The Sony PSZ-RA4T 2-Bay Thunderbolt 2 Portable RAID Array comes built with two 2TB 3.5" hard drives that deliver a storage capacity of 4TB. 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 PSZ-RA4T with two 7200 rpm hard drives that are configured in a RAID 0 array, which enhances the drive's transfer speeds to 440 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 440 MB/s reduces transfer times and contributes to an efficient 4K workflow
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 - PSZ-RA4T/BQ
Capacity - 4TB1
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
HDD Size/Rotational speed - 2 x 3.5 inch/7,200rpm hard drives
I/F - 1 x USB3.0 port, 2 x Thunderbolt 2 ports
Transfer speed - Read/Write: Up to 440MB/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)
Quick Start Guide (1)
Operation manual and Warranty card
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