OptiPlex XE Desktop

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Purpose-Built Embedded Solution

POS, OEM and other environments needing a heat-tolerant, adaptable solution that supports demanding industry and retail needs.

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OptiPlex XE Desktop

Purpose-Built Design

Engineered to thrive under demanding day-to-day use, the OptiPlex XE features a purpose-built design that solves for the unique challenges of hot, dusty, small and enclosed spaces.

OptiPlex XE Desktop - Design That Fits Right In
Design That Fits Right In: Under the counter, on the desktop or inside of an enclosure: No matter what setup the job requires, the OptiPlex XE offers two form-factor options with the ability to mount in virtually any orientation required. An optional external power button provides easy access for kiosks and other enclosed-space uses.
OptiPlex XE Desktop - Ready to Take the Heat
Ready to Take the Heat: Designed to run 24x7 in enclosed spaces, the OptiPlex XE is specified to operate at ambient temperatures of up to 45° C (113° F). An optional ducting kit can boost heat tolerance up to 55° C (131° F).
OptiPlex XE Desktop - Peripheral Perfect
Peripheral Perfect: With native support for PS/2, Serial (RS-232), VGA, and up to 10 USB connections, including powered, the OptiPlex XE can support a wide variety of new and legacy peripherals.

Stability You Can Count On

The OptiPlex™ XE offers long-term system stability, customisable integrated solutions and a low total cost of ownership for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and retail/point-of-sale (POS) customers.
  • Long Purchase Lifecycle: A long purchase lifecycle (which includes the locking of key hardware and software components) helps reduce the cost and complexity normally associated with system recertification. Add optional service and support features to supplement the standard limited hardware warranty*
  • Long Managed Transitions: A long managed-transition period makes it easy to maintain a consistent work environment while planning for future deployments. 
  • Dell™ OEM Solutions: With the OptiPlex XE, Dell™ offers OEMs the option of a holistic solution that extends from custom branding and factory integration to phenomenal service and support. Contact your Dell™ representative today to build an OEM solution that meets your needs and budget.
OptiPlex XE Desktop - Built-In Management, Enhanced with Dell Services

Built-In Management, Enhanced with Dell Services

The OptiPlex XE offers superb servicing and manageability, helping to ensure that systems can be maintained with ease even when installed in enclosed spaces, retail kiosks or off-site locations.
  • Efficient Remote Management: Available Broadcom® TruManage™ technology allows IT to monitor and maintain the OptiPlex XE remotely, helping to minimize user downtime and schedule patches or updates during "off peak" hours.
  • Easy On-the-Job Maintenance: The OptiPlex XE tool-less chassis includes a tool-less power supply that makes it easy to change a power-supply unit (PSU) quickly. Dell DirectDetect™ troubleshooting LEDs allow for quick diagnosis of hardware issues without opening the chassis.
  • Built-In System Monitoring: The OptiPlex XE features a "watch-dog" timer to self-monitor features such as system boot, operating-system load and specified applications. Additional hardware-monitoring features provide notification in the event of temperature, power-on self-test (POST), fan and PSU failures.
  • Customisable Dell Services: From ready-to-use hardware customization to dedicated technical service through Dell ProSupport for IT* and Dell ProManage, Dell offers a suite of highly customisable service and support offerings throughout the PC lifecycle.

Energy-Efficient Design, Environmental Responsibility

With its energy-efficient, environmentally conscious design, the OptiPlex XE reflects the potential benefits to your operations and your bottom line.

OptiPlex XE Desktop - Energy-Conscious Features
Energy-Conscious Features: The OptiPlex XE offers Dell Energy Smart power settings (select configurations) and 88% efficient power supplies. The Dell Client Energy Savings Calculator also lets you estimate energy usage for multiple customized OptiPlex systems.
OptiPlex XE Desktop - ENERGY STAR Compliance
ENERGY STAR® Compliance: As an ENERGY STAR-compliant partner, Dell has designed select configurations of the OptiPlex XE to comply with ENERGY STAR 5.0 standards for energy efficiency.
OptiPlex XE Desktop - High Environmental Standards
High Environmental Standards: Select configurations of the OptiPlex XE qualify for an EPEAT® Gold rating. Gold is the highest standard in the Electronic Product Environment Assessment Tool (EPEAT), a set of performance criteria for evaluating electronic products' environmental attributes in both public and private sectors.

Video Card

  • 512MB ATI Radeon HD 4550, 1 DP & 1 DVI, 1 DP-DVI dongle, Low Profile
    DVI Graphics Converter Card (Low Profile)
    Low Profile 2 Port Powered Serial PCIe x1 card
    Low Profile 2 Port 12V Powered USB PCI Card
    No PCI Card For Low Height


  • Desktop:

    300W 88% Efficient PSU; Energy Star 5.0 compliant, Active PFC

    Small Form Factor:

    280W 88% Efficient PSU; Energy Star 5.0 compliant, Active PFC


  • Environmental Standards (eco-labels):
    ENERGY STAR® 5.0, EPEAT Gold, EuP, CECP, TCO 05, WEEE, Japan Energy Law, CEC, Japan Green PC, FEMP, South Korea Eco-label, EU RoHS, China RoHS

    Other Environmental Options:
    Dell Energy Smart settings (select configurations); Carbon Off-set; System Recycle (Asset Recovery Service)

    Regulatory and Environmental Compliance

    Regulatory Model (Desktop): D01D
    Regulatory Type (Desktop): D01D001
    Regulatory Model (Small Form Factor): D01S
    Regulatory Type (Small Form Factor): D01S001
    Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
    Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
    Dell and the Environment
Dell can offer, via Local Partners, a wide range of Services to suit you and your business. Extensions to the parts or exchange warranty, upgrades to any service level required, International warranty, Installation Services, and other competitive items are available. Dell can also offer Custom Factory Integration (CFI) to customise hardware settings and add Asset Services.

Please contact your Local Partner for further information.