Compare CRU-DataPort RAX840-XJ Redundant 40455-1130-0000 (US) / 40456-1130-0000 (UK) / 40457-1130-0000 (EU) 19"Rack-4U for 8x SATA Drive; TrayFree; 2x Multilane SFF8088; JBOD; Dual PSU AND Areca SAS JBOD Enclosure ARC-4038-8 8-Bay SAS-12Gb Multilane 4x SFF8644 + 1x SFF8088


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40455-1130-0000 (US) / 40456-1130-0000 (UK) / 40457-1130-0000 (EU)
SBRcr-RAX840-XJ-P2
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£1,619.90 ex.VAT
£1,943.88 inc.VAT
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ARC-4038-8
ICAr-4038
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£757.00 ex.VAT
£908.40 inc.VAT
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General

Stock code
SBRcr-RAX840-XJ-P2
ICAr-4038
Brand
CRU-DataPort
Areca
Series
RAX840-XJ Redundant
SAS JBOD Enclosure
Model
40455-1130-0000 (US) / 40456-1130-0000 (UK) / 40457-1130-0000 (EU)
ARC-4038-8
Type
19"Rack-4U for 8x SATA Drive; TrayFree; 2x Multilane SFF8088; JBOD; Dual PSU
8-Bay SAS-12Gb Multilane 4x SFF8644 + 1x SFF8088
Type (alternate)
FC
ROHS
Y
Y
Date added
29/10/2012
14/07/2015

Information

Form Factor / Drive Height
146 x 302 x 290 mm
Platter size
3.5"
3.5"
Guarantee
3yr
3yr
Processor
ARM Cortex-R4
Redundant PSU ?
Not available
Total Drives
8
8
RAID
JBOD
RAID Levels
JBOD
Rack size
4
Number of bays
8

Connections

PORTS SUMMARY
0X SFF-8088 (External)
8X SATA 7-pin Discrete with Power
4X SFF-8644 (External)
8X SFF-8482 (Internal Single)
Internal Ports (#1)
8
Speed
Speed/RPM
12Gb/s SAS/SATA
Physical
Colour
Black
Black
Weight (kg)
30kg
11kg
Weight (bare)
20kg
6.8kg
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CRU-DataPort RAX840-XJ Redundant

40455-1130-0000 (US) / 40456-1130-0000 (UK) / 40457-1130-0000 (EU)


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Price ex.VAT:£1,619.90
Price inc.VAT:£1,943.88





General Performance

The 40455-1130-0000 (US) / 40456-1130-0000 (UK) / 40457-1130-0000 (EU) unlike the ARC-4038-8 is made by CRU-DataPort. There always other brands out there like CRU-DataPort which are often innovative. You might not get the same user experience comparing with other better known brands. But sometimes you might not need it.

About Connections


About Usage

As there are no LAN ports, you probably know this is DAS (directly attached storage) box. Sometimes more than anything we need speed! If you have chosen right drives for your 40455-1130-0000 (US) / 40456-1130-0000 (UK) / 40457-1130-0000 (EU) box, you can expect the best performance whilst you are editing your videos or working with graphics. Only disadvantage with DAS boxes, is data sharing capabilities, compared with NAS functionality.

Price And Warranty

This box comes with 3 year warranty for your peace of mind and long term hardware security. This is the most expensive box with the price tag £1,619.90.
Areca SAS JBOD Enclosure

ARC-4038-8


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Price ex.VAT:£757.00
Price inc.VAT:£908.40





General Performance

The ARC-4038-8 unlike the 40455-1130-0000 (US) / 40456-1130-0000 (UK) / 40457-1130-0000 (EU) is made by Areca. There always other brands out there like Areca which are often innovative. You might not get the same user experience comparing with other better known brands. But sometimes you might not need it. Unlike the 40455-1130-0000 (US) / 40456-1130-0000 (UK) / 40457-1130-0000 (EU) this box has the ARM Cortex-R4 processor.

About Connections

There are four SAS ports on this ARC-4038-8 box. When we are talking SAS, we talk FAST. You are either serious video editor or graphic designer, and there is no place for lagging transfer speeds.

About Usage

As there are no LAN ports, you probably know this is DAS (directly attached storage) box. Sometimes more than anything we need speed! If you have chosen right drives for your ARC-4038-8 box, you can expect the best performance whilst you are editing your videos or working with graphics. Only disadvantage with DAS boxes, is data sharing capabilities, compared with NAS functionality. You may install Plex Media Server on this box. Plex lets you easily create a feature rich and practical home media playback system. Some boxes offer real time transcoding functionality. That let you stream your media hustle free, based on your device speed or screen size. Please contact us to find transcoding compatibility list.

Price And Warranty

This box comes with 3 year warranty for your peace of mind and long term hardware security. This Areca is £862.90 cheaper than the most expensive unit 40455-1130-0000 (US) / 40456-1130-0000 (UK) / 40457-1130-0000 (EU).


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