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Dell Poweredge R200

Dell Poweredge R200
alaScore 81

14 reviews

Apr, 2014

  • No negative mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews from magazines and websites. Comments about the usability and value for money are generally positive.

value for money, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Dell Poweredge R200 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 14 reviews)

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Entry-level IIS Server

 

Our R200 is configured with an Intel Xeon Quad-Core X3360 2.83GHz Processor, 8GB RAM, and two 300GB SAS HDDs in a RAID 1 array. My family has been using it for hosting websites and an email service. We operate a Web Hosting Service with a Home Office...

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Worth the money!

 

3 Of these were less the one of our 1900's and will run 2 times the virtual machines!

Small, low noise, good power for the cost

Memory limited to 8 gigs

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R200 review

 

Good for general purpose server.

Great unit, easy setup, very quiet for a 1U server. Used as a web content gateway filter

None that I can think of

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Consumer review by:

R200

 

Inexpensive but fairly powerful. It's not the 1950 by any means, but for the applications where I'm using these, I didn't need it to be

Consumer review by:

No AHCI- ATA mode only

 

Why disable AHCI?

The machine is well built, power efficient with the Intel processor, quiet and has pleasant management features like the virtual console and PXE booting

There is no AHCI mode for the SATA controller even though the chipset supports it. Under Linux this means you cannot hotplug the SATA devices

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This is dell's fastest 1U poweredge!

 

Would be great if Dell would support higher speed CPUs.

The R200's use of non-registered memory gives memory intensive programs a 10-25% boost over the PE 1950. I have tested a PE 1950 III with two 3.16GHz quad-core Xeons against a R200 with one 2.83GHz quad-core Xeon using a memory intensive program that...

The maximum Xeon supported is a quad core 2.83 GHz. I am hoping Dell supports higher speeds with updated Bios

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ideal server for DNS, Web or similar services

 

Purchased this server for a client for a special purpose & the install went perfect, no problems at all with drivers, USB keyboard, USB DVD Drive. i only thing i didnt like was that the hard drive is mounted upside down. Technically speaking, this...

length wise, short

none i can think of

Product Specifications

Configuration

DVD Writer: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: No

Connectivity

Bluetooth: No
Card Reader: No
Firewire: No
TV Output: No
Wireless LAN: No

Display

Aspect Ratio:Not Applicable
True Resolution:Not Applicable

General Features

Digital Entertainment Platform:Not Applicable
Media Centre Edition: No
RAM Type:DDR2 SDRAM
Type:PC Server

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:ATI
GPU Model (Graphic Card):ES1000
OnBoard Graphic Chip:OnBoard Graphic

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel / Unknown
Chipset Type:3200 / Unknown
Hyper Threading: No
Processor:Pentium / Xeon
Processor Brand:Intel
Processor Number:E2220 / X3360
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