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Dell OptiPlex 360

Dell OptiPlex 360
alaAverage 3.5

7 reviews

May, 2018

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 reviews of Dell OptiPlex 360. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Comments about the usability and reliability are generally positive.

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On average, users rate this product 69/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Dell OptiPlex 360 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops on Comments about the usability and reliability are on the whole positive.

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This summary is based on the products: Dell OptiPlex 360 - MT - 1 x Core 2 Duo E7500 - 2.93GHz - RAM 2 GB - 160GB - DVDRWDell OptiPlex 360 - MT - 1 x Core 2 Duo E7500 - 2.93GHz - RAM 2 GB - 160GB - DVDRW

May, 2018

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The Dell OptiPlex 360 is a very solid computer ”


What I have gathered from my previous and current experiences with Dell is you might not always get the most flashy or exciting computer but you're always going to get something solid and reliable.  And after my recent experience with a HP DV4t laptop,...

Dec, 2010

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lacks many things that makes a computer great ”


An overall "ok" PC but it lacks the elements that make a computer great.

Jul, 2010

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spend the extra bucks ”


I was exited a couple of years when Dell started to sell computer systems for about $500.  Well,my family got one,  with windows vista.  The price was a steal.  We got an upgraded screen and all the firewalls and protection that Dell and Verizon can...

Jan, 2010

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The Dell Optiplex 360 is not a good buy ”


I purchased the Dell Optiplex 360 two years ago and it has not been a good computer. Dell has replaced the hard drive three times, my optical drive once,  and has to send a technician out six times because of internal problems. It was purchased to use...

Oct, 2009

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dell its on the upwards ”


i just bought my 4-th dell desktop-laptop computer and even they have still a big mountain to climb but they have made significant progress over the years

Sep, 2009

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The Dell Optiplex 360 is a beautiful "work horse" computer. ”


I LOVE using computers.  However, I HATE buying them and setting them up.  I just want one that works with no hassles.  I guess that to me, it should be like getting a cat from the local animal shelter.  Your vet sends one of his staff to choose it for...

Sep, 2009

Product Specifications

Keep your users productive and your organization running with the OptiPlex 360. OptiPlex helps you prepare for system changes with tools to plan ahead and offers customizable support options so that you can tailor the services to your needs.


Energy Star certified: Yes
EPEAT compliance:Gold
RoHS compliance: Yes


Chassis type:Desktop / Mini Tower
Color of product:Black / Black, Silver
Number of 3.5" bays:2 / 3
Number of 5.25" bays:1 / 2
Placement supported:Horizontal/Vertical
Water cooling system:N

Energy Management

Power availability:255
Power supply:255

Expansion Slots

PCI Express x16 slots:1
PCI slots:2


Discrete graphics adapter model:Intel GMA 3100 / No
On-board graphics adapter:Y


Internal memory:1 / 2
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:4
Memory clock speed:800
Memory layout:1 x 1 / 1 x 2 / 2 x 1
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 1 / 1 x 2 / 2 x 1
Memory slots:2x DIMM
Non-ECC: Yes


Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi:No / Yes

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD-ROM / DVD-RW / DVD±RW
Optical drives quantity:1

Other Features

BIOS password: Yes
Built-in camera: No
Expansion Slots:2 x PCI\n1 x PCIe x16
External drive bays:1 x 3.5", 2 x 5.25"
Floppy drive installed: No
Internal drive bays:2 x 3.5"
Minimum RAM:2048
Modem Type:Gigabit LAN
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
TV tuner integrated: No

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC
Display included: No
Drivers included: Yes
Handheld remote control: No
Keyboard supplied: Yes
Manual: Yes
Mouse included: Yes
Windows keys: Yes


Password protection:Y
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

DVI port:No / Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
Line-out: Yes
Microphone in: Yes
Parallel ports quantity:1
PS/2 ports quantity:1 / 2
Serial ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:8
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


Power availability:255
Power supply:255


Bus type:FSB
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):10 / 10.5 / 11 / 12.5 / 13
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Number of Processing Die Transistors:228
Number of processors installed:1
Processing die size:82
Processor:E5200 / E5300 / E7300 / E7400 / E7500
Processor cache:2 / 3
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Wolfdale
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel Core 2 Duo / Intel Pentium 4 / Intel® Core™2 Duo / Intel® Pentium®
Processor frequency:2.5 / 2.6 / 2.66 / 2.8 / 2.93
Processor front side bus:1066 / 800
Processor lithography:45
Processor model:E5200 / E5300 / E7300 / E7400 / E7500
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo E7000 series / Intel Pentium E5000 series for Desktop
Processor socket:Socket T (LGA 775)
Processor threads:2
Stepping:M0 / R0
Thermal Design Power (TDP):65

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Cache: No
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):2
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Cache:N
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:35300 / 36463 / 36500 / 36503 / 37212
Processor code:SLB9U / SLB9Y / SLB9Z
Processor package size:37.5
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes


Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows 7 Professional / Windows Vista Business
Optional operating system supplied:Windows XP Professional


Card reader integrated:No / Yes
Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Capacity:160 / 80
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA / Serial ATA II
Hard Drive Size:3.5
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:SATA / Serial ATA II
Number of hard drives installed:1
Number of storage drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:160 / 250 / 80

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:13.9 / 17.5
Height:15.7 / 16.1
Weight:22.9 / 27.1
Width:4.49 / 7.36 / 7.44