Dell Precision T1500 Tower Workstation Desktop

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Dell Precision T1500: Performance And Value

Running workstation-class applications on a tight budget.

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Dell Precision T1500 Tower Workstation Desktop






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Dell Precision T1500 - At a Glance

At a Glance

Looking for a cost-effective system to drive your Computer Aided Design productivity? The Dell Precision T1500 boasts workstation-class professional graphics card options, yet offers a cost-effective combination of technologies designed to help make the most of ever tightening budgets.

Peace of Mind

  • Now you can have the reassurance of a workstation that is certified to run one of the most popular CAD applications while offering the value of a mainstream business desktop.
  • The Dell Precision T1500 offers a choice of ATI FirePro® and NVIDIA Quadro® cards and, with it, peace of mind when running AutoCAD on a complete, tested system.
  • Unlike their consumer counterparts, professional graphics cards from ATI® and NVIDIA® are designed to deliver accurate 3D CAD model views and accelerated OpenGL® performance, and are tested in Dell Precision workstations for use with leading applications.

Advanced Technology

Dell Precision T1500 - Intel®  Core® i7 processors
Lightning-fast application performance and excellent productivity for users of demanding applications comes from the Intel® Core® i7 processors and chipset technology linked with fast 1333MHz DDR3 memory.
Dell Precision T1500 - Professional Graphics Cards
Interactive and responsive work comes from the professional graphics cards that take advantage of amazing bandwidth of the PCI Express Generation 2 graphics slot.
Dell Precision T1500 - Data Backup
Important data files can be loaded and stored rapidly, or backed up locally, using an optional second hard drive and RAID 0 or 1.


Dell Precision T1500 - Compact
Dell Precision T1500 - Compact Chassis Design
The T1500 offers a compact uATX chassis design that delivers on performance while operating quietly.
Dell Precision T1500 - Small Tower Workstation
This unobtrusive, small tower workstation is easy to position in an office and delivers the compute performance required.
Dell Precision T1500 - Quiet Operation
Its quiet operation helps to provide an environment where creativity and interactivity can thrive.


  • Intel® H57 chipset

Video Card

  • Entry 3D:
    ATI FirePro™ V4800
    NVIDIA® Quadro® FX 580
    NVIDIA® Quadro® FX 380

    Professional 2D:
    NVIDIA® Quadro® NVS 295
    ATI FirePro™ 2260
    All graphics cards support dual monitor configurations

Drive Controllers

  • Integrated Intel SATA 3.0Gb/s controller supports RAID 0 or 1

Network Controller

  • Integrated Broadcom® 57780 Gigabit Ethernet controller
    2nd Gigabit port is available with the optional Broadcom® 5761 PCI-E card

Sound Card

  • 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.


  • Dimensions

    (W x H x D): 6.69" x 14.58" x 17.08" (17.0cm x 37.04cm x 43.38cm)


    Two internal 3.5" HDD bays
    Two external 5.25" optical bays
    One external 3.5" bay


    Slot 1: PCI-e x16 Gen 2 (half length)
    Slot 2: PCI-e x1 Gen 2 (3/4 length)
    Slot 3: PCI 32bit/33Mhz 5V slot (3/4 length)
    Slot 4: PCI 32bit/33Mhz 5V slot (3/4 length)

    Standard I/O Ports

    (12) USB 2.0 (four on front panel, six on back panel, two internal)
    (1) IEEE 1394a (one rear when optional 1394 card is installed in PCI slot)
    (1) serial
    (2) PS/2
    (1) RJ-45
    Stereo line-in and headphone line-out on back panel
    Microphone and headphone (mutes rear line-out) connector on front panel

Storage Devices

  • Optional Removable Storage

    DVD-ROM, DVD+/-RW, Blu-ray disc® , USB media card reader

    Optional Modem

    Dell 56K v.92 Data/Fax PCI modem


  • Software

    Trend Micro Worry-Free Business Security Services (up to 3 year subscription)
    Setup/BIOS Password
    I/O Interface Security


    Kensington Lock
    Internal front panel chassis lock


  • 350 Watt 65% efficient power supply

Dell ProSupport*

Professional, proactive and proven support services designed to address the technology challenges you face today.

Dell ProSupport starts with the Dell ProSupport for IT service model designed for IT professionals like you. Dell ProSupport for IT provides:
  • 7x24 Direct access to Dell Expert Centers
  • Fast-track dispatch for Dell-certified technicians
  • Escalation management through Dell’s Global Command Centers

Next, Dell ProSupport Options align to the way you use technology – rapidly responding to your needs, helping protect your investment, your productivity and your sensitive data, and providing proactive support services designed to reduce the risk and complexity of managing your infrastructure.

Specialised Onsite Options - Allows you to augment your daily IT management or tap into specific technical expertise for critical projects when needed. Recommended options for desktops include:
  • Dell ProSupport Onsite Diagnosis
  • On-site Delivery Manager
  • Onsite Service Escalation Manager
Keep Your Hard Drive - Enables you to maintain control over your sensitive data by retaining a defective hard drive while receiving a replacement hard drive under the limited hardware warranty*. Enterprise-Wide Contract – Provides advanced proactive capabilities through:
  • Designated Service Delivery Manager
  • Performance benchmarking and custom reporting
  • Planning and assessments

Customisation and Set-Up

Deployment Services
Our end-to-end deployment services are designed to simplify and accelerate the customisation and utilisation of your new systems. Dell Deployment Services include everything from order consolidation to coordination of deployment resources.
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Client Migration and Deployment
Dell Managed Deployment Services are for customers who need a comprehensive, end -to-end deployment solution. Managed deployments are useful within complex logistical environments which require a single point of contact.
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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.

Microsoft® Windows Vista® Assessment and Dell Deployment
Dell can help you assess your PC deployment process and recommend ways in which you can improve efficiency, reduce complexity, and maximise the return on your IT investment.

Asset Recovery Services

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.


Dell offers comprehensive training services which include hardware and software training, as well as PC skills and professional development classes. Our flexible approach allows you to tailor classes to the needs and busy schedules of your employees with instructor led classrooms or virtual courses, and even self-directed on-line options. Dell training can help improve system reliability, maximise productivity, and reduce end user requests and downtime.


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