RAID Tower Mini (RTMPM6G)

The RAID Tower Mini is built basing on the Mini Storage Tower platform features increased portability by reducing the size and weight to half of the RAID Tower IV. Depending on the model, up to four 3.5" SATA or eight 2.5" SATA hard drives can be installed into the RAID Tower Mini. The drives can be configured as a RAID set and be connected to the computer via USB 3.0, USB 2.0 or the eSATA connection up to 6Gbps. RAID Tower Mini comes with a low noise cooling fan and stylish design with swing open well ventilated front panel for easy drive access. Each model comes with everything needed for connecting to the computer. All is needed is to add your own hard drives and connect them to the Port Multiplier or the bridge that is inside the chassis.

 

About this model

This RAID Tower Mini is integrated with the latest 6G Port Multiplier (PM) to support high data rate of 6Gbps when connecting to a 6G eSATA port. All the drives connecting to the PM are connected to the system via a single eSATA cable and appear as individual drive to the system. Drives can be set as a single RAID volume via the RAID utility of the OS or the connected host controller.

 

RTMPM6G diagram

 

 

  • Connect to system via eSATA (3 feet eSATA cable is included)
  • Compatible with any SATA hard drive or SSD
  • Install up to four 3.5" SATA HDD or SSD of any capacity (drives not included).
  • Drives are mounted onto the 3.5" drive bay inside the tower chassis
  • Drives appear as 4 individual drives to the system when connecting to PM compatible eSATA port (SATA port with no PM support can detect only the drive connecting to port 0)
  • Up to 6Gbps throughput when eSATA port capable of this speed (in simultaneous data transfer, the maximum data transfer is that of the slowest member of the four drives)
  • Drives can be set to RAID via the software utility of the OS or the host controller
  • OS Support: depends on the attached SATA port


Components list made up this model:
Mini Storage Tower (MST-B with SCSI-I back panel), 5-port 6G Port Multiplier (AD5SARM6G), user guide, power cord

  • Four standard 3.5" drive bays for installing 3.5" SATA HDD
  • Built in 5-Port 6G Port Multiplier (model: AD5SARM6G)
  • Support SATA I, II and III HDD
  • Swing open font panel
  • Back of unit
    • One eSATA connector
    • AC power cable socket + 110/240 AC switch
  • Front of unit
    • Five LEDs in front
    • Power ON/OFF switch
  • 150 Watts power supply with 110/240V input
  • One 80 x 80 mm low noise and high CFM cooling fan
  • Weight: 4.9 lb (2.22 kg)
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 5.25 x 10.4 x 7.25 inch (133.35 x 264.16 x 184.15 mm)
  • Operating temperature and humidity: 5 - 60 °C, 10 - 90% RH
  • Storage temperature and humidity: -20 - 66 °C, 0 - 95% RH (non-condensing)

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