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4 Bay External Hard Drive Array RAID Tower – eSATA USB 3.0 Enclosure

Product ID: SAT3540U3ER

Turn 4 SATA hard drives into external RAID storage, connected through USB 3.0 or eSATA

Features
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 host interface, with transfer rates up to 5 Gbps

  • SATA revision 2 compliant eSATA host interface, supporting transfer rates up to 3.0Gbps

More Features . . .
  • Supported RAID modes: 0 (stripe), 1 (mirror), 3 (parity disk), 5 (striped parity), 10 (1+0), Span/Concatenation

  • User-configurable, directly from the unit itself

  • 80mm cooling fan with 4 selectable speeds: Low, Med, High, Auto

  • Auto power-saving when host connection disconnected or turned off

  • Removable front cover and accessible drive trays

  • Rugged aluminum chassis

  • Compatible with SATA revision 1/2/3 (1.5/3.0/6.0 Gbps) drives

  • Supports 3.5" form factor SATA hard drives

  • No driver or software installation

  • Plug-and-Play and hot-swap compatible

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£218.99 GBP exc VAT
£262.79 inc VAT

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The SAT3540U3ER 4-Drive USB 3.0/eSATA to 3.5" SATA RAID Enclosure is a high-performance external RAID storage solution that supports up to 4 high capacity (tested with up to 4TB per bay) 3.5-inch SATA hard drives over a USB 3.0 or eSATA connection.

The 4-bay RAID enclosure can be connected to the host/source computer through USB or eSATA and automatically builds your SATA RAID array based on your selection (Spanning, RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 1+0, RAID 3, and RAID 5 supported), delivering a simple, yet flexible external storage solution.

Designed for convenience, the enclosure features front panel LED indicators that provide RAID information and simple hard drive status and activity monitoring. The enclosure also features a built-in, 3-speed 80mm fan with automatic or manual controls that enable you to customize the speed of the fan as necessary to ensure suitable operating temperatures for optimized drive performance.

The StarTech.com Advantage
  • Support for up to 4 drives provide large amounts of storage with a choice of high speed interfaces from USB 3.0 or eSATA
  • The removable front cover and accessible drive bays allows drives to be replaced easily in case of failure or a system upgrade
  • Built-in support for numerous RAID modes for most personal/business needs and an 80mm controllable cooling fan to keep drives from overheating
Compatible With

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Windows® 8/8.1 (32/64bit), 7 (32/64bit), Server 2008 (32/64), Vista(32/64), Server 2003 (32/64) XP(32/64), 2000
Apple® Mavericks (10.9) OSX Mountain Lion (10.8), Lion (10.7), Snow Leopard (10.6)
Linux

Applications
  • Add external RAID storage without worrying about driver or software support
  • Maximizing the transferability of storage between different computer systems
  • Large volume external storage with redundancy for backups or archiving important data
  • Video editing or photography professional/enthusiasts working with very large file sizes
Product Numbers
Ingram Micro UK V931852
Micro-P STCSAT3540U3ER
EntaTech STH-SAT3540U3ER
UPC Code 065030846424
Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Interface eSATA
USB 3.0 & eSATA
USB 3.0
Key Lock No
Number of Drives 4
Drive Size 3.5in
Drive Type SATA
Drive Installation Removable
Fan(s) Yes
Fans 1 - 80 mm
Fan Bearing Type Ball Bearing
Chipset ID Jmicron - JMB394 + JMB355 + JMS539
Connector(s)
Drive Connectors 4 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle
Host Connectors 1 - eSATA (7 pin; Data) Plug
1 - USB 3.0 B (9 pin; SuperSpeed) Female
Performance
UASP Support No
Type and Rate USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
SATA II (3 Gbps)
RAID Yes
Supported RAID Modes BIG (Spanning or Concatenation)
RAID 0 (Striped Disks)
RAID 1 (Mirrored Disks)
RAID 10 (1+0; Striped set of Mirrored Subset)
RAID 3 (Striped set with Dedicated Parity)
RAID 5 (Striped Disks with Parity)
Max Drive Capacity Currently tested with up to 4 TB 5400 RPM hard drives per bay (16TB total)
Fan RPM Low - 1200rpm
Med - 1800rpm
High - 2500rpm
Software
OS Compatibility Windows® 8/8.1 (32/64bit), 7 (32/64bit), Server 2008 (32/64), Vista(32/64), Server 2003 (32/64) XP(32/64), 2000
Apple® Mavericks (10.9) OSX Mountain Lion (10.8), Lion (10.7), Snow Leopard (10.6)
Linux
Special Notes / Requirements
System and Cable Requirements Available USB or eSATA port
Note The maximum supported partition size for some 32-bit Windows systems is 2 TB. These versions of Windows cannot detect multiple drives in any RAID mode if the total size exceeds 2 TB.
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Aluminum and Plastic
Product Length 215 mm [8.5 in]
Product Width 126 mm [5 in]
Product Height 170 mm [6.7 in]
Product Weight 1800 g [63.5 oz]
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - HDD Error
1 - Power
1 - RAID Rebuild
2 - Fan Mode
2 - Host Connection Type
3 - Fan Speed
6 - RAID Mode
Power
Input Voltage 115 ~ 230 AC
Output Voltage 12 DC
Output Current 5A
Environmental
Operating Temperature 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 60°C (-4°F to 140°F)
Humidity 5% ~ 95% RH
Packaging Information
Package Quantity 1
Shipping (Package) Weight 2.8 kg [6.1 lb]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - Four drive HDD enclosure
4 - Hard Drive Handle
1 - eSATA Cable
1 - USB 3.0 Cable
1 - Screw driver and screw kit
3 - Power Cord (NA/ UK/ EU)
1 - Universal Power Adapter
1 - Instruction Manual
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