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Dell PowerEdge R610

Dell PowerEdge R610
alaScore 83

9 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Dell PowerEdge R610. The average rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. People really like the size and usability.

design, usability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Dell PowerEdge R610 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Dave Mitchell (trustedreviews.com)

Dell PowerEdge R610

 

The Dell PowerEdge R610 is one classy rack server that delivers a remarkable range of new features.

Dell's new PowerEdge R610 is one classy rack server that delivers a remarkable range of new features, some of which are unique. It's very well-designed and offers full support for the latest Xeon 5500 Series processors plus Dell has made some huge...

Jun, 2009

Expert review by (itreviews.co.uk)

Dell - PowerEdge R610

 

Intel's 45nm Xeon 5500 (Nehalem) processor technology is something of a no-brainer, delivering an unbeatable mix of high performance and energy saving features. Server vendors have, understandably, adopted it with gusto, among them Dell, whose 11th ...

The 1U member of Dell's 11th generation PowerEdge server family is small but beautifully formed, with sockets for two Xeon 5500 (Nehalem) processors and up to 48GB of RAM. The new Dell Lifecycle controller is another key feature along with built-in...

Sep, 2009

Expert review by : Dave Mitchell (itpro.co.uk)

Dell PowerEdge R610 server review

 

HP and IBM should be very afraid. Dell's latest PowerEdge R610 - featuring Intel's new 'Nehalem' Xeon 5500 - sets new standards for rack server design. We exclusively review the new addition to the PowerEdge family.

Dell's eleventh generation PowerEdge servers raise the bar for rack server design - the new R610 simply oozes class. It delivers Intel's new 5500 Series processors in an extremely well designed chassis that's easy on the power supply, incredibly quiet...

Mar, 2009

Consumer review (dell.com)

Great Virtualization Box

 

This server is definitely a powerhouse with the current generation of Intel processors. Lots of memory slots, it helps when buying lots of memory for virtualization. Only limitation is the number of slots for adapters, but that is an acceptable...

Jan, 2010

Consumer review (dell.com)

The most quiet server ever

 

Pro: Quiet, very quiet. Con: Only 1U, small form factor drives. Does anyone know if R710 is just as quiet.

Oct, 2009

Consumer review (dell.com)

This is a Fantastic Server - Very Fast!

 

Sometimes Dell gets it right on all counts. This server is quiet, efficient, and fast! To compare I migrated a MAS200 ERP system to this server from another Dell server (Poweredge 2950 2GHZ, Quad Xeon 32-bit) This new server is 64-bit 2008 STD server...

Jun, 2009

Product Specifications

Dell's server offers world class system and image commonality and customer inspired usability. The Dell PowerEdge R610 takes advantage of Dell's system commonality; When IT managers learn one system, they have learned the logic required to manage Dell's next generation servers. The logical layout of components and power supply placement enables a simple and straight forward installation and a simplified redeployment experience in the future. In addition, Dell's latest PowerEdge servers provide a graphical and interactive LCD for system health monitoring, alerting and control of basic management configuration right in the front of the server. Customers have an AC power meter and ambient temperature thermometer built into the server which they can monitor on this display without any software tools.

Audio Output

Type: None

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Rack-mountable
Front Accessible Bays Qty:1
Hot-Swap Bays Qty:6
Manufacturer Form Factor:Rack-mountable
Server Storage Bays:Hot-swap
Server Swappable Drive Interface:SATA

Cache Memory

Installed Size:16MB/8MB
Per Processor Size:8MB

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:30.4in
Height:1.7in
Weight:39lbs
Width:19in

Display (Projector)

Type:None.

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Dell
Model:R610
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Dell PowerEdge

Mainboard

Chipset Type:Intel 5520
Data Bus Speed:1066MHz

Modem

Type: None

Networking

Data Link Protocol:Gigabit Ethernet / Fast Ethernet
Type:Network adapter

Power Device

Power Redundancy:Optional

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:2.26GHz
Installed Qty:1/2
Manufacturer:Intel
Max Supported Qty:2
Multi-Core Technology:Quad-Core
Processor Number:E5520
Server Scalability:2-way
Type:Xeon
Upgradability:Upgradable

RAM

Installed Size:12GB/6GB
Max Supported Size:96GB
Technology:DDR3 SDRAM

Service & Support

On-Site Warranty:On-site
Type:3 years warranty

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Interface Type:Serial ATA-300

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:160GB
OS Certified:Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.2 / SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP2 / SunSoft Solaris 10 / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 / SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 / Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 / Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2008 Standard Edition SP2 / Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3 / Microsoft Windows Web Server 2008 / Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Datacenter x64 Edition / Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Enterprise x64 Edition / Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Standard x64 Edition / Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2008 Premium / Microsoft Windows Essential Business Server 2008 Premium / Microsoft Windows Essential Business Server 2008 Standard / Microsoft Windows HPC Server 2008
Recommended Use:Corporate business / Small business
Type:Server

Video Memory

Installed Size:8MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Matrox MGA G200