48TB OWC ThunderBay 4 with Dual Thunderbolt 2 Ports and SoftRAID XT Lite
Empower your creative production workflow with this super-fast, 4-Bay, RAID-ready drive with dual Thunderbolt ports. Add vast amounts of high-performance storage with ThunderBay 4. Utilize each of the four internal drives independently, or use the software RAID of your choice to setup a multi-drive array for high-performance or data-redundancy.
Edit, Experiment, Create, Design
With ThunderBay's performance capabilities you can complete projects faster, have more time to experiment, and push your creations to the next level.
Enhance editing capabilities in video apps like Apple Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, and Avid Media Composer. Empower greater audio production capabilities in audio apps like Avid Pro Tools and Logic Pro X. Edit large photos in apps like Adobe Photoshop, and browse large photo libraries in apps like Apple Aperture and Adobe Lightroom. Simply put, you can do more with a ThunderBay 4 enhanced workflow, and with a RAID 5 array you get data redundancy on top of great performance!
Certified and Tested
Each ThunderBay undergoes OWC's multi-hour drive "burn-in" performance certification procedure prior to shipping. This ensures your ThunderBay arrives operating properly and ready for demanding use.
SoftRAID Lite XT for ThunderBay Included
Discover the power and performance of the SoftRAID engine, the most advanced software RAID for Mac with RAID 0 and 1.
- Incredible Thunderbolt 2 throughput
- Plug and play RAID-ready
- Up to 820MB/s read / 720MB/s write RAID 0 performance
- Ultra quiet, heat dissipating aluminium chassis
- Rigorously pre-tested with multi-hour burn-in
- Plug and play RAID-ready
- ThunderBay comes with an OWC one-meter certified Thunderbolt cable
Compatible with the devices listed below.
- Thunderbolt 2
- JBOD / RAID Support
- JBOD: Utilize each of the four drives independently
- RAID: Use any Software RAID of your choice to setup the ThunderBay 4 for multi-drive performance or data redundancy.
- Standard Mechanism
- 4 x 12TB Seagate Enterprise Capacity SED (Helium) Hard Disk Drives
- Drive Cache Size
- 256MB per drive, 1024MB total for the solution
- Port Configuration
- Thunderbolt – 2 x Thunderbolt 2 ports
- Max Data Transfer Rate
- Thunderbolt 2 – 20Gb/sec
- Port/Interface Bootability
- It can be used as a Thunderbolt startup drive on Macs running Mac OS X.
- System Requirements
- Any Mac with a Thunderbolt port running OS X 10.9 or later
- Any PC running Windows 7 Service Pack 1 or later with a Thunderbolt port
- Boot Camp is not supported. The Thunderbolt certification process does not include Macs running Windows through Boot Camp
- Power Supply
- Internal UL Listed U.S./International Auto Switching 100 ~ 240v, 50/60Hz input, 12 Volt 16.66 Amp output Power Supply
- External Case Dimensions
- 9.65″(D) x 5.31″(W) x 6.96″(H)
- 245.11mm x 134.87mm x 176.78mm
- Enclosure Weight
- 8.6 pounds (3.9kg)
What's in the box?
- 1 x 48TB OWC ThunderBay 4 high performance hard drive solution
- 1 x SoftRAID Lite XT
- 1 x 1 M (39 in) Thunderbolt cable
- 1 x UL-certified 3-prong power cable
- 2 x Keys for front panel lock
- 1 x SoftRAID Lite XT Quick Start Guide
- 1 x ThunderBay 4 Quick Start Guide
- 3 Year Warranty