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DELL Inspiron 3847

We have collected and analyzed 1902 user reviews from international sources. Users rate it 75/100. The average review date is Nov 29, 2016. We have compared these reviews to 321681 reviews from other Desktops. The alaScore™ for this product is 89/100 = Very good. Last update: Dec 10, 2018.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of DELL Inspiron 3847 from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on

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This summary is based on the products: Dell Inspiron DesktopDell Inspiron Desktop

Dec, 2018

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Suites my Purpose


This computer fills my needs completely. I needed a new computer after my older one finally quit working. I usually use the computer for surfing, email and just general entertainment and the Dell 3650 fills that role nicely. Perfect for what I need.

May, 2017

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speed of even just computer opening up.


This is a brand new computer. I have 2 programs on it. other then windows 10. I am shocked how long it takes to boot up. Its no better then my very old Dell. I didn't want to have to keep growing older as I wait for this machine to open up. Like I did...

May, 2017

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New Computer


Can not get anything to down load --SOOOOO slow ! My old Vista was faster/ it came download with lots of programs and also got a book to help. Thinking about returning this and putting old Vista back in--I would if I could update it. Hope this gets...

May, 2017

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up and running in no time at all :)

May, 2017

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Questionable files,etc.


First the negative: too many unnecessary files come loaded with new computer, too many reminders pop up.

May, 2017

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Good pc


I wish I could have found a better hardware list like the type of ram and size of power supply.

May, 2017

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verizon email set up


what is the deal, set up of mail states, "successful" except that it is not!

May, 2017

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easy set up


So ar, so good. Seems like a strong little computer- very quiet and unobtrusive. Loads everything quickly. Hve only had it about 2 weeks.

May, 2017

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Inspiron 3650


So far this seems to be a very solid performer. Everything has worked as anticipated. This is my third Dell computer and I recommend Dell.

May, 2017

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Longevity Of Use Of Dell Computers


My first computer at home was a Dell computer. The next computer that I purchased was a Dell computer. The computer that I now have that was gracious and magnanimously given to me is indeed a Dell computer. I find that Dell computers work well for many...

May, 2017

Product Specifications

Intel® CoreTM2 Quad processor Q6600 with 4 processing cores, 1066MHz frontside bus, 8MB L2 cache and processor speed per core 3GB DDR2 SDRAM for multitasking power, expandable to 4GB Multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive with double-layer support records up to of data or 4 hours of video using compatible DVD+R DL or DVD-R DL media The Intel® CoreTM2 Quad processor delivers 4 complete execution cores in 1 processor for better multitasking and multithreaded performance; Intel® Smart Memory Access optimizes data bandwidth to accelerate and improve instruction throughput Intel® Advanced Digital Media Boost accelerates the execution of Streaming SIMD Extension (SSE) instructions to significantly improve the Media Boost performance on a broad range of applications, including video, audio, image and photo processing 640GB Serial ATA hard drive capacity (2 x 320GB; 7200 rpm) Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 3100 integrated graphics with up to 224MB of shared video memory; integrated 7.1-channel audio 19-in-1 media reader supports CompactFlash Type I/II, Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity, miniSD, miniSDHC, microSD, microSDHC, MultiMediaCard, MultiMediaCardmobile, MultiMediaCardplus, MultiMediaCardmicro, Reduced-Size MultiMediaCard and more Also supports Microdrive, Memory Stick Micro, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick Duo and Memory Stick PRO Duo formats 8 high-speed USB 2.0 ports, both front and rear accessible, for fast digital data transfer and easy peripheral connectivity Built-in 10/100 Mbps Ethernet network connection with RJ-45 connector; 56 Kbps high-speed modem Dell USB keyboard, USB optical mouse. Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium Edition operating system with Service Pack (SP1) preinstalled; software package included with Microsoft Works 8, Roxio Creator 10 and more


Energy Star certified: Yes


Chassis type:Mini Tower
Color of product:Black
Number of 3.5" bays:2
Number of 5.25" bays:2
Placement supported:Vertical
Water cooling system:N

Energy Management

Power supply:300
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240


Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Graphics adapter Open GL support: Yes
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.024
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:350
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:11.1
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1100
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x412
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 4600
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.0


Internal memory:12
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory layout:1 x 4 + 1 x 8
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4 + 1 x 8
Memory slots:2x DIMM


Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Operational Conditions

Non-operating altitude:-598.4 - 420000
Operating altitude:-598.4 - 120000
Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 35
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 65
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 65

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi
Optical drives quantity:1

Other Features

Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-x, VT-d
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT):VT-x,VT-d

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC
Display included: No
Drivers included: Yes
Keyboard supplied: Yes
Manual: Yes
Mouse included: Yes


Audio output channels:5.1
Audio system:Waves MaxxAudio 4
Chipset:Intel H81
Motherboard chipset:Intel H81
Password protection:Y
Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
Line-out: Yes
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:4
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:4
USB 3.0 ports quantity:4
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


Power supply:300
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240


Bus type:DMI2
Conflict Free processor:Y
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Memory voltage supported by processor:1.5
Number of processors installed:1
PCI Express configurations:1x8+2x4, 1x16, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:3.4
Processor cache:6
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Haswell
Processor cores:4
Processor family:Intel Core i5-4xxx
Processor frequency:3.2
Processor lithography:22
Processor model:i5-4460
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i5-4400 Desktop series
Processor socket:Socket H3 (LGA 1150)
Processor threads:4
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):84

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
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: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel HD Graphics:Y
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel TSX-NI:N
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):Y
Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
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):Y
Intel® Insider™: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Intel® Iris™ Pro Graphics: No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® OS Guard:Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):Y
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:80817
Processor code:SR1QK
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes
Thermal solution specification:PCG 2013D


Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Professional
Optional operating system supplied:Windows 10 Pro


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC, Memory Stick (MS), MS PRO, MMC, MMC+, xD
Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Capacity:1000
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA III
Hard Drive Size:3.5
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:Serial ATA III
Number of hard drives installed:1
Number of storage drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1000

Weight & Dimensions