PowerEdge XR2 Industrial Rack Server

Intel® Xeon™

Bringing compute to the source

Built from the ground up for harsh environments, its compact size features Intel® Xeon® SP processors and is certified for military and marine use.

PowerEdge XR2


Expand your compute outside the data center.

Expand your compute outside the data center.

Built from the ground up for harsh environments, its rackable compact size takes less space and is certified* to withstand shock, vibration, dust, humidity, and EMI for both military and maritime applications*. And with worldwide support and world-class supply chain excellence, whoever you are and wherever you go, you can take rugged with you.
Build your company recognition as a rugged server provider.

Build your company recognition as a rugged server provider.

Showcase your logo on this OEM Ready rugged PowerEdge server today and expand your brand presence using an industry leading product proven to drive performance and customer satisfaction.

Rugged and ready for use outside the data center.

Temperature resilient

Temperature resilient

Operates in temperatures of up to 45 degrees C° (113F°) and can withstand up to 55 degrees C° for up to eight hours*. It is also certified for telecom and military applications outside of historically controlled environments like a data center*.
Shock resistant

Shock resistant

Built from the ground up for harsh environments its rackable compact size is smaller than mainstream servers and exceeds certifications in shock, vibration, dust, humidity, and EMI for both military and maritime*.
Minimal footprint

Minimal footprint

Our first rugged 1U short-depth server that uses software-defined storage in space-constrained Installations*. Deliberately designed to take the hardest conditions head-on, the new PowerEdge XR2 features the latest Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors and brings together rugged and compute in a smaller footprint server*.

Dell EMC offers complete end-to-end services

Optimizing the IT lifecycle is vital. We have expert services* for all lifecycle phases that save you time and resources, reduce effort, and improve your IT experience.
ProSupport Enterprise Suite

ProSupport Enterprise Suite

Gain the freedom to focus on your business transformation with the support expertise and insights Dell EMC is known for across the globe. Choose the right support based on the criticality of specific systems with available automated predictive analysis, collaborative third-party assistance and service account management.


ProDeploy Enterprise Suite helps you get more out of technology starting on day one. Trust our experts to lead deployments from basic hardware installations through planning, configuration and complex integrations. Our complete suite of deployment services and professional certifications helps you achieve business outcomes today and tomorrow.
Training and Certification

Training & Certification

Education Services offers an expansive suite of training services with multiple delivery methods, including instructor-led, self-paced online and virtual instructor-led training. With comprehensive and flexible training programs, we make it easy to ensure your staff has the skills they need to successfully manage and utilize your new technology to its full potential.


Consulting services give expert guidance to help you grow, optimize and transform your IT environment at your own pace and budget. We employ a broad range of certified consultants and engineers, backed by program management teams, who can deliver deep technical expertise. We give you the confidence that your project will be done right and on time.


  • Up to 2x150W Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors or one 150W Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor


  • 1 x NVIDIA T4 GPU Supported in High Performance Chassis


  • DIMM Speed: Up to 2667MT/s DDR4 DIMMs
    Memory Type: RDIMMs/LRDIMMs
    Memory Module Slots: 16
    Maximum RAM: Up to 2TB

Hard Drive

  • Up to 8 x 2.5 hot-plug SAS, SATA SSD in classic chassis
    Up to 4 x 2.5" hot-plug SAS, SATA SSD and up to 4 x 2.5" hot-plug NVMe drives in new High Performance Chassis

Storage Controllers

  • Internal controllers: PERC H330, PERC H730P, HBA330

Power Supplies

  • Redundant hot swap 550W power supplies

Dimensions & Weight

  • Chassis width: 17.08" (434.00mm)
    Chassis depth: 21.4" (548mm) (2.5" HHD config)
    Chassis empty weight: 7.8Kg / 17.2 lb
    Chassis min config weight: 11.5Kg / 25.2lb
    Chassis max weight: 13 Kg / 28.6 lb


  • Optional OEM debranded or rebranded bezel to showcase your logo


  • TPM 1.2/2.0 optional Cryptographically signed firmwareSecure Boot
    System LockdownSecure Erase Integrated Common Access Card Reader

Recommended Support

  • Dell EMC Pro Support


  • Front ports:
    1 Video
    1 eSATA,
    1 USB 2.0,dedicated iDRAC Direct Micro-USB
    Rear ports:
    1 Video
    1 serial
    2 USB 3.0, dedicated iDRAC network port
    Video card:
    1 VGA


  • Form factor: Rack (1U)

Network Controller

  • Integrated Broadcom 5720 2 x 1Gb LOM plus optional LOM Riser
    LOM Riser Options:
    Broadcom 5720 2x 1Gb
    Broadcom57416 2 x 10Gb Base-T
    Broadcom 57416 2 x 10Gb SFP+
    Broadcom 2 x 25Gb SFP+


  • IPMI 2.0 compliant
    iDRAC9 with Lifecycle Controller (Express, Enterprise)
    Quick Sync 2 wireless module optional

Rack Support

  • Static Rails, optional Rugged Sliding Rails

I/O Expansion Slots

  • Up to 2 PCIe Gen3 x16 slots