Data Sheet

The high-density rack server
NEC Express5800/R120d-1E
Powerful and Green
The Express5800/R120d-1E, a small footprint server, provides
exceptional performance, scalability, and enterprise-class
availability. This server offers large-capacity hard drives and
memory in a small space to support growth of your business.
NEC’s industry-leading system cooling technology enables
operation at 40-degree Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) to reduce
power consumption by minimizing cooling requirements.
cooling requirements.
High-density Compute Power
The Express5800/R120d-1E, an Intel® processor-based
dual-socket 1U rack server, is perfect for high-performance
and high-density data requirements. To keep your business
running during a system error, it supports various redundant
components in addition to remote management functions.
Suitable for small- to medium-sized businesses, datacenter
virtualization, and collaboration applications.
NEC Express5800/R120d-1E
High Performance
Superior Energy Efficiency
• Supports the Intel® Xeon® E5-2400
product family 8-core processor
for maximum energy efficiency and
Simplified Manageability
• 80 PLUS® Platinum certified power supply
• Selectable power supply units (450 Watt
or 800 Watt) and cold-standby mode
maximize AC/DC efficiency for any size
• Up to 384 GB memory - perfect for
consolidation of business application
servers or desktop virtualization at SMBs
• Standard with NEC’s unique setup tool,
the EXPRESSBUILDER, to enable auto
OS installation on a 2-minute manual
setting without technical skills
• NEC’s cooling technology and intelligent
fan control minimize power consumption
for cooling
• RAID controller with CacheCade™
technology and a dual-core I/O processor
for significant reduction in I/O latency
• EXPRESSSCOPE Engine 3 supports
remote management in a secure
communication environment without any
special software
Hardware Specification
Form factor / height
1U Rack
Number of processors
1 to 2
Intel® Xeon®
Intel® Xeon®
Intel® Xeon®
Intel® Xeon®
Intel® Xeon®
Intel® Xeon®
Intel® Xeon®
Processor E5-2403 (1.80 GHz/4-core/10 MB)
Processor E5-2407 (2.20 GHz/4-core/10 MB)
Processor E5-2420 (1.90 GHz/6-core/15 MB)*
Processor E5-2430 (2.20 GHz/6-core/15 MB)
Processor E5-2430L (2 GHz/6-core/15 MB)
Processor E5-2450 (2.10 GHz/8-core/20 MB)
Processor E5-2470 (2.30 GHz/8-core/20 MB)*
* 2.5-inch drive model only
Memory type
Memory slots
Maximum memory
384 GB
Storage type
Hot plug 2.5-inch SAS and SATA HDD, Hot plug 2.5-inch SAS SSD
Hot plug 3.5-inch SATA HDD
Maximum internal drive bays
6 to 8 2.5-inch with optional drive cage, 4 3.5-inch
Maximum internal storage
16 TB
Removable media
1 bay for optical drive
Expansion slots
1 PCIe x16 Gen 3, 1 PCIe x4 Gen 2 1 PCIe x8 Gen 3 for a RAID controller
Video (VRAM)
Integrated in the server management controller (32 MB)
4 1000BASE-T plus 1 100BASE-TX for management
Maximum power consumption
522 VA / 512 Watt (at 100 VAC)
Redundant power supply
Optional, hot plug
Redundant cooling fan
Standard, non-hot plug
Power supplies
450 Watt, 800 Watt
Systems management
2 VGA, 1 to 2 serial, 6 USB 2.0 (plus 3 internal USB 2.0), 4 LAN, 1 management LAN
Dimensions (W x D x H) and maximum weight
439.8 x 682.1 x 43.4 mm / 17.3 x 26.9 x 1.7 in / 18 kg / 39.68 lbs.
Temperature and humidity conditions
* In specific configurations, the operable ambient temperature is up to 35°C/95°F
Operating systems and
virtualization software
Operating: 10 to 40* °C / 50 to 104* °F, 20 to 80%, Non-operating: -10 to 55 °C / 14 to 131 °F, 20 to 80%
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2003 R2, Standard Edition / Enterprise Edition
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2003 R2, Standard x64 Edition / Enterprise x64 Edition
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 Standard / Enterprise
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 Standard (x64) / Enterprise (x64)
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2 Standard / Enterprise
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 Standard / Datacenter
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 5
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 6
VMware® ESX™ 4
VMware® ESX™i 5
Note : For Linux support, go to the NEC website at, or contact our sales representative
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Cat. No. E99-13040003E
R120d-1E April 2013
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