G-RAID with Thunderbolt is a high-performance, removable dual 7200RPM Enterprise-class hard drive storage system featuring both Thunderbolt 2 and USB 3.0 connectivity. For ultimate flexibility, choose between hardware RAID 0, 1 or JBOD to quickly access, browse, edit and backup your digital library. With transfer rates up to 440MB/s, this ultra-fast storage solution is designed for the most demanding creative projects, easily supporting multistream HD, 2K and compressed 4K video workflows.
Add the speed and storage capabilities of RAID, Thunderbolt 2, and USB 3.0 to your Mac and Windows systems using the G-RAID 8TB 2-Bay Thunderbolt 2 RAID Array from G-Technology. This array features two SATA III 6 Gb/s drive bays, each of which holds one removable 4TB enterprise-class hard drive, for a total capacity of 8TB. The drives have a rotational speed of 7200 rpm and are configured in a RAID 0 array. Moreover, this G-RAID is outfitted with one USB 3.0 port along with two Thunderbolt 2 ports, which deliver daisy-chaining capabilities.
This G-RAID features an internal RAID controller which supports hardware RAID 0 (optimized for performance), RAID 1 (optimized for data protection), or JBOD. This will allow users to access, browse, edit, and backup their digital library. It is well suited for demanding creative projects, such as those involving HD, 2K, and compressed 4K workflows. In addition, it may also be used for storage-intensive applications, such as audio editing, digital photography, music libraries, data backup, and more. This array uses a smart cooling fan to help ensure quiet operation, a long life, and data reliability, as well as an all-aluminum enclosure to help increase its durability.
While this G-RAID is compatible with both Mac and Windows, it comes pre-formatted for Mac. When reformatted for Windows, it is compatible with Windows 10, 8.1, and 7. Included with this storage array are one Thunderbolt cable, a USB 3.0 cable, a power cable, and an AC power adapter.
Two removable enterprise-class hard drives
2 x Thunderbolt 2 ports (compatible with Thunderbolt)
1 x USB 3.0 port (compatible with USB 2.0)
User configurable hardware RAID can be set as RAID 0 (performance) or RAID 1 (protected), and JBOD
Data transfer speeds up to 440 MB/s are well-suited for photo and video editing
A smart cooling fan helps to ensure quiet operation, a long life, and data reliability
The housing is built with an all-aluminum enclosure
Formatted for Mac, but this storage array may be reformatted for Windows