What item is right for you?
Ask our Experts! 800.606.6969 Live Chat

Proavio 8TB EB400CR 4-Bay Desktop Storage System

B&H # PREB400CRF8T Mfr # EB400CR-F8T
Usually ships in 7-14 business days

Availability Details

Close

This is a special order item and is non-cancelable and non-returnable. Est. arrival at B&H is 7-14 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at time of shipment.

International Orders*
For international orders, credit cards will be charged at time you place your order.

Free Standard Shipping
Not eligible for free Expedited Shipping
You Pay: $1,040.25
Product Highlights
  • USB 3.0 + eSATA + FireWire 800
  • RAID 0, 1, 0+1, 5 Operation
  • Mac, Windows, Linux Compatible
  • RoHS Compliant

The 8TB EB400CR 4-Bay Desktop Storage System from PROAVIO is the ultimate video and graphics storage workhorse, built and designed to adapt to your unique workflow. A third generation on-board RAID controller provides the widest array of storage modes for any workflow. The EB400CR is designed to meet the needs of today's fast-paced video, photography and graphics workflows. It is the perfect storage solution for both studio and location-based production users who need fast, dependable storage that quickly adapts to any situation.

Triple Interface Connectivity
A triple interface design allows connection to any USB 2.0/USB 3.0, eSATA or FireWire 800 equipped system. Thus, the EB400CR offers flexibility to any production workflow. Equipped with USB3.0, eSATA and FW800 connectivity, the EB400CR is designed to work with the computer platform of your choice now and in the future.
4-Disk Desktop Storage Array with Built-in RAID Controller
A third generation on-board RAID controller provides the widest array of storage modes for any workflow. The EB400CR is designed to meet the needs of today's fast-paced video, photography and graphics workflows.
Delivers Sustained Data Throughput Over 200 MB/s
The Over eSATA the EB400CR is able to deliver over 200 MB/s transfer rates for both reading and writing. Over USB 3 speeds are only marginally slower. Over FireWire 800 users can expect around 50 MB/s (due to the limited bandwidth of Firewire 800).
Highly-Efficient Power and Cooling System
With ultra-low noise, energy efficient 250W power supply and 80+ Green technology, the EB400CR lowers energy costs and ensures smooth operation for years to come. It also features low-noise, hot-swap 8CM cooling module with self-monitoring fault detection.
RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 0+1 and RAID 5 Operation
The EB400CR features a rich and powerful RAID Management software (GUI) that provides intuitive control over every setting and configuration option available on your EB400CR. The intuitive EB400CR user interface simplifies the RAID configuration process and allows users to change and adapt their RAID settings based on specific needs. For superior performance, choose RAID 0 with full capacity; for maximum protection, choose RAID 1 with automatic mirroring and full data redundancy or RAID 5 + spare for applications that require a balanced mix of fault tolerance, performance & capacity. Unlike competitive USB and FireWire solutions, the EB400CR takes your RAID options to the next level by offering advanced configuration modes designed for users with more specific storage needs and demands.
Store, Protect, Mirror or Clone Your Media
The EB400CR is designed to meet the needs of today's fast-paced video, photography and graphics workflows. It is the perfect storage solution for both studio and location-based production users who need fast, reliable storage that quickly adapts to any situation.
High Performance Storage for Media
Connections are the keys to a successful career in the media business. The EB400CR ensures that you are always well connected. Equipped with USB 3.0, eSATA and FW800 connectivity, the EB400CR is designed to work with any computer platform of your choice now and in the future.
Innovation in Hardware Design
The EB400CR continues to lead the industry with cutting-edge engineering works that make the EB400CR synonymous with innovation, quality and value. It uses high-quality components to ensure your media is safe, protected and available when you need it. EB400CR's locking drive modules eliminate unwanted tampering and accidental disk removal which can jeopardize your media. Floating drive modules reduce rotational vibration effects and extend the life of the drive. A cable-less internal design helps increase data integrity and minimizes common disk errors and time-outs caused by poor cable quality.
JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 10, RAID 5, Disk Clone (Drive Dupe) for Ultimate DSLR Media Redundancy
Host Interface USB 3.0, eSATA and FireWire 800
RAID JBOD, RAID-0, RAID-1, RAID-10, RAID-5 and Disk Clone
Form Factor 4-Disk Desktop RAID Array with Internal RAID Controller
Enclosure Management GUI Monitoring, Disk, Power & Cooling Status LED Indicators, LCD Control Panel
Disk Drives 4 x 2 TB 7200 rpm SATA-3 drives
Supported Operating Systems Mac OS X
Windows 7
Windows Server 2003/2008
Linux
System Security Locking Disk Bays
Power Ultra-low noise, Energy Efficient 250W Power Supply with 80+ Green Technology
Cooling Low-noise, Hot Swap 8CM Cooling Module with Self-monitoring Fault Detection
Performance
Sequential Read USB 3.0: 172 MB/s
eSATA: 232 MB/s
FireWire 800: 77 MB/s
Sequential Write USB 3.0: 149 MB/s
eSATA: 207 MB/s
FireWire 800: 50 MB/s
General
Safety Regulations CE, FCC, RoHS
Dimensions (LxWxH) 11 x 5.25 x 9.25" (27.94 x 13.35 x 23.49 cm)
Weight 18 lb (8.16 kg) without HDDs
34 lb (15.42 kg) with HDDs
Proavio 8TB EB400CR 4-Bay Desktop Storage System
  • 3 Year Standard Warranty
  • 1 Year Advanced Replacement Warranty
  • Cables & Cable Management

    Show more >

    Connect the host adapter to the RAID array with a eSATA cable.

    C2G -  6.56' (2 m) External Serial ATA Cable (Black)
    • You Pay: $8.76
     

    Host Adapters

    Show more >

    Ensure high-speed data transfer over the newest ports with a controller card.

    LaCie -  eSATA Hub
    • You Pay: $179.99
     
    Tera Grand -  USB 3.0 Male to eSATA Female Adapter Cable (1')
    • You Pay: $18.98
     

    Spare & Replacement Drives

    Keep a spare drive around in case of drive failure.

    Proavio -  2TB Spare Drive with Tray for EB400CR
    • You Pay: $177.65
    Usually ships in 7-14 business days i This is a special order item and is non-cancelable and non-returnable. Est. arrival at B&H is 7-14 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at time of shipment.
     

    Power Accessories

    Show more >

    Prevent power surges or outages from damaging your equipment.

    APC -  Power-Saving Back-UPS Pro 700 (120V)
    • You Pay: $105.99
     
    See any errors on this page? Let us know.

    Close

    Close

    Close