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OptiPlex XE2 — Stable, Durable Desktop PC

Long-term platform stability

The OptiPlex XE2 is a stable and durable desktop PC featuring an ultralong lifecycle, high heat tolerance and exceptional management capabilities.
OptiPlex XE2 SFF and MT Desktops
  • Intel® Core™ i7 (4770S)
  • Intel® 4th Gen Core™ i5 (4570S)
  • Intel® 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 (4330)
  • Intel® Pentium® (G3420)
Operating System ​ (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro.)
  • Windows® 7 Professional 32bit - Embedded (For OEM sales team only)
  • Windows® 7 Professional 32 bit (English)
  • Windows® 7 Professional 64bit - Embedded (For OEM sales team only)
  • Windows® 7 Professional 64 bit (English)
  • Windows® 7 Ultimate 32bit - Embedded (For OEM sales team only)
  • Windows® 7 Ultimate 64bit - Embedded (For OEM sales team only)
  • Windows 8.1 (64Bit) English
  • Windows 8.1 Pro (64Bit) English
  • Windows 7 Professional 64bit - Embedded (For OEM sales team only)
  • Windows 7 32bit, Runtime
  • Windows 7 64bit, Runtime
  • Windows(R) Embedded POSReady 7 32bit, Runtime
  • Windows 7 Professional English 64bit (Includes Windows 10 Pro License)
  • Windows 8.1 Pro English 64bit (Includes Windows 10 Pro License)
  • Windows 10 Home (64bit) English
  • Windows 10 Pro (64bit) English
  • Windows 10 Home Single Language (64bit) English
  • Windows 7 Professional English 32bit (Includes Windows 10 Pro License)
  • Windows 10 IOT Embedded Ent 2015 LTSB MUI Retail or Thin Clt for OEM Customers
  • Windows 10 IOT Embedded Ent 2015 LTSB MUI for OEM Customers
  • Windows 7 Professional English 64bit (Includes Windows 10 Pro License, Microsoft Volume License Only
  • Windows 7 Professional English 32bit (Includes Windows 10 Pro License, Microsoft Volume License Only
  • No OS, Designed for Dell Wyse Cloud DT
  • Ubuntu Linux 12.04
  • 32GB (4x8GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC
  • 4GB (1x4G) 1600MHz DDR3L Memory
  • 2GB (1x2GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC
  • 4GB (1x4GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC
  • 4GB (2x2GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC
  • 8GB (2x4GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC
  • 16GB (2x8GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC
  • 2GB (1x2GB) 1600MHz DDR3L Memory
  • 8GB (1x8GB) 1600MHz DDR3L Memory
  • 16GB (2x8GB) 1600MHz DDR3L Memory
  • 4GB (2X2GB) 1600MHz DDR3L Memory
  • 6GB (1X2GB + 1X4GB) 1600MHz DDR3L Memory
  • 16GB (4X4GB) 1600MHz DDR3L Memory
  • 8GB (2x4G) 1600MHz DDR3L Memory
  • 32GB (4X8GB) 1600MHz DDR3L Memory
  • Intel® Q87 Express Chipset
Video Card
  • Intel Integrated Graphics, Dell OptiPlex
  • 1G AMD Radeon HD 8490, Full Height, OUGA10
  • AMD Radeon 2GB R7 250,Full Height, (DP and DVI-I)
  • AMD Radeon R5 240, 1GB, Full Height (DP and DVI-I)
  • AMD Radeon™ R5 340X (2GB DP/DVI-I)
Hard Drive
  • Up to 1000GB* SATA hard drive (7200RPM)
  • Up to 512GB* Solid State Drive SATA hard drive
  • Up to 500GB* Solid State Hybrid hard drive (5400RPM)
  • Integrated Intel® I217LM Ethernet LAN 10/100/1000; supports optional PCIe 10/100/1000 network card, optional wireless 802.11n card
    Note, the integrated Intel connection is required to support Intel® vPro™ Technology
  • Trusted Platform Module* (TPM) 1.2, Dell Data Protection|SecurityTools, Dell Data Protection|Encryption, Chassis lock slot support, optional Chassis Intrusion Switch, Setup/BIOS Password, I/O Interface Security, optional Smart Card keyboards, Intel® Trusted Execution Technology, Intel® Identity Protection Technology, Intel® Ant-Theft Technology, KACE Security, Dell Secure Works, BIOS support for optional*
Systems Management
  • Intel® vPro Technology (iAMT 9.0) including Dell unique vPro extensions; Intel® Standard Manageability; No Out of Band Systems Management
  • Limited Hardware Warranty*; Standard 3-year Next Business Day On Site Service after Remote Diagnosis (3-3-3); Optional 3-year Dell ProSupport™ for IT; 4 year and 5 year service and support options*
  • Minitower (MT)
    Dimensions (H x W x D)Inches/(cm)
    : 14.2 x 6.9 x 16.4 /(36.0 x 17.5 x 41.7)
    Min. Weight (lbs/kg) : 20.68 / 9.4
    Number of Bays : 2 internal 3.5”
    2 external 5.25”
    Expansion Slots : 1 full height PCIe x16
    1 full height PCIe x16 (wired x 4)
    1 full height PCIe x1
    1 full height PCI
    Power Supply* Unit (PSU) : 365W up to 90% Efficient PSU (80 PLUS Gold), Active PFC

    Small Form Factor (SFF)
    Dimensions (H x W x D)Inches/(cm) :
    11.4 x 3.7 x 12.3 /(29.0 x 9.3 x 31.2)
    Min. Weight (lbs/kg) :13.2 /6.0
    Number of Bays :1 internal 3.5”
    1 external 5.25” (slimline)
    Expansion Slots : 1 half height PCIe x16
    1 half height PCIe x4
    Power Supply* Unit (PSU) : 315W up to 90% Efficient PSU (80 PLUS Gold), Active PFC

    Dell Professional series monitors available from 17"-24"
    Keyboards: Dell USB Entry Keyboard, Dell Multimedia Pro Keyboard, Dell Smart Card Keyboard
    Mouse: Dell USB Optical Mouse, Dell Laser Mouse
    Audio Speakers: Internal Dell 2.0 stereo speaker systems available; Dell sound bar for select flat-panel displays.
    Dell Print Solutions: Black-and-White, Color and Multifunction Lasers for printing and document management

    Hard Drives Options

    Hard Disk Drives: up to 1TB
    Supports Hybrid, Opal SED FIPS, and Solid State Drive
    RAID 0 & 1 support on select configurations
    No Hard Drive – Supports Dell Cloud Desktop diskless option

    Removable Media Options

    Supports optional optical disc drives

    I/O Ports

    4 External USB 3.0 ports (2 front, 2 rear)
    6 External USB 2.0 ports (2 front, 4 rear)
    2 Internal USB 2.0 (MT only)
    1 RJ-45
    1 Serial
    1 VGA
    2 DisplayPort
    2 PS/2
    2 Line-in (stereo/microphone)
    2 Line-out (headphone/speaker)
    1 Parallel/Serial/Powered Serial/Powered USB port support (optional)


Features & Design

Extended lifecycle
With an ultralong purchase lifecycle, the OptiPlex XE2 significantly eases management and planning.

  • Help reduce the cost and complexity of system recertification with a three-and-a-half-year purchase lifecycle, which includes the locking of key hardware and software components.
  • Easily maintain a consistent work environment while planning for future deployments with help from a six-month managed-transition period.

Optiplex XE2 - Versatile, durable design
Versatile, durable design
From the retail counter to the factory floor, the XE2 easily integrates into your unique workspace and can handle the most demanding physical conditions.
  • Confidently run your desktop in hot and space-constrained areas — even inside cabinets. A robust chassis design and a durable fan enable a high temperature tolerance, up to 45°C ambient.
  • Deploy with flexibility through multiple chassis options. Select the small form factor (SFF) chassis, optimized for constrained workspaces or the expandable mini tower (MT) with support for legacy PCI cards.
  • Specifically designed for original equipment manufacturers, an OEM Ready version of the OptiPlex XE2 is available.

Ready to perform
Breeze through your everyday tasks with a high-performance desktop featuring powerful Intel® Core™ processors.

  • Boost productivity with up to a 4th-generation Intel® Core™ i7 processors.
  • Available with Windows 7 Professional or Windows 8 Pro.
  • Up to 32GB of memory* and integrated graphics.
  • Store up to 2TB* with hard disk drive (HDD), solid-state drive (SSD) and high-performance solid-state hybrid drive (SSHD) options.
  • Support up to three monitors at once for serious multitasking.
  • Connect new and legacy peripherals with native support for PS/2, Serial (RS-232), VGA and up to 10 USB connections, including optional powered USB.
Optiplex XE2 -Ready to perform
Exceptional, management and security
Easily control your desktop fleet with comprehensive management and security features.

  • Remotely manage your desktops with next-generation Intel® vPro™ technology and Dell’s custom Intel vPro extensions for one-to-many, out-of-band BIOS management.
  • Reduce costs to set up, monitor and update systems with Dell’s automated tools and utilities for client systems management.
  • Tighten security with an integrated Trusted Platform Module (TPM) and optional self-encrypting drives (SEDs), smart card keyboard and security lock.
Optiplex XE2 - Integrated solutions
Integrated solutions
Enhance the security and management of your OptiPlex systems with robust solutions.
  • Help secure data and control user access with flexible, easily managed Dell Data Protection solutions.
  • Centralize and automate management to help reduce administration costs with Dell Systems Management and Dell KACE.
  • Enhance service delivery to your desktops and boost productivity with Dell Cloud Desktop and Dell Cloud Client Computing solutions.
  • Easily manage and secure OS, application, and user data from a central location for delivery of on-demand virtual desktops to stateless and diskless Dell OptiPlex Cloud Desktops, powered by Dell Wyse WSM.


OptiPlex XE2 — ProSupport  Plus

ProSupport Plus

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OptiPlex XE2 — Deployment and customization

Deployment and customization

Simplify deployment with Dell Configuration and Deployment Services, Dell Imaging Services and custom branding of OEM systems. Dell Services can help you manage and support your OptiPlex desktops for their entire lifecycle, including reselling or recycling.

Drivers, Manuals & Support

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