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  • Supports several Raid Modes: RAID0, RAID1, or JBOD
  • Tough carrying case

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The Sony PSZRA8T Thunderbolt 2 Portable RAID Array that delivers a storage capacity of 8TB. This portable drive system is designed to transport large amounts of data between locations safely by featuring an integrated handle along with a rugged design that physically protects the drives. This model has the transfer speeds and high performance needed for 4K production and deliver effective high-capacity content workflow options from the field to the studio.

To transfer content quickly, it sports a hardware RAID controller as well as two Thunderbolt 2 ports. Moreover, a USB 3.0 port is on board so you can use it with a wide variety of devices. Sony has outfitted the PSZRA8T with two 7200 rpm hard drives that are configured in a RAID 0 array, which enhances the drive's transfer speeds to 360 MB/s. To fit your changing needs, this RAID array lets you reconfigure the drives in RAID 1 or JBOD.

Shock-Resistance and Reliability

Internal and external rubber dampers protect the RAID storage in the field. A built-in handle provides easy portability

Fast Transfer Speeds for 4K Content

Transfer speeds of up to 360 MB/s reduces transfer times and contributes to an efficient 4K workflow

Convenient Connectivity

Supports Windows and Mac, features one USB 3.0 port and two Thunderbolt 2 ports, and features Thunderbolt daisy chaining for up to 6 Thunderbolt-equipped devices

Media Management Features

The downloadable Memory Media software Utility program for Sony memory media products provides enhanced media management. It allows you to see device information such as capacity, file system, and RAID mode as well as checking the status of the drives. You can also quickly reformat the drives or erase data before re-use

Model Name - PSZRA8T/BQ

Capacity - 8TB1

RAID - Preconfigured RAID 0, Hardware RAID 0/1/JBOD

Weight - Approx. 6 lbs. and 6 oz. (2.9 kg)

Dimensions (W x H x L) - Approx. 6.1 x 3.9 x 9.5 inches (156 x 100 x 241 mm)

Warranty - 3 years limited

I/F - 1 x USB3.0 port, 2 x Thunderbolt 2 ports

Transfer speed - Read/Write: Up to 360MB/s2 in RAID 0 mode

Power source - AC-DC adapter (VGP- AC19V77), Input: AC 100V, 50Hz/60Hz, Output: DC 19.5 V/3.3 A (Max)

Operating temperature - 41°F to 104°F (5°C to 40°C)

Operating humidity - 8% to 90% (no condensation)

Storage temperature - -4°F to 140°F (-20°C to 60°C)

Storage humidity - 8% to 90% (no condensation)

Shock resistance3 - MIL 20G/11ms (in operating mode), 50G/11ms (in -non-operatin mode)4

File system (factory default) - exFAT

OS - Use with both Mac & Win5

1 Capacity is based temp-on 1 GB = 1 billion bytes. A portion of the memory is used for system files and may vary.
2 Based on Sony internal testing; speed may vary upon measurement condition.
3 Sony cannot guarantee against damage to recorded data or the exterior case in all situations and conditions. Do not deliberately drop it or subject it to impact.
4 Based on Sony testing according to MIL-STD-810F, Method 516.5.
5 Supported OS is as below:

Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Mac OS X 10.8.5, OS X 10.10, OS X 10.11

Professional RAID (1)

USB cable (1)

Thunderbolt cable (1)

AC adapter (1)

Power cord (1)

Label (1)

Quick Start Guide (1)

Operation manual and Warranty card

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