Compact Powerhouse: Dell Precision T5500
Space-constrained multi-threaded/multitasking workstation environments, including financial analysis, professional engineering, digital video and content design.
Big performance, small footprint.Windows® 7 Professional (32-Bit OS).
Built for environments where space is at a premium, the Dell Precision™ T5500 delivers dual-socket workstation performance in a compact, quiet package.
Incredibly fast and efficient despite its size, the Dell Precision T5500 features dual-socket Inte® Xeon® architecture with Intel® QuickPath technology (in which each processor core features an integrated memory controller and high-speed interconnects), as well as support for up to 72GB* of DDR3 Registered ECC memory.
For even more stunning levels of performance, the optional NVIDIA® Tesla™ C2075 GPU card can be added, creating your own “personal supercomputer” for CUDA-enabled applications.
Incredible Graphics SupportOffering two PCIe x16 slots as well as ample power for its range of supported graphics cards, the Dell Precision T5500 works quickly to bring your complex design, animation, imaging or engineering projects to life.
Enjoy peak performance from the latest in workstation-class graphics cards: The T5500 can be equipped with your choice of professional graphics options from ATI® and NVIDIA®.
The T5500 helps ensure superb performance with excellent reliability by providing tested or certified graphics drivers for a wide selection of workstation applications.
Tuned, Tested and Turbo-ChargedDell partners with leading independent software vendors (ISVs) to certify system compatibility, ensuring that the certified workstation applications you load onto the T5500 will run gracefully right out of the box.
Dell's advanced thermal engineering and efficient processor heat sinks help to sustain Turbo Mode even under extended periods of activity.
Efficient DesignThe Dell Precision T5500 offers a high level of energy efficiency and conforms to major worldwide energy standards, including ENERGY STAR® 5.0*, EPEAT® Gold and Blue Angel (Der Blauer Engel) 2009.
Due to advanced motherboard and fan design from Dell, the T5500 provides a highly effective and energy-efficient chassis capable of operating quietly even when configured for incredibly demanding tasks.
All new Dell Precision tower workstations feature 85 percent efficient, wide-ranging power supplies for environmentally conscientious computing that doesn't sacrifice on performance.
- 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® Virtualisation Technology).
Note: Intel® TXT is not supported . Turbo Mode and HyperThreading technology on select processors.
Operating System (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro.)
- Windows Vista Business 32-Bit
Windows Vista Business 64-Bit
Windows Vista Ultimate 32-Bit
Windows Vista Ultimate 64-Bit
Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit
Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
Windows 7 Professional 32-Bit
Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS v.5.3 EM64T
- Intel® 5520 chipset
- Up to 72GB* with dual processors installed. Three channel memory architecture per processor with 1333 MHz and 1066MHz DDR3 ECC 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.
- Support for 2 PCI Express x16 Gen 2 graphics cards up to 150 watts
High End 3D:
NVIDIA Quadro® 6000
NVIDIA Quadro® 5000
NVIDIA Quadro® FX 5800
NVIDIA Quadro® FX 4800
ATI FirePro™ V7800
ATI FirePro™ V5800
NVIDIA Quadro® 4000
NVIDIA Quadro® FX 3800
NVIDIA Quadro® 2000
NVIDIA Quadro® FX 1800
ATI FirePro™ V4800
NVIDIA Quadro® FX 580
NVIDIA Quadro® NVS 420 quad monitor card
NVIDIA Quadro® NVS 295
ATI FireMV™ V2260
All graphics cards support dual monitor configurations.
GPU (Graphics Processing Unit used for High Performance Computing, no graphics output)
NVIDIA Tesla™ C1060 GPU card with 240 cores and 4GB of memory
- SATA 3.0Gb/s 7200RPM with 16MB DataBurst Cache™ 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 centralised 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.
- Tray load:
- 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 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 32Bit/ 64Bit operating systems.
- Integrated Broadcom® 5754 Gigabit Ethernet controller
2nd Gigabit port is available with the optional PCI-e Broadcom Gigabit controller card
- Integrated dual Broadcom® BCM5761 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet controllers
Optional PCoIP remote access host card to connect to Dell FX100 remote access device or VMware View client
Optional Broadcom 10 Gigabit Ethernet NIC
Optional Mellanox ConnectX-2 adapter with Virtual Protocol Interconnect (VPI) supporting InfiniBand™ & Ethernet
- 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.
(HxWxD) 44.7cm x 17.2cm x 46.8cm
(HxWxD) 17.6 x 6.8 x 18.4
Weight: 17.7 kg (39 lb)
Two internal 8.8cm (3.5) HDD bays
Two external 13.3cm (5.25) optical bays, one of which can accommodate a third HDD in desktop orientation
One external 8.8cm (3.5) flex bay for floppy drive or 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) 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
BIOS 8MB flash memory for system BIOS
SMBIOS 2.5 support
- Optional Removable Storage
CD-RW/DVD Combo, DVD-ROM, DVD+/-RW, Blu-Ray Disc™, USB media card reader
Dell 56K v.92 Data/Fax PCI modem
Trend Micro Worry-Free Business Security Services (up to 3 year subscription)
Trusted Platform Module 1.2 (TPM 1.2)
Chassis intrusion switch
I/O Interface Security
Kensington Lock slot
Internal front panel chassis lock
- 875 watt 88% (80 Plus® Silver Certified) efficient Power Factor Correcting (PFC) power supply.
- 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
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