Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation Specs

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Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation Specs

The Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation features 65W 10th Generation Intel Comet Lake quad-core Intel Core i3-10100 up to a 80W 10-core Intel Xeon W-1290 with a boost speed up to 5.20 GHz. The Intel® W480 PCH Chipset motherboard inside Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation has two memory slots that support up to 64GB of 2933MHz ECC & Non-ECC dual-channel DDR4 memory.

What's New in Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation

Here's what you need to know about the Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation.

  • Intel® W480 PCH Chipset
    Supports 10th Gen Intel Core Processors.
  • Up to 65W Intel® Core™ i9-10900 (10 cores/20 threads, up to 5.20 GHz).
  • Up to 80W Intel® Xeon® W-1290 (10 cores/20 threads, up to 5.20 GHz).
  • Up to NVIDIA® Quadro® RTX 3000 with 6GB GDDR6.
  • Up to 64GB 2933MHz ECC or Non-ECC dual-channel DDR4 memory.
  • Up to 2 x 2TB PCIe Gen 3 NVMe SSD.
  • Up to 240W AC Power Adapter.

Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation Full Specifications

Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation image
Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation

Availability

Released2020
Release InfoAnnounced on August 26, 2020.
PricingStarting at $889.00
i5-10500 | 8GB | 256 SSD
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Exterior

Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation
Dimensions7.03” x 7.40” x 2.76” (178.65 x 188.10 x 70.20 mm)
WeightStarting at 3.77 lbs. (1.71 kg)
Colors
Black
Keyboard and TrackpadKeyboard
  • Dell KB813 Smart Card Keyboard (US)
  • Dell KB216 Wired Keyboard English
  • No Keyboard
Mouse
  • Dell Wired Mouse MS3220 - Black
  • Dell Optical Mouse - MS116 (Black)
  • Dell Wired Mouse with Fingerprint Reader
  • No Mouse
PortsFront
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps) with PowerShare.
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps)
  • 1 x Headset jack
  • 1 x Audio Line out/Line in port
Rear
  • 4 x USB-A
    1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps).
    1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps) with Smart Power On.
    2 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps).
  • 2 x DisplayPort 1.4
  • 1 x RJ-45 
    Gigabit Ethernet.
  • 1 x Optional Port
    VGA, DisplayPort++ 1.4, HDMI 2.0, or USB-C with DP 1.4-Alt mode.
  • 1 x Kensington Lock Slot
  • 1 x Power Adapter Port

Chasis

Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation
Form FactorCompact Form Factor
Power Supply
  • 180W
    7.4mm Barrel Power Adapter
  • 240W
    7.4mm Barrel Power Adapter. Required for discrete graphics card configurations.

Internal Specs

Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation
ChipsetIntel® W480 PCH Chipset
Processor
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-10100
    4C/8T, 3.60 → 4.30 GHz, 6MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10500
    6C/12T, 3.10 → 4.50 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10600
    6C/12T, 3.30 → 4.80 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10700
    8C/16T, 2.90 → 4.80 GHz, 16MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-10900
    10C/20T, 2.80 → 5.20 GHz, 20MB SmartCache, 65W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Xeon® W-1250
    6C/12T, 3.30 → 4.70 GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 80W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Xeon® W-1270
    8C/16T, 3.40 → 5.00 GHz, 16MB SmartCache, 80W
  • 10th Gen Intel® Xeon® W-1290
    10C/20T, 3.20 → 5.20 GHz, 20MB SmartCache, 80W
Integrated Graphics
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-10100
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    23 Execution Units, 350 → 1100 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10500
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1150 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-10600
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10700
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-10900
    Intel® UHD Graphics 630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Xeon® W-1250
    Intel® UHD Graphics P630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Xeon® W-1270
    Intel® UHD Graphics P630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
  • 10th Gen Intel® Xeon® W-1290
    Intel® UHD Graphics P630
    24 Execution Units, 350 → 1200 MHz
Discrete GraphicsNVIDIA® Quadro®
  • P400 - 2GB GDDR5 
    3 x mini DisplayPort 1.4
  • P620 - 2GB GDDR5
    4 x mini DisplayPort 1.4
  • P1000 - 4GB GDDR5 
    4 x mini DisplayPort 1.4
  • RTX 3000 - 6GB GDDR6
    4 x mini DisplayPort 1.4
Memory
8GB16GB32GB64GB
  • Memory Slots: 2 x SO-DIMM slots
  • Memory Type: ECC and Non-ECC Dual-Channel DDR4 Memory.
  • Memory Speed:
    • 2666 MHz
      For 10th Generation Intel Core i3/i5/Xeon W-1250 processors.
    • 2933 MHz
      For 10th Generation Intel Core i7/i9/Xeon W-1270/W1290 processors.
  • Memory Size per Slot: 
    8GB16GB32GB
Storage
  • 256GB512GB1TB2TB
    M.2 PCIe Gen 3 x4 or Gen 4 x4 NVME SSD
  • 500GB1TB2TB
    5400 rpm or 7200 rpm 2.5" SATA Hard Drive
SlotsExpansion Slots
  • 1 x PCIe x8 slot
    PCIe Gen 3 x8, Half-height
SATA
  • 1 x SATA slot
    for 3.5-inch/2.5-inch hard drive.
M.2
  • 1 x M.2 2230 slot
    For WiFi and Bluetooth combo card
  • 2 x M.2 2230/2280 slot
    For SSD/Intel Optane.

Connectivity

Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation
Wi-Fi
  • Qualcomm QCA61x4a (DW1820)
    Up to 867 MbpsDual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHzWiFi-5 (802.11ac)Bluetooth 5.1
  • Intel AX201
    Up to 2400 MbpsDual band 2.4 GHz/5 GHzWiFi-6 (802.11ax)Bluetooth 5.1
  • No Wireless LAN Card
Bluetooth
Bluetooth 5.1
Optional
EthernetIntel i219-LM Gigabit Ethernet controller
Speed: 10/100/1000 Mbps.

Software

Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation
OS
  • Windows 11 Home, 64-bit
  • Windows 11 Pro, 64-bit
  • Windows 11 Pro National Academic, 64-bit
  • Windows 11 Pro for Workstations, 64-bit
  • Windows 10 Home, 64-bit
  • Windows 10 Pro, 64-bit
  • Windows 10 Pro National Academic, 64-bit
  • Windows 10 IoT Enterprise 2019 LTSC (OEM only)
  • Windows 10 Pro for Workstation, 64-bit
  • RHEL 8.4
  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, 64-bit
  • Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, 64-bit
Built-in Apps
  • Dell Optimizer for Precision
  • Microsoft Office 30 Day Trial

Camera & Audio

Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation
Audio
  • One 2W Speaker (optional)
  • Audio controller
    • Realtek ALC3246
    • 4 Channel High Definition Audio
  • External Ports
    • 1 x Universal Audio Jack
      Front
    • 1 x Audio port
      Line-out audio port with re-tasking to Line-in (Front).

Misc

Dell Precision 3240 Compact Workstation
Warranty1-Year Basic Onsite Service

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