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Refurbished HPE ProLiant ML310e Gen8 CTO Tower Server

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Server Chassis

HPE Processors

Intel Xeon E3-1200v2

Supports (1) processor

HPE Memory

Supports up to 4 DIMMs

HPE RAID Controllers

HPE SFF Drives SAS (2.5in)

HPE SFF Drives SATA (2.5in)

HPE LFF Drives SAS (3.5in)

HPE LFF Drives SATA (3.5in)

HPE Network Adapters

4 PCIe Slots (Full Height)

HPE Host Bus Adapter

4 PCIe Slots (Full Height)

HPE Power Supplies

Supports (2) CS PSU - Redundant Power Supply Enablement Kit (675843-B21) must be installed when using HP Common Slot power supplies

HPE Options

HPE Optical Drives

HPE Security

ECS Warranty

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Refurbished HPE ML310e Gen8 Configure to Order Tower Server

The refurbished HPE ProLiant ML310e Gen8 Server, a single-socket 4U tower, delivers essential availability and expansion needed to accommodate changing business needs. It is ideal for remote sites and corporate branch offices running file/print, web messaging, and small vertical applications or databases.

The ML310 Gen8 supports the latest technologies including Intel Xeon E3, Core i3 and Pentium G series processors along with PCI Express Gen3 slots. It has configuration options for non-hot plug or hot plug hard drives and non-redundant or redundant power supplies.

What's new

  • New entry BTO Model provides an even more affordable ML310e Gen8 server configuration
  • Support for new Intel Pentium and Celeron Ivy Bridge processors
  • 50% increase in internal storage capacity (up to 12TB)
  • Double memory capacity with up to 4 DDR3 1600 MHz slots (up to 32GB)
  • 2X more write cache capacity (FBWC) for indefinite data retention

Flexible Options to Meet Changing Business Needs

HPE SmartDrives offer more drive options including 8 SFF and 4 LFF drive cages giving you flexibility for increased capacity for your local storage. Support up to 3 TB.
It supports 1600MHz DDR3 memory, with up to four DIMMs (32GB max) for maximizing performance.

Four PCI Express (PCIe) slots, including two PCIe Generation 3 slots, provide additional I/O performance

Two power supply options enable you to right-size for your server needs, with a choice of a non-redundant, NHPE Multi-Output power supply, or a high efficiency 80+ certified HPE Common Slot Power Supply providing up to 92% efficiency (Gold).

Product Information for HPE ML310EG8

Base Server Standard Capabilities

Product features

Processor(One of the following depending on model)
Entry processors 1:
  • Intel Celeron G540 (2.5 GHz/2-core/2MB/65 W) Processor

  • Intel Celeron G1610 (2.6 GHz/2-core/2MB/55 W) Processor

  • Intel Celeron G1620 (2.7 GHz/2-core/2MB/55 W) Processor

  • Intel Pentium G2020 (2.9 GHz/2-core/3MB/55 W) Processor

  • Intel Pentium G2120 (3.1 GHz/2-core/3MB/55 W) Processor

  • Intel Pentium G2130 (3.2 GHz/2-core/3MB/55 W) Processor

Base processors 2:
  • Intel Core i3-3220 (3.3 GHz/2-core/3MB/65 W, HT) Processor

  • Intel Core i3-3240 (3.4 GHz/2-core/3MB/65 W, HT) Processor

Performance processors 3:
  • Intel Xeon E3-1220Lv2 (2.3 GHz/2-core/3MB/17 W, HT)

  • Intel Xeon E3-1220v2 (3.1 GHz/4-core/8MB/69 W, HT)

  • Intel Xeon E3-1230v2 (3.3 GHz/4-core/8MB/69 W, HT)

  • Intel Xeon E3-1240v2 (3.4 GHz/4-core/8MB/69 W, HT)

  • Intel Xeon E3-1270v2 (3.5 GHz/4-core/8MB/69 W, HT)

  • Intel Xeon E3-1280v2 (3.6 GHz/4-core/8MB/69 W, HT)

Cache memory
  • 8MB (1 x 8MB) L3 Cache4

  • 3MB (1 x 3MB) L3 Cache5

  • 2MB (1 x 2MB) L3 Cache6

Intel C204 Chipset
  • Upgradeable to 4 cores

  • Up to 4 DIMM slots available for higher memory capacity

  • Up to 8 SFF Hard Drive Bays; Or 4 LFF Hard Drive Bays

  • 1 x8 and 1 x16 PCIe 3.0 (depends on processor) and 1 x8 and 1x4 PCIe 2.0 I/O slots for additional communications and storage expansion

  • Redundant Power Supply

  • Optical Drive Bay (up to 2)

On system management processor
HPE iLO (Firmware: HPE iLO4)
Memory protection
Memory (One of the following depending on model)
HP SmartMemoryDDR3 Unbuffered (UDIMM)
DIMM Slots Available
Standard (Base Models)
2GB (1 x 2GB) PC3-12800E DDR3 UDIMM
Standard (Performance Models)
4GB (1 x 4GB) PC3-12800E DDR3 UDIMM
Maximum Capacity (UDIMM)
32GB (4 x 8GB UDIMM @1600 MHz)
Network controller
HPE Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter
Expansion slots
Expansion Slot
Bus Width
Connector Width
Form Factor
PCIe 3.0
Full Length/Full Height
PCIe 3.0
Full Length/Full Height
PCIe 2.0
Full Length/Full Height
PCIe 2.0
Half Length/Full Height
Storage controller
HPE Dynamic Smart Array B120i Controller
Internal storage devices
Optical Drives (One of the following depending on model)
Hard Drives
Hard Drive Bays (One of the following depending on model)
HP Half-Height SATA DVD-ROM Optical Drive
None ship standard
4 LFF drive bays
HP Half-Height SATA DVD-RW Optical Drive
8 SFF drive bays
Maximum internal storage (One of the following depending on model)
Hot Plug LFF SAS
4 x 4TB
4 x 4TB
Hot Plug SFF SAS
8x 1.2 TB
8x 1TB
Non Hot Plug LFF SAS
4 x 600GB
Non Hot Plug LFF SATA
4 x 3TB
8 x 800GB
4 x 800GB
1 (rear)
1 (rear)
Network RJ-45 (Ethernet)
2 (1 shared for HPE Integrated Lights-Out)
HPE iLO Remote Management Network Port
1 Gb Dedicated (Optional)
SD slot
1 (internal)
10 (4 front, 4 rear, 1 internal standard USB and 1 internal USB header)
Industry standard compliance
  • ACPI 2.0b Compliant

  • PCIe 3.0 Compliant

  • PXE Support

  • WOL Support

  • Microsoft Logo certifications

  • USB 2.0 Support

System fans
  • One (1) Non-redundant system fan ships standard

  • One (1) Non-redundant PCIe fan ships standard

Integrated Matrox G200 video standard
  • 1280 x 1024 (32 b/p)

  • 1920 x 1200 (16 b/p)

Form factor (One of the following depending on model)
  • Micro ATX Tower (4U)

  • 8 SFF Drive Bay

  • 4 LFF Drive Bay

  • Power-on password

  • Administrator's password

NOTE: 1: Intel Celeron G540 supports up to 1066 MHz DDR3 memory speeds. Intel Pentium G860 supports up to 1333 MHz DDR3 memory speeds.Celeron processor, performance for 1600 MHz memory is clocked down to 1066 MHz.Pentium processor, performance for 1600 MHz memory is clocked down to 1333 MHz.

2: All support up to 1600 MHz DDR3 memory speeds.

3: All support up to 1600 MHz DDR3 memory speeds.

4: For Quad-core Xeon processors.

5: For Dual-core Xeon, Core i3, and Pentium processors.

6: For Dual-core Celeron processors.


Software overview

Operating systems and virtualization software support for ProLiant servers
  • Microsoft Windows Server

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)

  • VMware


Physical specifications

Dimensions (H x W x D) (with feet/bezel)
36.82 x 17.5 x 47.52 cm (14.5.x 6.89 x 18.71 in)
Weight (approximate)
  • Maximum (all hard drives, power supplies, and processors installed):

    • 18.96 kg (41.8 lb)

  • Minimum (one hard drive, power supply, and processor installed):

    • 11.47 kg (25.29 lb)


Electrical specifications

Rated line voltage
100 to 240 V ac
Rated input current
120 V ac (7.1 A) to 240 V ac (3.5 A)
Rated input frequency
50 to 60 Hz
Rated input power
486 W
BTU Rating maximum
460 W:
  • 1773 BTU/hr (at 120 V ac)

  • 1715 BTU/hr (at 240 V ac)

Power supply output (per power supply)
Rated Steady-State power
  • 350 W (at 100 V ac)

  • 350 W (at 200 V ac)

Maximum peak power
  • 350 W (at 100 V ac)

  • 350 W (at 200 V ac)


Specs 2

Environmental specifications

Operating temperature
10° to 35°C (50° to 95°F)
Non-operating temperature
-30° to +60°C (-22° to +140°F)
Operating relative humidity
10% to 90%, non-condensing
Non-operating relative humidity
5% to 95%, non-condensing
Operating altitude
3048 m (10,000 ft)
Non-operating altitude
9144 m (30,000 ft)
Acoustic noise
Listed are the declared A-Weighted sound power levels (LWAd) and declared average bystander position A-Weighted sound pressure levels (LpAm) when the product is operating in a 23°C ambient environment. Noise emissions were measured in accordance with ISO 7779 (ECMA 74) and declared in accordance with ISO 9296 (ECMA 109).
  • Idle (1P non-redundant):

    • LWAd: 4.3 B

    • LpAm: 26 dBA

  • Operating:

    • LWAd: 4.4 B

    • LpAm: 28 dBA


Safety certifications

FCC Rating
Class B
Normative standards
CISPR 22; EN55022; EN55024; FCC CFR 47, Pt 15; ICES-003; CNS13438; GB9254; K22;K24; EN 61000-3-2; EN 61000-3-3; EN 60950-1; IEC 60950-1


Shipping Information

Express Computer Systems can ship to virtually any address in the world and provides you with the best shipping rates possible. Cost of shipping varies depending on what service you require, your destination and size of the shipment. Shipping costs will be calculated separately from your order and billed to you post purchase. In the notes section of your order please provide us with your preferred shipping method and we will get back to you.

Custom configured orders ship within 2 business days after all required products are in stock.

Please allow 3 business days for products that are not in stock to arrive to our facility in Irvine, California.

Domestic Shipments

Standard Ground Shipping time: 2-7 business days
Order processing time: 0-3 business days
Delivery time after order is placed: 2-10 business days
Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.
3 Business Days Shipping time: 3 business days
Order processing time: 0-3 business days
Delivery time after order is placed: 3-6 business days
Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.
2 Business Days Shipping time: 2 business days
Order processing time: 0-3 business days
Delivery time after order is placed: 2-5 business days
Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.
Overnight / Next Business Day Shipping time: 1 business day
Order processing time: 0-3 business days
Delivery time after order is placed: 1-4 business days
Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.

International Shipments

International Economy Shipping time: 4-6 business days
Order processing time: 0-3 business days
Delivery time after order is placed: 5-9 business days
Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.
International Priority Shipping time: 1-3 business days
Order processing time: 0-3 business days
Delivery time after order is placed: 2-6 business days
Excludes weekends, holidays or weather delays.


For more information on shipping view our Shipping Information page or send us a message

ECS Warranty Information

Express Computer Systems (ECS) provides a 1 year parts warranty against defects in material or workmanship that will affect the products functionality. All refurbished items are tested prior to shipping to guarantee up-time upon arrival. If you are having issues with an item we provided please Contact Us and we will do our best to assist you.

What does our ECS warranty cover?
We offer 1 year warranty as standard and additional years can be added to fit your needs. Please reach out to a sales associate via the Contact Us page or live chat for more information on extended coverage options. During the coverage period if your product fails we will offer a Next Business Day replacement. If we are unable to replace the product we will refund its original selling price. Shipping costs and tax are not refundable. Express Computer Systems retains the right to decide whether the goods will be replaced or refunded.

What is not covered by our warranty?
Our warranty does not cover any problem caused by the following conditions:

  1. accidents; misuse; carelessness; electrostatic discharge; shock; temperature or humidity beyond the specifications of the product; improper installation; operation; modification;
  2. any improper use that contravenes the instructions in the user manual;
  3. problems caused by other equipment. Our warranty is void if the product is returned with damaged, removed, counterfeit labels, or any modifications (including any component or external cover removal). Our warranties do not cover data loss or damages to any other equipment. In addition, our warranties do not cover incidental damages, consequential damages, or costs related to data recovery, removal, and installation.

Important notes:

  • Please ask for additional warranty/coverage that you may require in addition to the standard 1 ECS warranty prior to final purchase. Requesting additional warranty after your purchase can be denied.
  • FREE technical support is provided on purchased items via phone, email, or live chat.

About Express Computer Systems

Express Computer Systems is committed to transforming our customers’ IT infrastructure with high quality products at affordable costs. Our sales reps and customer support engineers understand our customers rely heavily on advanced technology to run their business but need to do so without breaking the bank.

We specialize in building custom server configurations, custom storage solutions, networking solutions, and components from top manufacturers including HPE, Dell, Cisco, NetApp, Dell EMC, HPE Nimble and many others.

Same-Day Shipping
At Express Computer Systems, we know hardware emergencies can happen at anytime. We also understand that you want to receive the best hardware as quickly as possible. At Express Computer Systems we'll ship the majority of our orders out the same day payment is made. Curious if the item you need will make it out on time? Feel free to contact us directly via the Contact Us link at the bottom, Live Chat feature or (800) 327-0730.

Buy, Sell, Rent, Lease, Trade-In
At Express Computer Systems we not only will sell you equipment at a great value, but we'll also purchase your used Dell, Cisco, NetApp or other networking equipment. Feel free to contact us with the model of the items you're looking to sell and we'll get you a quote ASAP. We also have flexible financing options for your purchasing needs.

In-House Configuration and Testing Lab
Every item we sell is tested on-site in our state-of-the-art hardware engineering lab. We use certified technicians to test every piece of equipment as well as updating all necessary firmware. The highest quality of testing and certification is guaranteed. We warranty all of our items we sell. Ask us today about warranty for a specific item.