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. 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. 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) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSeagate and Western Digital Reliability ForumUpgrading Power Supply Dell T3400 Workstation 875W Forum3D workstation - First Timer Step-by-Step ForumReliability of DIY PC's? ForumAutoCAD13 2D drafting workstation ForumHigh-End personal Workstation Guidance ForumBuild Workstation for 3D max rendering... ForumXeon E5-1650 HP Workstation VS i7 3930K Custom PC ForumNeed a fast, minimalist photographer's workstation - speed & stability ForumDesktop Computer Reliability Forum~$4000 Need Help Building Highend Workstation . ForumBudget Home Graphics Workstation Recomnendations Forum£1200/($2000) High-End Workstation upgrade ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... ForumDell 3000 monitor is blank ForumDell computer studio 540 power supply replacement ForumProblem of dell optiplex to power up ForumDell inspiron 620 processor replacement ForumDell XPS Case Mod ForumDell XPS 9000 / 435T Card Reader Upgrade More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !