Overview - IBM eServer xSeries 306m

IBM eServer xSeries 306

Features and specifications

Choice of Pentium 4 or Pentium D processors with 800 MHz front-side bus and Intel Extended Memory 64 Technology (EM64T):

  • Pentium D 950 and 960 dual-core processors with 2 x 2 MB advanced transfer L2 cache
  • Standard 1 GB of PC2-4200 CL4 ECC DDR2 SDRAM DIMM memory (8 GB maxi- mum)
Hard disk drive (HDD)

Two 3.5-inch, slim-high, standard HDD bays that support next generation hot-swap internal high-speed disk storage up to 600 GB SAS or 500 GB SATA:

  • Open bay models
  • SAS models supporting high-speed 36, 73, or 146 GB SAS HDs at 15 000 rpm or 73, 146, or 300 GB SAS HD at 10 000 rpm
  • SATA models supporting 80, 160, or 250 GB SATA HD at 7200 rpm
CD drive
  • 24x-10x CD-ROM (IDE)
  • Integrated, dual Gigabit Ethernet controllers; dual-channel SATA
  • Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) that supports high-speed, internal disk storage solutions; up to 600 GB or Serial-ATA (SATA) that supports up to 500 GB storage
  • Integrated ATI 7000M video with 16 MB of video memory
Power supply
  • 350-watt voltage sensing power supply
RAID support
  • Integrated IBM ServeRAID-7e (RAID-0, -1) or 7T SATA RAID adapter
  • Ultrathin, rack-optimized, 1 U high
Detailed specifications
  • All specifications for the IBM eServer xSeries 306m

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


  • One or three year parts, customer replaceable unit (CRU) or on-site labor, limited warranty; optional warranty service upgrades

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 site.

Additional product information


Applicable countries and regions


Document id:  MIGR-61650
Last modified:  2009-12-29
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