Adaptec 4800SAS SAS Serial Attached SCSI 8 port RAID Controller


DiscTech Item #: ADP-4800SAS-NP-OE


Interface Types: SAS Serial Attached SCSI, PCI-X, SFF-8470, SFF-8484

Form Factor: Full-Height/Half-Length

Electrical Interface: SAS-1 Serial Attached SCSI - 3.0Gbps

Adaptec 4800SAS / 2183100-R SAS Serial Attached SCSI 8 port RAID Controller PCI-X 1x SFF-8470 2x SFF-8484 - New Pull

Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) is the enterprise storage interface that takes SCSI into new dimensions of performance, flexibility and scalability. With SAS you can enjoy performance many times faster than traditional SCSI and mix and match SAS and Serial ATA (SATA) drives for cost and performance optimization.

The Adaptec Serial Attached SCSI RAID 4800SAS PCI-X card is an eight-port controller that supports SAS, SATA or SATA II disk drives. It features the Adaptec RAID Code (ARC) with standard RAID 0, 1, 5, 10, 50, JBOD as well as the Adaptec Advanced Data Protection Suite with RAID 1E, 5EE, 6, 60, Copyback Hot Spare and optional Snapshot Backup. The card has 128 MB of ECC-protected DDR DRAM and a battery unit is optional.

This controller has one SFF-8470 external connector and two SFF-8484 internal connectors.

Supported Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows
Red Hat Linux
SUSE Linux
Novell NetWare
SCO Unix

 High-performance storage connectivity and data protection for servers and workstations
Customer Needs
 Ideal for supporting server and workgroup applications where high levels of sustained read and write operations are required, such as video streaming, web content, video-on-demand, security and surveillance, fixed content, and reference data storage.
System Environment
 Departmental and workgroup servers and workstations
Key RAID Features
Hot Spare Support, RAID Level Migration, Online Capacity Expansion, Optimized Disk Utilization, and the following Adaptec Advanced Data Protection Suite features:
  • Striped Mirror (RAID 1E)
  • Hot Space (RAID 5EE)
  • Dual Drive Failure Protection (RAID 6, 60)
  • Copyback Hot Spare

Bus System Interface Type

PCI-X 64-bit/133 MHz host interface
External Connectors
One x4 SAS connector SFF-8470
Internal Connectors
Two x4 SAS connectors SFF-8484
Data Transfer Rate
Up to 3Gb/s per port
System Requirements
Intel or AMD architecture with available 64-bit PCI-X slot
Supports EM64T and AMD64 architectures

Standard RAID Levels

RAID 0, 1, 10, 5, 50

Optional RAID Features

Snapshot Backup (2228200)

Board Dimensions

9.44in x 4.53in
24cm x 11.5cm

Operating Temperature

0 to 55 degrees C


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Alternate MPNs: 2183100-R

Weight: 2 lb

Warranty: 1 Year DiscTech

New Pull

Condition Levels Explained

The product has been mounted in a brand new system (e.g. server), then removed from the system, before entering service. These products may have some hours of usage due to system build time / burn-in / testing etc. New Pulls are guaranteed to have at least 95% (often 99%) of their service life remaining , they may show signs of being physically mounted and dismounted. All handling is performed by trained technicians, taking full ESD precautions.

1 Year DiscTech Warranty

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