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Teardown: HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen

21 December 2016
The following is an overview of a teardown analysis conducted by IHS Benchmarking.

The HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 is a small and quiet server that is ideal for micro and small businesses looking to build their first IT server environment. HPE MicroServer Gen8 helps businesses get a server that provides better and secured access to data and more efficiency in operations, while driving down their operating expenses.

Summary points:

Ultra Micro Tower Server

Intel® Pentium® G2020T (2.5GHz/2-core/3MB/35W) Processor

Intel® C204

Supports 4 HDDs

HP iLO Management Engine

Target market: Enterprise

Released: Unknown

Pricing: $429.99 with Intel G1610T CPU. Pricing for G2020T not found.

Availability: Global

Total cost (direct materials and manufacturing): $253.77

Major Components:

  • CPU, Intel Pentium G2020T, Dual-Core, 2.5GHz, 64-Bit, 3MB Cache, 5GT/s, 22nm − MFG: INTEL CORP. - MPN: CM8063701444601SR10G
  • Platform Controller Hub, Intel C204 Chipset, 32nm − MFG: INTEL CORP. − MPN: BD82C204SLJ4H
  • Switching Power Supply, 140W, Output: +3.3V/5A, +5V/10A, +12V/11A, +5VSB/2A − MFG: DELTA ELECTRONICS INC. − MPN: DPS-150AB-5 A
  • Enclosure, Main, Chassis, 11 Pieces Stamped/Formed Electro-Galvanized Steel, 9 Pieces Stamped/Formed Stainless Steel, 107 Rivets, 27 Clinch Points, w/2 Pressed − In Metal Studs
  • Lights-Out Management Processor − MFG: HEWLETT PACKARD CO. − MPN: 610107-002
  • 6-Layer, FR4, Lead-Free − MFG: HANNSTAR BOARD CORP.
  • Enclosure, Main, Chassis, Top Cover, Stamped/Formed Electro-Galvanized Steel, w/4 Pressed-In Metal Pins, 4 Rivets, 2 Captive Screws & Label, Painted, Printed
  • Wire Harness, 16 22AWG Discrete Insulated Wires, 8 30AWG Shielded Wires, 4 SATA Power/Data Plug, 1 Mini SAS Plug, 1 4-Position Power Socket, w/Nylon Mesh Wire Wrap
  • Ethernet Controller, 10/100/1000 Base-TX, Dual-Port − MFG: BROADCOM CORP. − MPN: BCM5720A0KFBG

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