Based on two expert reviews from sites including overpress.it and kuzniewski.pl this DELL PC has an average expert rating of 73 out of 100.
DELL Has Good PC Reviews
Personal computers from DELL have an average rating of 84 out of 100, which is in the top 25% of all personal computer manufacturers that we have analysed.
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 comparable spec desktop computers that are a similar age to it.
Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of personal computers of a similar type and age to the OptiPlex 7010 range from 100MHz to 690MHz. When compared to other similar spec desktop computers that are a comparable age to the OptiPlex 7010, the on-board graphics adapter base frequency of the OptiPlex 7010 of 650 megahertz is one of the fastest.
10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This personal computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is typical of many few processor core computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.
Two PCI Express X16 Slots
The OptiPlex 7010 has more PCI Express x16 slots than most of the computers of a similar spec and age to the OptiPlex 7010. Most of the PCs that are a similar age to the OptiPlex 7010 only have one PCI Express x16 slot, however this desktop computer has two PCI Express x16 slots.
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The OptiPlex 7010 is a two DisplayPort computer. Most of the other similar spec computers that have been available for around the same time as the OptiPlex 7010 only have one DisplayPort.
Six USB 2.0 Ports
The DELL OptiPlex 7010 is a six USB 2.0 port personal computer.
Supports Thirteen Compatible Memory Cards
The OptiPlex 7010 has a greater number of compatible memory card than most PCs of this type and age. This PC supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory card supported by comparable spec PCs that were released more than a year ago. The compatible memory cards "CF", "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC", "MMC+", "MS Duo", "MS PRO", "MS PRO Duo", "MS Pro-HG", "RS-MMC", "SDHC", "SDXC" and "xD" are also supported by this personal computer.
Supports One Case Placement
The OptiPlex 7010 has a greater number of placements than most computers of this age and type. This personal computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most commonly supported case placement supported by few processor core computers that are a comparable age to the OptiPlex 7010.
Has One Memory Slot
The number of memory slots found on the DELL OptiPlex 7010 is more than most PCs of a similar age and type to it. The most frequently found memory slot is 2x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this personal computer. The memory slots 4x DIMM are also found on this DELL PC.
Has One Cable Included
The OptiPlex 7010 has a greater number of included cables than most personal computers of a similar age and type to it. This personal computer has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included found on desktop computers of a similar age and type to the OptiPlex 7010.
The widths of similar spec desktop computers that are a comparable age to the OptiPlex 7010 range from 29mm to 660mm. At only 102 millimeters, the OptiPlex 7010 is quite narrow compared to most of the other personal computers of this type and age.
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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 desktop computers of this type and age. 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.
The weights of comparable spec personal computers that came out around the same time as the OptiPlex 7010 range from 140g to 14kg. With a weight of 7.9 kilograms, the DELL OptiPlex 7010 is one of the heavier few processor core computers that have been around for a similar time to the OptiPlex 7010 amongst few processor core computers of this age.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This DELL PC was released over a year ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 3.4 gigahertz, the DELL OptiPlex 7010 has a pretty average processor clock speed compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been available for a comparable time to the OptiPlex 7010.
Other 3.4GHz processor clock speed personal computers currently available which you might want to look at include the 8300 CMT, or the ProDesk 600 SFF both from HP or the Asus BP6320 which has better reviews.
PCs with a faster processor clock speed that might be worth looking at include the 800 G1 SFF (3.6GHz), or the 280 G1 (3.7GHz) both from HP or the Fujitsu E420 E85+ (3.7GHz) which is also higher rated.
Average Total Storage Capacity
The DELL OptiPlex 7010 has a relatively typical total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other desktop computers of this age and type.
If this computer total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the 600 G2 (1TB and higher rated), or the 300-235na (1TB and higher rated) both from HP.
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Average Hard Drive Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the DELL OptiPlex 7010 has a fairly standard hard drive capacity compared to most of the other PCs of a comparable type and age to the OptiPlex 7010.
We compared this personal computer to all the other 500GB hard drive capacity personal computers and we think because of it's better review score, the HP ProDesk 600 G1, the Asus VM42, and the Fujitsu E420 E85+ is also worth considering.
If this few processor core PC hard drive capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the 600 G2 (1TB), or the 300-235na (1TB) both from HP which also has a higher rating.
Average Internal Memory
The OptiPlex 7010 has a pretty standard internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other few processor core computers that are a similar age to the OptiPlex 7010.