(Thunderbolt 3 to 12Gb/s SAS RAID Storage)
ARC-8050T3 is the most complete 12Gb/s SAS 6/8/12-bay Thunderbolt™ 3 desktop RAID storage with RAID control capabilities solution for both PC and Mac. ARC-8050T3 incorporated on-board dual core 1.2Ghz RAID-On-Chip and with 2GB DDR3-1866 memory to deliver true high performance hardware RAID protection against drive failure. This combination helps to provide a high performance storage device perfect for the video editor working with Real time multi-stream HD and 4K workflows.
Thunderbolt™ 3 brings Thunderbolt to USB-C at speeds up to 40 Gbps, creating one compact port that does it all – delivering the fastest, most versatile connection to any dock, display, or data device. ARC-8050T3 is equipped with dual Thunderbolt 3 ports for connecting to any Thunderbolt 3-enabled host and offers an additional Thunderbolt 3 port for daisy-chaining other peripherals. The Thunderbolt daisy-chaining allows connection of up to six devices, so customers can connect ARC-8050T3 for massive amounts of video storage with a single Thunderbolt connection to their host computer.
8 x 12Gb/s SAS
2 x 2700rpm
(W x H x D)
14.9 lbs / 6.8Kg
Thunderbolt 3 x2 / Display Port x1
Mac OS X 10.10 or Higher & Windows 7/8
“For Windows, Install Driver First”
NOTE: Backward compatible with Thunderbolt 2 Macs using Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt 2 adapter
1.2 GHz dual core ROC for RAID core and SAS
2GB on-board DDR3-1866 SDRAM with ECC
Redundant flash image for adapter availability
System status indication through LCD, LED and
RAID level 0, 1, 1E, 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60, Single
Disk or JBOD
Multiple RAID selection
Support up to 1MB stripe size
Online array roaming
Online RAID level/stripe size migration
SED (self-encrypting drives) function support
Support global hot spare and local hot spare
Instant availability and background initialization
Advanced configuration for smooth data streaming
Disk scrubbing/ array verify scheduling support
Multiple pairs SSD/HDD disk clone function
SSD automatic monitor clone (AMC) support
Support HDD firmware update
Complete configuration management suite
McRAID manager – browser-based management
tool (LAN or Thunderbolt)
Push Buttons and LCD Display panel for setup and
Command Line Interface (CLI) – scriptable
API libraries support – combine GUI with user
SNMP support for remote monitoring
SMTP support for email notification
Provide optimized parameter to adjust controlled firmware behavior for smooth data streaming.
Controller-level Hardware Encryption
Board-level hardware encryption manages any kinds of drives attached to ARC-8050T3 without impacting the performance for higher levels of security.
Support a battery backup option that protects all data in cache memory in the event of unexpected power outage.
Intelligent Power On/Off Function
Turn ARC-8050T3 power in unison with the host computer power status for data integrity.
Front Panel LCD and Buttons
Easy access for configuration and status report.
Embedded web server for remote control from one 10/100/1000 Ethernet (RJ-45).
Bootable Drive Support
Provides user the capability of adding bootable drive via Thunderbolt on Apple thunderbolt-capable machine.
| Stock code || ICAr-TB8050T3-8|
| Brand || Areca|
| Series || Thunderbolt3 RAID Enclosure|
| Model || ARC-8050T3-8|
| Type || 8-Bay, SAS/SATA RAID 0/1/5/6; 2x USB-C for TB3|
| ROHS || Y|
| Date added || 06/03/2017|
ARC-8050T3-8 Spec Information
| Form Factor / Drive Height || 146x302x290 mm|
| Platter size || 3.5"|
| RAM/Cache || 2GB|
| Guarantee || 3yr|
| Processor || 1.2 GHz dual core ROC|
| Total Drives || 8|
| RAID || 0:1:5:6:|
| RAID Levels || RAID level 0, 1, 1E, 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60, Single Disk or JBOD|
| OS Support - Windows || Windows 8 or later|
| OS Support - Mac/OSX || macOS 10.12 or later|
ARC-8050T3-8 Spec Connections
|SAS/SATA||SFF-8482 (Internal Single)||Internal||8|
| Speed/RPM || Thunderbolt 3rpm|
| Weight (kg) || 11kg|
| Weight (bare) || 6.8kg|
| Watts || 270W|
| Colour || Black|
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