Glyph Technologies 40TB Blackbox PRO RAID 2-Bay RAID Array (2 x 20TB, USB-C 3.2 Gen 2)

BH #GLBBPR40KRD • MFR #BBPR40000RAID
Glyph Technologies 40TB Blackbox PRO RAID 2-Bay RAID Array (2 x 20TB, USB-C 3.2 Gen 2)
Key Features
  • 2 x 20TB 7200 rpm Enterprise 3.5" HDDs
  • 2 x 3.5" Drive Bays
  • 10 Gb/s USB-C 3.2 Gen 2 Host Connection
  • Supports RAID 0, 1, JBOD & SPAN
Accelerate your creative workflow with the 40TB Blackbox PRO RAID Array from Glyph Technologies. Featuring a 10 Gb/s compatible USB-C 3.2 Gen 2 connection, this high-speed desktop storage system features two 20TB enterprise class 7200 rpm, 3.5" SATA drives, providing 40TB of raw storage capacity for your 4K videos, high-resolution RAW photos, and other important files. The convenient hardware-based RAID controls allow you to quickly configure the dual drive array for RAID 0 to maximize capacity and speeds of up to 550 MB/s. Configuring the unit for RAID 1 provides data redundancy. The Blackbox PRO RAID Array is preformatted for Mac systems, so you can get straight to using it right out of the box. Windows users must reformat the drives before use.
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Glyph Technologies PRO RAID External HDD Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2USB-C 3.2 Gen 2
  • 3Dual Drive RAID System
  • 4Hardware-Based RAID
  • 5Cool Under Pressure
  • 6Time Machine Ready

Accelerate your creative workflow with the 40TB Blackbox PRO RAID Array from Glyph Technologies. Featuring a 10 Gb/s compatible USB-C 3.2 Gen 2 connection, this high-speed desktop storage system features two 20TB enterprise class 7200 rpm, 3.5" SATA drives, providing 40TB of raw storage capacity for your 4K videos, high-resolution RAW photos, and other important files. The convenient hardware-based RAID controls allow you to quickly configure the dual drive array for RAID 0 to maximize capacity and speeds of up to 550 MB/s. Configuring the unit for RAID 1 provides data redundancy. The Blackbox PRO RAID Array is preformatted for Mac systems, so you can get straight to using it right out of the box. Windows users must reformat the drives before use.

The Blackbox PRO RAID features a comprehensive 3-year hardware warranty, which includes the cables, in addition to two years of Level 1 data recovery and one year of advanced replacement.

USB-C 3.2 Gen 2
The USB-C 3.2 Gen 2 connection can transfer up to 10 Gb/s with compatible devices and is designed to work with Thunderbolt 3 and USB 3.0 systems using the included cables.
Dual Drive RAID System
This desktop drive system includes two enterprise class 7200 rpm, 3.5" 20TB drives with data transfer speeds of up to 550 MB/s.
Hardware-Based RAID
With hardware-based RAID 0, 1, JBOD, and SPAN support, you can configure your Blackbox PRO RAID system without having to deal with finicky software solutions. Use the convenient switches to configure the system for RAID 0 to maximize speed and usable capacity or RAID 1 for data redundancy.
Cool Under Pressure
The rugged aluminum shell acts as a heatsink keeping the internal hard drive at its optimal temperature to deliver higher sustained speeds.
Time Machine Ready
The Blackbox PRO is formatted for Mac computers and is Time Machine compatible right out of the box. You can reformat the drives for Windows.
UPC: 691450004405

Glyph Technologies PRO RAID External HDD Specs

Key Specs
Storage Capacity
40 TB
Included Drives
2x 20 TB 3.5" HDD
Interface
SATA
Number of Bays
2x 3.5"
Inputs/Outputs
1x USB-C 3.1/3.2 Gen 2
RAID Support
, RAID 0/1/JBOD
Drives
Storage Capacity
40 TB
Included Drives
2x 20 TB 3.5" HDD
Interface
SATA
Rotational Speed
7200 rpm
General
Number of Bays
2x 3.5"
Default OS Support
macOS
Inputs/Outputs
1x USB-C 3.1/3.2 Gen 2
Form Factor
Desktop
RAID Support
, RAID 0/1/JBOD
Transfer Rates
550 MB/s
UASP Support
Yes
Software
OS Compatibility
macOS
Windows
Security
Encryption
No
Security Features
Kensington Security Slot, Lockable Bay Door
Electrical
Power Source
AC Adapter
Physical
Color
Black
Status Monitoring
LED Indicator
Cooling
1x Fan
Material of Construction
Aluminum
Dimensions
8.25 x 5.5 x 4.25" / 20.96 x 14 x 10.79 cm
Packaging Info
Package Weight
10.61 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
11.2 x 10.7 x 4.8"

Glyph Technologies PRO RAID External HDD Reviews

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Anyone have experience editing 4K multi cam on ...

Anyone have experience editing 4K multi cam on these drives? How was the performance?
Asked by: Andrew
The Glyph Technologies 40TB Blackbox PRO RAID 2-Bay RAID Array (2 x 20TB, USB-C 3.2 Gen 2) perform well for multicamera 4K video editing.
Answered by: Kenneth C
Date published: 2023-08-28

May I use this with USB-C 3.1 gen 2 instead of ...

May I use this with USB-C 3.1 gen 2 instead of 3.2 gen 2?
Asked by: Hugh
Yes, the Glyph Technologies 40TB Blackbox PRO RAID 2-Bay RAID Array can be used with a USB-C 3.1 Generation 2.
Answered by: Michael M
Date published: 2023-08-21

Will this accept CF type B cards? (Can I plug my ...

Will this accept CF type B cards? (Can I plug my Z9 card directly into it?)
Asked by: Lenny
The Glyph Technologies 8TB Blackbox PRO RAID 2-Bay RAID Array with Card Reader & USB Hub (2 x 4TB, USB-C 3.2 Gen 2) only supports has built in slots for SD/SDHC/SDXC and CompactFlash cards, it will not be able to directly read your CFexpress Type B cards.
Answered by: Paige K
Date published: 2023-07-04

Can the hard drives be upgraded to larger ...

Can the hard drives be upgraded to larger capacity discs in the future (e.g., original = 2x4 TB upgraded to 2x14 TB)?
Asked by: Brad
Yes, the hard drives can be removed and larger drives added to this Glyph Technologies 4TB Blackbox PRO RAID 2-Bay RAID Array with Card Reader & USB Hub (2 x 2TB, USB-C 3.2 Gen 2).
Answered by: Sagi C
Date published: 2023-04-17

Is the 24 TB Glyph raid drive as quiet as the now ...

Is the 24 TB Glyph raid drive as quiet as the now discontinued G-Raid 24 TB raid drives? Large or small difference?
Asked by: Robert
The Glyph Technologies 24TB Blackbox PRO RAID 2-Bay RAID Array (2 x 12TB, USB-C 3.2 Gen 2) BH #GLBBPR24KRD uses 7,200 RPM HDDs. It will make some noise associated with the spinning hardware.
Answered by: Reuben
Date published: 2023-08-31

Is this Glyph 2-Bay RAID Array box compatible ...

Is this Glyph 2-Bay RAID Array box compatible with 8K videos?
Asked by: herve
Yes, the Glyph Technologies 8TB Blackbox PRO RAID 2-Bay RAID Array with Card Reader & USB Hub (2 x 4TB, USB-C 3.2 Gen 2) (B&H # GLBBPR8KRDHB) is compatible with 8K video.
Answered by: Alex D
Date published: 2023-10-23

Where is the manual? It's nowhere to be found on ...

Where is the manual? It's nowhere to be found on their website.
Asked by: Mark
This drive comes preformatted for Mac.
Answered by: Luiz O
Date published: 2023-10-26

with only one C port, can this be daisy chained ...

with only one C port, can this be daisy chained with a G Drive array with an adapter?
Asked by: Claudia
The promo video for the PRO RAID on the Glyph website clearly shows a 2-port version. They even show someone daisy-chaining two stacked units. Maybe they have other models coming?
Answered by: Fabian
Date published: 2022-11-29
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