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Dell Inspiron 3880 Desktop (di3880_s2011e)

Dell Inspiron 3880 Desktop (di3880_s2011e)

This computer is a compelling choice for basic productivity, connectivity and internet-based entertainment.

I'm not too keen about Windows machines with only 4 GB of memory, but when you're ready to upgrade, the process will be relatively straightforward, thanks to detailed documentation. A few creative solutions contribute to this PC's smaller form factor and lower price point, which could slow you down in some cases.

Other Considerations

Here are a few things about this Stationary Computer which could come as a surprise. For each point, you will find how to fix it (if it's an issue) and how much to budget for it. Not every point below will be a concern, but hopefully, we can keep your surprises to a minimum.

Speakerless. This Stationary Computer needs external speakers to play sounds. Your options are to hook it up to a TV or a monitor with built-in speakers, use external speakers or a headset.$30+

No Camera or Microphone. If your plans include skyping with family members, you would need a webcam or, for best results, a headset and microphone.$40+

Screenless. If you don't already have a monitor from your last computer, you could connect this Stationary Computer to a TV or get a new monitor.$120+

Assuming you are starting over fresh, you can expect to spend $320 on accessories, for a total cost of $920.

Who it's For

  • Tinkerer
  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared to other Stationary Computers

Bang for the Buck57th percentile
Versatility19th percentile
Power (General Purpose)53th percentile
Power (Graphical)27th percentile
Power (Large Files & Multitasking)4th percentile
Storage Space49th percentile
Portability85th percentile
Ease of Maintenance34th percentile
Longevity66th percentile

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck77th percentile
Versatility21th percentile
Power (General Purpose)75th percentile
Power (Graphical)42th percentile
Power (Large Files & Multitasking)15th percentile
Storage Space73th percentile
Portability34th percentile
Ease of Maintenance51th percentile
Longevity86th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

CPU

Intel Core i3-10100, 4 cores clocked from 3.6 to 4.3 GHz

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

4 GB

Storage

1 TB total, Media Card Reader, DVD, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Dimensions and Weight

Dimensions (cm): w15.4 × d29.3 × h32.43

Dimensions (in): w6.06 × d74.42 × h82.37

Weight (kg): 6.02

Weight (lbs.): 13.27

Features

  • Built-in Media Card Reader
  • DVD
  • Fixed storage: 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)
  • HDMI
  • Multiple Monitor Support
  • VGA
  • USB 2
  • USB Type-A
  • USB 3.2
  • Ethernet 10
  • Ethernet 100
  • Ethernet 1000 (Gigabit)
  • 3.5mm Stereo jack
  • 3.5mm Headphone+Microphone combo jack
  • Bluetooth
  • Wi-Fi a
  • Wi-Fi b
  • Wi-Fi g
  • Wi-Fi n
  • Wi-Fi ac
  • Upgradable and Maintainable

Maintenance and Upgrades

Commonly Replaced Components

Local Storage: A technician can help you with that

Memory: Easy project for an enthusiast

GPU: A technician can help you with that

Additional Ressources

Pricing and Current Offers

No Offers found in Canada.

Software Compatibility

Here's how you can expect this stationary computer to fare with popular software based on developpers specified system requirements. For reference, a 1-star rating means minimal requirements are met and a 3-stars rating means recommended specs are met. Ratings beyond the 3-stars point could be advisable for uncommon scenarios like modding, working with very large and complex documents, etc.

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