HP DL380e Gen8 E5-2420 Server

HP DL380e Gen8 E5-2420 Server

HP DL380e Gen8 E5-2420 Server
Part Number/SKU: 668668-001

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From Hewlett-Packard’s renowned DL380 series in the ProLiantDL380e Gen8 E5-2420 668668-001: a server to meet the challenges of the most demanding IT systems. Powered by Intel’s 1.9GHz Xeon E5-2420 with the option to upgrade to 2 processors, 12 GB of RAM installed and upgradable to an amazing 384 GB, hot-swappable drive capability and supporting gigabit-range Ethernet networking, the DL380-e Gen8 E5-2420 668668-XX1 is a powerhouse performer for nearly all IT environments.

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HP DL380e Gen8 E5-2420 Specifications

Product DescriptionHP ProLiant DL380e Gen8 Storage - Xeon E5-2420 1.9
Product Number 668668-001 668668-XX1
Product FamilyHP ProLiant DL380e G8 Series
Device TypeHP ProLiant DL380e G8 Server
Form FactorRack-mountable- 2U
Server Scalability2-way
Processor1 x Intel Xeon E5-2420 / 1.9 GHz ( 6-core )
Processor Main FeaturesHyper-Threading Technology, Intel QuickPath Interconnect
Cache Memory15 MB L3 cache
Cache Per Processor15 MB
RAM12 GB (installed) / 384 GB (max) - DDR3 SDRAM - 1333 MHz - PC3-10600
Storage ControllerRAID ( SATA 6Gb/s / SAS 6Gb/s ) - PCI Express 2.0 x4 ( Smart Array P420i with 2GB FBWC )
Server Storage BaysHot-swap 2.5"
Hard DriveNo HDD
Graphics ControllerMatrox G200
NetworkingGigabit LAN
PowerAC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Power RedundancyOptional
Dimensions (WxDxH)17.5 in x 27.5 in x 3.4 in
Weight30.9 lbs

Tech Specs

General Information

Product DescriptionHP ProLiant DL380e Gen8 Storage - Xeon E5-2420 1.9 GHz
Product Number 668668-001
Product FamilyHP ProLiant DL380e G8 Series
Device TypeHP ProLiant DL380e G8 Server
Recommended UseSmall business, corporate business
Form FactorRack-mountable- 2U
Server Scalability2-way
Hot-Swap Bays Qty25

Processor / Chipset

CPUIntel Xeon E5-2420 / 1.9 GHz
Number of Cores6-core
64-bit ComputingYes
CPU Qty1
Max CPU Qty2
CPU UpgradabilityUpgradable
Processor Main FeturesHyper-Threading Technology, Intel QuickPath Interconnect
Chipset TypeIntel C600

Cache Memory

Installed SizeL3 cache - 15 MB
Cache Per Processor15 MB


Installed Size12 GB / 384 GB (max)
TechnologyDDR3 SDRAM - ECC
Memory Speed1333 MHz
Memory Specification CompliancePC3-10600
Form FactorLRDIMM 240-pin
FeaturesLoad-Reduced DIMM (LRDIMM)
Configuration Features3 x 4 GB
RAM SupportedPC3-10600 - 384 GB - Load-Reduced
PC3-12800 - 192 GB - registered
PC3-10600 - 96 GB - unbuffered - ECC

Hard Drive

TypeNo HDD

Storage Controller

Type1 x RAID - integrated - PCI Express 2.0 x4
Controller Interface TypeSATA 6Gb/s / SAS 6Gb/s
Storage Controller NameSmart Array P420i with 2GB FBWC
RAID LevelRAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 10, RAID 50
Buffer Size2 GB


Monitor TypeNone

Graphics Controller

Graphics ProcessorMatrox G200


Interface (Bus) TypePCI Express 2.0 x 2
Ethernet Ports4 x Gigabit Ethernet
Ethernet ControllerHP 366i
Data Link ProtocolEthernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet
Remote Management ControllerIntegrated Lights-Out 4
FeaturesWake on LAN (WoL), PXE support
Compliant StandardsIEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.1as, IEEE 802.3az

Expansion/ Connectivity

Bays25 (total) / 25 (free) x hot-swap 2.5" SFF
Slots12 (total) / 9 (free) x LRDIMM 240-pin
2 (total) / 1 (free) x CPU
1 (total) / 1 (free) x PCIe 3.0 x16 - half-length, full-height (x8 mode)
1 (total) / 1 (free) x PCIe 3.0 x8 - full-length, full-height ( x4 mode )
1 (total) / 1 (free) x PCIe 3.0 x8 - half-length, full height
1 (total) / 1 (free) x PCIe 2.0 x8 - low-profile (x4 mode)
1 (total) / 1 (free) x SD card
Interfaces2 x display / video ( 1 front, 1 rear )
1 x serial
4 x LAN (Gigabit Ethernet)
1 x HP iLO
6 x USB 2.0 ( 2 front, 4 rear )


FeaturesAdministrator password, power-on password, serial port I/O control, 92% efficiency power supply
Compliant StandardsACPI 2.0b, FCC Class A certified, EN 61000-3-2, EN55022, ICES-003, EN 61000-3-3, EN55024, CISPR 22, FCC CFR47 Part 15, IEC 60950-1, EN 60950-1, WEEE, BSMI CNS 13438, GB 4943


Device TypePower supply - hot-plug
Power RedundancyOptional (See Options List for HP DL380e G8)
Power Redundancy Scheme1+1 (with optional power supply)
Installed Qty1
Max Supported Qty2
Nominal VoltageAC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Power Provided750 Watt
80 PLUS Certification80 PLUS Gold

Operating System / Software

OS CertifiedSuSE Linux Enterprise Server, Microsoft Windows Server, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Oracle Solaris

Dimensions & Weight

Width17.5 in
Depth27.5 in
Height3.4 in
Weight30.9 lbs