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Dell Poweredge R515

Dell Poweredge R515
alaScore 83

3 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews of Dell Poweredge R515. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Dell Poweredge R515 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Samara Lynn (

Dell PowerEdge R515


With lots of management and administration capabilities, two capable processors, and lots of storage, the R515 adds enterprise-class features to an SMB's datacenter.

Scalable storage. Decent price for its capabilities. Remote management and granular configuration options available.

Management options and utilities could be better organized. I/O performance not as robust as expected.

Mar, 2011

Expert review by: Dave Mitchell (

Dell PowerEdge R515 review


Dell's new PowerEdge R515 is the first Opteron 4100 powered rack server to market. It has impressive storage credentials and a comparatively low price. In this exclusive review we find out whether it's a Xeon beater.

Dell is currently the only vendor to have AMD Opteron 4100-based rack servers and the R515 shows these processors off to their best ability. It’s better value than most 2U Xeon 5600 servers, has a commendably low power consumption and the range of...

Feb, 2011

Product Specifications


Energy Star certified: Yes


Chassis type:Rack
Optical Drive Type: No

Energy Management

Power supply:750
Redundant power supply (RPS) support: Yes

Expansion Slots

PCI Express x4 slots:3
PCI Express x8 slots:1


Maximum graphics adapter memory:8


Internal memory:16
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:256
Memory slots:8


Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
LAN controller:Broadcom BCM5716

Other Features

L3 cache:8


L3 cache:8
Maximum number of SMP processors:2
Number of processors installed:2
Processor:4228 HE
Processor cache:8
Processor cores:6
Processor family:AMD Opteron
Processor frequency:2.8
Processor Manufacturer:AMD


Maximum storage capacity:25
Total Storage Capacity:1000