IBM System X3655 rack server with 64GB and four cores available from £500

Bargain Hardware, a reputable server specialist from eBay, sells this IBM System X3655 2U rackmount server for £500 with free delivery and 500 Nectar points. Note that like most refurbished server offers on eBay, this one doesn’t come with any warranty except the fact that it works out of the box.

The System X3655 comes with two AMD Opteron dual-core 2218 processors clocked at 2.6GHz with AMD-V support and 1MKB L2 cache. The chip was manufactured on a 90nm SOI manufacturing process, uses a “Socket F” socket and has a TDP of 95W.

This rackmount server also has 64GB of RAM (16 x 4GB PC2-5300P DDR2 ECC), an IBM ServeRAID 8K Battery Backed RAID hard drive controller with 256MB and supporting RAID 0, 1, 5, 6 and 10, eight 2.5in HDD bays, an integrated ATI ES1000 video card, a DVD ROM, two GbE network cards, two redundant 835W PSU, three expansion slots, six USB ports, two VGA ports and two PS2 ports.