Compare StarTech 5-Bay SATA -to- eSATA+USB3 S355BU33ERM Case for 5x SATA HD; non-RAID with UASP, HotSwap AND Infortrend EonStor GSe Pro 105 GSeP1050000C-8B32 RAID Enclosure, 5x 3.5" SATA, Desktop, 4GB


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S355BU33ERM
IB-ST-5EU3
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£212.00 ex.VAT
£254.40 inc.VAT
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GSeP1050000C-8B32
SBRiGSEP-105
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£592.00 ex.VAT
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General

Stock code
IB-ST-5EU3
SBRiGSEP-105
Brand
StarTech
Infortrend
Series
5-Bay SATA -to- eSATA+USB3
EonStor GSe Pro 105
Model
S355BU33ERM
GSeP1050000C-8B32
Type
Case for 5x SATA HD; non-RAID with UASP, HotSwap
RAID Enclosure, 5x 3.5" SATA, Desktop, 4GB
UPC
065030859295
ROHS
Y
Y
Date added
01/10/2014
11/06/2019

Information

Form Factor / Drive Height
281mm x 151mm x 215mm
255 x 168 x 254 mm
Platter size
3.5"
3.5"
Platter (alternate)
2.5"
2.5"
RAM/Cache
4GB
Guarantee
TBC
3yr
Processor
Intel Avoton (Atom) / 4 Core 2.40GHz
CPU Mark (cpubenchmark.net)
?
Total Drives
5
5
Total Drives (alternate)
5
5
RAID
None
0:1:5:6:
RAID Levels
RAID 0, 1 (0+1), 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60

Connections

PORTS SUMMARY
1X eSATA
5X SATA 7-pin Discrete
1X USB3 type B
4X RJ45 1GbE
5X SATA 7-pin Discrete with Power
2X USB2 type A (host)
2X USB3 type A (host)
Internal Ports (#1)
8
Speed
Speed/RPM
6Gb/s SATA to 1GbE
Physical
Colour
Black
Black
Weight (kg)
5.26kg
10kg
Weight (bare)
4000g
5.15kg
Watts
250W
Reviews
StarTech 5-Bay SATA -to- eSATA+USB3

S355BU33ERM


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Price ex.VAT:£212.00
Price inc.VAT:£254.40





General Performance

The S355BU33ERM unlike the GSeP1050000C-8B32 is made by StarTech. There always other brands out there like StarTech 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. The S355BU33ERM RAM compared with GSeP1050000C-8B32 4GB is clearly weaker.

About Connections

One USB3 port on this StarTech is offering you up to 5Gb/s transfer speeds of external devices. It is fast enough to get your files through fairly quickly with this speed and make backing up with an external drive or Apple Time Machine a quick and easy process. There is one eSATA port on S355BU33ERM giving you up to 6Gb/s 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 S355BU33ERM 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 StarTech is £380.00 cheaper than the most expensive unit GSeP1050000C-8B32.
Infortrend EonStor GSe Pro 105

GSeP1050000C-8B32


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Price ex.VAT:£592.00
Price inc.VAT:£710.40





General Performance

The GSeP1050000C-8B32 unlike the S355BU33ERM is made by Infortrend. There always other brands out there like Infortrend 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 S355BU33ERM this box has the Intel Avoton (Atom) / 4 Core 2.40GHz processor. With its ATOM processor, this box should have no trouble transcoding your videos up to 720P via the native MANUFACTURER apps.

About Connections

With four LAN ports this box is making good enterprise level NAS. Two USB3 ports on this Infortrend is offering you up to 5Gb/s transfer speeds of external devices. It is fast enough to get your files through fairly quickly with this speed and make backing up with an external drive or Apple Time Machine a quick and easy process. Sometimes when your business grows, you might consider getting a box with expansion capabilities. With this box you have all opportunities to do so. You might want to contact one of our tech guys to find out more.

About Usage

With 5 bay unit you are having additional advantages. You can choose from number of RAID solutions to set up. There could be RAID that saves your data even if one of the drives fail so you can still recover your data. This would be slightly more safe option to keep your data. Besides you can still access your documents or media files over your private network or even internet. 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. Despite S355BU33ERM has better warranty, it is still good to know that you have your three years of no worries manufacturer cover. This is the most expensive box with the price tag £592.00.


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