Big security. Small footprint.
OptiPlex 3000 Series desktops deliver the performance, manageability and security you need in a space-saving design that promotes business productivity.
Big productivity. Little PC.
Seamless manageabilityOur most manageable: IT can manipulate BIOS settings and configure systems with ample flexibility that organizational IT infrastructures require.
You hold the keys: Dell Client Command Suite free tools allow flexible and automated BIOS or system configurations for your desktop fleet.
Packaged to perform: Factory installed with Dell Command | Update automatically presents updates.
Serves organizations of all sizes: Dell KACE System Management solutions available to meet demanding IT management needs.
The best security, right out of the boxOur most secure desktops are armed with Dell Data Protection hardware and software along with additional optional features.
Centralized remote management: Meet compliance regulations right out of the box and protect data on any device with Dell Data Protection | Encryption.
Authentication options: Ensure only authorized users have access to your data with FIPS 201-certified smart card, fingerprint readers or contact-less smart card reader.
Secure credential storage: FIPS 140-2-certified TPM and Dell ControlVault add extra layers of hardware security by isolating user passwords and credentials on a separately controlled hardware chip.
Stop advanced malware: Dell Data Protection | Protected Workspace launches apps in a virtualized container and restores a safe environment in only 20 seconds.
Single console security: Dell Data Protection | Endpoint Security Suite offers comprehensive threat protection, authentication and access management, and encryption, all centrally managed.
Small Form Factor Ports & Slots
Dimensions and weight
Mini Tower Ports & Slots
Dimensions and weight
Essential accessories for your OptiPlex 3040 Series Desktops
Dell 24 Monitor - P2417H
Dell 22 Monitor - P2217H.
Dell Wireless Keyboard and Mouse - KM636
Dell OptiPlex Mini Tower Cable Cover
Dell OptiPlex Small Form Factor Cable Cover
Dell OptiPlex Small Form Factor All-in-One Stand OSS17
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Accidental Damage Service
- Intel® 6th generation Core™ i5 Quad Core
Intel® Core™ i3 Dual Core
Intel® Pentium® Dual Core and Celeron® Dual Core
Operating System (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro.)
- Windows 10 Home (64 bit)
Windows 10 Pro (64 bit)
Windows 8.1 (64 bit)
Windows 8.1 Pro 64 - bit (Includes Windows 10 Pro License)
Windows 7 Professional SP1 (32 bit) (Includes Windows 10 Pro License)
Windows 7 Professional SP1 (64 bit) (Includes Windows 10 Pro License)
- 2 Long DIMM slots
Non-ECC dual-channel 1600MHz DDR3L SDRAM, supports up to 16GB (MT/SFF)
2 SO- DIMM slots (Micro)
- Hard Disk Drives: up to 1TB
Supports Solid State Drives, Hybrid and Hybrid Opal SED FIPS No Hard Drive – Supports Dell Cloud Desktop diskless
- Integrated Intel® HD Graphics 530
Supports optional discrete graphics: AMD Radeon™ R7 350X, AMD Radeon™ R5 340X (MT/SFF only)
- Trusted Platform Module10 (TPM) Dell Data Protection| Security Tools, Dell Data Protection| Encryption
Chassis lock slot support
Chassis Intrusion Switch
I/O Interface Security
Optional Smart Card keyboards
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology
Intel® Ant-Theft Technology
Dell Secure Works
BIOS support for optional Computrace*
- 4 – USB 3.0 (2 front/2 rear)
4 – USB 2.0 (2 front/2 rear)
Internal USB 2.0
RJ-45; 1 Serial (optional)
Display Port 1.2
2 PS/2; 1 UAJ, 1 Line-out
- Optional optical disc drives
Minitower (MT):1 full height PCIe x16
3 full height PCIe x1
Small Form Factor (SFF):1 half height PCIe x16
1 half height PCIe x1
Minitower (MT):1 internal 8.8cm (3.5)
2 internal 6.3cm (2.5)
1 external 13.3cm (5.25)
Small Form Factor (SFF):1 internal 8.8cm (3.5)
1 internal 6.3cm (2.5)
Mini Tower (MT):H x W x D - inches / cm : 13.8 x 6.1 x 10.8 ( inches ) | 35 x 15.4 x 27.4 ( cm )
Weight: 17.62 lbs. ( 8 kg)
2 PS/2 ( Optional )
1 Serial ( Optional )
Media Card Reader
Natively supports 2 digital video outputs ( DP and HDMI )
Serial ( Optional )
H x W x D - inches / cm : 11.4 x 3.6 x 11.5 ( inches ) | 29 x 9.2 x 29.2 ( cm )
Small Form Factor (SFF):
Weight: 10.7 lbs. ( 4.48 kg)
Minitower (MT):Standard 240W PSU Active PFC
240W up to 85% Efficient PSU (80 PLUS Bronze) ENERGY STAR complaint, Active PFC
240W up to 92% Efficient PSU (80 PLUS Platinum); ENERGY STAR complaint, Active PFC
Small Form Factor (SFF):Standard 180W PSU Active PFC
180W typical 85% Efficient PSU (80 PLUS Bronze) ENERGY STAR complaint, Active PFC
180W typical 92% Efficient PSU (80 PLUS Platinum); ENERGY STAR complaint, Active PFC