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Dell Vostro 430

Dell Vostro 430
alaScore 79

37 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 37 reviews of Dell Vostro 430. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Dell Vostro 430 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 37 reviews)

1 expert reviews

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Dell rings a Bell ”


great computer easy to use, i had it for years and only had repaired once.

Dec, 2010

Consumer review (

great product ”


I have had my Dell desktop for 8 years and so far running great.  The only problem I have ever had with my computer was viruses but with protection and occassional maintenance to clean out unnneeded software, it runs great.  I would definitely purchase...

Oct, 2010

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Terrible PC,very undpowered. ”


Hard to review a product when you don't know the price of it. However, going by the specs alone, I wouldn't recommend anyone this computer. The 80 GB (gigabyte) harddrive is hardly big enough to handle the file size of most files that are around...

Sep, 2010

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i would not think twice about this pc ”


this is the finest peice of technology that i have ever put my hands on and with that said i cant wait to try my hands on an alien ware pc but all of dell products are the best i like them cause they always perform when i need hem to perform and they...

Sep, 2010

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The Dell Vostrp 430 PC Desktop is user-friendly. ”


The Dell Vostro 430 PC Desktop came with what I wanted on it and nothing I did not need. It adapts to what I do and has great Help features. It is expandabe for when I need more in the future.

Aug, 2010

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it's good Dell Vostro 430 ”



Jul, 2010

Consumer review (

Dell Vostro 464-6406, Mini-tower-mini-performance ”


I've had nothing but trouble, just wanna go back to my old one.

Jun, 2010

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Processor speed is acceptable ”


I find that this computer does the things I need it to do withspeed and ease. It accepts hardware instalations with ease and convienance. It is reliable for the computing needs I have.

Jun, 2010

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best bang for the buck ”


I used to build my own computers, it was fun and seemed cheaper at the time.

Jun, 2010

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If you are looking for consistent quality, go with Dell! ”


We just purchased the Dell Core i5 and we love it!  We found ourselves needing to purchase a new computer unexpectedly when our home was burglarized.  Our first thought was, "we need to get another Dell."  We've had other computers in the past but this...

May, 2010

Product Specifications

With awesome power and expandability, the Dell Vostro 430 Mini Tower delivers tomorrow's features at a price that respects your budget today.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Mini tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Mini tower

Cache Memory

Installed Size:4MB
Per Processor Size:4MB


Chassis type:Mini Tower
Color of product:Black

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:18.5in
Diagonal Size (metric):47cm
Max Resolution:1360 x 768
Type:LCD display
Widescreen Display: Yes

Energy Management

Power consumption (typical):130
Power supply:350
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60

Expansion Slots

PCI Express x1 slots:1
PCI Express x16 slots:1
PCI slots:2


Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce G310
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.5
On-board graphics adapter:N


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Dell Vostro


Chipset Type:Intel H57 Express


Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16
Memory clock speed:1333
Memory layout:2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 2
Memory slots:4x DIMM


Type: None


Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Data Link Protocol:Gigabit Ethernet / Fast Ethernet
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Type:Network adapter
Wi-Fi: No

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD-RW

Optical Storage


OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium

Other Features

Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
External drive bays:2x 5.25", 1x 3.5"
Floppy drive installed: No
Graphics adapter family:NVIDIA
Internal drive bays:2x 3.5"
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet
On-board graphics adapter: No
TV tuner integrated: No

Packaging Content

Display included: No
Handheld remote control: No


Chipset:Intel H57 Express
Motherboard chipset:Intel H57 Express
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
PS/2 ports quantity:2
Serial ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:12


Power consumption (typical):130
Power supply:350
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60


64-bit Computing: Yes
Bus type:DMI
Clock Speed:3.2GHz
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):20 / 21
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Installed Qty:1
Max Supported Qty:1
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066,1333
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Number of Processing Die Transistors:774
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processing die size:296
Processor:i5-750 / i7-860
Processor boost frequency:3.2 / 3.46
Processor cache:8
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Lynnfield
Processor cores:4
Processor family:Intel Core i5-xxx / Intel Core i7-xxx
Processor frequency:2.66 / 2.8
Processor front side bus:1333
Processor lithography:45
Processor model:i5-750 / i7-860
Processor Number:I5-650
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-700 Desktop series / Intel Core i7-800 Desktop series
Processor socket:Socket H (LGA 1156)
Processor threads:4 / 8
System bus data transfer rate:2.5
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):95
Type:Core i5

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: 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 / Yes
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / Y
Intel vPro Technology:No / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
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 / Y
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / Y
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36
Processor ARK ID:41316 / 42915
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: No


Installed Size:2GB
Max Supported Size:16GB
Technology:DDR3 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty


Operating system installed:Windows 7 Professional


Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:SATA
Total Storage Capacity:320 / 500

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:Serial ATA-300

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:250GB
Recommended Use:Small business
Type:Personal computer

Video Memory

Installed Size:512MB

Video Output

Interface Type:PCI Express x16

Weight & Dimensions