ToughTech™ Duo QR
High Performance RAID storage system using 2.5" Notebook Drives
Removable Trays: Quickly swap drives with no screws
Bus Powered: With included FireWire cables
Quiet Operation: All-aluminum design requires no fans
Small Form Factor: Easily portable
LCD Screen: Easily configure RAID settings and view SMART data
Quad Connectivity: FireWire 800, FireWire 400, USB 2.0, eSATA
Innovative design allows for quick swap of drives with no tools
LCD menu system with four soft-touch buttons for easy configuration and status monitoring
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ToughTech Duo QR
RAID 1 for easy duplication of data in the field - Data Protection
RAID 0 for large FAST working volumes in the field - Data Performance
Stores up to 1.5 TB striped or 750 GB mirrored with two 2.5" 750 GB notebook drives
Passive thermal design for optimal heat dissipation - No fans means quiet operation
Removable drive sleds with built-in locks - No tools needed
Multi-country AC power supply: US, European, UK, and Australian plugs included
Removing/replacing drives does not void enclosure warranty
Bus power with included FireWire cables
RAID - Not just a Four Letter Word
ToughTech Duo removes the frustration of RAID with an easy-to-use interface that provides RAID 0 and 1 functionality at the touch of a button. Configure Duo as a RAID 0 (stripe) for extra speed and storage capacity, or as a RAID 1 (mirror) for data protection from drive failure.
ToughTech Duo QR Features
ToughTech Duo QR boasts a passive thermal design for optimal heat dissipation, which requires no fans thus making Duo ultra quiet. Duo has front-accessible lockable trays, an intelligent LCD menu system, Kensington Lock, host connection LEDs, and a vertical stand. It connects to any host computer via FireWire 800 (400 compatible), USB 2.0, and eSATA using an extremely fast Oxford 936 chipset. If needed, an AC power supply is also included.
To make sure you can connect in any situation, all cables and adapters are included.
ToughTech Duo QR is bootable in FireWire/USB/eSATA mode on any computer that supports this feature.
Smart Firmware, Smart Software
Access SMART data (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology) directly on the LCD menu to track drive temperatures and help prevent drive failure. Companion software (Win/Mac compatible) allows you to configure what temperature the warning LEDs turn on and/or the audible alarms sound.
Multiple Power Options in Multiple Countries
Most FireWire ports have adequate power to operate ToughTech Duo, maximizing portability. ToughTech Duo can also supply power over a FireWire cable while allowing a data connection over the faster eSATA port. An AC power supply is also included, along with plugs for US, European, UK, and Australian wall connections.
Swap Drives without a Screwdriver
Innovative trays used in ToughTech Duo allow you to swap a drive in a matter of seconds. Mount drives without screws for quick and safe access or screw down the drives in environments where additional protection is needed. This feature may be used to eject a drive to share with a colleague or replace both drives to access a 2nd RAID set. ToughTech Duo was designed for easy access - swapping drives will not void the warranty.
Creating a backup disk with RAID 1
Remove the drive.A front-loading ejector makes removal very easy.
Reload the tray. No screws means you can swap a new drive in seconds.
Rebuild the RAID. You can resume using your Duo while the rebuild finishes.
How to rotate through backup disks:
Remember - a mirror, while it protects against hard drive failure, is only the beginning of your backup strategy. Keeping a separate copy of your data on another hard drive (in this case a third hard drive), helps protect you from data corruption and accidental file deletion. This is easily accomplished with a ToughTech Duo in mirror mode. Simply unmount the volume to stop all write activity, remove one of the two drives, and then insert a third drive. You can remount your ToughTech Duo immediately as you work. ToughTech Duo will rebuild your data to the third drive, restoring the full mirror. The removed drive can be treated as a backup that you can archive in a fireproof safe, off-site and away from the original data. You may access the information on your backup disk anytime with Duo or another enclosure or drive dock; it becomes a standalone drive.
Removable Trays Trays are designed to be removed to allow quick and easy swapping of drives without tools and are rated for up to 25,000 insertions.
Drives can be mounted with or without screws Mount drives in trays without screws for quick and safe access or screw down the drives in environments where additional protection may be needed.
Bus Powered Bus powered via FW800 ports. Duo also allows power to be supplied over a FireWire cable while allowing data connection over the faster eSATA port.
Multi-Country AC Power Supply (when required) Accepts 100-240VAC, and comes with US, European, UK, and Australian power plugs.
RAID 0, 1 Operation RAID 0 (stripe) for Data Performance, RAID 1 (mirror) for Data Protection.
LCD Screen Easily configure RAID settings and view SMART data.
Quiet Operation All-aluminum passive thermal design requires no fans.
SATA compatibility Works with common SATA 2.5" (9.5mm tall) notebook sized hard drives and Solid State Drives (SSD).
Kensington Lock Use a standard Kensington lock cable to prevent theft.
Fast Transfer Rates Oxford 936 chipset achieves fast transfer rates through FireWire 800/400, USB 2.0, and eSATA.
Product name: ToughTech Duo QR
Host Interfaces: eSATA and USB 2.0 Combo port, Dual FireWire 800, FireWire 400 (via included converter cable)
Data Interface Speeds: eSATA 3 Gbps, up to 300 MB/s
FireWire 800, up to 800 Mbps
FireWire 400, up to 400 Mbps
USB 2.0, up to 480 Mbps
Drive Types Supported: 2.5" (9.5mm tall) SATA hard drives
LED Indicators (on Front): Power Indicator
LED Indicators (on each tray): Power Indicator
RAID Levels Supported: RAID 0 (stripe) or RAID 1 (mirror)
Bridge/RAID Chipset: Oxford 936DS
Drive Trays Yes
Sliding-lock Bays: Yes
Operating System Requirements: Windows 7, XP, Server 2003/2008, Vista
Mac OS X 10.2.6 or later
Linux distributions that support the desired connection.
Operating Humidity: 5% to 95%, noncondensing
Kensington Lock: Yes
Power Switch: 2 position: On / Off
AC Power Supply: Input: 100-240V ~ 50-60Hz 0.6A
Output: 5V/3A 15 Watt Max (included)
Certification: FCC, CE, CTick
External Material: All-aluminum
Shipping Weights: 3 lbs sans drives
4 lbs with drives
Dimensions: WxLxH 3.5" x 6.26" x 1.34" (89mm x 159mm x 34mm)
Warranty: 2-year limited warranty. See warranty statement for details and limitations. For customer service support, call 1-800-260-9800 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
| Stock code || SBRct-DQR-1|
| Brand || CRU-DataPort|
| Series || ToughTech Duo QR|
| Model || 36020-2510-0100|
| Type || Portable Case for 2x 2.5" SATA, RAID 0/1, eSATA,Firewire800,USB2|
| ROHS || Y|
| Date added || 12/04/2011|
36020-2510-0100 Spec Information
| Form Factor / Drive Height || 89mm x 159mm x 34mm|
| Platter size || 2.5"|
| External drive ? || |
| Guarantee || 2yr|
| Total Drives || 2|
| RAID || 0:1:|
| Colour || Silver|
| Weight (kg) || 1.67kg|
| External Length (mm) || 300cm|
| External Width (mm) || 200cm|
| External Height (mm) || 200cm|
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