The Other World Computing Mercury Elite Pro Dual mini Quad Interface Hard Drive is pre-configured for use as a RAID-0 drive, and can also be reconfigured for RAID-1 or Span. The enclosure houses two drives (500GB + 500GB) for a total of 1TB of storage to be split or recorded depending on the RAID configuration. This drive also features 7200 RPM and an Oxford 936DS chipset.
OWC's Mercury Elite Pro also has a quad interface as the name states. Connect using the eSATA, FireWire 800, FireWire 400, and USB 2.0/1.1 ports. In addition to this connectivity the drive is also Mac, Windows, and Linux compatible, as well as bus powered, making it an ideal portable storage solution for most any machine out there. Data transfer speeds up to 300MB/s also ensure a fast and reliable connection for smooth transfer of your information.
- Uses two 2.5" SATA type hard disks
- Hardware RAID modes: 0, 1, or NRAID (Span)This model is pre-configured for RAID-0 but can be user re-configured at any time for RAID-1 or Span
- System status LEDs
- Near silent fanless operation
- Heat dissipating anodized aluminum enclosure
- Ultra-protective Shock Isolation System
- Bus Powered Design through FireWire ports
- Please Note!
- eSATA connection requires FireWire bus power or external power supply and USB port requires external power supply