Dell PowerEdge R730 32GB RAM 300GB HDD 2.3 GHz Xeon Processor 2U Rack Server

QuickFind: 708573 Mfr part code: R730-3514
  • Product Form Factor: Rack-mountable 2U
  • Hot-Swap Bays Qty: 16
  • CPU: Intel Xeon E5-2650V3 / 2.3 GHz
  • Number of Cores: 10-core
  • For more options see below description

Product Description

Dell PowerEdge R730 32GB RAM 300GB HDD 2.3 GHz Xeon Processor 2U Rack Server

Solutions Team

The PowerEdge R730 excels at a wide range of very demanding workloads for midsized and large enterprises, such as data warehouses, e-commerce, virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), databases and high-performance computing HPC) as a data node. When configured with 3.5" drives, the R730 provides up to 48TB of rapidly accessed storage for databases, business intelligence and HPC applications.

Deliver peak performance
Drive peak compute performance across a variety of workloads with the Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v3 product family and state-of-the-art DDR4 memory. Boost data access for applications with up to 16 x 12Gbps SAS drives and high-performance dual RAID. Take advantage of advanced accelerators and GPUs to maximize performance in HPC, VDI and imaging environments.

Discover greater versatility
With 24 DIMMs of high-capacity, low-power DDR4 memory, seven PCI Express® (PCIe) 3.0 expansion slots and highly scalable local storage, the R730 is extremely flexible. Create a dense, resource-rich virtualization environment with up to 16 2.5" drives. Combine that with the R730's GPU capability to save infrastructure costs and consolidate management operations in a scalable and centralized virtual desktop environment. The GPU option also makes the R730 an excellent choice as a midrange medical imaging solution.

Maximize operational efficiency
PowerEdge servers let you construct and manage highly efficient infrastructures for data centers and small businesses. Accelerate time-to-production with automated deployment processes that use fewer manual steps and reduce the potential for error. Improve IT productivity with innovative at the- server management tools like iDRAC Direct and iDRAC Quick Sync to deliver in-depth system health status and speed deployment, Optimize data center energy usage with improved performance-per-watt and more granular control of power and cooling.

Innovative management with intelligent automation
The Dell OpenManage systems management portfolio includes innovative solutions that simplify and automate essential server lifecycle management tasks - making IT operations more efficient and Dell servers the most productive, reliable and cost effective. Leveraging the incomparable agent-free capabilities of the PowerEdge embedded integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC) with Lifecycle Controller technology, server deployment, configuration and updates are streamlined across the OpenManage portfolio and through integration with third-party management solutions.

Monitoring and control of Dell and third-party data center hardware is provided by OpenManage Essentials and with anytime, anywhere mobile access, through OpenManage Mobile. OpenManage Essentials now also delivers Server Configuration Management capabilities that automate one-many PowerEdge bare-metal server and OS deployments, quick and consistent replication of configurations and ensure compliance to a predefined baseline with automated drift detection.

Memory Options available up to 384 GB, add QF 712290 for additional 8GB or for 16GB add QF 712266.

Hard drive options available, add QF 708415 for 500GB or for 1TB add QF 712267.

OS options recommended are QF 656744 for Server 2012 R2 Essentials ROK or QF 706726 for Server 2012 R2 Standard ROK

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Technical Specification

Dell PowerEdge R730 32GB RAM 300GB HDD 2.3 GHz Xeon Processor 2U Rack Server

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Limited warranty - 3 years - response time: next business day
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 3 years - response time: next business day


Memory Specification Compliance PC4-17000
RAM Supported PC4-17000 - 384 GB registered - ECC ¦ PC4-17000 - 768 GB Load-Reduced - ECC
Installed Size 32 GB / 384 GB (max)
Technology DDR4 SDRAM - ECC
Rated Memory Speed 2133 MHz
Form Factor DIMM 288-pin

Expansion / Connectivity

Slots 2 (total) / 0 (free) x CPU ¦ 24 DIMM 288-pin ¦ 3 PCIe 3.0 x16 - low-profile (x8 mode) ¦ 2 PCIe 3.0 x16 - full-length, full-height ¦ 1 PCIe 3.0 x16 - full-length, full-height (x8 mode)
Interfaces 2 x USB 3.0 ¦ 2 x VGA (1 front, 1 rear) ¦ 1 x USB 2.0 ¦ 1 x serial ¦ 4 x LAN (Gigabit Ethernet)
Bays 16 (total) / 15 (free) x hot-swap 2.5"

Processor / Chipset

Chipset Type Intel C612
CPU Intel Xeon E5-2650V3 / 2.3 GHz
Max Turbo Speed 3 GHz
Number of Cores 10-core
CPU Qty 2
Max CPU Qty 2
CPU Upgradability Upgradable
Processor Main Features Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2
CPU Socket LGA2011-v3 Socket


Device Type Power supply - hot-plug
Power Redundancy Yes
Power Redundancy Scheme 1+1
Installed Qty 2
Max Supported Qty 2
Power Provided 750 Watt

Operating System / Software

OS Provided No operating system

Dimensions & Weight

Width 48.2 cm
Depth 75.58 cm
Height 8.73 cm
Weight 18.9 kg

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 10 °C
Max Operating Temperature 35 °C
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 80% (non-condensing)


Type Server
Product Form Factor Rack-mountable - 2U
Server Scalability 2-way
Hot-Swap Bays Qty 16

Cache Memory

Installed Size 50 MB
Cache Per Processor 25 MB

Hard Drive

Type HDD - hot-swap
Capacity 1 x 300 GB

Storage Controller

Type 1 x RAID - integrated
Controller Interface Type SAS 12Gb/s
Storage Controller Name Dell PERC H730
RAID Level RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10, RAID 50, RAID 60
Buffer Size 1 GB

Optical Storage

Type No optical drive


Monitor Type None.

Graphics Controller

Type Integrated
Graphics Processor Matrox G200eR2
Video Memory 16 MB
Video Interfaces VGA


Type Integrated
Ethernet Controller Broadcom BCM5720
Data Link Protocol Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet
Remote Management Controller Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 8 Express (iDRAC8)

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