Dell Workstation Reliability Tags: CPUs Workstations Dell Product Last response: February 3, 2013 6:10 AM in CPUs Share melvinp January 30, 2013 11:43:16 AM Hello, I am looking for an estimate of the reliaiblity of the Dell Workstation Precision R5500 in operating hours. Does anybody have any insight, after numerous calls to Dell with no success. More about : dell workstation reliability maxicusdagreat February 2, 2013 6:08:49 AM You know it's a nice machine. My fathers office runs a server off of one and we find no lag, it's very fast, it's got SO much memory, and it's something I recommend to anyone in the workstation buying business. m 0 l montosaurous a b à CPUs February 3, 2013 1:37:37 AM You could probably build it yourself for less, as well have it last longer and have easier upgrades. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer maxicusdagreat February 3, 2013 6:10:36 AM montosaurous said:You could probably build it yourself for less, as well have it last longer and have easier upgrades. What Montosaurous says is true, you could have a better workstation for less. Just check this out. This is an amazing workstation. It's breathtaking to me... PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($229.99 @ Microcenter) CPU Cooler: NZXT Kraken X40 98.3 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($99.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: MSI Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($152.86 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($84.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 3TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($137.98 @ SuperBiiz) Storage: Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($181.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: PNY Quadro 4000 2GB Video Card ($700.68 @ Amazon) Case: NZXT Source 210 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($45.98 @ Newegg) Power Supply: SeaSonic 760W 80 PLUS Platinum Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($168.98 @ SuperBiiz) Optical Drive: Asus BC-12B1ST/BLK/B/AS Blu-Ray Reader, DVD/CD Writer ($56.23 @ Amazon) Total: $1859.67 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-03 03:09 EST-0500) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDell-Brand Hard Drive Reliability Forum Solveddecent agp card w/o extra power connectors, dell Workstation 450? Forum SolvedAdobe CC Premier Pro & Aftereffects Workstation – Replace or upgrade Dell XPS 8300 Forum SolvedUpgrading CPU in Dell Workstation 360 Forum SolvedDell Precision 490 Workstation can I safely use it horizontally? Forum Solveddell precision t5600 workstation not booting Forum can i use a dell server motherboard with an hp server workstation? Forum SolvedDo I go Custom Build or Dell for Workstation and next 5 years? Forum SolvedI have Dell Precision Workstation 670 But it's memory has been stolen, Forum Hp dv6 vs dell inspiron n5010 reliability Forum SolvedUpgrading a Dell Workstation Forum SolvedDell Precision 650 Workstation Forum Questions about Dell's Laptop reliability. Forum SolvedDell Inspiron 8500 laptop won't "see" more than one DIMM at a time reliably Forum Dell Workstation Video Card Upgrade worthwhile? Forum Dell Ultrasharp 32 - ok for PACS radiology home workstation? Forum Solveddell s2240l for gaming? is dell reliable brand? Forum HP XW6400 Workstation vs Dell Precision 380 Workstation Forum Dell Precision 690 workstation and ESXi 5.1 compatibility Forum Which cpu is best dell optiflex 755 or dell precision workstation 390 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !