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2011-04-13 CF / CFast Drive

Imagine the benefits of combining six memory cards in a RAID architecture or use them as six separate storage drives. Totally awesome!

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2011-04-13 CF / CFast Drive

Make a SSD Out of CF Cards with Addonics SATA Adapter

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2011-04-11 CF / CFast Drive

Addonics lets you turn your CF or CFast cards into a solid state drive

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2011-03-10 External CipherChain

Keeping one's personal data safe at all times is an extremely important task, especially when said pieces of information have quite a sensitive nature, and this is exactly where the new External CipherChain from Addonics comes into play.

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2010-08-06 Pocket eSATA/USB DigiDrive

I'm about as pleased as I can be with the Addonics eSATA/USB DigiDrive and I am willing to bet that at the time of this writing (August, 2010) you'd be hard pressed to find a faster flash card reader on the planet. 

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2010-07-13 USB 3.0 to eSATA Adapter

I think the Addonics USB 3.0 to eSATA adapter is one of the best investments you can make this year.

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2010-07-02 USB 3.0 to eSATA Adapter

We've been waiting for this device for awhile now, glad to see Addonics finally made this great idea a reality with the eSATA to USB 3.0 Adapter.

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2010-06-10 CFast cards + SATA adapters

Addonics intro new CFast cards + SATA adapters

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2010-06-10 CFast cards + SATA adapters

New Addonics CFast adapters add CFast cards to PCs

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2010-02-13 NAS 2.0

NAS2XU2 unit is cheap, silent, easy to setup, and best of all, small enough to toss in your laptop bag and take with you anywhere you go.

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2010-02-01 NAS 2.0

If you're looking to get a full featured NAS, but don't want the price associated with buying an all-in-one device, then definitely check out the Addonics USB NAS 2.0.

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2009-12-02 Mini NAS

For being so much cheaper than it's competitors, I was very pleased with the Mini NAS while using it. It offers a surprising amount of features for the price, much more than I would have expected.

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2009-11-17 Mini NAS

Addonics debuts Mini NAS portable network storage enclosure solution.

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2009-11-17 Mini NAS

"If you're in the market for a single bay network drive, your options have certainly been piling up lately and now the kids at Addonics are premiering their aptly named Mini NAS

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2009-10-27 HPM-XA

I know of nothing that matches its flexibility and performance at the price.

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2009-09-16 HPM-XA

Addonics Technologies Inc. announced Monday its new, a feature-rich hardware port multiplier, which provides connections of up to five SATA (Serial-ATA) drives to any SATA port.

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2009-09-14 HPM-XA

But surely the best use of this product is to connect multiple hard drives using a single port. This is in fact very helpful for people with old generation computers with only one SATA port. Just connect Addonics Hardware Port Multiplier to your PC and attach 5 HDDs!

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2009-09-01 Pocket Blu-Ray and DVD

Addonics today came out with two useful devices a portable Blu-ray drive and a portable DVD drive. Both of them are targeted towards netbook users and boast of tiny profiles, so that you can easily put them in your backpack and enjoy the latest movies on-the-go. What's more, the Pocket Blu-ray/DVDRW and the Pocket DVD-RRW drive are the industry's first portable optical drives with built-in eSATA and USB interface.

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2009-08-26 Pocket Blu-Ray and DVD

Since desktop computers are slowly, but surely going obsolete, with portable systems (such as notebooks, netbooks or ultra-portables) becoming the choice for everyday computing tasks, the need for external optical drives also becomes direr, especially since a whole category of the aforementioned computers (netbooks, to be precise) don't even pack such a unit.

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2009-08-26 Pocket Blu-Ray and DVD

I learned the hard way when I used my netbook at CES back in January that in the business world, many people still give out information on CDs or DVDs.

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2009-02-02 NAS Adapter

Addonics NAS adapter makes you a big sharer

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2008-12-12 NAS Adapter

The Addonics NAS Adapter offers fairly robust management features, including user-level access and password protection to folders..

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2008-05-12 ZIF to CF Adapter

If you've got a dead iPod that's still loaded with files, this adapter will allow you to gain access to all of those files that would otherwise be lost.

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2008-05-06 Snap-In ExDrive 25

The Addonics Snap-In ExDrive25 is an attractive unit that features a very easy way to change out drives.

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2008-04-25 Snap-In ExDrive 25

The drive enclosure is extremely user-friendly. Users can directly the drive inside the 2.5-inch bay, then start using it on the fly. To maximize the installation efficiency, Addonics' enclosure needs no additional tools or screws for the installation part.

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2008-04-06 Zebra Enclosure

The Addonics Zebra enclosure is a versatile and easy way to add a DVD, CD or hard drive as an external drive to your computer system and even home entertainment system.

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2007-05-23 CF - 2.5" IDE Adapter

If you have a PowerBook or iBook with an IDE bus and have outgrown its hard drive, want to reduce the 'Book's weight by several ounces, would like to run more quietly, or simply like to tinker, the Addonics CF Hard Drive Adapter could be worthwhile investment - especially if you have some CF cards that aren't being used.

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2007-03-19 Snap-In SATA Mobile Rack

Business users often work with confidential files, and software applications often have license agreements that are violated when multiple people can access them. Because it allows multiple users to share a system without having to share the data or operating system, those problems are solved with the Snap-In SATA Mobile Rack.

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2006-11-17 2 Port eSATA Cardbus Adapter

If you're looking for a way to hook up high-performance storage to your notebook, Addonics' CardBus adapter is hard to beat.

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2006-09-27 2 Port eSATA Controller for Mac Pro

The Addonics ADSA3GPX1-2EM 2-port SATA host adapter for the Apple Mac Pro provides exceptional value and good performance. For as little as $39.99 this card can add SATA PM compatibility and two additional SATA ports to any Mac Pro model.

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2006-08-10 CF - IDE Adapter

ADDONICS will please everyone with this Compactflash to IDE interface that allows booting any OS on Earth from a microdrive or CF memory card, but does so using a Serial-ATA connection.

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2006-07-21 CF - IDE Adapter

Boot any OS on Earth from a CF card or Microdrive. The adapter's construction is good, the price is right, and the ability to turn it from a front side bay adapter to one hidden in the back via the included PCI bracket is a nice bonus.

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2006-03-24 Saturn Cipher

The Addonics Saturn Cipher is a great way to store or transport sensitive data without worrying about someone stealing the drive and having access to your information.

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2006-02-10 Saturn Cipher

Addonicsandrsquo Saturn Cipher design incorporates a number of usability and security features. There is full data portability. The hardware key is tied to the disk and no passwords to remember.

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2006-01-30 Saturn Cipher

The hardware-based hard drive encryption solution is easy to deploy and requires no additional softwre to provide 64-bit DES/TDES data encryption.

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2006-01-20 Disk Array 3SA

Addonics Disk Array 3SA (AE3RCS35NSA) fits perfectly in the Storage Tower. It mounts up to 3 SATA hard drivs in an enclosure which has space available for two 5.25" devices.

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2011-07-22 NAS 3.0

Addonics has made a few great improvements on the NAS 3.0 - there's support for drive volumes over 256TB in size, a much improved web GUI, and WebDAV support to easily create your own cloud at home.

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2011-08-25 2011 PC Magazine Editor

PC Magazine - There is a very well documented user manual; this combined with surprisingly speedy performance and a straight-no-chaser feature set make this wonderful, tiny, and very affordable ($65) USB NAS an Editor's Choice pick.

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2011-08-15 NAS 3.0

Inc. Magazine Lists Addonics HPM as one of 10 Tech Innovations to Help Your Business.

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2011-09-23 Snap-In Disk Array

Those who were wondering what they could possibly use those extra optical disk bays for have received their answer, in the shape of the Addonics 2.5” and 3.5” Snap-In Disk Array removable drive systems.

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2012-03-02 RAID Tower XIII

Typical use cases for this box would be in a departmental or remote office environment where the server provided easily accessible eSATA or USB 3.0 ports. Adding the Addonics RAID Tower XIII in these scenarios takes literally minutes.

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2012-04-05 CipherUSB product review

 CipherUSB's low price and simplicity make it a great choice for managing encrypted storage. You can use it to protect anything from a single thumb drive to an office full of removable hard drives. CipherUSB has earned the status of Editors' Choice for hardware-based security..

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2012-04-02 CipherUSB

..With no passwords to forget and no possibility of "lead pipe cryptanalysis" being able to work on you, your data is very safe. In fact, there not only is there no password to remember, there is not traces of it left in your PC's memory for hackers to snoop...

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2012-04-05 CipherUSB

I would expect the CipherUSB adapter could be very popular in corporate settings.... I can envision everyone in departments such as finance, human resources, and research & development using CipherUSB adapters.

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2012-06-25 CipherUSB Gold Silicon Award
The solution as a whole is easier to use and more user friendly then other data encryption solutions...This would be an appealing solution for business people who travel, and may need to use multiple laptops, desktops, or tablets to present data on drives.


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2012-08-16 Port Multiplier Ultra

How to Connect Five eSATA Storage Devices To Any PC

Here's a convenient way to multiply direct-attached storage capacity on a laptop or desktop PC or a server.

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2012-11-19 CipherUSB holiday gift

"...for $30? Indeed, this product is one of the biggest bargains out there, and a great gift for your friends in the intelligence community - or anyone looking for a little security for data on the go. Highly recommended!"

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2013-02-18 Mini HDD Duplicator Station

PRO: So easy to use a caveman could do it

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2013-06-21 Encrypt all your USB storage

..the CipherUSB a great tool, it comes in at a fantastic price, with a single dongle coming in at under $30...

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2013-07-10 Cipher provides an easy way to secure USB drives

The Cipher USB FLE F1 is a surprisingly inexpensive way to turn unsecured drives...into usable, protected stores of information...F1 as a portable encryption command center makes even more sense, because it could be used anywhere to quickly protect data..

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2014-04-25 Addonics eSATA PCI Express Add-On Card Review

The Addonics ADSA6GPX1-2E is a great solution to those wanting an external eSATA connection with port multiplier capabilities. The build quality seems quite good, and I found no issues when installing the card...

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2014-04-30 Addonics RAID Tower III External Storage Device Review

...The Addonics RAID Tower III is certainly a unit with a great deal of build quality and aesthetic appeal. I really like the idea of having a solid steel enclosure with a bit of added flash with the acrylic front panel. The LED activity lights give off the right amount of light ...

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2015-01-27 Pocket UDD25

For those in the market for an external solution with multiple connectivity options, the Addonics UDD25 is certainly at the top of its class. Along with having options for both USB 3.0 and eSATA, this solution is bus powered making it extremely portable...

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2015-03-04 Sapphire Combo Blu-ray / HDD with eSATA or USB 3.0

I'm very impressed with this equipment. The Sapphire Combo drive handled any disk media I threw at it and having the flexibility and storage capacity of a built in hard drive is very much appreciated. Flexibility is the name of the game with this device. Having both USB 3.0 and eSATA cable connections allows different systems to hookup without adapters...

 

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2015-07-07 AD2M2S-PX4

The Addonics Technologies M2 PCIe SSD Adapter X110 was found to work great and we saw no performance

loss ...we highly suggest giving the Addonics X110 a closer look as the $29 price tag won't break the bank 

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Datasheets
storage IV
Applies to:

ST4-A

USB 3.1 to eSATAp Adapter
Applies to: ADU31ESP
HDD Duplicator PRO
Applies to: HDUSI325-B.

HDUSI325-B

Jasper II 11S - 1:11 3.5"/2.5" HDD/SSD duplicator
Applies to: JD2-11325SN

JD2-11325SN

Jasper II 5S
Applies to: JD2-5325SN

JD2-5325SN

Jasper II 1S
Applies to: JD2-325SN

JD2-325SN

AAUESP5PT100C
Applies to: AAUESP5PT100C

- Universal eSATAp Cable

R1825SN-2MS
Applies to: R1825SN-2MS

- 1U Rack for 2.5" HDD/SSD, 2 SFF-8088 connectors

M2HFD11SC
Applies to: M2HFD11SC

- 1:11 M2 / 2.5" HDD / SSD Subcompact Duplicator

R1825SN-8ES
Applies to: R1825SN-8ES

- 1U Rack for 2.5" HDD/SSD, 8 eSATA connectors

AD25M2U.2
Applies to: AD25M2U.2

- 2.5" U.2 M2 PCIe/NVMe SSD drive

ADN10GPX4
Applies to: ADN10GPX4

- 10 Gigabit Ethernet PCIe 4X Controller

ADM2NVMPX4
Applies to: ADM2NVMPX4

- M2 PCIe / M2 NVMe adapter

ADSF8643PX4
Applies to: ADSF8643PX4

- SFF-8643 PCIe 4X adapter

ADM2SF8643
Applies to: ADM2SF8643

- M2 SFF-8643 converter

AD25NVMPX4
Applies to: AD25NVMPX4

- NVMe 2.5" U.2 SSD PCIe adapter

SMR2U30
Applies to: SMR2U30

- Sapphire Mobile Rack II

Enterprise CFast MLC SSD (simplied version)
Applies to: EnterpriseCFastMLCSSD

Enterprise CFast MLC SSD

Addonics Industrial M2 SLC SSD (simplied version)
Applies to: Industrial_M2_SLC_SSD
Addonics Industrial mSATA SSD datasheet (simplied version)
Applies to: Industrial_mSATA_SLC_SSD
SHDUESA
Applies to: SHDUESA

- Sapphire HDD Duplicator

AAUSBC-A
Applies to: AAUSBC-A

- USB type C - USB A converter

HFD11C
Applies to: HFD11C

- 1:11 2.5" HDD / Flash Compact Duplicator PRO

AE6RT25S
Applies to: AE6RT25S

- 2.5" HDD/SSD Disk Array 6

AD2M2SAR
Applies to: AD2M2SAR

- Dual M2 SSD adapter

Addonics CFast SSD datasheet
Applies to: All_CFast_SSDs
Addonics M2 SSD datasheet
Applies to: All_M2_SSDs
Addonics mSATA SSD datasheet
Applies to: All_mSATA_SSDs
UDD25SU3
Applies to: UDD25SU3

- Internal UDD25 with SATA/USB 3.0 interface

S4DAMS
Applies to: S4DAMS

- Sapphire Disk Array 4SA with mini SAS

AD3M2SPX4
Applies to: AD3M2SPX4

- M2 PCIe SSD Adapter PRO

AD4SA354M2
Applies to: AD4SA354M2

- 3.5" QUAD M2 (NGFF) SSD drive

JD11M2
Applies to: JD11M2

- Jasper 11M2

JD1125SNC
Applies to: JD1125SNC

- Jasper 11C

AA5IN3BK
Applies to: AA5IN3BK

- 5-IN-3 Drive Chassis

AD2HDDHP6G
Applies to: AD2HDDHP6G

- Drive-mount 2-Port 6G HPM

AD252MSDR
Applies to: AD252MSDR

- 2.5" Dual mSATA flash drive

AAP12V08A-US
Applies to: AAP12V08A-US

12V/5V Power Adapter, mini DIN 6

S4DAPM6G
Applies to: S4DAPM6G

-Sapphire Disk Array 4SA with 6G PM

AD25M2SSD
Applies to: AD25M2SSD

- 2.5" M2 (NGFF) SSD drive

S4DA4ES
Applies to: S4DA4ES

- Sapphire Disk Array 4SA with 4 eSATA connection

ADSAU31R�
Applies to: ADSAU31R�

- SATA to USB 3.1 SuperSpeed+ Rack-mounted Converter

CRT5SNHEU3
Applies to: CRT5SNHEU3

- Cipher RAID Tower, AES-256-bit encryption

RR2035AXHES
Applies to: RR2035AXHES

- RAID Rack (RR2035AXHES)

RR2035ASDES
Applies to: RR2035ASDES

- RAID Rack (RR2035ASDES)

RR2035RPHES
Applies to: RR2035RPHES

- RAID Rack (RR2035RPHES)

RR2035RSDES
Applies to: RR2035RSDES

- RAID Rack (RR2035RSDES) 

RR2035RSE6G
Applies to: RR2035RSE6G

- RAID Rack (RR2035RSE6G)

AD4ES6GPX4
Applies to: AD4ES6GPX4

- 4-Port eSATA 6G PCIe 4X controller

EM35DCS
Applies to: EM35DCS

- Emerald 3.5" drive cartridge

AA25SEMBK
Applies to: AA25SEMBK

- Slim SATA SSD 2.5" HDD adapter

AD4SAHM2
Applies to: AD4SAHM2

- Dual Hyper HDD - M2 hybrid Controller 

EM25DCS
Applies to: EM25DCS

- Emerald 2.5" drive cartridge

 

 

UDFUDD7
Applies to: UDFUDD7

- 1:7 ATA Flash Duplicator

ADM218SA
Applies to: ADM218SA

- M2 - 1.8" Micro SATA adapter

AD2M2S-PX4
Applies to: AD2M2S-PX4

- M2 PCIe SSD Adapter X110

AD18M25S
Applies to: AD18M25S

- 1.8" micro SATA - 2.5" SATA converter

AD2U31PX2
Applies to: AD2U31PX2

- USB 3.1 2-Port PCIe 2X Controller

UDD25SU3-M
Applies to: UDD25SU3-M

- Internal UDD25 for micro SATA drive

MSHDU11T
Applies to: MSHDU11T

1:11 mSATA HDD/SSD High Speed Duplicator

110/240V AC/DC 5V2A power adapter
Applies to: AAPAC5V, AAPAC5VCN
Diamond Cipher CHD
Applies to: DCHD256ES, DCHD256ES-C, DCHD256EU3, DCHD256EU3-C
1:4 HDD/SSD Duplicator
Applies to: HD4SNDXHS-A, HDUS4SNDX-A
5-Port 6G Rack Mount PM
Applies to: AD5SARM6G
Sapphire 5-Slot CF Drive
Applies to: S5CFEU3, S5CFES6
Quad mSATA PCIe SSD
Applies to: AD4MSPX2
NAS Adapter
Applies to: NASU2
Storage Tower IV
Applies to: ST4, ST4HPMXU, ST4PM, ST4MSST4SAUS, ST4ESA
Sapphire Cipher Snap-In
Applies to: SSNAES256, SSNA256EU, SSNAES256-C, SSNA256EU-C
NAS Tower 3R5
Applies to: NT15SNES1G
Sapphire Snap-In Disk Array with mini SAS
Applies to: S4SNMS

 

S4SNMS

Secure NAS R5
Applies to: SN535E1G
NAS Tower R5
Applies to: NT5SNES1G
Snap-In Disk Array PRO
Applies to: AESN5DA35-A
NAS Mini Storage Tower with 4-Port HPM
Applies to: NA3MS4HU2B, NA3MS4HU2
Multi-Media Tower
Applies to: MMTDX, MMTPRO
WiFi Drive Adapter
Applies to: WDAUSM, WDAUSM-P
1:5 Combo mSATA HDD Duplicator
Applies to: MSHDUS5C
1:11 Combo mSATA HDD Duplicator
Applies to: MSHDUS11
internal GigaNAS adapter
Applies to: NAS4RM.
Secure NAS 2R5
Applies to: SN1035E1G.
2.5" IDE mSATA Flash drive
Applies to: ADMS25IDE.
Sapphire Snap-In Mobile Rack
Applies to: SSNEU3, SSNES.
2.5" HDD/SSD Disk Array 4
Applies to: AE4RT25S.
Sapphire USB 3.0/eSATA Optical Drive Enclosure
Applies to: SU3CS, SESU3CS, SESCS.
Snap-In SATA Mobile Rack II
Applies to: AESNMRS, AESNMS325, AESNMU3, AESNMI, AESNMSC.
SATA Mobile Rack III
Applies to: AEAMR35SA
Cipher RAID Tower
Applies to: CDC5HMEU3
1:9 Combo mSATA HDD HS Duplicator
Applies to: MSHDUS9HS
CFast HDD Adapter
Applies to: ADCFASTHDD
Embedded IDE - CF Adapter
Applies to: ADEBIDECF, ADEBIDE2CF
IDE - CF Adapter Bootable CF Slot
Applies to: ADIDECF, ADIDECFB, ADIDECF-N
Pocket Blu-ray/DVDRW with eSATA/USB Connection
Applies to: PBRDRUE, PBRDRUE-N
External mSATA SSD / CFast card Reader/Writer
Applies to: MSCFAEU3, MSCFAES
IDE - SD Adapter
Applies to: ADIDESDB, ADIDESD-N
Blu-Ray / DVD / CD Duplicator Subsystem
Applies to: DDUSAS, DDU3SAS, DDU7SAS, DDU11SAS
SATA - CF Adapter
Applies to: ADSACFB, ADSACFW, ADSACF-N
IDE - CF Adapter PRO
Applies to: AEUDMACF, AEUDMACFWP
CF Hard Drive Adapter
Applies to: AD44MIDECF, AD44MIDE2CF

 

AD44MIDECF, AD44MIDE2CF

Embedded 44-Pin IDE - CF Adapter
Applies to: ADEB44IDE2CF
1.8" micro SATA CFast Adapter
Applies to: ADCFASTMS
SATA - CFast Adapter
Applies to: ADSACFASTB, ADSACFAST-N
Pocket Blu-ray burner with eSATA/USB
Applies to: PBDUE, PBDUE-N
External 8-Port SATA/SAS PCIe controller
Applies to: AD2MS6GPX8-E
STMPC-B
Applies to:
ATX Power Supply 500W
Applies to: AATXPS500
500W Redundant ATX Power Supply
Applies to: AARDPS500
Sliding Rails for Storage Rack
Applies to: SRRAIL
2-Port eSATA Express Card 34
Applies to: ADEXC34-2E
SATA - external mini SAS (SFF-8088) bridge
Applies to: AD4SMSAS-PCI, AD4SMSAS
ZESACS
Applies to:
2.5" Snap-In bay - OEM kit
Applies to: OM25SNSA
2.5" mSATA Flash drive
Applies to: AD25MSD

 

AD25MSD

Internal mSATA SSD / CFast card Reader/Writer
Applies to: MSCFASA, MSCFA2SA, MSCFAU2
1:9 High Speed CFast Duplicator PRO
Applies to: CFASTD9HS-2S
1:5 Mixed Media Duplicator
Applies to: MDCCM5
Mixed Media Duplicator
Applies to: MDCCM11
Mini HDD Duplicator Station
Applies to: HDMU3, HDMU3-X
Internal UDD II (Ultra DigiDrive)
Applies to: UDD2SA, UDD2SA9
ADUSB2PCI
Applies to:
eSATA / SATA PCI Controller
Applies to: ADSAESA
2-port SATA PCI controller
Applies to: ADSA2

Applies to:
SATA/IDE RAID PCI-E Controller
Applies to: ADI2S3GPX1-2E
AD5U2SA
Applies to:
6G 2-port SATA or eSATA PCI-Express Controller
Applies to: AD2SA6GPX1, ADSA6GPX1-2E
8-Port SATA/SAS PCIe controller
Applies to: AD2MS6GPX8
AEMK35CB
Applies to:
ADPCICB2
Applies to:
CardBus eSATA Adapter
Applies to: ADCB2SA-E
CF DigiAdapter
Applies to: ADCFPCMCIA
6G 2-port eSATA ExpressCard 34
Applies to: ADEXSA6G-2E
ExpressCard Cardbus Adapter
Applies to: ADEXC34CB
ADN1GEX34
Applies to:
ADU2FWEX34
Applies to:
ADPEXC
Applies to:
AD4IN1EXC34-H
Applies to:
Internal Single/Dual Micro SATA UDD
Applies to: MSUDDSA, MS2UDDSA
Snap-In 25 RAID
Applies to: AERD25SN35
mini SAS / 4-port SATA ExpressCard 34
Applies to: ADEC346G-MS
USB 3.0 to eSATA mini Adapter
Applies to: ADU3ESAM, ADU3ESAM-X
1:7 USB HDD / Flash Duplicator
Applies to: UDFH7
Pocket UDD (Ultra DigiDrive) and 4-Slot UDD
Applies to: AEPUDDU, AEPUDDSA, AEPUDDU9, AEPUDDSA9, AE4UDDU, AE4UDDU9, AE4UDDSA, AE4UDDSA9, AEPUDD-NC
NAS Tower III
Applies to: NSRT3SEU
NAS 4.0 Adapter
Applies to: NAS40ESU
Port Multiplier Ultra
Applies to: AD5EHPMEU3
CF - SATA HDD Adapter
Applies to:
ADSA3GPX8-4E
Applies to:
AD2SAHSSD
Applies to:
ZBWESU3, ZBWES
Applies to:
ZDRWESU3, ZDRWES
Applies to:
Disk Array 5SA
Applies to: AE5RCS35NSA, AE5RCS35NSAW
AE3RCS35NSA
Applies to: AE3RCS35NSA
4-port External USB 3.0 HUB
Applies to: AD4U3HE, AD4U3HEP
Internal SATA/USB DigiDrive
Applies to: AEDMDISU2, AEIDDSAU, AEIDDSAUWP, AEIDDSAUWP-X
AESDDNU3
Applies to:
AEPDDESU
Applies to:
Snap-In Double Drive
Applies to: AE25SNAP2SA
RMRSAI
Applies to:
AEMMBY
Applies to:
AD2U3EXC34
Applies to:
AD2U3PX1
Applies to:
AD2U3PCI
Applies to:
CCMS1-ES
Applies to:
CCMSPC-E
Applies to:
CCM35MK2-E
Applies to:
CipherUSB
Applies to:
SR460SIS2
Applies to:
iSCSI Rack
Applies to:
SR460RIS2
Applies to:
NAST4IUB
Applies to:
NAS25HDU2
Applies to:
DigiCopier III
Applies to: DGC3
Zebra HDD Duplicator
Applies to:
RR2035AXHML
Applies to:
RR3625HXML-A
Applies to:
RR3625HXES-A
Applies to:
RR3625HXML-R
Applies to:
RR3625HXES-R
Applies to:
RR2035ASDML
Applies to:
RR2035RPHML
Applies to:
RR2035RSDML
Applies to:
RT134DAMS
Applies to:
RT134DAHX
Applies to:
RT134SDMS
Applies to:
RT134SDEU3
Applies to:
RT134SDES
Applies to:
RT93DAHXML
Applies to:
RT93SNDHML
Applies to:
RT93SNDH
Applies to:
RAID Tower IX
Applies to: RT93SDEU3
RT93DAHX
Applies to:
RT55SN25SP
Applies to:
RT55SN25ML
Applies to:
RT55SN25HX
Applies to:
RT5835HEU3
Applies to:
RT55SNHX
Applies to:
RAID Tower V
Applies to: RT55SNHXU3
RTIVHX535U3
Applies to:
RTIV435DCSR5
Applies to:
RTIV35M2SU3
Applies to:
RTIV535HEU3
Applies to:
RT3DA5HP
Applies to:
RT3DAHEU3
Applies to:
RT3SN5HP
Applies to:
RT3S5HEU3
Applies to:
RAID Tower Mini
Applies to:
RAID Tower Mini
Applies to:
CPR5SA
Applies to:
1:4 CFast Duplicator PRO
Applies to: CFASTD4-2S
1:5 CFast Duplicator
Applies to: CFASTD5
1:10 CF Duplicator PRO
Applies to: CFD10-2S
1:4 CF Duplicator PRO
Applies to: CFD4-2S
1:5 CF Duplicator
Applies to: CFD5
1:10 CFast Duplicator PRO
Applies to: CFASTD10-2S
Cipher RAID Tower
Applies to: CRC4HESU
Cipher RAID Tower
Applies to: CDC4HESU
Cipher RAID Tower
Applies to: CDC5HXAES
CRT535PES
Applies to:
HDUS11NB
Applies to:
1:5 HDD/SSD Duplicator Deluxe C
Applies to: HD5SNDXHS, HDUS5SNDX
HDUSI3TDR
Applies to:
HDUSI325AES
Applies to:
HDUSI325
Applies to:
HDUS1125LT
Applies to:
HDD Duplicator Deluxe
Applies to:
1:11 HDD Duplicator (HDUS11SNDX)
Applies to: HDUS11SNDX
1:11 HDD Duplicator
Applies to:
1:9 HDD/SSD HS Duplicator
Applies to: HD9SNDXHS
BD/DVD/CD Tower V
Applies to: ST5BDVES
BD/DVD/CD Tower IX
Applies to: ST9BDVES
DVD/CD Tower V
Applies to: ST5DVRE
DVD/CD Tower IX
Applies to: ST9DVRE
DigiCopier XI
Applies to: DGC11
DigiCopier VII
Applies to: DGC7
DigiCopier I
Applies to: DGC1
BR-DVD DigiCopier XI
Applies to: DGBRC11, DGBR4DR11
BR-DVD DigiCopier VII
Applies to: DGBRC7, DGBR3DR7
BR-DVD DigiCopier III
Applies to: DGBRC3
BR-DVD DigiCopier I
Applies to: DGBRC1
Pocket Micro SATA UDD
Applies to:
Hybrid Port Converter
Applies to:
1.8" mSATA adapter
Applies to: ADMS18SA
1.8" ZIF - CF Adapter
Applies to:
Snap-In 25
Applies to:
Storage Rack
Applies to: SRDA460S, SRDAP46SL, SR460S, SR46S4R5HM, SR460SPM, SR460SPML, SR460SES2ML, SR46S5HMX, SRDA460R, SRDAP46RSL, SR460R, SR46R4R5HM, SR460RPM, SR460RPML, SR460RES2ML, SR46R5HMX, RNPS, SRDANPS
Storage Tower IX
Applies to: ST9, ST95HPMXU, ST95HPMXA, ST95RPM, ST92MS, ST9ML
Storage Tower V
Applies to: ST5, ST55HPMXA, ST55HPMXU, ST54SR5PM, ST55RPM, ST5MS, ST5ML
Storage Tower III
Applies to: ST3, ST3MS, ST3HPMRXA, ST3RPM, ST34ML, ST34ESA
Mini Storage Tower
Applies to: MST5HMXA, MST5HPMES, MST5X1PM, MST4IDEU2, MST4ML, MST4ESA, NASMT4IU
Mini Storage Tower
Applies to: MST5HMXA, MST5HPMES, MST5X1PM, MST4IDEU2, MST4ML, MST4ESA, NASMT4IU
AD4IDEU2
Applies to:
AD5SAHPM-EA
Applies to:
AD5SAPM
Applies to:
AD5SARPM-E
Applies to:
AD5ESAPM-E
Applies to:
AD4SR5HPMU-E
Applies to:
AD4SR5HPMUS
Applies to:
AD5HPMRXA-E
Applies to:
Z Snap-In Mobile Rack
Applies to: ZSNESA, ZSNESU
Z Family USIB Drive Enclosure
Applies to: ZSAUSCSU, ZUSCSU, ZUSCSES
Diamond Mobile Rack
Applies to: DMRSAI, DMRII
Mobile Rack II
Applies to: AENRHDSA35-R
Mobile Rack
Applies to: AENRHDSA35-A, AENRHDSA35W
Cipher RAID Tower
Applies to: CRTM4HES
CRT1035P2ES
Applies to:
NAST4SR5HPM-B
Applies to:
Diamond Cipher Mobile Rack
Applies to: DCMR256I
Ruby Combo Hard Drive
Applies to: RCHDSAES, RCHDSAEU3
RAID Tower IIIc
Applies to: RT31225EU3
Z USB 3.0 / eSATA Drive Enclosure
Applies to: ZESU3CS, ZESSIU3CS
Diamond ExDrive
Applies to: DSAEDES, DSAEDEU3, DIEDES, DIEDEU3
Diamond Combo Hard Drive Kit
Applies to: DCHDSAES, DCHDSAEU3, DCHDIES, DCHDIEU3
CipherChain ExpressCard
Applies to: CCHESEXC34
CipherUSB
Applies to: CA256USB
RCHD256ES
Applies to: RCHD256ES, RCHD256EU3
RCMR256I
Applies to: RCMR256I, RCMR256SC
Diamond Cipher ExDrive
Applies to: DCED256ES, DCED256ES-C, DCED256EU3, DCED256EU3-C
RCED256ES
Applies to: RCED256ES, RCED256EU3
Ruby Drive Cartridge System
Applies to: RDCSSAES, RDCSSA6G
Jupiter Cipher Drive
Applies to:
Cipher Snap-In
Applies to:
Diamond Cipher Drive Cartridge System for SATA HDDs
Applies to: DCDCS256S, DCDCS256S-C, DCDCS256U, DCDCS256U-C
Storage Tower XIII
Applies to:
Snap-In Disk Array
Applies to:
5 Port HPM-XU
Applies to:
2.5" CF Flash drive
Applies to:
Pocket eSATA/USB DVD-RRW
Applies to: AEPDRRWUE, PDRWUE
Pocket UDD (Ultra DigiDrive) II
Applies to: PUDDEPU3, PUDDESP, PUDDES, PPROEPU3, PPROESP, PPROES
Pocket UDD (Ultra DigiDrive) II
Applies to: PUDDEPU3, PUDDESP, PUDDES, PPROEPU3, PPROESP, PPROES
Z Snap-In Disk Array
Applies to: Z4SNHU3, Z4SNHXA, Z4SN25PM, Z4SN25NML
Ruby eSATAp ExDrive
Applies to: REDESP, REDESPU3, RSAEDES, RSAEDEU3

Shock and Vibration Protection for External Drive Applications

RAID Tower II
Applies to: RTII235SMH, RTII235DCSH, RTII3DAR5, RTII425SMR5

Add hard drives to create your very own powerful external RAID

NAS 3.0 Adapter
Applies to: NAS30U2

Build your own Network and Cloud storage with capacity up to 128 PB (PetaByte)

HDD Duplicator Subsystem
Applies to: HDUSAS, HDU5SAS, HDU11SAS

Fast, Simple Way to Duplicate

Cipher Z-Drive Enclosure
Applies to: ZESAES256, ZSAES256EU

FIPS certified AES 256-bit Encrypted Drive Enclosure with eSATA / USB 3.0

CF/CFast Drive
Applies to: AE6CF, AE6CAS, AE6CFHI, AE6CAHI

Dynamically Powerful CF or CFast Reader

External CipherChain
Applies to: CCEXA256

High Performance, FIPS/NIST Certified AES 256-bit Full Disk Hardware Encryption

2.5inch Snap-In
Applies to: AE25SNSP, AE25SNSP-O

Protect Your Hard Drive Against Vibration and Shock

2.5inch HDD Duplicator
Applies to: HDUS325, HDUS525

Economical and Simple 2.5" HDD Duplicating

Drivers
USB timeout fix
Applies to:

Disable the time out or disconnection issue for the  RAID tower, Optical tower and AD5HPMXU or products that has this Port Multiplier inside. The problem is mostly associated with USB connection.

Instructions: Unzip the downloaded file, launch the FwUpdateTool_v1_19_01_T1.exe and load the bin file.

ADN10GPX4 Linux driver
Applies to: ADN10GPX4

Linux driver for Kernel 2.6.32 and above

ADN10GPX4 Windows driver
Applies to: ADN10GPX4

Driver for 32/64 bit Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Server 2012, 2008 R2

AD4ES6GPX4, AD2ES6GPX2 firmware update
Applies to: AD4ES6GPX4, AD2ES6GPX2

Please follow the procedure below to do the firmware update:

Requirements:

Win98SE with CD-ROM support DOS bootdisk
http://www.allbootdisks.com/download/iso.html

Free WinISO Maker
http://www.winiso.com/

Free WinRar
http://www.rarlab.com/download.htm


firmware download



Firmware update procedures:

1. Use Free WinISO Maker to open Win98SE_bootdisk.iso 
2. Please use WinRar to extract all files from re1062.a10.zip, then copy them to the root of Win98SE_bootdisk.iso
3. Save As AHCIbootdisk.iso.
4. Burn AHCIbootdisk.iso to a CD-ROM
5. Boot into DOS by using that CDROM
6. You may need to type "CD D:" command to access the CDROM drive under DOS mode.
7. Type "ahci.bat" drive to start updating the firmware
8. When screen show "PASS:2 FAIL: 0" that means it is upgraded to Firmware Version: 150910_00_00_00
9. Reboot your system, check the POST screen to make sure it is changed to Firmware Version: 150910_00_00_00.


Note: There is always a risk in updating the firmware of a product. During the firmware update, power failure or other interruptions may cause a firmware corruption during the update. The new firmware may not be compatible with your system and thus causing the product not to function at all or to encounter other problems that were not there in the previous firmware version. If you do not have any problem with your current firmware, you may not want to do any update. Addonics is not liable with any problem resulted from updating to the new firmware should you proceed to do the update. The only remedy we can offer is for you to ship the products to us to do a repair. If the product deems to be unrepairable by our service department, you will have to purchase a new unit.

USB 3.1 2-port PCIe-2X controller
Applies to: AD2U31PX2

For Windows 7, 8.1 and 10

AD2HPMREU
Applies to: AD2HPMREU

Firmware Version # 1410270018080000

Adding the capability to create RAID 1 on a master drive with existing data without formatting

2-Port 6G HPM Manager
Applies to: AD2HPMREU

PM management utility

RAID Manager For 6G HPM
Applies to: AD252MSDR, AD2MSAHDR, AD2HDDHP6G

RAID Manager program for Dual mSATA adapter and flash drive and drive-mount 6G HPM.

NAS 4.0, Internal GigaNAS, NAS Tower and Secure NAS Firmware v98a.5
Applies to: NAS40ESU, SN535E1G, SN1035E1G, NT15SNES1G, NT5SNES1G, NAS4RM

New firmware v98a.5 for NAS 4 Family products.

NEW FEATURES: Share an entire drive or an existing folder.

BE SURE TO READ THE REASE NOTE below and FOLLOW the firmware update instructions

DO NOT download the firmware to your computer to do the update. You have to paste the link as instructed in the firmware update page. The NAS adapter must be attached to a LAN that has internet connection to do this update.

Disclaimer: As in any update, problem may appears during the update process that are beyond anyone's control. This may result in your equipment becoming inoperable. Addonics is not liable for any time lose, recovery of data or repairing of the NAS adapter that is out of warranty. 

NAS 4.0 Family Firmware Release Notes v98a.5
Applies to: NAS40ESU, NT5SNES1G, NT15SNES1G, SN535E1G, SN1035E1G, NAS4RM

Release Notes for NAS 4.0 family products.

NAS 4.0, NAS Tower and Secure NAS Firmware v88a
Applies to: NAS40ESU, , SN535E1G, SN1035E1G, NT15SNES1G, NT5SNES1G

New firmware v88a for NAS 4 Family products.

Correct file security issue between SMB and FTP. New files created in the SMB shared folder are now accessible from FTP  or vice versa

BE SURE TO READ THE RELEASE NOTES FOR CHANGES AND INSTRUCTIONS.

NAS 4.0 Family Firmware Release Notes v88a
Applies to: NAS40ESU, NT5SNES1G, NT15SNES1G, SN535E1G, SN1035E1G

Release Notes for NAS 4.0 family products.

Firmware 1.67C for CFD10-2S and CFASTD10-2S
Applies to: CFD10-2S, CFASTD10-2S

Firmware for 1:10 CF and CFAST Duplicators only. Resolves an issue with copying full sets of some types of media.

NAS 3.0 firmware
Applies to: NAS30U2

Version: G5S6071309103N1 L: 2.02A      released date: 11/2/2012

Latest firmware to correct folder transfer problem from Windows 8 systems

USB 3.0 Controller with NEC 720202 ASIC
Applies to: AD2U3PCI

2-Port USB 3.0 PCI Controller USB 3.0 drivers for Windows XP, Windows 2003 Server, Vista, Windows 7. This driver is for newer hardware using the NEC 720202 controller chip. For products with serial number 9693770890 or later.

controller with new ASIC 720202 controller with old ASIC 720200

 

 


AEUDMACF hot swap driver for DOS
Applies to: AEUDMACF

Software driver to support hot swapping CF media on the IDE-CF adapter PRO reader/writer under DOS

Marvell RAID utility for PCIe 2-lanes controller
Applies to: ADMS6GPX2, ADMS6GPX2-E, AD4SA6GPX2, ADEC346G-MS, AD4MSPX2, AD4SAHMSA

Windows RAID configuration utility for the ADMS6GPX2, ADMS6GPX2-E, AD4SA6GPX2, AD4MSPX2, AD4SAHMSA host controller, ADEC346G-MS ExpressCard adapter and Quad mSATA PCIe SSD.

Windows XP Driver for ADMS6GPX2, ADMS6GPX2-E
Applies to: ADMS6GPX2, ADMS6GPX2-E, AD4SA6GPX2, ADEC346G-MS, AD4MSPX2-A, AD4SAHMSA

Windows XP 32-bit driver for ADMS6GPX2, ADMS6GPX2-E, AD4SA6GPX2 host controller, ADEC346G-MS ExpressCard adapter and AD4MSPX2-A (Quad mSATA PCIe SSd) and AD4SAHMSA for 32-bit or 64-bit versions of Windows XP Service Pack 2 or late

NAS 4.0 Search utility
Applies to: NAS40ESU, SN535E1G, SN10355E1G, NT5SNES1G, NT15SNES1G

A Windows utility to search for the IP address of the NAS 4.0 adapter, Addonics NAS Tower and Addonics Secure NAS on LAN.

CipherUSB Utility version 1.1.0 for Mac
Applies to: CA256USB

Mac version of the CipherUSB utility. Requires 32-bit MacOS X. Check "About This Mac" then "More Info." If "64-bit kernel and extensions" is "yes" reboot the Mac while holding the "3" and "2" keys before running this program.

Firmware V0.959 for HPM-XA, HPM-XU, Compact RAID
Applies to: AD5HPMSXA, AD5HPMRXA-E, AD5HPMREU, CPR5SA

Firmware for JMicron-based Addonics port multipliers. Resolves issue with host adapter initialization when no drives are connected. Update RAID Manager application before applying this firmware.

CipherUSB password utility for Windows OS
Applies to: CA256USB

Software utility for initialization or changing the recovery password of the CipherUSB

HPM RAID Management Utility for Linux
Applies to: AD5HPMSXA, AD5HPMREU, CDC5HMEU3

RAID Management Utility for Linux Operating systems for HPM-XA (AD5HPMRXA-E or AD5HPMSXA), HPM-XU (AD5HPMREU), Port Multiplier Ultra (AD5EHPMEU3) or on any Addonics storage products equipped with one of these port multipliers. Executable file must be run with root privileges to communicate with port multiplier.

1:5 High Speed HDD duplicator firmware for HS series
Applies to: HDU5SASHS, HDSI5TDRHS, HD525LTHS, HD5NBHS, HD5SNDXHS

firmware version 1.61V. This firmware is for the High Speed (HS) series of 1:5 HDD/SSD duplicator

Firmware update procedure (Requires one hard drive containing the firmware file):

  1. Create a 50MB HDD partition with FAT/FAT32 or NTFS files system on any SATA hard drive
  2. Download the firmware and unzip the file to .BIN file format
  3. Copy the .BIN file onto the 50 MB partition of the HDD
  4. Insert this drive to the Source slot of the duplicator. For subsystem, connect the drive to the Source SATA port
  5. Select "Firmware Update" function under the "Setup" or "Advanced Setup" menu and press ENT to do the update. To access the "Advanced Setup", hold onto the ESC button for 5 seconds. The new option will appear
  6. Once completed, it will reboot and show you the new firmware version

Please note that some drives may become locked and cannot be initialized after the SECURE ERASE or OVERWRITE. Should this happen, use the following procedures to unlock the drive:

  1. Place drive in the source slot
  2. Execute "PreScan" function for 1 minute
  3. Press "ESC" key until you see "User Abort" on the LCD screen
  4. Now remove the drive from the duplicator and connect it to your system, the HDD should be recognized and be able to initialize again
1:9 High Speed HDD duplicator firmware
Applies to: HDU9SASHS, HD925HS, HD9SNDXHS, HD9SITDRHS

firmware verison 1.61S

Firmware update procedure (Requires one hard drive containing the firmware file):

  1. Create a 50MB HDD partition with FAT/FAT32 or NTFS files system on any SATA hard drive
  2. Download the firmware and unzip the file to .BIN file format
  3. Copy the .BIN file onto the 50 MB partition of the HDD
  4. Insert this drive to the Source slot of the duplicator. For subsystem, connect the drive to the Source SATA port
  5. Select "Firmware Update" function under the "Setup" or "Advanced Setup" menu and press ENT to do the update. To access the "Advanced Setup", hold onto the ESC button for 5 seconds. The new option will appear
  6. Once completed, it will reboot and show you the new firmware version

Please note that some drives may become locked and cannot be initialized after the SECURE ERASE or OVERWRITE. Should this happen, use the following procedures to unlock the drive:

  1. Place drive in the source slot
  2. Execute "PreScan" function for 1 minute
  3. Press "ESC" key until you see "User Abort" on the LCD screen
  4. Now remove the drive from the duplicator and connect it to your system, the HDD should be recognized and be able to initialize again
SiI 3132 32-bit universal Mac OS X 10.4.9, 10.4.10, & 10.5.1 BASE Driver 
Applies to: ADSA3GPX1-2E, AD2SA3GPX1, ADEXC34-2E

SiI 3132 32-bit universal Mac OS X 10.4.9, 10.4.10, & 10.5.1 BASE Driver  

SiI3124 32-bit universal Mac OS X 10.4.9, 10.4.10, & 10.5.1 BASE Driver
Applies to: ADS3GX4R5-EM, ADS3GX4R5-MLM, ADSA3GPX8-4EM, ADSA3GPX8-4E, ADSA3GPX8-ML

SiI3124 32-bit universal Mac OS X 10.4.9, 10.4.10, & 10.5.1 BASE Driver. To use this driver on the ADSA3GPX8-ML and ADSA3GPX8-4E, set jumper on controller to "Disable BIOS".

HPM RAID utility for Mac
Applies to: AD5HPMRXA-E, AD5HPMSXA, AD5HPMREU

RAID Management Utility for Mac operating systems for HPM XA (AD5HPMRXA-E or AD5HPMSXA), HPM-XU (AD5HPMREU), Port Multiplier Ultra (AD5EHPMEU3) or on any Addonics storage products that are equipped with one of these Port Multipliers

NASU2 firmware FW65
Applies to: NASU2

Firmware version FW65 for NAS adapter model NASU2

Marvell 88SE9480 driver
Applies to: AD2MS6GPX8

This is the Windows driver for the AD2MS6GPX8, the 8-port SATA/SAS PCIe 8 lane host controller

All 1:7 and 1:11 HDD Duplicator Firmware 1.46C
Applies to: HDUS725, HDUS1125LT, HDU11SITDR, HDUS11325DX, HDUS11SNDX, HDU11SAS

Current firmware version number: 1.63CP      Click on the underline title to start the download

This firmware update fixes the following issues:

  1. Added Overwrite one pass (random vaule)
  2. Added total time in Copy/Compare/Prescan/Overwrite/Secure/Full Erase

Firmware update procedure (Requires one hard drive containing the firmware file):

  1. Create a 50MB HDD partition with FAT/FAT32 or NTFS files system on any SATA hard drive
  2. Download the firmware and unzip the file to .BIN file format
  3. Copy the .BIN file onto the 50 MB partition of the HDD
  4. Insert this drive to the Source slot of the duplicator. For subsystem, connect the drive to the Source SATA port
  5. Select "Firmware Update" function under the "Setup" or "Advanced Setup" menu and press ENT to do the update. To access the "Advanced Setup", hold onto the ESC button for 5 seconds. The new option will appear
  6. Once completed, it will reboot and show you the new firmware version

Please note that some drives may become locked and cannot be initialized after the SECURE ERASE or OVERWRITE. Should this happen, use the following procedures to unlock the drive:

  1. Place drive in the source slot
  2. Execute "PreScan" function for 1 minute
  3. Press "ESC" key until you see "User Abort" on the LCD screen
  4. Now remove the drive from the duplicator and connect it to your system, the HDD should be recognized and be able to initialize again
All 1:3, 1:4, 1:5 HDD Duplicators Firmware
Applies to: HDUSI3TDR, HDUS3325DX, HDUS4SNDX, HDUSI5TDR, HDUS5SNDX, HDUS5NB, HDUS5325DX, HDUS325, HDUS525LT, HDUS525, HDU5SAS

Current firmware version number: 1.61BQ

Firmware update procedure (Requires one hard drive containing the firmware file):

  1. Create a 50MB HDD partition with FAT/FAT32 or NTFS files system on any SATA hard drive
  2. Download the firmware and unzip the file to .BIN file format
  3. Copy the .BIN file onto the 50 MB partition of the HDD
  4. Insert this drive to the Source slot of the duplicator. For subsystem, connect the drive to the Source SATA port
  5. Select "Firmware Update" function under the "Setup" or "Advanced Setup" menu and press ENT to do the update. To access the "Advanced Setup", hold onto the ESC button for 5 seconds. The new option will appear
  6. Once completed, it will reboot and show you the new firmware version

Notes for the new firmware:

  • Added drive sanitization feature using the SECURE ERASE and OVERWRITE functions. The new functions are found under the Advance set up menu. These two functions apply to both source and target drive when the drives are present.  
  • SECURE ERASE - HDD duplicator sends a WIPE command to the hard drive. This command fills 00 string to entire HDD
  • OVERWRITE - There are three options: One pass, 3 passes and 7 passes 5220.22-M.  The duplicator writes a string of pattern over the entire disk one time, three times or seven times. (5220.22-M is the DoD standard for drive sanitization)

Please note that some drives may become locked and cannot be initialized after the SECURE ERASE or OVERWRITE. Should this happen, use the following procedures to unlock the drive:

  1. Place drive in the source slot
  2. Execute "PreScan" function for 1 minute
  3. Press "ESC" key until you see "User Abort" on the LCD screen
  4. Now remove the drive from the duplicator and connect it to your system, the HDD should be recognized and be able to initialize again
All 1:1 HDD Duplicators Firmware 1.35H
Applies to: HDUS325DX, HDUSI325, HDUSI325AES, ZHDUESA, HDUSAS

Current firmware version number: 1.35H

This firmware update fixes the following issues:

  1. Version:1.23H   
    - Support Fast copy function.(FAT/FAT32/NTFS/EXT2/EXT3/Swap)
    - Modified: Change the Fast Copy switch name form Yes/No change to On/Off.
    - Modified: Change the target drive not enough space string.
    - Modified: Change the LCD display of Copy HDD / Compare HDD/Prescsn Source progress time by increasing numbers.
  2. Version:1.35H   
    - Add support for drive size 2TB and larger
    - Fixed Bug that COMPARE HDD is different when 28bit and 48bit HDD finished copy action.
    - Improved 28bit HDD overwrite speed.
    - Added Overwrite function(One pass/Three pass/Seven pass) using DoD standard 5220.22-M
    - Added Secure erase function.

Firmware update procedure (Requires one hard drive containing the firmware file):

  1. Create a 50MB HDD partition with FAT/FAT32 or NTFS files system on any SATA hard drive
  2. Download the firmware and unzip the file to .BIN file format
  3. Copy the .BIN file onto the 50 MB partition of the HDD
  4. Insert this drive to the Source slot of the duplicator. For subsystem, connect the drive to the Source SATA port
  5. Select "Firmware Update" function under the "Setup" or "Advanced Setup" menu and press ENT to do the update. To access the "Advanced Setup", hold onto the ESC button for 5 seconds. The new option will appear
  6. Once completed, it will reboot and show you the new firmware version

Notes for the new firmware:

  • Added drive sanitization feature using the SECURE ERASE and OVERWRITE functions. The new functions are found under the Advance set up menu. These two functions apply to both source and target drive when the drives are present.  
  • SECURE ERASE - HDD duplicator sends a WIPE command to the hard drive. This command fills 00 string to entire HDD
  • OVERWRITE - There are three options: One pass, 3 passes and 7 passes 5220.22-M.  The duplicator writes a string of pattern over the entire disk one time, three times or seven times. (5220.22-M is the DoD standard for drive sanitization)

Please note that some drives may become locked and cannot be initialized after the SECURE ERASE or OVERWRITE. Should this happen, use the following procedures to unlock the drive:

  1. Place drive in the source slot
  2. Execute "PreScan" function for 1 minute
  3. Press "ESC" key until you see "User Abort" on the LCD screen
  4. Now remove the drive from the duplicator and connect it to your system, the HDD should be recognized and be able to initialize again
Marvell Hybrid Duo Driver and Management Utility for Windows
Applies to: AD2SAHMSA, AD2SAHSSD

Hybrid HDD - SSD Controller and Hybrid HDD - mSATA SSD Controller driver and management utility for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

SATARaid Utility for Windows
Applies to: AD5U2SA, ADSA2, ADST108, ADST203, AD2SAP-E, ADST114, ADSA4R-E, ADSA4R-ML, ADSA3GX4R-E

Silicon Image 3112, 3512, 3114, and 3124 SATARaid chipset RAID creation and management utility for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

AD5SAHPM-EA Management Utility for Linux
Applies to: AD5SAHPM-EA

5X1 eSATA Hardware Port Multiplier management utility for creating and managing RAID. Use this for Linux distributions.

SiIicon Image 0680a IDE Driver for Windows
Applies to: AD4CFPRJ, AD2IDEPRJ

Quad CF PCI Controller and Dual Channel IDE JBOD/RAID PCI Controller for Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit.

AD4IDEU2 USB 2.0 Driver for Windows
Applies to: AD4IDEU2

JBOD USB 2.0 Adapter driver for Windows 98 only.

SiIicon Image 0680a SilCfg Management Utility for Windows
Applies to: AD4CFPRJ, AD2IDEPRJ

Quad CF PCI Controller and Dual Channel IDE JBOD/RAID PCI Controller for Windows 2000 and XP.

ADAEC67160 Driver for RedHat
Applies to: ADAEC67160

SCSI LVD160 Host Controller driver for RedHat 72-73.

ADAEC67160 Driver for Windows
Applies to: ADAEC67160

SCSI LVD160 Host Controller driver for Windows NT, 98, 2000, XP.

AD5SAHPM-EA Management Utility for Mac OS X
Applies to: AD5SAHPM-EA

5X1 eSATA Hardware Port Multiplier management utility for creating and managing RAID. Use this for Mac OS X.

AD5SAHPM-EA Management Utility for Windows
Applies to: AD5SAHPM-EA

5X1 eSATA Hardware Port Multiplier management utility for creating and managing RAID. Use this for Windows operating systems.

HPM RAID Management Utility for Windows
Applies to: AD5HPMSXA, AD5HPMREU, CDC5HMEU3

RAID Management Utility for Windows operating systems for HPM XA (AD5HPMRXA-E, AD5HPMSXA), HPM-XU (AD5HPMREU), Port Multiplier Ultra (AD5EHPMEU3)  or on any Addonics storage products that are equipped with one of these Port Multipliers

NAU Adapter Utility for Windows
Applies to: ADU2N1G

NAU (Network Attached USB) Adapter management and server utility for all Windows operating systems.

NAS Search Utility
Applies to: NASU2, NAS2XU2, NAS25HDU2, NAS30U2

Search Utility to find Addonics NAS IP address, workgroup, and hostname on the local area network (LAN) for NAS Adapter, NAS 2.0 Adapter, Mini NAS, and NAS 3.0 Adapter.

ADIDEU2 Driver for Windows
Applies to: ADIDEU2

IDE - USB 2.0 Converter driver for Windows 98 only.

USB 2.0 USIB Interface Cable Drivers for Windows
Applies to: AAUSBC-309

Windows 98, ME drivers for all Addonics products which use the USB 2.0/1.1 USIB Interface cable.

Silicon Image 57xx SteelVine Manager for Windows
Applies to: AD2SAHPMEU, AE25RDESU, AD2SAHDCF

Silicon Image 57xx SteelVine Manager to be used with 2X1 eSATA / USB 2.0 Hardware Port Multiplier, Dual SATA - CF Adapter, and Dual Drive RAID Enclosure to create and manage RAID sets.

Silicon Image 57xx SteelVine Manager for Mac OS X
Applies to: AD2SAHPMEU, AE25RDESU, AD2SAHDCF

Silicon Image 57xx SteelVine Manager to be used with 2X1 eSATA / USB 2.0 Hardware Port Multiplier, Dual SATA - CF Adapter, and Dual Drive RAID Enclosure to create and manage RAID sets.

Silicon Image 57xx SteelVine Manager for Linux
Applies to: AD2SAHPMEU, AE25RDESU, AD2SAHDCF

Silicon Image 57xx SteelVine Manager to be used with 2X1 eSATA / USB 2.0 Hardware Port Multiplier, Dual SATA - CF Adapter, and Dual Drive RAID Enclosure to create and manage RAID sets.

ADCB2SA-E eSATA Driver for Windows
Applies to: ADCB2SA-E

CardBus eSATA Adapter drivers for Window NT 4.0, 98SE, Me, 2000, XP, Vista 32-bit.

CCHESEXC34 Driver for Windows
Applies to: CCHESEXC34

Cipherchain ExpressCard eSATA drivers for Windows XP, Windows 2003 Server, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 2008 32-bit and 64-bit.

USB 3.0 Controller with NEC 720200 ASIC
Applies to: AD2U3PX1, AD2U3PCI, AD2U3EXC34

2-Port USB 3.0 ExpressCard 34, 2-Port USB 3.0 PCI-Express 1X Controller, and 2-Port USB 3.0 PCI Controller USB 3.0 drivers for Windows XP, Windows 2003 Server, Vista, Windows 7 that uses the NEC ASIC 720200.

Model: AD2U3PCI with serial number lower than 9693770890 are on the NEC ASIC 720200

Marvell Gigabit Ethernet Driver for Windows
Applies to: ADN1GEX34, ADN1GPX

Gigabit Ethernet ExpressCard Adapter and Gigabit Ethernet PCI-E Controller drivers with Marvell Yukon Gigabit chip for use under Windows 9x, 2000, XP, 2003,32-bit and 64-bit.

SiIicon Image 3132 BASE Driver for Snow Leopard
Applies to: ADSA3GPX1-E, ADSA3GPX1-2EM, ADEXC34-2E

SiI3132b non-RAID driver for for Mac Snow Leopard OS.

SiIicon Image 3124 BASE Driver for Mac OS 10.6.X
Applies to: ADS3GX4R5-EM, ADS3GX4R5-MLM, ADSA3GPX8-4EM, ADSA3GPX8-4E, ADSA3GPX8-ML

SiI3124b non-RAID driver for all Mac OS 10.6.X operating systems. To use this driver on the ADSA3GPX8-ML and ADSA3GPX8-4E, set jumper on controller to "Disable BIOS".

SiIicon Image 3112 RAID Driver for Windows
Applies to: AD5U2SA, ADST203

SiI3112r driver for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

SiIicon Image 3512 Raid Driver for Windows
Applies to: AD2SAP-E, ADST108, ADSA2, ADSAESA

SiI3512r driver for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

SiIicon Image 3114 SoftRaid 5 Driver for Windows
Applies to: ADST114R5, ADSA4R5-E

SiI3114r5 driver for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

SiIicon Image 3114 SATARaid5 Management Utility for Windows
Applies to: ADST114R5, ADSA4R5-E

SiI3114r5 SATARaid5 Management Utility for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

Marvell MV9xxx Driver with PM support for Windows
Applies to: AD2SA6GPX1, ADSA6GPX1-2E, ADEXSA6G-2E

Marvell MV9xxx chipset driver to enable port multiplier support (individual drives through PM) for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

Marvell MV9xxx Driver for Windows
Applies to: AD2SA6GPX1, ADSA6GPX1-2E, ADEXSA6G-2E

Marvell MV9xxx chipset driver for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

ADI2S3GPX1-2E Driver for Windows
Applies to: ADI2S3GPX1-2E

SATA/IDE RAID PCI-E Controller with JMicron JMB36x chip driver for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

ADI2S3GPX1-2E RAID Configurator for Windows
Applies to: ADI2S3GPX1-2E

SATA/IDE RAID PCI-E Controller with JMicron JMB36x chip RAID Configurator for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

SiIicon Image 3132 SoftRaid 5 Driver for Windows
Applies to: AD2SA3GPX1, ADSA3GPX1-2E, ADEXC34R5-2E

SiI3132r5 driver for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

SiIicon Image 3132 SATARaid5 Management Utility for Windows
Applies to: AD2SA3GPX1, ADSA3GPX1-2E, ADEXC34R5-2E

SiI3132r5 SATARaid5 Management Utility for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

SiIicon Image 3132 BASE Driver for Windows
Applies to: ADSA3GPX1-E, ADSA3GPX1-2EM

SiI3132b non-RAID driver for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems. To use this driver on the ADSA3GPX8-ML and ADSA3GPX8-4E, set jumper on controller to "Disable BIOS".

SiIicon Image 3124 BASE Driver for Windows
Applies to: ADS3GX4R5-EM, ADS3GX4R5-MLM, ADSA3GPX8-4EM, ADSA3GPX8-4E, ADSA3GPX8-ML

SiI3124b non-RAID driver for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems. To use this driver on the ADSA3GPX8-ML and ADSA3GPX8-4E, set jumper on controller to "Disable BIOS".

SiIicon Image 3124 SoftRaid 5 Driver for Windows
Applies to: ADSA4R5, ADSA3R5-E, ADS3GX4R5-E, ADS3GX4R5, ADS3GX4R5-ML, ADSA3GPX8-4E, ADSA3GPX8-ML, ADCBSAR5-2E

SiI3124r5 driver for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

SiIicon Image 3124 SATARaid5 Management Utility for Windows
Applies to: ADSA4R5, ADSA3R5-E, ADS3GX4R5-E, ADS3GX4R5, ADS3GX4R5-ML, ADSA3GPX8-4E, ADSA3GPX8-ML, ADCBSAR5-2E

SiI3124r5 SATARaid5 Management Utility for all Windows 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.

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