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Dell OptiPlex 170L

Dell OptiPlex 170L
alaScore 84

15 reviews

Mar, 2019

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Dell OptiPlex 170L. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the price. Many are critical about the usability.



We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Dell OptiPlex 170L is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of Dell OptiPlex 170L from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on People really like the price. There are some critical opinions about the usability.



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Product Specifications

The OptiPlex 170L platform is designed for small- to mid-sized businesses that are focused on acquisition price. Businesses looking for a reliable, managed, network-ready PC that is ideally suited for basic office applications such as e-mail, word processing, spreadsheets and web browsing, will find the 170L to be an excellent solution. Whether you are in marketing, finance, sales or shipping, the 170L is the right tool for the job. From developing your sales campaign to closing the books, the 170L stands ready to tackle your application and get the job done. The Dell OptiPlex 170L provides the perfect blend of relevant technology, manageability and customizability that small- to mid-sized business users demand, all at a price that won't break the budget.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Micro tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Micro tower

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Micro tower
Manufacturer Form Factor:Micro tower

Cache Memory

Installed Size:128KB/256KB
Per Processor Size:128KB/256KB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)



Country Kits:Denmark
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Dell OptiPlex


Chipset Type:Intel 865GV
Data Bus Speed:400MHz/533MHz


Color:Midnight gray


Type: None


Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet
Type:Network adapter

Optical Storage

Read Speed:48x

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition/Microsoft Windows XP Professional


Clock Speed:2.4GHz
Installed Qty:1
Max Supported Qty:1
Processor Number:320
Type:Celeron/Celeron D


Installed Size:256MB/512MB
Max Supported Size:2GB
Technology:DDR SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Controller (2nd)


Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:ATA-100/IDE

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:40GB
OS Certified:FreeDOS / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Type:Personal computer

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel Extreme Graphics 2