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of medium processor core personal computers that were released more than a year ago range from 640MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.

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Only One Graphics Adapter DisplayPort

The DELL 5040 is a one graphics adapter DisplayPort personal computer. Most of the other medium processor core personal computers that were released around the same time as the 5040 have between one and three graphics adapter DisplayPorts.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is typical of many desktop computers of a comparable age and type 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.

We compared all the other HDD computers to this PC and we think cheaper personal computers such as the Acer Aspire XC-705[plb_3121374_price], and the Lenovo ThinkCentre M73 Mini Tower[plb_2966408_price] is also worth considering.

If you are looking for a PC with a faster storage speed then you might also want to look at the OptiPlex 7020 MT[pl_2788976_price] (SSD), or the OptiPlex 3020 SFF[pl_2867167_price] (SSD) both from DELL which is also cheaper.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

Medium processor core personal computers that were launched more than a year ago have hard drive capacity of between 1GB and 3TB. With a hard drive capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the DELL 5040 has one of the smaller hard drive capacity amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age.

We compared all the other 500GB hard drive capacity personal computers to this desktop computer and we think cheaper personal computers such as the OptiPlex 9020[pl_2881921_price], and the OptiPlex 7020[pl_2837690_price] both from DELL is also worth considering.

If you would prefer a bigger hard drive capacity then you might want to look at the Lenovo ThinkCentre E73[plb_3158291_price] (1TB and higher rated).

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Only One 3.5" Bay

The DELL 5040 is a one 3.5" bay desktop computer.

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Only Four Processor Threads

Most desktop computers that have been available for a comparable time to the 5040 have between four and seven processor threads, including the DELL 5040 which has four processor threads.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

The DELL 5040 has one of the slower memory clock speeds (only 1,600 megahertz) amongst comparable spec personal computers of this age. The slowest memory clock speed of medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to the 5040 is 1,000MHz, the fastest is 2,400MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,800MHz.

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4 Other reasons to consider the DELL 5040

Released Over a Year Ago

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

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 3.2 gigahertz, the DELL 5040 has a relatively typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that came out around the same time as the 5040.

We compared all the other 3.2GHz processor clock speed personal computers to this personal computer and we think cheaper PCs such as the Lenovo ThinkCentre M73 Mini Tower[plb_2966408_price] is also worth considering.

If this medium processor core desktop computer processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the Veriton M6640G[pl_3133375_price] (3.4GHz), or the Aspire X3-710[pl_3192159_price] (3.4GHz) both from Acer or the HP 800 G2[plb_3255262_price] (3.4GHz).

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the DELL 5040 has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other PCs of a similar spec and age to the 5040.

If you want a desktop computer with a bigger internal memory then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire XC-705[plb_3121374_price] (10GB) which is also cheaper.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the DELL 5040 has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other desktop computers that have been around for around the same time as the 5040.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 500GB total storage capacity desktop computers currently available including cheaper PCs such as the OptiPlex 9020[pl_2881921_price], or the OptiPlex 7020[pl_2837690_price] both from DELL.

If this desktop computer total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo ThinkCentre E73[plb_3158291_price] (1TB and higher rated).

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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
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 DVI-I Ports Quantity
Graphics Adapter DisplayPorts Quantity
NVIDIA G-SYNC
NVIDIA GameWorks VR
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
CUDA
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
Optional Operating System Supplied
Operating System Language
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Serial Ports Quantity
Microphone in
Line-Out
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
PS/2 Ports Quantity
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Combo Headphone/mic Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Expansion Slots
PCI Slots
PCI Express X16 Slots
PCI Express X4 Slots
PCI Express X1 Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Cable Lock Slot
Number of 2.5" Bays
Number of 3.5" Bays
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Intel Segment Tagging
Performance
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Audio System
Compatible Processor Series
Motherboard Chipset
Product Type
Dell E-Value Code
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® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
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 Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel TSX-NI Version
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 Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Touchscreen
Display Diagonal
Drivers Included
Manual
Cables Included
Mouse Included
Display Included
Panel Type
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

29 February 2016

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell 50403144
Barcodes 04058154036631, 04058154036662, 04058154124567, 04058154126561, 05397063749652, 05397063749676, 05397063781515, 05397063781553, 05397063781607, 05397063781621, 05397063783144, 05397063783151, 05397063845880, 05397063845965, 05397063888283, 05397063888320, 05397063915385, 05397063915392, 05397063915514, 05397063917624, 05397063943401, 05901165756366
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