Areca ARC-8050T3 8-bay 96TB RAID Storage with Thunderbolt 3.0


This high capacity storage solution provides 72TB capacity with 2 layers of redundancy, or 84TB capacity with 1 level of redundancy.

High performance Areca ARC-8050T3 series devices with Thunderbolt 3.0 are perfect for large volume working storage for photography or video, or even as part of a backup solution.

Product code ARC8050T3U-8-96NE08

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Product Highlights
  • Three year warranty on enclosure
  • Five year warranty on drives
  • Includes 8 x 12TB Hard drives for 96GB total capacity
  • 2 x 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3 interface
  • 1 x DisplayPort, 1 x expansion port
  • RAID level 0, 1, 1E, 3, 5, 6, Single Disk or JBOD
  • Support simultaneous 4K in/output workflow
  • EFI supported for macOS multi-boot
  • Configuration by the Thunderbolt/LAN port/LCD
  • 1m 40Gb/s active Thunderbolt™ 3 (USB-C) cable included
  • Advanced configuration for video optimised performance settings
  • Intelligent power On/Off function for data integrity
  • Hard drive firmware update all at once
Data Redundancy
  • In RAID 5 mode you get 84TB of storage capacity and protection in the case a single drive fails
  • In RAID 6 mode you get 72TB of storage capacity and protection in the case of two drives failing

ARC-8050T3 is the most complete 12Gb/s SAS multi-bay Thunderbolt™ 3 desktop SAS/SATA RAID storage with RAID control capabilities solution for both PC and Mac.

ARC-8050T3 incorporated on-board RAID-On-Chip and ECC SDRAM memory to deliver true high performance hardware RAID protection against drive failure. This combination helps to provide a high performance storage device perfect for the video editor working with Real time multi-stream HD and 4K workflows.

Thunderbolt™ 3 brings Thunderbolt to USB-C at speeds up to 40 Gbps, creating one compact port that does it all – delivering the fastest, most versatile connection to any dock, display, or data device. ARC-8050T3 is equipped with dual Thunderbolt 3 ports for connecting to any Thunderbolt 3-enabled host and offers an additional Thunderbolt 3 port for daisy-chaining other peripherals. The Thunderbolt daisy-chaining allows connection of up to six devices, so customers can connect ARC-8050T3 for massive amounts of video storage with a single Thunderbolt connection to their host computer.

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