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DELL 7040 4 Core Intel Core I5-6xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 500GB HDD

4 Intel Core I5-6xxx 2.5GHz 4GB Aug 2016
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20 Reasons For

Good Brand

On average DELL medium processor core personal computers have good ratings compared to other brands as do all desktop computers built by DELL.

Quite Fast Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor

At 2,133 megahertz, the DELL 7040 has a fairly fast memory clock speed supported by processor compared to most of the other PCs of a comparable age and type to the 7040. Similar spec personal computers that came out around the same time as the 7040 have memory clock speeds supported by processors of between 800MHz and 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 personal computers of a comparable age and type to it.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter burst frequencies of PCs of this age and spec range from 640MHz to 1,200MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter burst frequency is 940MHz. At 1,100 megahertz, the DELL 7040 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter burst frequency compared to most of the other similar spec desktop computers that were released one year ago.

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4.4 On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version

This desktop computer supports a 4.4 on-board graphics adapter OpenGL version, which is typical of many computers of a similar type and age to it.

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

The DELL 7040 is a six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port desktop computer.

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Fairly Big Max Internal Memory Supported Processor

The smallest max internal memory supported processor of medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to the 7040 is 2GB, the biggest is 770GB, and the average max internal memory supported processor is 65GB. At 64 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a fairly big max internal memory supported processor compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that were released one year ago.

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Quite Fast Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor

The max memory bandwidth supported processor of comparable spec personal computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the 7040 range from 10GB/s to 68GB/s, and the average max memory bandwidth supported processor is 30GB/s. The DELL 7040 has one of the faster max memory bandwidth supported processor (34.1 gigabytes per second) amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age.

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L3 Processor Cache Level

This PC has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most commonly found processor cache level on comparable spec computers that have been around for more than a year.

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Very Fast Memory Clock Speed

With a memory clock speed of 2,133 megahertz, the DELL 7040 has one of the fastest memory clock speeds amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age. The memory clock speeds of medium processor core personal computers that are a comparable age to the 7040 range from 1,000MHz to 2,400MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,800MHz.

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DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

The DELL 7040 has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type which is newer than the DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type found on most medium processor core personal computers that came out more than a year ago.

A DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type is in fact the best internal memory type amongst all medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 7040.

A DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type is the worst internal memory type across comparable types of computer.

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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 medium processor core personal computers that have been on the market for more than a year.

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

This personal computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most commonly found cabling technology on medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to it.

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Very High System Bus Data Transfer Rate

At 8 Gigatransfers per second, the DELL 7040 has a quite high system bus data transfer rate compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the 7040. The system bus data transfer rates of medium processor core personal computers that have been around for a comparable time to the 7040 range from 5GT/s to 8GT/s, and the average system bus data transfer rate is 6GT/s.

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Six USB 3.0 Ports

The DELL 7040 is a six USB 3.0 port desktop computer.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The DELL 7040 has a quite big maximum internal memory (65,536 megabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec desktop computers that have been around for a comparable time to the 7040. The smallest maximum internal memory of personal computers of a comparable age and type to the 7040 is 2GB, the biggest is 790GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 75GB.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This PC has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is typical of many personal computers of this spec and age.

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Very Light

With a weight of only 1.4 kilograms, the DELL 7040 is one of the lighter comparable spec personal computers that have been available for more than a year amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age. The lightest medium processor core desktop computer that came out more than a year ago is 38g heavy, the heaviest is 100kg, and the average weight is 7.5kg.

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Very Shallow

With a depth of only 178 millimeters, the DELL 7040 is one of the shallower desktop computers that are a similar age to the 7040 amongst PCs of this age. The depths of medium processor core personal computers that were released around the same time as the 7040 range from 31mm to 590mm.

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Narrow

Across all the medium processor core personal computers that have been around for around the same time as the 7040 the widths range from 33mm to 510mm, and the average width is 180mm. With a width of only 36 millimeters, the DELL 7040 is one of the narrowest PCs that have been available for around the same time as the 7040 amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age.

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10 Reasons Against

Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

PCs of this age and spec have processor clock speeds of between 1.3GHz and 4GHz. At only 2.5 gigahertz, the DELL 7040 has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been available for a comparable time to the 7040.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage medium on similar spec desktop computers that have been on the market for a comparable time 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.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The DELL 7040 has a quite small internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the 7040. Across all the medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to the 7040 the internal memory range from 2GB to 64GB, and the average internal memory is 8.3GB.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacity of desktop computers that were launched more than a year ago range from 1GB to 3TB. The DELL 7040 has a quite small hard drive capacity (only 500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec computers that have been available for a comparable time to the 7040.

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Only IEEE 802.11a WiFi Standard

This computer supports an IEEE 802.11ac WiFi standard, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Only Has One Memory Slot

The number of memory slots found on the DELL 7040 is more than most desktop computers of a comparable type and age to it. The most commonly found memory slot is 4x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this DELL computer. The memory slots 2x DIMM are also found on this DELL desktop computer.

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Only Bronze EPEAT Compliance

The DELL 7040 has a Bronze EPEAT compliance which is better than the Gold EPEAT compliance found on most comparable spec computers that have been available for more than a year.

A Bronze EPEAT compliance is in fact the worst EPEAT compliance across all medium processor core personal computers that have been around for around the same time as the 7040.

Across comparable types of personal computer the best EPEAT compliance is Gold.

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Only One Storage Drive

The DELL 7040 is a one storage drive computer. Most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been available for a comparable time to the 7040 have between one and five storage drives.

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Only Four Processor Threads

The DELL 7040 is a four processor thread PC.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

With a maximum turbo frequency of only 3.1 gigahertz, the DELL 7040 has one of the slower maximum turbo frequencies amongst medium processor core personal computers of this age. Medium processor core personal computers that came out around the same time as the 7040 have maximum turbo frequencies of between 1.8GHz and 4.4GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3.6GHz.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DELL 7040

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this personal computer was released.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that came out 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 Level
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
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Number of Storage Drives Supported
Number of Storage Drives Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
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 Maximum Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Output
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Max On-Board Graphics Adapter Refresh Rate
Max On-Board Graphics Adapter Refresh Rate
Max On-Board Graphics Adapter Refresh Rate
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 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 Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI Port
USB 3.0 Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Design
Chassis Type
Placement Supported
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Number of 2.5" Bays
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Intel Segment Tagging
Performance
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
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® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep 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 Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel TSX-NI Version
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel Unite Technology
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX)
Intel® Unite™
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
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Drivers Included
Manual
Cables Included
Mouse Included
Display Included
Stand Included
Keyboard Supplied
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)
Maximum Internal Memory

Expert Reviews

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VR-ready gaming performanc
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No tool-free upgrading
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User Reviews

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 by Max
(Verified Purchase)

Wonderful display. Operates with alacrity. Find backlighted keyboard a real enhancement. Keyboard backlight only comes on when key is touched and turns off automatically. I tend to use more as a... Read more…

Reviewed 27 April 2016 by Silent Running | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Not an Amazon purchase, I got it directly from Dell, but there's something I think prospective customers should know. First off, I'm happy with the hardware. My main reasons for buying were the up... Read more…

If you are an intelligent person, you will not buy this tablet. Yes, it is cute and has a tremendous screen. But pray that you don't EVER need technical support. I bought my 7040 slightly used. I... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

After extensive research I picked this tablet as the successor to.my iPad Air. The only problem was that the essential Dell matching keyboard was not included and after extensive calls to Dell... Read more…

Reviewed 9 March 2016 by Audrya

Bought this tablet 6 months ago, it's been a nice tablet, but unfortunately, it has developed stress fractures along the back and edges. Called up the warranty and I was told that it could not be... Read more…

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