Data Sheet
June 2016
The high-density rack server
NEC Express5800/R120g-1E
Key Features
• Support for the latest Intel® Xeon E5-2600 v4 product family
• Up to 1 TB of high speed DDR4 memory
• 4 PCIe slots for various needs and future expansion
• Agent-less management with improved EXPRESSSCOPE
Engine 3
• Wide range of operating ambient temperature from 5 to 45°C
(41 to 113°F)
The Express5800/R120g-1E, a high-density dual-socket 1U rack server,
offers outstanding performance, scalability, and simplified manageability
in a compact chassis. Supporting the new high-performance and energy
efficient Intel Xeon E5-2600 v4 product family, high speed DDR4-2400
memory, and up to 16 TB storage capacity, the R120g-1E is ideal for the
most demanding applications such as internet hosting services,
virtualization solutions, and mid-size database servers.
High Performance and Capability
Cost Savings Through Efficiency
Featuring the Intel Xeon Processor E5-2600 v4 product family with up
NEC’s innovative green design concepts and industry leading fan control
MHz speed, and up to 16 TB of storage capacity, the R120g-1E delivers
(113°F), therefore reducing cooling requirements. In addition, dual hot
to 14-core and 35 MB last level cache, up to 1 TB memory with 2400
an optimal balance of features at a reasonable cost for SMBs and
service providers.
Flexibility for Various Workloads
The Express5800/R120g-1E offers the enterprise-class flexibility required
to fit various workloads. Selectable integrated NIC technology enables
you to choose the appropriate LAN on Motherboard (LOM) based on
your network environment. With two PCIe Gen3 slots and a dedicated
RAID card slot, the R120g-1E offers flexible network connectivity and
secure data protection.
technology allows the R120g-1E to operate at temperatures up to 45°C
plug power supplies with cold-standby mode enable further energy
Manage easy setup and deployment with NEC EXPRESSBUILDER and
leverage easy management with NEC’s EXPRESSSCOPE Engine 3
together with NEC ESMPRO. The extensive remote management
capabilities untangle the complexities in operating and maintaining the
server to alleviate the burden of administrative tasks.
NEC Express5800/R120g-1E
Hardware Specifications
Form factor / height
1U Rack
Number of processors
1 to 2
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2603 v4 (1.70 GHz/6-core/15 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2609 v4 (1.70 GHz/8-core/20 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2620 v4 (2.10 GHz/8-core/20 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2623 v4 (2.60 GHz/4-core/10 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2630 v4 (2.20 GHz/10-core/25 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2650 v4 (2.20 GHz/12-core/30 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2650L v4 (1.70 GHz/14-core/35 MB)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2660 v4 (2 GHz/14-core/35 MB)
Memory type
Memory slots
Maximum memory
1 TB
Storage type
Hot plug 2.5-inch SAS HDD
Hot plug 2.5-inch SATA HDD
Hot plug 2.5-inch SAS SSD
Hot plug 2.5-inch SATA SSD
Maximum internal drive bays
Maximum internal storage
16 TB
Removable media
1 bay for optical drive
Expansion slots
2 PCIe x8 Gen 3 (1 optional)
1 PCIe x8 Gen 3 for a RAID controller
1 PCIe x8 Gen 3 for a flexible integrated NIC
* The slot mix changes by installing optional riser cards
Video (VRAM)
Integrated in the server management controller (32 MB)
Flexible integrated NIC plus 1 1000BASE-T for management
Redundant power supply
Optional, hot plug
Redundant cooling fan
Standard, non-hot plug
Power supplies
460 Watt, 800 Watt
100-240 VAC ± 10% 50 / 60 Hz ± 3 Hz
Systems management
2 VGA, 1 to 2 serial, 4 USB 3.0 (plus 1 internal USB 2.0), Flexible integrated NIC, 1 management LAN
Dimensions (W x D x H) and maximum 439.8 x 722.0 x 43.4 mm / 17.3 x 28.4 x 1.7 in
21 kg / 46.3 lbs.
Temperature and humidity conditions
Operating: 5 to 40 °C / 41 to 104 °F or 5 to 45°C / 41 to 113 °F (Optional), 20 to 80%
Non-operating: -10 to 55 °C / 14 to 131 °F, 20 to 80%
Operating systems and
virtualization software
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2 Standard / Enterprise
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 Standard / Datacenter
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 R2 Standard / Datacenter
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 6
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 7
VMware ® ESXi™ 5.5
VMware ® ESXi™ 6
Note: For Linux support, visit the NEC website at, or contact your sales representative
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Corporate Headquarters (Japan)
NEC Corporation
North America (USA, Canada)
NEC Corporation of America
APAC (South Asia, South East Asia, Oceania)
NEC Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.
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