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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This desktop computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on similar spec personal computers that have been around for around the same time as it.
Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of few processor core computers that have been available for more than a year is 300MHz. The DELL Inspiron 3847 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (350 megahertz) amongst similar spec personal computers of this age.
Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
The Inspiron 3847 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies (1,150 megahertz) amongst computers of this age. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of few processor core computers that have been available for a comparable time to the Inspiron 3847 range from 750MHz to 1,200MHz.
Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed
The slowest processor clock speed of PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Inspiron 3847 is 0.8GHz, the fastest is 3.9GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.8GHz. With a processor clock speed of 3.6 gigahertz, the Inspiron 3847 has one of the faster processor clock speeds amongst desktop computers of this age.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the DELL Inspiron 3847 has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other few processor core computers that are a comparable age to the Inspiron 3847. Across all the computers of this age and spec the hard drive capacity range from 320GB to 2TB.
If you would prefer a bigger hard drive capacity then you might want to look at the Acer Revo One RL85[plb_3132464_price] (2TB and higher rated).
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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
The Inspiron 3847 has one of the bigger total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst comparable spec PCs of this age. The total storage capacity of few processor core computers that are a similar age to the Inspiron 3847 range from 8GB to 3TB.
If this computer total storage capacity is too small for you then you might want to consider the Acer Revo One RL85[plb_3132464_price] (2TB) which also has a higher rating.
Quite Big Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Inspiron 3847 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other computers of a similar spec and age to the Inspiron 3847. The smallest internal memory of personal computers that were released one year ago is 2GB and the biggest is 16GB.
10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This PC has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is typical of many personal computers of this age and spec.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on similar spec personal computers that came out more than a year ago.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This PC has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many few processor core computers that are a similar age to it.
Two 5.25" Bays
The Inspiron 3847 is a two 5.25" bay personal computer.
Supports Eight Compatible Memory Cards
The number of compatible memory card supported by the DELL Inspiron 3847 is more than most comparable spec PCs that are a similar age to it. This desktop computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by personal computers that were launched more than a year ago. The compatible memory cards "SDHC", "SDXC", "Memory Stick (MS)", "MS PRO", "MMC", "MMC+" 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 PCs that were launched more than a year ago. This computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most frequently supported case placement supported by desktop computers that have been around for more than a year.
Has One Cable Included
The Inspiron 3847 has a greater number of included cables than most few processor core computers that are a similar age to it. This personal computer has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included found on comparable spec PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Inspiron 3847.
5.1 Audio Output Channel
This computer has a 5.1 audio output channel, which is typical of many PCs of this age and type.
DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this PC is DVD Super Multi, which is typical of many desktop computers of this age and spec.
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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 PCs of this age and type. 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.
At 7.9 kilograms, the DELL Inspiron 3847 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and spec. The average weight of similar spec computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Inspiron 3847 is 4.3kg.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this few processor core PC was released.
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