Addonics 4-Port External Serial ATA II RAID Controller
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Product Information for Addonics 4-Port External Serial ATA II RAID Controller

Highlights for Addonics 4-Port External Serial ATA II RAID Controller

  • Product Type:Serial ATA RAID Controller
  • Host Interface:PCI-X
  • Drive Support:Up to 4 x Physical

Marketing Information

The new Addonics eSATA II RAID5/JBOD controller ensuresmaximum data throughput of 3 Gbits/sec per port when installed into the PCI-Xbus. The controller features the latest eSATA connector to provide EMIprotection, improved durability, and a complete cabling solution to ensure SATAsignal integrity in external applications up to seven feet.

Throughput of up to 200 Mbytes/sec sustained data transfer can be achievedusing standard 7,000 RPM SATA hard drives by setting up four drives in a RAID0 configuration. The controller can also be combined with several optionalAddonics Drive Enclosure solutions including the Disk Array 4SA system, SaturnHard Drive kit or the external SATA drive enclosure. These solutions would allowusers to build an external storage system that achieves similar performance oftraditional SCSI storage, perfect for NAS, SAN, RAID and non-RAID storagearrays at less than half the cost.

General Information

  • Manufacturer
  • : Addonics Technologies
  • Manufacturer Part Number
  • : ADS3GX4R5-E
  • Product Name
  • : 4-Port External Serial ATA II RAID Controller
  • Product Type
  • : Serial ATA RAID Controller

    Technical Information

  • Host Interface
  • : PCI-X
  • Data Transfer Rate
  • : 300MBps per Port
  • RAID Levels
  • : 0
  • Drive Support
  • : Up to 4 x Physical
  • Platform Support
  • : PC

    Processor & Chipset



  • Ports
  • : 4 x 7-pin eSATA Serial ATA/300 - External SATA External



    Power Description

    Environmental Conditions

    Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor
  • : PCI-X Plug-in Card



    Supported Operating Systems:

  • Microsoft DOS
  • Microsoft Windows 95
  • Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
  • Microsoft Windows 98SE
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows Me
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 9
  • Red Hat Linux
  • Warranty

  • Standard Warranty
  • : 1 Year(s) Limited