Areca ARC-1330-8x 8-port 12G SAS Host Bus Adapter

The ARC-1330 series brings the fastest available connections with SAS data transfer rates of 12, 6, and 3Gb/s per lane and SATA data transfer rates of 6 and 3Gb/s per lane. Supports up to 128 hard drives and SSDs using SAS expanders, 2 x SFF-8644 connectors. Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows, Ubuntu, FreeBSD and MacOS
Manufacturer: Areca
SKU: SC-ARC-13308x
Manufacturer part number: ARC-1330-8x

The adapters are backwards compatible with existing and future RAID, and expander solutions. It provides maximum bandwidth and I/O connectivity for high-end server-based storage systems with internal storage or when connecting to large-scale storage enclosures.

Data Transfer Rate: Up to 12Gb/s per port
I/O Controller: 88SE1485
Devices Support: 128 X 3Gb/s, 6Gb/s and 12Gb/s SAS/SATA
Cable Support: Passive Copper
Physical Dimensions: MD2-Low Profile: 167(L) X 64(H) mm
Power Dissipation: Typical: 7.5W
Operating Temperature: 0 °C to 60 °C with 200 LFM airflow
Operating Humidity: 10% to 85%, non-condensing
Brackets: Full height and low profile
Key Features:
  • Connects to SAS/SATA HDDs, solid state driver (SSDs) and removable media (DAS/JBOD)
  • Support a maximum 128 SAS/SATA devices using SAS expander
  • Serial Attached SCSI (SAS-3.0) compliant
  • Hot-plug capability
  • Support staggered spin-up, hot-plug and Native Command Queuing (NCQ)
  • Support port multiplier
  • Support ATA-8 microcode download for upgrading SATA disk drive firmware
  • Support SES microcode download for upgrading enclosure expander firmware


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