The 5X1 External Port Multiplier (EPM) is the ideal solution for attaching large number of external hard drives to a computer. Designed on the same ASIC as used in the Addonics field proven 5X1 Rack Mounted PM, this EPM can connect up to 5 external eSATA hard drives to any system via one eSATA port. The 5 external hard drives can be configured as RAID 0, 1, 5, 10 or combined as 1 large volume or to appear as 5 individual drives to the system.
The hot swap capability of the EPM also allows external hard drives to be conveniently attached or removed from the system on the fly while the system continues operating. The EPM is constructed in a heavy gauge metal housing with ventilation on the side for efficient heat dissipation. Comes with convenient mounting hole on the bottom and a small power adapter, the EPM can install easy in various computing environment.
Device Type: Storage controller (RAID) - externalUPC:
Interface Type: ESATA-300
Dimensions (WxDxH): 5.3 in x 2.6 in x 1 in
Weight: 4.7 oz
Controller Interface Type: ESATA-300
Data Transfer Rate: 300 MBps
Supported Devices:Port Multiplier Aware eSATA Host Controllers
Max Storage Devices Qty: 5
RAID Level: RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 10, JBOD, RAID 0+1
Power: AC 120/230 V
Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty
SCSI and RAID Controllers
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