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new workstation specs...looking for feedback

Question asked by Jason Raak on Feb 8, 2010
Latest reply on Feb 8, 2010 by Charles Culp

Please let me know what you think of these specs.  This workstation MAY be working in some large assemblies (for us, 500-750 part range) but will be doing very limited surfacing and work of that sort.  Any feedback will be appreciated.


Dell Precision T3500: Dell Precision T3500, CMT, Standard Power Supply
Operating System: Genuine Windows® 7 Professional, with Media, 64-bit, English
Processor: Quad Core Intel® Xeon® W3520 2.66GHz, 8M L3, 4.8GT/s, Turbo
Memory: 12GB, 1066MHz, DDR3 SDRAM, ECC (6 DIMMS)
Keyboard: Dell QuietKey Keyboard
Monitor: No Monitor
Graphics: 768MB NVIDIA® Quadro® FX 1800, DUAL MON, 2 DP & 1 DVI
Boot Hard Drive: 320GB SATA 3.0Gb/s with NCQ and 16MB DataBurst Cache
Hard Drive Configuration: C1 All SATA drives, No RAID for 1 Hard Drive
Floppy Drive and Media Card Reader Options: No Floppy Drive and No Media Card
Mouse: Dell USB 2 Button Optical Mouse
chassis configuration: Mini-Tower Chassis Configuration
CD-ROM, DVD and Read-Write Devices: 16X DVD+/-RW w/ Cyberlink PowerDVD and
Roxio Creator Dell Ed
Speakers: No Speaker option
Documentation: Documentation, English, with 125V Power Cord
Productivity Software: Microsoft® Office 2007 Basic and Adobe Acrobat 9.0 STD
Hard Drive Controller: Integrated Intel chipset SATA 3.0Gb/s controller
Energy Efficiency Option: No Energy Star
Resource DVD: Resource DVD - contains Diagnostics and Drivers
Hardware Support Services: 3 Year Basic Limited Warranty and 3 Year NBD On-Site
Quick Reference Guide: Quick Reference Guide, English
Shipping Packaging Options: Shipping Material for System
Windows 7 Upgrade Program Info: Windows 7 Upgrade Web Site