Dell Precision T1700 Workstation

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Compact, affordable and powerful

Get workstation performance for about the price of a desktop with the Dell Precision™ T1700, available in two compact sizes that are perfect for any environment. Available with 4th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 and Intel® Core™ i7 processors.

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precision t1700 workstation - Powerful performance

Powerful performance

Whether you’re building 2D or 3D models or multitasking with demanding applications, the Dell Precision T1700 Workstation can power through intensive tasks easily.
  • Intel® Xeon® processor E3-1200 v3 or 4th generation Intel® Core™ Processors enable fast and stable processing.
  • Choose Windows 7 Professional or Windows 8 Pro for easy productivity.
  • Powerful graphics options include AMD FirePro™ or NVIDIA® Quadro® professional-grade discrete graphics. Integrated Intel® graphics are standard.
  • Dell Precision Optimizer helps your professional software run at its peak performance automatically.
precision t1700 workstation-Built to be dependable

Built to be dependable

The Dell Precision T1700 has undergone extensive testing to ensure strong performance now and into the future.
  • Optional Dell Data Protection | Security Tools and optional Dell Data Protection | Encryption help make Dell Precision T1700 a secure entry-level Workstation.
  • Optional mirrored RAID provides redundancy and fast recovery in the event of a drive failure.
  • Up to 32GB* of optional error-correcting code (ECC) memory corrects isolated soft-memory errors and provides a solid foundation for memory and system stability.
  • Available self-encrypting drives (SEDs) can reduce security risks and unauthorized access to your data.
  • Dell services, including Dell ProSupport,* can help you protect your hardware investment through a customizable suite of support options.
precision t1700 workstation - Smart design, now in two sizes

Smart design, now in two sizes

The Dell Precision T1700 is available in two sizes: a compact mini tower and one of the industry’s most compact small form factor (SFF) designs.
  • The smallest Workstation in its class allows you to bring powerful performance to small spaces.
  • Two front-mounted USB 3.0 ports enable fast data transfers and easy connectivity to your external media and accessories.
  • ENERGY STAR 5.2 qualification makes the Dell Precision T1700 an energy-efficient part of your IT ecosystem.
  • A conveniently placed handhold helps you deploy and position your Workstation with minimal hassle.
precision t1700 workstation - ISV certified

ISV certified

The Dell Precision T1700 is a true Workstation that’s compatible with leading independent software vendor (ISV)-certified applications for maximum uptime and productivity.
  • An expanded set of ISV-certified applications ensures guaranteed software compatibility with your system and peak performance of your applications.
  • Popular ISV-certified applications include AutoCAD, SolidWorks and Creo.
  • Triple monitor support comes standard. Optional quad monitor support can enable even greater productivity.
precision t1700 workstation - Global services and support

Global services and support

Dell Services can help reduce IT complexity and lower costs by making IT and business solutions work harder for you. The Dell Services team can design a complete solution for your environment and business objectives.
precision t1700 workstation - Accessories


Essential Dell accessories help you get the most out of your Dell Precision T1700. The Dell U2413 UltraSharp monitor is perfect for color-critical work. Mount a second monitor to the Dell MDS14 Dual Monitor Stand for a clutter-free workspace and dual-monitor productivity.

Processor Help Me Choose

  • Intel® Xeon® Quad Core (E3-1271, E3-1246, E3-1241, E3-1226, E3-1220)
  • Intel® Core™ i7 (4790)
  • Intel® Core™ i5 (4690, 4590)
  • Intel® 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 (4160)

Operating SystemHelp Me Choose

  • Windows 8.1 Pro (64Bit) English
  • Windows 7 Professional, English, 64bit (includes Windows 8.1 Pro 64bit License and Media)
  • Windows® 7 Professional 32 bit (English)
  • Windows® 7 Professional 64 bit (English)


  • Intel® C226
  • 8GB (2x4GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC
  • 4GB (1x4G) 1600MHz DDR3 Memory
  • 4GB (2x2GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC
  • 8GB (2x4GB) 1600MHz DDR3 ECC UDIMM
  • 16GB (4x4GB) 1600MHz DDR3 ECC UDIMM
  • 16GB (4x4GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC
  • 16GB (2x8GB) 1600MHz DDR3 ECC UDIMM
  • 16GB (2x8GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC
  • 32GB (4x8GB) 1600MHz DDR3 ECC UDIMM
  • 32GB (4x8GB) 1600MHz DDR3 Non-ECC

Video Card

  •  Mini tower: Small form factor: 
    Graphics  one PCI Express® x16 Gen 3 graphic card up to 150W (total for graphics) (some cards available in dual config): one low profile PCI Express® x16 Gen 3 graphic card up to 50W (total for graphics):
     Mid-range 3D
     AMD FirePro W5000 Yes No
     NVIDIA® Quadro® K4000 Yes No
     NVIDIA Quadro K2000 Yes No
     Entry 3D
     AMD FirePro V4900 Yes No
     NVIDIA Quadro K600 Yes Yes
     Professional 2D (not ISV certified)
     AMD FirePro 2270 Yes Yes
     Intel HD Graphics P4600/4600* Yes Yes
     NVIDIA Quadro NVS™ 510 No Yes
     NVIDIA Quadro NVS 310 Yes Yes

Hard Drive Help Me Choose

  • Up to 2000GB* SATA hard drive (7200RPM)
  • Up to 512GB* Solid State Drive SATA hard drive
  • Up to 500GB* SATA hard drive (10000RPM)
  • Up to 500GB* hard drive (5400RPM)

Network Controller

  • Integrated:
    Integrated Intel 82579 Gigabit Ethernet controller with Remote Wake UP, PXE and Jumbo frames support
    Broadcom NetXtreme 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet controller (PCI Express card)

Sound Card

  • Integrated Realtek ALC269Q High Definition Audio


  • Dell Precision T1700 Mini Tower (MT)

    14.17" x 6.89" x 17.13" / 360mm x 175mm x 435mm
    Bays : Two internal 3.5" bays; two external 5.25" optical bays
    Slots : One PCIe x16 Gen 3; one PCIe x16 Gen 2 wired x4

    I/O Ports

    2 - USB 2.0
    2 - USB 3.0
    1 - Microphone
    1 - Headphone

    1 - USB 2.0 (MT only)
    2 - SATA 6.0Gb/s
    2 - SATA 3.0Gb/s

    4 - USB 2.0
    2 - USB 3.0
    2 - PS2
    2 - DisplayPort
    1 - VGA
    1 - RJ45
    1 - Serial
    1 - Audio line-in / microphone
    1 - Audio line-out

    Monitor Compatibility
    Dell UltraSharp series - Award-winning high-performance monitors with PremierColor (on select models) and ultrawide
    viewing: 21.5"-30"; Dell Professional series monitors available: 17"-24". Dell Single Monitor Arm and Dual Monitor Stand.

    Dell Smartcard Keyboard; Dell Business Multimedia Keyboard

    Dell USB Optical Mouse; Dell Laser USB 6-Button Mouse

    Dell 2.0 and 2.1 stereo speaker systems available; Dell sound bar for select flat-panel displays

    Dell Precision T1700 Small Form Factor (SFF) heading

    HxWxD : 11.42" x 3.65" x 12.28" / 290mm x 92.6mm x 312mm
    Bays : One internal 3.5" bay (supports one 3.5" or two 2.5" drives); one external slimline optical bay
    Slots : One PCIe x16 Gen 3; one PCIe x4 (open ended) wired x4

Storage Devices

  • Mini tower: up to two 3.5" or four 2.5" SATA drives

    Small form factor: one 3.5" or two 2.5" SATA drives

    Both: Intel Smart Response Technology (SRT)*, Intel Rapid Start Technology (RST)*, Smart Connect

    Technology (SCT)* with select drives:

    SATA 6.0Gb/s 7200RPM
    Up to 2.0TB

    SATA 6.0Gb/s 10k RPM
    Up to 500GB

    SATA 6.0Gb/s SSD
    Up to 256GB

    Self Encrypting Drive (SED)*
    500GB (Coming Soon)

    Storage Controller

    Integrated: Intel Rapid Storage Technology supporting SATA 6Gb/s and host based RAID 0/1/5/10


  • Limited Hardware Warranty*, Standard 1-year On Site Service after Remote Diagnosis*
    Optional: Optional Dell ProSupport and Dell ProSupport with Mission Critical offers premium support from expert technicians
    and 24x7 global availability and same day business response options for mission critical situations*.


  • Trusted Platform Module 1.2 (TPM 1.2); Intrusion switch; Setup/BIOS Password; I/O Interface Security; Kensington® lock slot,
    Padlock ring, lockable power supply; Dell Data Protection (DDP): DDP | Security Tools for advanced authentication; DDP |
    Protected Workspace for malware; DDP | Encryption for data protection


  • Dell Precision T1700 Mini Tower (MT)
    365W 90% efficient (80 Plus® Gold Certified); 290W 65% efficient

    Dell Precision T1700 Small Form Factor (SFF)
    255W 90% efficient (80 Plus® Gold Certified); 255W 65% efficient


  • Environmental and Regulatory

    ENERGY STAR® 5.2 configurations available including optional 80 PLUS® registered Gold power supplies; EPEAT® registered
    (see epeat.net for specific registration rating/status by country); China CECP; GS Mark. For a complete listing of declarations
    and certifications, see Dell’s regulatory and compliance homepage

    Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
    Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
    Dell and the Environment

    Warranty and Support Services

    Limited Hardware Warranty*, Standard 1-year On Site Service after Remote Diagnosis*
    Optional: Optional Dell ProSupport and Dell ProSupport with Mission Critical offers premium support from expert technicians and 24x7 global availability and same day business response options for mission critical situations*.
Dell ProSupport* provides direct access to ProSupport engineers who provide help for hardware and software challenges 24x7. Plus, Dell SupportAssist technology remotely monitors PCs and tablets, provides notifications for issues that arise and automatically creates a case to resolve them. When necessary, Dell will provide onsite* support to ensure repairs are done quickly and conveniently.

Accidents happen, and with Dell’s Accidental Damage Service* you can reduce the downtime. We’ll repair a laptop damaged by an electrical surge, liquid spill or drop.
Customization and setup

Deployment services
Our end-to-end deployment services are designed to simplify and accelerate the customization and utilization of your new systems. Dell Deployment Services include everything from order consolidation to coordination of deployment resources.

Client migration and deployment
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Installation services
Dell provides streamlined standard installation services so you can easily choose the specific package that quickly gets new systems into the workspace and old systems out.

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Asset Recovery Services

Asset Recovery Services offers safe and environmentally appropriate disposal solutions for outdated or end-of-life IT assets. This service includes transportation, flexible logistics, equipment processing, detailed data security and environmental reports at an affordable price.


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