QNAP QDA-A2MAR storage drive enclosure M.2 SSD enclosure Black
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QNAP QDA-A2MAR storage drive enclosure M.2 SSD enclosure Black


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The QDA-A2MAR can accommodate two M.2 SATA SSDs within a single 2.5-inch SATA drive bay. No software driver is required for the QDA-A2MAR, and it can be installed in a PC/workstation (Windows®, Linux®) or QNAP NAS to flexibly add high-performance M.2 SATA SSDs with RAID configurations to meet various storage needs.

Supports various RAID levels
The QDA-A2MAR supports a variety of RAID configurations. Depending on your requirements, you can use the bundled metal pin as disk mode switch tool to select your ideal RAID mode: Individual, JBOD, RAID 0, or RAID 1. Windows® users can use the QNAP External RAID Manager utility to view the RAID group status and disk health information.

Install in a PC/workstation for higher performance or data protection
When using two M.2 SSDs instead of a single 2.5-inch drive in a PC/workstation (Windows® or Linux®) you can create a RAID 0 for enhanced performance, or RAID 1 to add data redundancy for greater data protection. The M.2 SSDs also help achieve maximized performance and lower latency, ideal for on-the-fly video editing and server-grade applications.

External RAID Manager for Windows users
The QNAP External RAID Manager utility allows Windows® users to view the drive status and RAID information of the QDA-A2MAR. Firmware updates for the QDA-A2MAR can also be managed with the External RAID Manager utility.

Install in QNAP NAS for efficient storage or SSD caching
The QDA-A2MAR supports hardware RAID that will not consume CPU resources to help sustain optimal NAS performance. You can install one or more QDA-A2MAR in a NAS to maximize the storage utilization of available 2.5-inch drive bays. The QDA-A2MAR can accommodate two M.2 SSDs to create an SSD volume for performance-demanding workflows or work in an efficient tiered-storage environment with Qtier. It can also boost IOPS performance when configuring SSD caching. RAID information and disk health of the QDA-A2MAR can be monitored through the QTS Storage & Snapshots Manager.

Number of storage drives supported 2
Storage drive size M.2
Supported storage drive interfaces M.2
RAID levels 0,1,JBOD
Ports & interfaces
USB connectivity No
Technical details
RAID levels 0,1,JBOD
Data transfer rate 6 Gbit/s
Product colour Black
Product type SSD enclosure
Product colour Black
Data transfer rate 6 Gbit/s
System requirements
Windows operating systems supported Windows 10,Windows 7,Windows 8,Windows 8.1
Linux operating systems supported Yes
Packaging content
Screws included Yes
Manual Yes

Key features

  • 2x M.2 SATA SSD
  • 2.5"
  • RAID

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