TowerRAID TR8M6GNC - 8 Bay eSATA 6G Port Multiplier JBOD Tower

TowerRAID TR8M6GNC - 8 Bay eSATA 6G Port Multiplier JBOD Tower
TowerRAID TR8M6GNC - 8 Bay eSATA 6G Port Multiplier JBOD Tower
Item# ST-SAN-TR8M6GNC
$295.00

The TowerRAID TR8M6GNC is a new 6G port multiplier solution for complete 6G solution. New generation of 6G TR8M6GNC provides nearly double the performance compare to older 3G generation. This compact JBOD tower utilizing the latest SATA 6G port multiplier technology, where two eSATA cables connects to eight SATA hard drives. Hard drives can be access to the computer individually, providing instant storage expansion with ease. Designed with easy installation in mind, the hot-swappable hard drives tray allows instant setup by simply install the hard drives after opening the protective ventilating cover. Port Multiplier technology is widely available in current eSATA port, including home sever, laptop and personal computer, and an optional port multiplier supported eSATA controller can be purchases for added performance and functionality, such as RAID application. TR8M6GNC supported in Windows, Linux and Mac, including storage expansion, home server applications as well as personal data backup.


Note:Sans Digital recommends the use of enterprise hard drives when in use with any RAID controller applications. Standard desktop or green desktop drive may not be supported and may compromise RAID system stability and performance.
  • Supports PC, Linux and MAC OS, including Windows 8, Windows Server 2012 and MAC OS.
  • Accesses eight hard drives using only one cable.
  • Host interface: eSATA with 6G Port Multiplier. *
  • Drive interface: 8 x 3.5" SATA, 6TB hard drives supported.
  • Support port multiplier enabled RAID adapter for additional RAID application.

For more details on TowerRAID 6G performance, please visit: TowerRAID 6G Product Features Page.

* SATA/eSATA port require support port multiplier in order for your computer to recognize multiple hard drive. Port multiplier supported eSATA port is required. Please see Sans Digital eSATA port multiplier controller card selections.
 Model  TR8M6GNC
 Form Factor  Compact Tower
 HDD Trays  8 Hot-Swappable 3.5"
 RAID Level

JBOD, RAID available via eSATA RAID card (not inlcuded)

 Maximum Capacity  64TB
 Host Interface & Transfer Rate eSATA (via 6G Port Multiplier) Port Multiplier supported eSATA port required. Please see Sans Digital eSATA port multiplier controller card selections.
 Drive Interface  8 x 3.5” SATA
 Cooling Fan  4.7" Ball Bearing Fan
 Power Supply  250W (90V-264V)
 Status Indicators  Status and Power LEDs
 Dimension (in)  5.9"W x 13.4"H x 13.4"D
 Weight (lb)  13
 Safety Regulations  CE, FCC, UL, RoHS
 Limited Warranty  1 Year
 Package Contents

 TR8M6GNC(1)
 Hard Drive Trays (8)
 Power Cord (1)
 eSATA Cable (2) 
 Screws (1 set)
 Quick Installation Manual & CD (1)

Enterprise RAID Edition Hard Drive
 Model                    TR8M6GNC  TR8M6GNC8E  TR8M6GNC16E
 Hard Drive  No HDD
 Bundle
 1TB RAID
 SATA x8
 2TB RAID
 SATA x8
 Total
 Storage Size
 N/A  8TB  16TB

 Model                    TR8M6GNC32E  TR8M6GNC48E  TR8M6GNC64E
 Hard Drive  4TB RAID
 SATA x8
 6TB RAID
 SATA x8
 8TB RAID
 SATA x8
 Total
 Storage Size
 32TB  48TB  64TB