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Dell Vostro 3250

Dell Vostro 3250
alaScore 89

22 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 22 reviews of Dell Vostro 3250. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, 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 3250 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Dell Vostro 3250 SFF

 

Compact

No

Mar, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Dell Vostro 3250 SFF

 

Very simple to set up; runs out of the box. Very quiet. Very small. Not unattractive box. Very quick. Minimal bloatware. Does everything we need it to do for a family workhorse - used primarily for surfing, word and powerpoint. Can't ask for more for...

Nothing.

Feb, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Dell Vostro 3250 SFF

 

Comes as ready to use, with Wi-Fi option,Windows 10 , 3D builder,and Office trial, Very good,easy to work on. delivered on time , I'm happy with my purchase.

Non-after one week of operation

Feb, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Dell Vostro 3250 SFF

 

The DVD read / Writer is difficult to load

Jan, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Dell Vostro 3250 SFF

 

Poor build quality with non functioning and faulty USB sockets.

Jan, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Dell Vostro 3250 SFF

 

Quick start up & fast response. Solid build compared to my two previous HP desk tops which both down within a month of purchase.

Nothing I can think of.

Jan, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Dell Vostro 3250 SFF

 

Small computer, big value!

Jan, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Dell Vostro 3250 SFF

 

Small form factor of case and the wireless capability made it easy to connect to a printer

Experience with setting up accounts required in Windows 10; there was no guidance for the inexperienced user to help them in the set up options

Jan, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Dell Vostro 3250 SFF

 

Compact and cheap

Jan, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Dell Vostro 3250 SFF

 

Quite a small footprint so not too much space is needed. Quiet operation.

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:FCC, UL / FCC, UL, Anti-thunder
Energy Star certified:Y / Yes

Design

Chassis Type:SFF / Small Desktop
Colour of product:Black / Black, Silver
Intel segment tagging:Home Office, Small Business
Number of 2.5" Bays:2
Number of 3.5" Bays:1
Number of 5.25" Bays:1
Placement supported:Horizontal/Vertical / Vertical
Water cooling system:N / No

Expansion slots

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

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N
Discrete graphics adapter model:N / No / Not available
Graphics adapter Open GL support: Yes
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.7 / 1.74 / 64 / 8
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
Number of execution units:12 / 16
On-board graphics adapter:Y
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:320 / 350 / 400
On-board graphics adapter burst frequency:640 / 700
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12 / 12.0
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1050 / 1150 / 950
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x1902 / 0x1912 / 1912
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (DisplayPort):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (HDMI):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics / Intel HD Graphics 510 / Intel HD Graphics 530 / Intel® HD Graphics 510 / Intel® HD Graphics 530
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, DVI, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI / DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), DVI, HDMI / DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI / DVI, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI / DVI, DisplayPort, HDMI, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP)
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (DisplayPort):60
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel):60
On-board graphics adapter refresh rate at maximum resolution (HDMI):24

Memory

Internal Memory:4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3L-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4 / 1 x 8
Memory slots:1x DIMM / 2x DIMM
Non-ECC:Y / Yes

Networking

Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:1.0 / 4.0
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X) / 10/100Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi:No / Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11ac / IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Operational conditions

Non-operating altitude:-15.2 - 10668 / -15.2 - 5000
Operating altitude:-15.2 - 3048 / -15.2 - 5000
Operating relative humidity (H-H):-40 - 65 / 20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 35
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 65

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi / DVD±RW
Optical drives quantity:1

Other features

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

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y / Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:10 / 16:9 / 21:9
Bundled software:Microsoft Office / Microsoft Office 2016 / Microsoft Office Home & Business 2016 / Microsoft Office Home & Student 2016 / Microsoft Office Professional 2016
Cables included:AC
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1 / 3000:1 / 600:1
Display brightness:200 / 220 / 250 / 270 / 300 / 350
Display diagonal:43.2 / 47 / 49.5 / 54.6 / 58.4 / 60.5 / 61 / 63.5 / 68.6 / 73.7 / 80
Display included:N / No / Y / Yes
Display number of colours:1.073 billion colours / 16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1440 x 900 / 1600 x 900 / 1920 x 1080 / 2560 x 1080 / 2560 x 1440 / 3840 x 2160
Display Type:LED
Drivers included:Y / Yes
Full HD:No / Y / Yes
Keyboard Included:N / Y
Keyboard included on selected markets only:Y
Keyboard language:Spanish
Keyboard supplied:Y / Yes
Manual:Y / Yes
Mouse included:N / Y / Yes
Mouse included on selected markets only:Y
Panel Type:IPS / TFT / TN
Touchscreen:N / No
Viewing angle, horizontal:160 / 170 / 178 / 65 / 90
Viewing angle, vertical:160 / 170 / 178 / 65 / 90
Windows keys: Yes

Performance

Audio output channels:5.1
Audio system:HD / Waves MaxxAudio Pro
Compatible processor series:Celeron, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, Pentium / Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, Pentium
Dell E-Value Code:S300VD3250SFFBTS01 / S301VD3250SFFBTS01
Motherboard chipset:Intel H110
Password protection:Y / Yes
Password protection type:BIOS, HDD, Supervisor, User / BIOS, User
Product Type:PC

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port:Y / Yes
DC-in jack:Y / Yes
DVI port:N / No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in:Y / Yes
Line-out:Y / Yes
Microphone in:Y / Yes
Total number of SATA connectors:2
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2 / 4
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2 / 4
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

Power Supply:180
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60 / 50/60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240

Processor

Bus type:DMI3
Conflict Free processor:Y / Yes
ECC supported by processor:N / No / Y / Yes
FSB Parity:N / No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:64 / 8
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16 / 4
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):34.1
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600,1866,2133 / 1600 / 1866,1333,2133,1600 / 2133,1333,1600,1866
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM,DDR4-SDRAM
Memory voltage supported by processor:1.35
Number of Processors Installed:1 / 4
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 1x8+2x4, 2x8 / 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 / 1x16,1x8+2x4,2x8 / 1x2+2x1, 1x4, 2x2, 4x1 / 1x8+2x4, 1x16, 2x8 / 2x8, 1x8+2x4, 1x16
PCI Express slots version:2.0 / 3.0
Processor boost frequency:2.08 / 2.4 / 3.3 / 4
Processor cache:0.5, 3 / 2 / 3 / 6 / 8
Processor cache type:L2 / L3 / Smart Cache / Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Braswell / Skylake
Processor Cores:2 / 4
Processor family:6th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 6th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 6th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Celeron G / Intel Core i3-6xxx / Intel Core i5-6xxx / Intel Core i7-6xxx / Intel Pentium G / Intel® Celeron® / Intel® Pentium®
Processor frequency:1.6 / 2.7 / 2.8 / 3.3 / 3.4 / 3.7
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:G3900 / G4400 / i3-6100 / I5-6400 / I7-6700 / N3150 / N3700
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit / 64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Celeron Processor G3000 Series for Desktop / Intel Core i3-6100 Desktop series / Intel Core i3-6100 series / Intel Core i5-6400 Desktop Series / Intel Core i7-6700 Desktop Series / Intel Pentium G4400 series For Desktop
Processor Socket:BGA1170 / LGA 1151 (Socket H4) / LGA1151 / Socket H4 (LGA 1151)
Processor threads:2 / 4 / 8
Scenario Design Power (SDP):4
Stepping:C0 / R0 / S0
System bus rate:2.5 / 5 / 8
Tcase:65 / 71
Thermal Design Power (TDP):47, 51 / 47, 54 / 51 / 6 / 65
Tjunction:90

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / No / Y / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
Idle States:Y / Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching:N / No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:N / No
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access:N / No
Intel FDI Technology:N / No
Intel Flex Memory Access:N / No
Intel HD Audio Technology: Yes
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel Insider:No / Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology:No / Yes
Intel Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology:N / No
Intel Secure Boot: Yes
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA):No / Yes
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Smart Cache:No / Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX): Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel TSX-NI:N / No / Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Y / Yes
Intel vPro Technology:No / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y / Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / No
Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y / Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y / Yes
Intel® Insider™:Y / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / Y
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N / No
Intel® OS Guard:No / Y / Yes
Intel® Pro Wireless Display (Intel® Pro WiDi):Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Cache:Y / Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology:Y / Yes
OS Guard:No / Yes
Processor ARK ID:88179 / 88185 / 88196 / 90729 / 90741 / G3900 / G4400 / i3-6100 / I5-6400 / I7-6700
Processor code:SR2A7 / SR2A8 / SR2BT / SR2BY / SR2DC / SR2HG / SR2HV
Processor package size:25 / 37.5 / 37.5 x 37.5
Scalability:1S
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / SSE4.1, AVX 2.0, SSE4.2 / SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX 2.0 / SSE4.1,SSE4.2 / SSE4.2, AVX 2.0, SSE4.1
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes
Thermal solution specification:PCG 2015C
UART: Yes

Software

Bundled software:Microsoft Home & Business 2016 / Microsoft Office / Microsoft Office 2016 / Microsoft Office Home & Business 2016 / Microsoft Office Home & Student 2016 / Microsoft Office Home and Student 2016 / Microsoft Office Professional 2016
Drivers included:Y
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Linpus Linux / Ubuntu Linux / Windows 10 / WINDOWS 10 HOME / WINDOWS 10 PRO / Windows 7 Professional / Windows 8.1
Operating System Language:Multilingual
Optional operating system supplied:WINDOWS 10 PRO
Recovery operating system:WINDOWS 10 HOME / WINDOWS 10 PRO
Trial software:McAfee Live Safe / McAfee Security Center / McAfee, Microsoft Office / Microsoft Office, McAfee

Storage

Card reader integrated:N / No / Y / Yes
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA / Serial ATA / Serial ATA III
Hard Drive Size:2.5 / 3.5
Hard drive speed:5400 / 7200
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of storage drives installed:1
Number of storage drives supported:2
Storage Media:Fusion Drive / HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 500

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:29.3 / 292 / 293
Height :29 / 290
Weight:3.17 / 4.81
Width:9.26 / 92.6