The 8TB Thunderbolt ARC-5026 RAID Storage from Areca features a large 8TB storage capacity made possible through the use of 4 x 2TB hard drives. These drives can be formatted in a variety of RAID configurations including RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, 6, and 10 along with Single Disk and JBOD. The versatile RAID configuration options ensure you can setup your storage array to provide extensive data backup or ultra fast data transfer and data backup speeds.
With both Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 interfaces, you benefit from enhanced performance and improved flexibility. Thunderbolt connectivity lets you move data between high-resolution displays and high-performance data devices through a single, compact port. A single cable attached to one of the ports provides 2 channels each capable of achieving data transfer rates of up to 10 Gb/s. Additionally, the integrated USB 3.0 port is also capable of enhanced data transfer rates of up to 5 Gb/s.
8 TB 4 x 2 TB hard drives
ARM-based storage I/O processor
1 GB on-board SDRAM with ECC protection
Write-through or write-back cache support
4 x internal SATA 6 Gb/s
RAID 0, 1, 10(1E), 3, 5, 6, single disk or JBOD
Up to 4 x 6 Gb/s SATA/SSD
2 x Thunderbolt ports 1 x USB 3.0 port
Mac OS X 10.6.x / 10.7.x / 10.8.x Windows 7 / Windows 8
41 to 95°F / 5 to 35°C
10 to 85% non-condensing
1 x 7200 rpm / 0.135 A brushless fan
135 W / 100-240 V AC / +19 V / 7.1 A
Computer with Thunderbolt/USB 3.0 connector Mac OS X 10.6.8 or higher Windows 7, Windows 8 Thunderbolt cable