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Sun Ray price list

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This educational pricing list is provided for convenience in the event a purchase of Sun Ray-related stuff is required. It is a compilation of sometimes hard-to-find information, or information that would otherwise require getting a quote from Sun sales.

NOTE: Due to the recent Oracle acquisition of Sun Microsystems, all prices below should be considered inaccurate. Use commercial list price to estimate an upper bound for costs for the time being.


Sun Rays

Standard features:

  • Audio ports: Headphone, Mic, Line in
  • Integrated mono speaker
  • Smart card slot
  • Kensington security lock slot
  • 1 front USB port

Sun Ray 270 also includes "VGA in" port to allow use of unit as monitor. It is also VESA mountable.

Sun Ray 2 Sun Ray 2FS Sun Ray 270
Total USB ports 2 USB 1.1 3 USB 2.0
(only 1.1 speeds supported at this time)
4 USB 2.0
(only 1.1 speeds supported at this time)
Maximum supported resolution 1600x1200@60 Hz and
1680x1050@60 Hz
1920x1200@70 Hz
3840x1200@70 Hz across 2 monitors
1280x1024@75 Hz
(integrated 17" LCD)
Video outputs 1 DVI
(DVI to VGA adapter included)
(DVI to VGA adapters included)
(projector port, 1024x768@60 Hz)
Serial ports (9-pin) 1 1 2
Included warranty 3 yrs 3 yrs 1 yr
(upgrade available)

LCD Monitors

Standard features:

  • Kensington security lock slot
  • 1 DVI input
  • 1 VGA input
  • All cables (USB if 24.1" model, DVI, VGA) except power included
  • VESA mountable

Sizes are diagonal, viewable screen area.

The 24.1" model includes a rear-mounted 4 port powered USB 2.0 hub. It also includes a 13W3 to HD15 cable.

The 22" model can rotate from landscape to portrait; however, Sun Rays do not support portrait output at this time. It can also swivel -/+25deg from center.

All models except 24.1" use center post stands. The 24.1" uses center attached side legs, allowing for some storage under the monitor (see photo).

All models are covered under the support contract of the Sun system they are attached to. They also include a 1 year (15 business days parts exchange) warranty.

17" 19" 22" 24.1"
Native Resolution 1280x1024 1280x1024 1680x1050 1920x1200
Aspect ratio 5:4 5:4 16:10 (wide) 16:10 (wide)
Contrast ratio (typical) 500:1 800:1 1000:1 1000:1
Luminance (cd/m2; typical) 300 300 300 400
Viewing angle (+/-; vertical) 65 deg 70 deg TBD 88 deg
Viewing angle (+/-; horizontal) 70 deg 80 deg 80 deg 88 deg
Response Time (typical) 8ms 5ms 8ms 6ms
Tilt angle (deg from vertical) -5/+20 -5/+20 -5/+20 -5/+100
Height adjustable (range) No No 5.1" 2.0"
Power consumption (typical/maximum) 37W/42W /37W 42W/55W 70W/85W (90W/105W if USB included)

Price List

Prices on this list are not guaranteed.


  • RTU: Right to Use
  • ESDL: Education Software Discount List
  • Disc: Standard Sun pricelist + estimated education discount
    • These prices are calculated based on an estimated 22% discount off the list price.
  • Ess: Sun Education Essentials special pricelist

Sun Rays (prices)

  • Keyboard/mouse kits and monitors are sold separately
  • If a keyboard/mouse kit was not ordered (includes 2 wall power cords) and a wall power cord (connects to AC/DC adapter) is needed, add part X311L (see "Other Parts" section)
Item Part Number Source Price
Sun Ray 2 NTC-10Z-00-E Ess $185.00 (good until 3/31/2010)
Sun Ray 2FS NTC-15Z-00-E Ess $350.00 (good until 3/31/2010)
Sun Ray 270 (integrated 17" LCD) NTC-20Z-00-E Ess $459.00 (good until 3/31/2010)
Single Seat RTU License CECI9-430-9E2S ESDL $25.00

LCD Monitors (prices)

  • If a keyboard/mouse kit was not ordered (includes 2 wall power cords) and a wall power cord is needed, add part X311L (see "Other Parts" section)
  • Do NOT order an additional monitor if getting a Sun Ray 270, which has an integrated 17" LCD
Monitor Size Part Number Source Price
17" X7204A Disc $170.33
19" X7205A Disc $193.67
22" (wide) X7237A-E Ess $225.00 (good until 3/31/2010)
24.1" (wide) X7236A Disc $504.78

Other Parts

Part Part Number Source Price
Power cord (standard) X311L N/A $0.00
PC Country Kit
(Type 7 USB Keyboard PC layout,
USB optical scroll mouse,
2 power cords)
X3731A Disc $38.89
UNIX Country Kit
(Type 7 USB Keyboard UNIX layout,
USB optical scroll mouse,
2 power cords)
X3738A Disc $38.89

Suggested Bundles

All bundles include a PC keyboard/mouse kit and RTU license. These are listed here for convenience; there is no discount over buying the parts separately. Note that these prices are estimates only.

Sun Ray 2

  • I have my own monitor: $248.89
  • with 17" monitor: $419.22
  • with 19" monitor: $442.56
  • with 22" monitor: $473.89

Sun Ray 2FS

  • I have my own monitor(s): $413.89
  • with 2x22" monitors: $863.89
  • with 24" monitor: $918.67
  • with 2x24" monitors: $1423.45

Sun Ray 270

  • $522.89