Vostro 260 Mini Tower Desktop

intel® core™ processors

A perfect fit

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Take control of business with a hard-working desktop that’s as easy to use as it is to own. The Vostro™ 260 mini tower pairs 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ processors with the essentials you need to turn an ordinary office into a dynamic work environment.

Operating System:
Windows 7 Professional

Stay productive: Tackle your to-do list with 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ processors and Intel® HD graphics or optional discrete graphics.

Stay the course: You need to run your business, not worry about IT. That’s why Vostro 260 desktops are tested for reliability and backed by Dell’s full service support options.

Stay secure: Make sure your confidential data stays that way with built-in security features, as well as extended options that can help simplify data backup and recovery.

Vostro 260 Mini Tower Desktop





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You take care of business. Vostro has your IT covered.

Running a small business is demanding enough without having to be your own IT staff. With full-service support options behind every Vostro desktop we sell, Dell has the resources to keep you up and running smoothly.

Vostro 260
Vostro 260

Imagine having a virtual IT staff on call.

Look to Dell ProSupport* for the "how-to” help you need — from support with setting up office networks to expertise with virtualization, systems management and other complex IT areas.
Vostro 260

Do it yourself, when you want to.

No need to wait on the phone for routine troubleshooting help. With the Dell Support Center application, you get a one-stop destination for keeping your Vostro 260 in top shape.
Vostro 260

Prepare for the unexpected.

Extend your Limited Hardware Warranty* up to 3 years, and choose Accidental Damage Service* for protection against power surges, liquid spills and other hazards not covered under your Limited Hardware Warranty.*

Enjoy security that never sleeps.

Your data is your most valuable business asset. That’s why Dell offers Vostro 260 desktops with a range of specialized options to help keep your critical information safe around the clock.

Vostro 260

Relax. We’ve got your backup.

Use preinstalled Backup and Recovery Manager for routine system backups, and choose Dell DataSafe Online Backup for a robust 24/7 backup and recovery solution, no extra hardware required.
Vostro 260

Easily protect your trade secrets.

With Roxio Creator Starter software preinstalled on your Vostro 260, you can simply drag and drop files to encrypt them onto a password-protected CD, DVD or Blu-ray disc.
Vostor 260

Maintain a healthy work environment.

Securing against viruses is a 24/7 job. Thanks to free, preinstalled Trend Micro Worry-Free™ Business Security Services, threat protection comes standard on every Vostro 260.


  • Intel® Pentium® Processor G630 (2.70GHz, 1066MHz FSB, 3MB L2 Cache)
    2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i3-2120 Processor (3.3GHz, 3MB, 2C)

Operating System

  • Windows® 7 Home Basic SP1 64 bit (English)
    Windows® 7 Home Premium SP1 64 bit (English)
    Windows® 7 Professional SP1 32 bit (English)
    Windows® 7 Professional SP1 32 bit with XP Mode installed (English)
    Windows® 7 Professional SP1 64 bit (English)
    Windows® 7 Professional SP1 64 bit with XP Mode installed (English)


  • Up to 4GB* Dual Channel DDR3 SDRAM at 1333Mhz

Hard Drive

  • Up to 1000GB* SATA hard drive (7200RPM)


  • Intel® 6 Series H61 Chipset

Optical Drive

  • 16X DVD-ROM Drive
    16X CD/DVD burner (DVD+/-RW) with double layer write capability

Video Card

  • Intel HD Graphics / Intel HD Graphics 2000 (depends on the processor selected)
    1GB AMD Radeon™ HD 6450 (DVI, HDMI, VGA)
    1GB NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) GT 530 (DVI, HDMI, VGA)


  • Mini-Tower: 300W ATX, PFC with 115/230VAC line switch, 50/60 Hz

Ports, Slots & Chassis

  • Standard I/O Ports:
    Video: VGA, HDMI
    USB: 8 externally accessible USB Ports (2 front, 6 back); 2 internal USB ports
    Audio: Three back-panel connectors for line-in, line-out, microphone-in, two front-panel connectors for headphone-output and microphone-in
    Other: 1 Serial & 1 PS/2 for Keyboard and Mouse (Optional), 1 RJ-45 10/100/1000

    Expansion Slots:
    PCIe x1: 3 Slot
    PCIe x16 (Graphics): 1 Slot
    8.8cm (3.5) Bays: 2 bays ( two internal)
    13.3cm (5.25) Bays: 2 external bays

    Weight & Dimensions:
    Height: 360mm (14.17)
    Width: 175mm (6.89)
    Depth: 436.3mm (17.18)
    Weight: ~8.2 kg (18.08lb)

    Slim Tower
    Height: 360mm (14.17)
    Width: 102mm (4.02)
    Depth: 433.1mm (17.05)
    Weight: ~7.6 kg (16.76lb)


  • Trend Micro Worry Free for Small Business
    EasySafe HDD Protection Software Solution (China only)
    Physical security – Cable lock chassis security slot and padlock loop

    Backup Options:
    Dell DataSafe Online Back-up
    Dell Backup and Recovery Manager