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DELL 7040 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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14 Reasons For

DELL Has Good Reviews for Its Computers

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

Just Released Three Months Ago

This personal computer was only released three months ago.

Fairly Fast Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor

The slowest memory clock speed supported by processor of comparable spec personal computers that came out around the same time as the 7040 is 800MHz, the fastest is 2,200MHz, and the average memory clock speed supported by processor is 1,800MHz. At 2,133 megahertz, the DELL 7040 has a quite fast memory clock speed supported by processor compared to most of the other recently released desktop computers.

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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 medium processor core personal computers that have been available for around the same time as it.

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3 PCI Express Slots Version

This computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many latest similar spec computers.

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DDR4-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

This desktop computer has a DDR4-SDRAM internal memory type, which is the most frequently found internal memory type on recently released comparable spec personal computers.

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Two PCI Express X16 Slots

The DELL 7040 has more PCI Express x16 slots than most of the comparable spec personal computers that came out around the same time as the 7040. Most of the latest PCs only have one PCI Express x16 slot, however this computer has two PCI Express x16 slots.

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Six USB 3.0 Ports

Most desktop computers that are a similar age to the 7040 have between one and seven USB 3.0 ports, including the DELL 7040 which has six USB 3.0 ports.

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Two 2.5" Bays

The DELL 7040 is a two 2.5" bay desktop computer. Most of the other medium processor core personal computers that were launched in the last 12 months only have one 2.5" bay.

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Supports One Compatible Memory Card

The DELL 7040 has a greater number of compatible memory card than most medium processor core personal computers that have been available for around the same time as it. This computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by new comparable spec computers.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This computer has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is typical of many PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Four USB 2.0 Ports

The DELL 7040 is a four USB 2.0 port PC. Most of the other desktop computers that have been around for the last year have between one and seven USB 2.0 ports.

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Has One Memory Slot

The number of memory slots found on the DELL 7040 is more than most latest medium processor core personal computers. This computer has a 4x DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot found on recently released medium processor core personal computers.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This desktop computer supports a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many latest personal computers.

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2 Reasons Against

Only Bronze EPEAT Compliance

The DELL 7040 has a Bronze EPEAT compliance which is better than the Gold EPEAT compliance found on most medium processor core personal computers that were launched in the last year.

A Bronze EPEAT compliance is actually the worst EPEAT compliance amongst all computers that have been available for around the same time as the 7040.

The best EPEAT compliance across similar types of computer is Gold.

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Only One Storage Drive

Most medium processor core personal computers that were launched around the same time as the 7040 have between 1 and 499 storage drives, including the DELL 7040 which has one storage drive.

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5 Other reasons to consider the DELL 7040

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 3.2 gigahertz, the DELL 7040 has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec desktop computers that were released around the same time as the 7040.

If this DELL desktop computer processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the HP 800 G1[plb_3702429_price] (3.3GHz).

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that came out in the last 12 months.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec PCs that are a similar age to the 7040.

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Average Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of 500 gigabytes, the DELL 7040 has a fairly typical hard drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that were released in the last 12 months.

If you want a desktop computer with a bigger hard drive capacity then you might want to consider the HP Z240 MT[plb_3666987_price] (1TB).

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HDD Storage Medium

The storage speed of this PC is HDD, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that have been around 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.

If you are looking for a computer with a faster storage speed then you might want to consider the HP 400 G2[plb_3768564_price] (SSD).

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Specification

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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
ECC
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 Support
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
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
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 Maximum Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Output
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base 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
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Serial Ports Quantity
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
Line-Out
Line-in
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
PS/2 Ports Quantity
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 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 Type
Cable Lock Slot
Number of 2.5" Bays
Number of 5.25" 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® 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® Iris Pro Graphics
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX)
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
Bundled Software
Cables Included
Mouse Included
Display Included
Keyboard Supplied
Windows Keys
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

9 April 2016

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Authentic Cherry MX key
Cheaper than full RGB keyboard
Discrete media control buttons
Slee, compact desig
VR-ready gaming performanc
No Blue or Green option
Lighting effects seem superfluou
Feels like a stripped-down 810
Nois
No tool-free upgrading
23 February 2016

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Boxed copies available for physical purchase
Large number of servers
Wide range of endpoint countries
Clear nologging policy
Comfortable to use
Didn't work for Netflix during our tests
Video streaming and data performance less reliable than most rivals during testing
Display prone to scratches
Faulty app
Expensive, no where to store extra heads, nowhere to carry tools when cleaning

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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