Dell PowerEdge R530

R530 Server

This server is a 2 socket 2U mainstream rack server with accelerated performance from the Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 v3 product family. The system has 12 DIMM slots for DDR4 memory along with 8 3.5” hard drives for greater data storage options. With the R530 you get five PCLe 3.0 slots, and an embedded integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 8 for your convenience and to improve performance.


Processor: Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 v3 and E5-2600 v4 product family

Number of Processor Slots: 2

Cache: 2.5MB per core; core options: 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 18

Chipset: Intel C610

Memory: Up to 384GB (12 DIMM slots, 6 per processor): 4GB/8GB/16GB/32GB DDR4 up to 2400MT/s, actual memory speed dependent on the processor capability.

I/O Slots: Up to 5 x PCIe Slots:

  • 3 x PCIe 3.0
  • 2 x PCIe 2.0

Raid Controllers:

  • Internal controllers: PERC S130 (SW RAID), PERC H330, PERC H730, PERC H730P
  • External HBAs (RAID): PERC H830
  • External HBAs (non-RAID): 12Gbps SAS HBA

Drive Bays: Up to 8 x 3.5" SAS, SATA, nearline SAS, SSD drives

Storage: Up to 64TB

Embedded Nic: 4 x 1GbE LOM

Power Supply: 495W, 750W, 1100W hot-plug PSU; -48V DC 1100W hot-plug PSU; 450W cabled PSU.

Remote Managememt:

  • iDRAC8 with Lifecycle Controller, iDRAC8 Express (default)
  • iDRAC8 Enterprise (upgrade) 8GB vFlash media (upgrade)
  • 16GB vFlash media (upgrade) iDRAC Quick Sync

Dimensions: Up to 62 Lbs, 3.41'' x 18.99'' x 25.43'' (H x W x D)