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Dell™ Inspiron™ 580s:
Comprehensive Specifications
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Processor Type
Inspiron 580s
• Intel® Pentium®
• Intel Core™ i3
• Intel Core i5
Computer Information
System chipset
Intel H57
Memory
Memory connector
four internally-accessible DDR3 DIMM
sockets
Memory-module capacities
1 GB, 2 GB, and 4 GB
Memory type
1066-MHz or 1333-MHz DDR3 DIMM;
non-ECC memory only
Memory configurations supported
4 GB, 6 GB, and 8 GB
NOTE: Memory configurations of more
than 4 GB require a 64-bit operating
system.
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Drives
Externally accessible
• one 5.25-inch bay for SATA
DVD-ROM, SATA DVD+/- RW Super
Multi Drive, or Blu-ray Disc™ combo
drive
• one 3.5-inch FlexBay for an optional
Media Card Reader
Internally accessible
two 3.5-inch bays for SATA hard drives
External Connectors
Audio
front panel — one headphone and one
microphone connector
back panel — six connectors for
7.1 channel support
Network adapter
one RJ45 connector
USB
two front panel and four back panel
USB 2.0-compliant connectors
Video
one 15-pin VGA connector and
one 19-pin HDMI connector
System Board Connectors
Memory
four 240-pin connectors
PCI
one 124-pin connector
(supports half-height cards)
PCI Express x1
two 36-pin connectors
(supports half-height cards)
PCI Express x16
one 164-pin connector
(supports half-height cards)
Power (System board)
one 24-pin EPS 12V connector
(ATX-compatible)
Processor fan
one 4-pin connector
Chassis fan
one 3-pin connector
Front/Internal USB connector
two 9-pin connectors
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System Board Connectors (continued)
Front audio connector
one 9-pin connector for 2-channel stereo
sound and microphone
SATA
four 7-pin connectors
Communications
Modem (optional)
PCI modem
Wireless (optional)
PCI Express WiFi card supporting
802.11a/b/g/n
Video
Integrated
Intel GMA HD
Discrete
PCI Express x16 card (optional)
Audio
Audio type
integrated 7.1 channel, High Definition
Audio
Expansion Slots
PCI
Connectors
one
Connector size
124-pin
Connector data width (maximum)
32 bit
Bus speed
33 MHz
PCI Express x1
Connectors
two
Connector size
36-pin
Connector data width (maximum)
1 PCI Express lane
Bus speed
500 MB/s (bi-directional)
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Expansion Slots (continued)
PCI Express x16
Connector
one
Connector size
164-pin
Connector data width (maximum)
16 PCI Express lanes
Bus speed
16 GB/s (bi-directional)
Battery
Coin-cell battery
3-V CR-2032 lithium
Power
Wattage
250 W
Maximum heat dissipation
1312 BTU/Hr
Input voltage
115/230 VAC
Input frequency
50/60 Hz
Rated output current
6/3 A
Physical
Height
377.9 mm (14.88 inches)
Width
106 mm (4.16 inches)
Depth
431.3 mm (16.98 inches)
Weight (starting at)
7.3 kg (16.1 lb)
Computer Environment
Temperature range
Operating
10°C to 35°C (50°F to 95°F)
Storage
–40° to 65° C(–40° to 149°F)
Relative humidity (maximum)
20% to 80% (non-condensing)
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Computer Environment (continued)
Maximum vibration (using a random vibration spectrum that simulates user
environment)
Operating
0.25 GRMS
Non-Operating
2.2 GRMS
Maximum shock (for operating — measured with Dell Diagnostics running on the
hard drive and a 2-ms half-sine pulse; for non-operating — measured with hard
drive in head-parked position and a 2-ms half-sine pulse)
Operating
40G for 2 ms with a change in velocity of
20 in/s (51 cm/s)
Non-Operating
50G for 26 ms with a change in velocity
of 320 in/s (813 cm/s)
Altitude (maximum)
Operating
–15.2 to 3048 m (–50 to 10,000 ft)
Storage
–15.2 to 10,668 m (–50 to 35,000 ft)
Airborne contaminant level
G2 or lower as defined by
ISA-S71.04-1985
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Model: DCSLF
December 2009
Rev. A00
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