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Dell OptiPlex GX520 3.0GHz Desktop Computer (Refurbished)
This Dell desktop computer includes the system, keyboard, mouse and power cord and Windows XP Pro Recovery CD. The PC features processor speed of 3.00GHz.
ITEM#: 11914451This Dell desktop computer includes the system, keyboard, mouse and power cord and Windows XP Pro Recovery CD. The PC features processor speed of 3.00GHz.
- Dell computer contains 512MB of installed memory
- Processor brand: Intel
- Processor class: Pentium 4
- Memory slots (Total): Two
- Capacity: 40GB
- Optical drive type: CD-ROM
- PCI slots (Total): Three low profile
- Expansion slots: Three
- Serial communication ports: One
- Parallel ports: One
- USB ports: Eight
- LAN ports: One
- Audio out jacks: Two
- Line-in jacks: One
- Microphone jacks: Two
- VGA ports: One
- Audio description: Integrated audio
- Graphics description: Integrated graphics
- Video interface: VGA (15-pin D-Sub)
- Communications description: Integrated LAN support
- Interface type: RJ-45 - Ethernet connector
- Data transfer rate: 10Mbps/100Mbps/1000Mbps
- Power: 220-watt
- Model number: Dell GX520
This high-quality item has been factory refurbished. Please click on the icon above for more information on quality factory-reconditioned merchandise.
Operating system DOES NOT include Microsoft Office
|CPU Type||Pentium 4|
|Computer Memory||512 MB|
|Hard Drive Memory Type||Hard Disk Drive (HDD)|
|Dimensions||4.2 in.x 15.3 in. x 17.5 in.|
|Manufacturer Warranty||1 year Distributor|
|Model Number||Dell GX520|
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BOUGHT THIS LESS THEN A YEAR AGO .. THE HARD DRIVE WENT BAD . TRYING TO SEND BACK COMPANY REFUSED . ALSO WHEN TRYING TO REPLACE HARD DRIVE THIS UNIT COME WITH NO DRIVER FOR THE DELL .. VERY POOR DEAL .. BUYER WANTS TO KNOW NOTHING WHEN IT STOP WORKING .. DON'T BUYRead More
This is a nice light weight desktop and for the price it was worth not having the newer versions of Windows software installed. Even if this unit had not been advertised as refurbished, you could tell that it was from the appearance as the casing had obvious blemish marks. I received a statement included with the unit stating all the items that were inspected to make sure the unit was in peak functioning condition. However, during the inspection - how in the heck did they not notice that when you turned it on, you could hear a loud and audible clicking sound along with the noise from the fan. Trying to tune it out since in keeps clicking as long as it's one. This doesn't say much for the credibility of the inspection process or inspectors which means the hard drive will probably fail sometime in the next few months (luckily it came with a 1-year warranty) so I had better store my information in my cloud account and not on the hard drive.Read More
i love this computer runs great came fully loaded would recommend to a friendRead More
After one month I am still pleased with the Dell OptiPlex. Computer was shipped in a timely managed and arrived as desribed. Computer is free from cosmetic flaws and operates well.Read More
I may purchase another one for my daughter to take to college next year.Read More
This computer has ONE IDE cable (for the CDROM) and ONE SATA cable (for the HDD). If you plan on moving an old hard drive to the new computer (like I did) you might have some trouble. Make sure your old drive is a SATA drive. Also, the case is very small and normal, full height, PCI cards won't fit. You'll need short stubby ones - even then, though, the metal brackets may still be too tall. I had to remove the brackets on my PCI wireless card and stick it in the PCI slot with no screw.So, if you buy this as a brand new computer an don't place to migrate an old system to it, it's great. Otherwise, it's a bit tedious.Read More
I bought this to replace my 73 year old mother's aging system. Even though it was refurbished, it was in great shape, no scratches or dings. Hooked it up and she started using it the first day with no problems. She thinks it's great and it was a great deal of computer for the money.Read More
This is an excellent office computer. It is fast and most of all affordable. Who really needs a quad core anyway. If you are into gaming this is not the computer for you. I bought two of these computers and networked them in our office. They are running with a giga-bit router at giga-bit speeds. 100mb files are transferred in an instant. The smaller profile is great for space saving. Two computers for the price of one at ***. Its a no-brainer.Read More
Initially I was reluctant to purchase a refurbished computer, but after replacing brand new ones every two years I decided to buy my son a refurbished one since it is used primarily to access the internet. Installation was a breeze and it is much faster than my old computer. This is definitely a great buy for the price!Read More
The computer works but it's very slow and crashes often. I'm using this for school so I can't afford to send it back at this moment.....Read More
Questions & Answers
Thank you for your interest. Please contact Joy Systems Inc. at 732-907-1590. Feel free to contact us again with any further questions.
does it have a modem installed?
No, it does not have a modem installed.
It does come with the power cord. What kind of keyboard does it come with?
Yes, it comes with the power cord. The item comes with the keyboard as shown.
is it wifi capable
It is capable of Wi-fi, but it does not come with the needed hardware to use Wi-fi.
Does the computer come with Windows XP Professional, or is it only the recovery CD?
It does come with Windows XP Professional.
I see this is just 512 ram. can this be upgraded for more ram? I see that is says 40GB. Does that mean it can be upgraded to 40GB ram? Thank you
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Shipping & Returns
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