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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on computers of a comparable spec and age to it.
11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This PC supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many few processor core computers that were launched more than two years ago.
Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,150 megahertz, the Inspiron 3847 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst PCs of this age. Computers of this spec and age have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 750MHz and 1,200MHz.
Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed
At 3.5 gigahertz, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other few processor core computers that came out around the same time as the Inspiron 3847. The processor clock speeds of few processor core computers that were released more than two years ago range from 1GHz to 3.9GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.9GHz.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
The hard drive capacity of PCs of this age and spec range from 250GB to 2TB. With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Inspiron 3847's hard drive capacity is one of the biggest amongst personal computers that were released more than two years ago.
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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
The average total storage capacity of few processor core computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Inspiron 3847 is 560GB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other few processor core computers that were released more than two years ago.
Fairly Big Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the Inspiron 3847 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other few processor core computers that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 3847. The average internal memory of PCs of this type and age is 4.9GB.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many desktop computers of a similar type and age to it.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This desktop computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most frequently found processor cache level on comparable spec computers that are a similar age to it.
Six USB 2.0 Ports
Most few processor core computers that have been available for a similar time to the Inspiron 3847 have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports, including the DELL Inspiron 3847 which has six USB 2.0 ports.
Two 5.25" Bays
The Inspiron 3847 is a two 5.25" bay personal computer.
Four Processor Threads
The Inspiron 3847 is a four processor thread PC. Most of the other personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 only have between one and three processor threads.
Supports One Case Placement
The number of placements supported by the DELL Inspiron 3847 is more than most few processor core computers that came out around the same time as it. This desktop computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most commonly supported case placement supported by desktop computers that are a similar age to the Inspiron 3847.
Has One Cable Included
The number of included cables found on the DELL Inspiron 3847 is more than most similar spec computers that have been around for more than two years. This DELL computer has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on PCs of this age and type.
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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 computers that have been around for more than two years. 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 would prefer a computer with a faster storage speed then you might also want to look at the Shuttle DSA2LS (Flash).
Only Supports Eight Compatible Memory Cards
The DELL Inspiron 3847 has a greater number of compatible memory card than most computers that have been available for more than two years. This DELL computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory card supported by few processor core computers that have been available for more than two years. The compatible memory cards "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC", "MMC+", "MS PRO", "SDHC", "SDXC" and "xD" are also supported by this computer.
Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of personal computers of this age and spec is 1GB and the biggest is 16GB. The Inspiron 3847 has one of the smaller maximum on-board graphics adapter memories (only 1.024 gigabytes) amongst few processor core computers of this age.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This DELL PC has been on the market for over two years.
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