Dell Precision T5500 Tower Workstation Desktop Computer

Dell Precision T5500 Tower Workstation Desktop Computer
Intel®  Xeon®  5600 processors with up to six-cores, 6.4GT/s (Intel QuickPath Interconnect) and 12MB shared cache and Turbo Boost Mode on select processors.
All processors are 64-bit, support Intel DBS (demand based switching) and Intel®  VT (Intel®  Virtualization Technology).
Note: Intel®  TXT is not supported. Turbo Mode and HyperThreading technology on select processors.
  Operating System
Windows®  7 Professional 32-Bit
Windows®  7 Professional 64-Bit
Windows®  7 Ultimate 32-Bit
Windows®  7 Ultimate 64-Bit
Windows®  7 Professional 32-Bit (available with XP Mode)
Windows®  7 Professional 64-Bit (available with XP Mode)
Windows®  7 Ultimate 32-Bit (available with XP Mode)
Windows®  7 Ultimate 64-Bit (available with XP Mode)
Windows Vista®  Business SP1 32-Bit
Windows Vista®  Business SP1 64-Bit
Windows Vista®  Ultimate SP1 32-Bit
Windows Vista®  Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
Red Hat®  Enterprise Linux®  WS v.5.3 64-Bit (EM64T), (Also certified with Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS v.4 64-Bit)
Red Hat®  Enterprise Linux WS v.6 (v5.3 supported)
Intel®  5520 chipset
Up to 72GB with dual processors installed. Three channel memory architecture per processor with 1333 MHz and 1066MHz DDR3 ECC Registered DIMM memory.
Up to 9 DIMM slots; 6 slots (2 per channel) on motherboard and additional 3 slots on optional 2nd processor riser card. The 2nd processor has an integrated memory controller which provides an additional 3 channels of memory bandwidth.
  Flash BIOS
BIOS 8MB flash memory for system BIOS
SMBIOS 2.5 support
Support for 2 PCI Express x16 Gen 2 graphics cards up to 150 watts
High End 3D:
NVIDIA Quadro® 6000
NVIDIA Quadro® 5000
Mid-range 3D:
ATI FireProTM V7900
ATI FireProTM V5900
NVIDIA Quadro®  4000
NVIDIA Quadro®  2000
Entry 3D:
ATI FireProTM V4800
NVIDIA Quadro®  600
Professional 2D:
NVIDIA Quadro® NVS 420 quad monitor card
NVIDIA Quadro® NVS 295
ATI FireMVTM V2260
  GPU (Graphics Processing Unit used for High Performance Computing)
NVIDIA TeslaTM  C1060 GPU card with 240 cores and 4GB of memory
NVIDIA TeslaTM  C2075- Supports Nvidia MaximusTM  technology
  Hard Drives
SATA 3.0Gb/s 7200RPM with 16MB DataBurst CacheTM  up to 2.0TB*
SATA 3.0Gb/s 7200RPM with 8MB DataBurst Cache up to 250GB*
SATA 3.0Gb/s 10K RPM with 16MB DataBurst Cache up to 600GB
SAS 15K RPM up to 600GB
Dual orientation chassis supports up to two internal drives plus a 3rd drive in flex bay (mini-tower) or optical bay (desktop). (6.0TB maximum storage capacity). Max 2 SAS HDD in desktop chassis. 4 HDD tower configuration for centralized environments is available by special order and can support up to 8.0TB and RAID 10 (with optional PERC 6/I controller) in mini-tower orientation only.
  Hard Drive Controller
The T5500 uses an integrated SATA 3.0Gb/s host controller (part of the Intel chipset) and the optional PCI-e SAS 6/ir controller supports SAS drives with host based RAID 0 or 1.
The optional PERC 6/i PCI-e SAS/SATA/SSD hardware RAID card supports RAID 0, 1, 5 (RAID 5 in mini-tower orientation only). Single RAID 0 GPT DATA volumes greater than 2TB* are available as factory installed option with the integrated controller and optional PERC 6/i RAID adapter under Windows XP64, Windows Vista and Windows 7 32Bit/ 64Bit operating systems.
  Network Controller
Integrated Broadcom®  5754 Gigabit Ethernet controller
2nd Gigabit port is available with the optional PCI-e Broadcom Gigabit controller card
  Audio Controller
Integrated High Definition Audio (Rev 1.0 Specification) implemented with a two-chip audio solution comprised of the ADI 1984a High Definition Audio CODEC and the ICH10's integrated AC97/High Definition digital controller.
Vertical minitower
Horizontal desktop
Rack mount capable with optional kit

Dimensions(Mid-Tower Chassis):
(WxHxD) 6.73" x 17.64" x 18.54" (17.1cm x 44.8cm x 47.1cm) (maximum including badge)

Two internal 3.5" HDD bays
Two external 5.25" optical bays, one of which can accommodate a third HDD in desktop orientation
One external 3.5" flex bay for media card reader or third (SATA) HDD, in mini-tower orientation.

All full length except as noted.
Two PCI-e x16 slots wired as x8 (half length)
Two PCI-e x16 Gen 2 graphics slots up to 150 watts each
One PCI-X 64bit/100MHz slot with support for 3.3v or universal cards (half length)
One PCI 32bit/33Mhz 5V slot (half length in desktop orientation)

Standard I/O Ports
(11) USB 2.0 (two on front panel, six on back panel, three internal on motherboard)
(1) serial
(1) parallel
(2) PS/2
(1) RJ-45
(1) ESATA port on back panel
Stereo line-in and headphone line-out on back panel
Microphone and headphone connector on front panel
Front and rear IEEE 1394a ports are provided with optional 1394 PCI-e card

Additional power connectors for graphics
(2) 6-pin power connectors
  Storage Devices
Optional Removable Storage
CD-RW/DVD Combo, DVD-ROM, DVD+/-RW, Blu-Ray DiscTM , USB media card reader

Optional Modem
Dell 56K v.92 Data/Fax PCI modem
Trusted Platform Module 1.2 (TPM 1.2)
Chassis intrusion switch
Setup/BIOS Password
I/O Interface Security

Kensington Lock slot
Padlock ring
Internal front panel chassis lock
  Regulatory and Environmental Compliance
Environmental standards (eco-labels) include: Energy Star® 5.0, EPEAT® registered (www.epeat.net for specific registration rating/status by country), China - CECP, Sweden - TCO’05, Germany – Blue Angel, GS Mark. For a complete listing of declarations and certifications see Dell’s regulatory and compliance homepage at www.dell.com/regulatory_compliance