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USB 2.0 and eSATA 2-bay RAID System for 3.5" SATA HDD

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USB 2.0 and eSATA 2-bay RAID System for 3.5" SATA HDD

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Regular Price: $159.98

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USB 2.0 and eSATA 2-bay RAID System for 3.5" SATA HDD


Data Transfer Speed: eSATA: up to 300 MB/sec; USB 2.0: up to 480Mb/sec

Works with ALL Makes and Models of SATA I and SATA II 3.5 inch drives up to 1,000GB in Capacity (each bay). The RS-M2TS offers the fastest available data access with the new eSATA shield connector, and early adopters will appreciate the speed and convenience of this recent advance. To increase connectivity options and convenience, it can convert the internal SATA data dignal to an external USB 2.0 signal, enabling use with any computer that has a USB port.

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  • Provides Striping, Spanning, Mirroring, and JBOD RAID modesfor effective storage management
  • Easy configuration of RAID modes, no IT expertise required
  • Simplifies RAID management, no software installation required
  • Achieves fastest performance via Striping mode
  • Ensures data integrity with redundant backup capability
  • Eliminates potential downtime, repair costs, and lost sales due to disk failure
  • Supports automatic rebuild in Mirroring mode
  • Easy monitoring of system status via LED indicators
  • Dissipates heat efficiently with aluminum housing
  • Maximizes airflow with silent, high quality fan
  • Supports current SATA II compliant HDDs, fully backward
  • Compatible with SATA 1.0 and SATA 1.0a compliant HDDs
  • Simplifies HDD installation; user friendly design enables
  • Effortless HDD hot-swapping
  • Supports hot-plug and HDD hot-swap
  • Flexible connection via an eSATA port

  • Interface: eSATA x 1; USB 2.0 x 1
  • HDD Support: 3.5" SATA HDD*
  • RAID Level: Striping (RAID 0), Spanning, Mirroring (RAID 1), JBOD
  • Data Transfer Speed: eSATA: up to 300 MB/sec; USB 2.0: up to 480Mb/sec
  • System Material: Aluminum case with plastic front and rear panels
  • LED: Power on/Power off/Access/Rebuild/Error
  • Power Supply: Input: AC 90-264V; Output: DC +12V/2A, +5V/2A
  • Dimension: 220 x 85 x 130 mm
  • *Identical HDD recommended - same manufacturer, capacity and RPM

More Information on the Chip Used Inside

STEELVINE'S SERIES of storage controllers is really starting to push the eSATA spec into the usable and attractive case scenarios.

The latest Sil5744 comes with integrated eSATA and USB 2.0 interfaces, but the unique feature of this controller is the fact that it contains the logic that will treat two hard drives as a single entity.

SiI5744 Storage Processor

Storage Processor with Embedded USB 2.0 and eSATA Interfaces

The SiI5744 is a low-cost, single-chip solution for digital home and small office storage appliances. This SteelVine Storage Processor connects a USB 2.0 or 3 Gbps eSATA host port to two 3 Gbps eSATA Gen2m device ports.

Features of the SiI5744 include advanced RAID modes, drive locking, and single-button backup. Extensive software developer kits are available from Silicon Image to simplify product differentiation.

Applications: Disk Drives, External SATA, Storage Systems

    Other Features & Benefits
    Serial ATA Host Interface Features
  • Serial ATA Gen2m compliance
  • eSATA and 2-meter cable support
  • 3 Gbps (auto-negotiates to 1.5 Gbps)
  • Compatible with PM aware and non-PM aware hosts
  • Allows multiple drives to be accessed by non-PM aware drive hosts
  • Supports NCQ USB Host Interface Features
  • Complies with USB 2.0 specification
  • 480 Mb/s (can auto-negotiate to 12 Mb/s)
  • Compatible with OHCI / UHCI / EHCI hosts
  • Supports up to four LUNs
  • Supports Mass Storage Class

-------- Warranty Period -------------------------

** 1-Year Repair Warranty Provided by ONNTO Mfg. Direct Onnto Corporation 3F., No. 60, Lane 321, Yang Kuang St., Nei-Hu, Taipei 114 Taiwan Tel: 886-2-8797 8868 Fax: 886-2-8797 4801 e-mail: [email protected] or [email protected]

Color Silver
Supported Drives 2 Drives
Enclosure Connectivity Firewire, USB
Material Aluminum

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