Promise Technology DS4600 DAS Storage Enclosure

PROMISE Part #/MPN: DS4600

DiscTech Item #: PRO-DS4600-BN-2Y

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Interface Types: SATA M.2 NGFF, eSATA External, Firewire IEEE1394 iLink, USB 2.0

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Electrical Interface: SATA 300 - 3.0Gbps

Bays/Ports/Slots: 4

Wattage/VA: 90W

Voltage: 110-240V Multi

Promise Technology SmartStor DS4600 Quad Interface 4-Bay HS DAS Storage Enclosure - Brand New

Promise Technology SmartStor DS4600 Quad Interface 4-Bay Hot Swappable DAS Storage Enclosure - Brand New

SmartSTOR DS4600 is a Direct Attached Storage Enclosure which has four high-speed interfaces including eSATA, FireWire 400, FireWire 800 and High-Speed USB. RAID backup with support for up to 4 hard drives in RAID 0, 1, 5 and 10.

SmartStorTM DS4600 4-Bay Hot-swappable Direct Attached Storage
Are you comfortable storing your precious data and digital content on a single hard disk? If and when you hard disk crashes, all of your precious data and or digital contents will be LOST. Promise Technology, the worldwide leader in SATA/SAS RAID Technology, introduces the DS4600 a “cutting edge” Consumer, Professional, SOHO/SMB and Enthusiast’s class storage enclosure. SmartStor™ DS4600 safeguards your precious data and digital contents making them readily available anytime.

Multiple connectivity options
SmartStor™ DS4600 delivers high performance with four high-speed interfaces including eSATA, FireWire 400, FireWire 800 and High-Speed USB. SmartStor™ DS4600 is an ideal solution for Home backup, SOHO/SMB backup, Storage Expansion on PC/Mac and Multimedia Professionals in need of high performance for power applications such as Apple’s Final Cut, Adobe Photoshop and 3D Studio Max. Technology Enthusiast’s can utilize SmartStor™ DS4600 to store Music and Video for playback using SmartNAVI Media Player or any Media Player on the client system.

Advanced and Reliable data backup Solution
SmartStor™ DS4600 is a next generation backup solution with support for up to 4 hard drivers in RAID 0, 1, 5 and 10. Proven Promise RAID technology ensures your data will be available for access anytime.

High Performance for your Multimedia needs

  • Excellent Media Streaming Performance
    SmartStor™ DS4600 is designed to meet the demands of professionals in the Digital Media space who crave performance and storage for Final Cut, Photoshop, 3D Studio Max and other power applications.
  • Media Center
    Media Center enables you to manage and play your music and video files stored on the SmartStor™ DS4600. Simply select the file you wish to play and “enjoy”.
  • Photo Album
    Photo Album empowers you with the ability to create your own albums and share them with family and friends easily. You can even access Photo Albums remotely using any PC in the world with SmartNAVI.

Easy set up and initialization
Setting up the SmartStor™ DS4600 is quite easy. Install the hard disks into the supplied drive carrier rails, insert the disks into the enclosure and connect the SmartStor™ DS4600 to your PC, Mac, Server, or Laptop. You don’t need to worry about the drivers or other complex configuration settings.

Compatible with Time Machine
Connect SmartStor™ DS4600 to your Mac for use with Apple’s Time machine to backup your critical system files, applications, data files, music, pictures, videos and more.

Ultra Quiet and Green
SmartStor™ DS4600 complies with the RoHS standard, which means the SmartStor™ DS4600 is eco-friendly always keeping the environment in mind. The Standby feature of the SmartStor™ DS4600 allows hard drives to spin-down reducing power consumption during periods of inactivity.
Thanks to the new enclosure design, system noise generated by the fan is no longer a concern.

SmartStor DS4600 Features
Part NumberDS4600
DAS Features
OS SupportWindows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista X86/64, Linux/Unix, Mac OSX 10.8
Client Utility OS SupportWindows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista X86/64, Mac OSX 10.8
Data ProtectionClient to DAS backup (SmartNAVI)
One-touch Backup
RAID Management
RAID LevelRAID 0, 1, 5, 5+spare, 10
RAID featureHot spare, Robust Error Handling
Disk RoamingYes
System Management
Multiple Languages SupportEnglish, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Korean, Russian
Coding SystemUnicode
Management Protocols/NotificationsAudible (buzzer)
Visible (LEDs)
Management ToolsSmartNAVI (Mac/Windows)
USBHigh-Speed USB 2.0 Type B x 1 (USB 1.1 compatible)
FireWire InterfaceFireWire 400 x 1
FireWire 800 x 2
Disk Interface
Number of Drives4 Drives (3.5" only) Hot Swappable
SpecificationsSupport 3Gb/s and 1.5Gb/s SATA Drives with NCQ/TCQ; 48-bit
LBA support
Mechanical Specifications
Power Adaptor90-100W with PFC, 100-230V auto-ranging, 50-60Hz AC
TemperatureOperating: 5° C to 35° C
HumidityOperating: 10% - 85%
Dimensions (H x W x D)188.2x152.5.229.6 mm
(7.4x6.0x9.0 in)
Weight2.5 kg (5.5 lbs) without drives
EMC/SafetyCE, FCC Class B, VCCI Class B, BSMI, UL, TUV
EnvironmentalErP ROHS WEEE off mode<1W Compliant

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Weight: 8.2 lb

Warranty: 2 Year Manufacturer

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