3.5in 4 Drive eSATA USB FireWire External SATA RAID Enclosure

Product ID: S354UFER

Turn 4 SATA hard drives into external RAID storage that connects over USB/FireWire/eSATA

Features
  • High Speed USB 2.0 host interface, with transfer rates up to 480Mbps

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

  • FireWire 400 and 800 host interfaces with transfer rates up to 400Mbps and 800Mbps respectively

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

  • Removable front cover and accessible drive trays

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

  • Auto power saving when host connection disconnected or turned off

  • No driver or software installation

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

  • Supports 3.5" form factor SATA hard drives

  • Plug-and-Play and hot-swap compatible

  • Rugged aluminum chassis

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ID: S354UFER

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StarTech.com's S354UFER External SATA RAID Enclosure is a high-performance external RAID storage solution, supporting up to 4 high capacity (tested with up to 4TB per bay) 3.5" SATA hard drives (supports SATA, SATA II and SATA III-6Gbps).

The 4-bay RAID enclosure can be connected to the host/source computer through USB, eSATA or FireWire 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 allow you to customize the speed of the fan as necessary, ensuring 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 2.0, FireWire400/800 or eSATA
  • The removable front cover and accessible drive bays allows drives to be replaced easily in case of failure or upgraded
  • 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
  • External storage that is easily transferable between different computer systems
  • Large volume external storage for backups/archiving
  • Video editing or photography professional/enthusiasts working with very large file sizes
Product Numbers
Dell Harmony A3287693
TechData Dis 10920087
ASI Distribution USA 86369
D and H S354UFER
Ingram Micro USA BH4485
Synnex US STA-S354UFER
UPC Code 065030836364
Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Interface USB 2.0
USB 2.0 & eSATA & Firewire
Number of Drives 4
Drive Size 3.5in
Compatible Drive Types (Type and Rate) SATA
Drive Installation Removable
Fan(s) Yes
Fans 1 - 80 mm
Fan Bearing Type Ball Bearing
Chipset ID PLX/Oxford - OXUFS936QSE
Connector(s)
Drive Connectors 4 - SATA (7 pin; Data) Receptacle
4 - SATA Power (15 pin) Receptacle
Host Connectors 1 - eSATA (7 pin; Data) Plug
1 - Firewire 400 (6 pin; IEEE 1394a) Female
1 - USB B (4 pin) Female
2 - Firewire 800 (9 pin; IEEE 1394b) Female
Performance
Type and Rate FireWire 400 IEEE-1394a - 400 Mbit/s
FireWire 800 IEEE-1394b - 800 Mbit/s
USB 2.0 - 480 Mbit/s
UASP Support No
Type and Rate 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
MTBF 31,528 Hours
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
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.

Some operating modes of the enclosure require an eSATA host port to provide Port Multiplier (PM) support. Without PM support, only one of the drives will be accessible.

Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Aluminum
Product Length 8.5 in [215 mm]
Product Width 5 in [126 mm]
Product Height 6.7 in [170 mm]
Product Weight 4 lb [1.8 kg]
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - HDD error indicator
1 - Power indicator
1 - RAID rebuild indicator
2 - Connection indicators
2 - Fan mode indicators
3 - Fan speed indicators
6 - RAID Mode indicators
Power
Power Source AC Adapter Included
Input Voltage 115 ~ 230 AC
Output Voltage 12 DC
Output Current 5A
Environmental
Operating Temperature -20°C to 60°C (-4°F to 140°F)
Storage Temperature -25°C to 70°C (-13°F to 158°F)
Humidity 90%RH
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 7.3 lb [3.3 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - Four drive HDD enclosure
1 - 6 pin FireWire cable
1 - 9 pin FireWire cable
1 - eSATA Cable
1 - USB Cable
1 - Screw driver and screw kit
3 - Power Cord (NA/ UK/ EU)
1 - Universal Power Adapter
1 - Instruction Manual
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