LSI 8 port PCI-X SAS Controller - SAS3442X-R

The SAS3442X-R, PCI-X, 8-port 3Gb/s SAS controller supports RAID 0, RAID 1/1E and has 4 internal and 4 external ports and can be connected directly to 8 SAS and/or SATA hard disk drives or as many as 122 when used in systems employing SAS expanders. Requires a PCI-X slot.
Manufacturer: LSI

Each port delivers up to 300 MB/s bandwidth (600 MB/s full duplex) for a combined throughput of as much as 2.4 GB/s (4.8 GB/s full duplex) bringing unparalleled performance to workstations and servers.


  • Eight-Port 3Gb/s SAS HBA
    • One SAS internal x4 connector (SFF-8484)
    • One SAS external x4 connector (SFF-8470)
  • Connects to 3 Gb/s or 1.5 Gb/s SAS and SATA Devices
  • Up to 122 internal/external devices supported
  • LED activity and fault indicators
    • Internal: 8 activity and 8 fault LEDs
    • External: 1 activity and 1 heartbeat/ fault LEDs
  • 64-bit, 133 MHz PCI-X (compatible with 32-bitand 64-bit PCI)
  • MD2 Form Factor PCI Card (6.6" x 2.5";16.8 cm x 6.35 cm)
  • Fusion-MPT® Architecture


  • Add Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) connectivity to existing PCs, Workstations, and Servers
  • Connects to the latest 3Gb/s SAS and SATA Hard Disk Drives
  • Internal and external connecters supporting internal HDDs or external storage enclosures

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