Overview - IBM eServer xSeries 226 (Type 8488)

IBM eServer xSeries 226

Features and specifications
  • Xeon
  • 1 or 2 MB ECC Level-2 cache
  • 2.8, 3.0, or 3.4 GHz / 800 MHz
  • Intel Extended Memory 64 Technology (EM64T)
  • System board contains six DIMM connectors supporting 512 MB, 1 GB, 2 GB, or 4 GB PC2-3200 ECC DDR2 SDRAM RDIMM memory.
  • Maximum: Supports 16 GB of system memory when 4 GB PC2-3200 ECC DDR2 RDIMM memory becomes available.
  • Type: PC2-3200 ECC double data rate 2 (DDR2) SDRAM RDIMM
Hard disk drive (HDD)
  • Six hot-swap Ultra320 DASD bays or four simple-swap SATA DASD bays for non-hot swap models
CD drive
  • Bootable 48x-20x IDE CD-ROM drive
  • Integrated Broadcom 5721 10/100/1000 Ethernet controller
  • ATI Radeon 7000-M video controller with 16 MB SDRAM video memory
RAID support
  • Integrated IBM ServRAID-7e providing RAID-0 or RAID-1 standard
  • Worldwide, voltage-sensing 530-watt or redundant 514-watt power suplies with auto restart
  • 2-way tower with 4U rack capability via optional rack-mount kit
Detailed specifications
  • All specifications for the IBM eServer xSeries 226 (Type 8488)

Note: Specifications are dependent on the machine type and model.


  • One-year limited warranty (IBM eServer xSeries 226 machine-type 8648)
  • Three-year limited warranty (IBM eServer xSeries 226 machine-type 8488)

For warranty service upgrades and maintenance service, refer to Warranty service upgrades and maintenance services.

Hardware compatibility
For detailed information about IBM and non-IBM devices, adapters, software, and network operating systems supported with xSeries servers, visit the ServerProven compatibility Web site at http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/

Additional product information


Applicable countries and regions


Document id:  MIGR-58358
Last modified:  2014-01-29
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