PowerEdge R760XS Rack Server

Best choice in balanced compute and flexible storage for the most popular IT applications

The new Dell PowerEdge R760xs is a 2U, two-socket rack server. Buy the best fit in scalable performance and large storage capability with this purpose-built 2U system. Focused on delivering the latest technology to power the most popular applications and workloads used by businesses today, including virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), virtual machines (VMs), and software-defined storage (SDS). All delivered in a thoughtfully crafted platform that will provide balanced compute that fits in your current infrastructure.

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Tech Specs & Customization


  • Up to two 4th Generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors with up to 32 cores per processor



  • 16 DDR5 DIMM slots, supports RDIMM 1 TB max, speeds up to 4800 MT/s, supports registered ECC DDR5 DIMMs only


Storage Controllers:

  • Internal Controllers: PERC H965i, PERC H755, PERC H755N, PERC H355, HBA355i
  • Internal Boot: Boot Optimized Storage Subsystem (BOSS-N1): HWRAID 1, 2 x M.2 NVMe SSDs or USB
  • External HBA (non-RAID): HBA355e; Software RAID: S160


GPU Options:

  • 2 x 75 W SW, LP


Drive Bays

Front Bays:

  • 0 drive bay
  • Up to 8 x 3.5-inch SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) max 160 TB
  • Up to 12 x 3.5-inch SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) max 240 TB
  • Up to 8 x 2.5-inch SAS/SATA/NVMe (HDD/SSD) max 122.88 TB
  • Up to 16 x 2.5-inch SAS/SATA (HDD/SSD) max 121.6 TB
  • Up to 16 x 2.5-inch (SAS/SATA) + 8 x 2.5-inch (NVMe) (HDD/SSD) max 244.48 TB


Rear Bays:

  • Up to 2 x 2.5-inch SAS/SATA/NVMe (HDD/SSD) max 30.72 TB (supported only with 12 x 3.5-inch SAS/SATA HDD/SSD configuration)


Hot Swap Redundant Power Supplies:

  • 1800 W Titanium 200—240 VAC or 240 HVDC
  • 1400 W Platinum 100—240 VAC or 240 HVDC
  • 1100 W Titanium 100—240 VAC or 240 HVDC
  • 1100 W LVDC -48 — (-60) VDC
  • 800 W Platinum 100—240 VAC or 240 HVDC,
  • 700 W Titanium 200—240 VAC or 240 HVDC
  • 600 W Platinum 100—240 VAC or 240 HVDC


Cooling Options:

  • Air cooling



  • Standard (STD) fans/High performance Silver (HPR) fans/High performance Gold (VHP) fans, Up to 6 hot-swappable fans


Dimensions and Weight:

  • Height – 86.8 mm (3.41 inches)
  • Width – 482 mm (18.97 inches)
  • Depth – 707.78 mm (27.85 inches) – without bezel
  • 721.62 mm (28.4 inches) – with bezel
  • Weight – Max 28.6 kg (63.0 lbs.)


Form Factor:

  • 2U rack server


Embedded Management:

  • iDRAC9
  • iDRAC Direct
  • iDRAC RESTful API with Redfish
  • iDRAC Service Module
  • Quick Sync 2 wireless module



  • Optional LCD bezel or security bezel


OpenManage Software:

  • CloudIQ for PowerEdge plug-in
  • OpenManage Enterprise
  • OpenManage Enterprise Integration for VMware vCenter
  • OpenManage Integration for Microsoft System Center
  • OpenManage Integration with Windows Admin Center
  • OpenManage Power Manager plugin
  • OpenManage Service plugin
  • OpenManage Update Manager plugin



  • OpenManage Mobile


OpenManage Integrations:

  • BMC Truesight
  • Microsoft System Center
  • OpenManage Integration with ServiceNow
  • Red Hat Ansible Modules
  • Terraform Providers
  • VMware vCenter and vRealize Operations Manager



  • Cryptographically signed firmware
  • Data at Rest Encryption (SEDs with local or external key mgmt)
  • Secure Boot
  • Secure Erase
  • Secured Component Verification (Hardware integrity check)
  • Silicon Root of Trust
  • System Lockdown (requires iDRAC9 Enterprise or Datacenter)
  • TPM 2.0 FIPS, CC-TCG certified, TPM 2.0 China NationZ


Embedded NIC:

  • 2 x 1 GbE LOM


Network Options:

  • 1 x OCP card 3.0 (optional)



Front Ports:

  • 1 x iDRAC Direct (Micro-AB USB) port, 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x VGA


Internal Ports:

  • 1 x USB 3.0 (optional)


Rear Ports:

  • 1 x Dedicated iDRAC Ethernet port, 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0, 1 x VGA, 1 x Serial (optional)



  • 1 CPU Configuration: Up to 4 PCIe slots (2 x8 Gen5, 1 x16 Gen4, 1 x8 Gen4)
  • 2 CPU configuration: Up to 6 PCIe slots (2 x16 Gen5, 3 x16 Gen4, 1 x8 Gen4)


Operating System and Hypervisors:

  • Microsoft Windows Server with Hyper-V
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • VMware ESXi
  • Canonical Ubuntu Server LTS For specifications and interoperability details, see Dell.com/OSsupport.


OEM-ready version available:

From bezel to BIOS to packaging, your servers can look and feel as if they were designed and built by you. For more information, visit Dell.com -> Solutions -> OEM Solutions.

Product Details

Easily configurable

  • Add up to two 4th generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors with up to 32 cores per socket for faster performance

  • Accelerate in-memory workloads with up to 16 DDR5 RDIMMS up to 4800 MT/sec

  • Improve data throughput and reduce latency with support up to 8 I/O device (up to available 6 PCIe slots, 1 OCP 3.0 networking slot, and 1 dedicated PERC slot)

  • Storage options include up to 12x 3.5” HDDs/SSDs, or up to 16x 2.5” HDD/SSDs, plus up to 8x NVMe drives

A breeze to cool

  • Thoughtfully designed to fit in your current air-cooled infrastructure

  • Alleviate the worry about expensive liquid cooling retrofitting to your data center

  • Synchronize your workload needs with a tailored performance configuration that is air cooled

  • Minimize the carbon footprint of your data center by better matching the system power consumption with anticipated workload requirements

Increase efficiency and accelerate operations with an autonomous infrastructure

The Dell OpenManage™ systems management portfolio delivers a secure, efficient, and comprehensive solution for PowerEdge servers. Simplify, automate and centralize one-to-many management with the OpenManage Enterprise console and iDRAC.

PowerEdge R760XS

The Dell PowerEdge R760xs offers compelling performance in a right-sized system with the latest PCIe Gen 5 bandwidth and large storage capability to support:

  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)
  • Virtual Machines (VMs)
  • Software-Defined Storage Node


From recycled materials in our products and packaging, to thoughtful, innovative options for energy efficiency, the PowerEdge portfolio is designed to make, deliver, and recycle products to help reduce the carbon footprint and lower your operation costs. We even make it easy to retire legacy systems responsibly with Dell Technologies Services.