Dell MD1420 SAS 24-Bay Storage Array

Dell Part #/MPN: MD1420

DiscTech Item #: DEL-MD1420-NP-OE

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Interface Types: SAS Serial Attached SCSI, SFF-8088

Form Factor: 2.5inx15mm SFF Server Drive

Bays/Ports/Slots: 24

Voltage: 110-240V Multi

Dell MD1420 SFF 2.5" Hot Swap SAS 24-Bay Storage Array - New Pull

Dell MD1420 SFF 2.5" Hot Swap SAS 24-Bay DAS / Direct Attached Storage Array - New Pull

Expand and accelerate data access

The Dell Storage MD1400 and MD1420 direct-attached storage (DAS) enclosures with 12Gb SAS throughput have been specifically engineered to work with the 13th generation of PowerEdge servers using the newest line of PowerEdge RAID Controller 9 (PERC9) 12Gb SAS cards. Scaling capacity behind innovative next-generation servers enables end-to-end 12Gb solutions with exceptional storage flexibility and IO performance for such applications as:

  • High-performance databases
  • Streaming digital media
  • Storage-intensive applications

  • Compatibility:

    The Dell MD1420 accepts up to twenty four (24) hot swappable 2.5" SFF SAS hard drives and solid state drives.

Dell Storage MD1420 Technical Specifications
DrivesUp to 24 hot-pluggable 2.5” drives
Drive performance and capacities2.5” NL-SAS 6Gb HDD (7.2K): 500GB, 1TB
2.5” NL-SAS 12Gb HDD (7.2K): 2TB
2.5” SAS 6Gb HDD (10K): 300GB, 600GB, 1.2TB, 1.8TB
2.5” SAS 6Gb HDD (15K): 300GB, 600GB
2.5” SAS 12Gb SED (15K): 600GB
2.5” SAS 12Gb SSD: 200GB, 400GB, 800GB (WI); 200GB, 400GB, 800GB, 1.6TB (MU); 800GB, 1.6TB (RI)
Maximum capacity per enclosureUp to 48TB when using 24 x 2TB NL-SAS 2.5” HDDs
Expansion capabilitiesPERC H830 HBA enables expansion to 8 enclosures, PCIe 3.0, 12Gbps SAS, dual-port, 4 ports per enclosure
Host connectivity
Unified modeUnified mode (single path) for daisy chaining of up to 8 enclosures per PERC H830 (4 enclosures per port, single path)
Unified mode (recommended redundant path) for daisy chaining up to 4 enclosures per PERC H830 (4 enclosures connected to both ports via redundant path cabling)
Enclosure management modules (EMM) and RAID levels
EMM2 EMM provide redundant enclosure management capability
RAID levels0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60
Back-panel connectors per EMM
Connectivity4 mini-SAS HD connector for connection to the host or expansion
Service managementUSB mini-B connector (for factory use only)
Power supplies per PSU
Wattage – AC and DC power AC – 600W; DC – 700W
Host heat dissipation AC – 2047BTU/hr; DC – 2388BTU/hr
Input voltage range100-240V AC, auto-sensing; 48V DC
Frequency range 50/60Hz
Amperage8.6A at 100V, 4.3A at 240V
Available hard drive power (per slot)
Supported continuous consumption Up to 1.2A at +5V
Up to 0.5A at +12V
Rack supportDell ReadyRails™ II static rails for tool-less mounting in 4-post racks with square or unthreaded round holes or tooled mounting in 4-post threaded-hole racks
Height x width x depth8.7 cm (3.39”) x 48.2 cm (18.8”) x 54.1 cm (29.1”)
Weight24.2 kg (53.35 lb) (maximum configuration)
8.8 kg (19.4 lb) (empty)
TemperatureOperating: 10° to 35°C (50° to 95°F) with maximum temperature gradation of 10°C per hour
Storage: -40° to 65°C (-40° to 149°F) with temperature gradation of 20°C per hour
Relative humidityOperating: 8% to 85% (non-condensing) with maximum humidity gradation of 10% per hour
Storage: 5% to 95% (non-condensing)
AltitudeOperating: -16 to 3048 m (-50 to 10,000 ft)
Storage: -16 to 10,600 m (-50 to 35,000 ft)

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Weight: 80 lb

Warranty: 1 Year DiscTech

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