Dell XPS 8940 Desktop PC with Intel  i9-10900, 32GB RAM & 512GB SSD Review

Dell XPS 8940 Desktop PC with Intel  i9-10900

Dell XPS 8940 Desktop Computer



Dell XPS 8940 is a powerful slim tower desktop computer with the advanced Intel i9-10900 processor, 512GB NVMe SSD + 1TB HDD storage, 32GB DDR4 SDRAM memory, Windows 10 Home operating system,  360-watt Bronze PSU and good connectivity options including the latest 802.11ax WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.1. It comes with a keyboard and mouse combo.  You have the option to buy the same tower desktop with the 64GB RAM, 1TB NVMe SSD + 2TB HDD.

Please note that this professional grade tower PC is refurbished by the Amazon authorised technicians and upgraded to the specs you see on this page. It is tested and inspected thoroughly to ensure it is in great working condition and there isn’t much of blemishes or scratches.  The quarter two of 2020 release ten core Intel i9-10900 processor (20 threads with hyper-threading) works at the speeds between 2.80GHz and 5.20GHz with the turbo boost function. It has an average CPU Passmark benchmark score of  20690 as a powerful, advanced processor to handle whatever you throw at it. The typical TDP- Thermal Design Power is 65 watts.

Windows 10 Home 64-bit operating system is pre-installed on this Dell XPS. And you can actually upgrade it to Windows 11 with a more user-friendly interface. But you may need to go into the BIOS and turn TPM on to make it ready for Windows 11 installation. High bandwidth 32GB DDR4 SDRAM at 2933Mhz offers plenty of multitasking power, letting you run the different browser tabs and apps at the same time. There won’t be any lagging or freezing under load. 512GB NVMe Solid State Drive and the 1TB at 7200rpm HDD Drive offers a lot of local storage space and you have up to 30 times more overall speed on the SSD than a regular HDD SATA hard drive.

Intel UHD 630 is the built-in graphics card that shares the memory with the CPU. And with average G3D mark of 1337 it lets you play some of the latest games at low to medium settings and the older, not demanding games at the higher settings and resolutions. You can edit multimedia- photos and videos, run advanced engineering and other software and play the latest games. Connectivity options include the DVD-Dell XPS 8940 DesktopRW Optical DVD Drive, 802.11ax wireless, Bluetooth 5.1, 7 x USB-A 3.0 ports, 2 x USB-A 2.0 ports, a USB 3.1 Type A port, a USB 3.0 Type C, a HDMI 2.0 output, a DisplayPort 1.4 port, Media Card Reader, headset and microphone.

Dell XPS 8940 Desktop Computer weighs 13.89 pounds and measures 12.13L x 6.65W x 15.5H inches- is sleek and modern with a minimalist design, offers great performance and includes an expandable chassis. The SSD and HDD are not combined in a hybrid drive but are separate can can be removed for upgrades. It is a great value desktop computer overall that offer very good performance. October 12, 2021 is the date it was first available at Amazon.com and the average user rating is 4.4 out of 5 stars by 8 customers at the time of this post release. It is offered with a year of limited warranty by the manufacturer and you can contact Dell Customer Support for any issues you may have.

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