The company was founded by Michael Dell in 1984 under the name PC’s Limited while he was still a student at the University of Texas at Austin. He assembled his first computer in his dorm room; the first will be the Dell Turbo, which contains an Intel 8088-8 MHz. The company is rapidly growing, and Michael Dell stopped his studies at the age of nineteen years to devote himself to his company full-time.
Dell is a U.S. company, currently the third largest computer manufacturer in the world behind Hewlett-Packard and Acer. Its headquarters is based in Round Rock in the State of Texas. While Dell Computer is best known for the PC that designs, manufactures and sells to individuals and professionals, it is also present in the markets of enterprise servers, backup systems and data storage and hardware-specific computer networks. Dell also offers software and peripherals such as printers, digital cameras, and many others.