1U RAID Rack with eSATA /U3 /FW800 (R1ESU3F)

1U RAID Rack Introduction

The Addonics 1U RAID Rack is a family of 1U Rackmount chassis with removable drive systems for easily adding and removing hard drives. Comes bundled with all the necessary connecting cables for attaching to your system, these RAID Racks are designed to accommodate as many as four 3.5" SATA hard drives. You can start your RAID Rack with as little as one hard drive and expand by adding more hard drives as your storage requirement grows. Depending on the model, the hard drives can be connected to the system with eSATA, USB 3.0 , mini SAS or Firewire cable. 

 

About This Model

The R1ESU3F is a 1U RAID Rack that accommodates as many as four 3.5" SATA hard drives or 2.5" SATA hard drives using Addonics Snap-In 25 adatper. Comes built-in with eSATA, USB 3.0 and Firewire 800 connections, the 4 drives can be configured as a RAID group or as independent drives The integrated Snap-In bay provides the convenience in adding or removing drives directly like tape cartridges from each bay without any special tool.

 

 

1U RAID Rack various models comparison

Model
R1ESU3F
R1R2ES
R1MSAS
R14ES
Maximum number of drives installable four 3.5" SATA HDD four 3.5"SATA HDD + one optional eSATA drive four 3.5" SATA HDD four 3.5" SATA HDD
Connection to System
Via any eSATA port Yes Yes NA Yes
Via USB 3.0 / 2.0 port Yes N/A N/A Yes with optional USB 3.0 - eSATA adapter (ADU3ESA)
Via Firewire 800/400 Yes NA NA NA
Via mini SAS (SFF-8088) NA NA Yes NA
Supported RAID options
RAID 1, RAID 0 Yes Depends on the RAID utility of the OS or the controller Depends on the RAID utility of the OS or the controller Depends on the RAID utility of the OS or the controller
RAID 10 Yes
BIG (SPAN) Yes
RAID 5 Yes
Clone Mode Yes
(individual drive) Yes (when connected to PM compatible controller) Yes (when connected to PM compatible controller) Yes Yes
 
RAID setup and monitoring software
utility support
Yes Depends on the RAID utility of the host controller Depends on the RAID utility of the host controller Depends on the RAID utility of the host controller
RAID Setup via software utility or switches on back of the unit Depends on the RAID utility of the host controller Depends on the RAID utility of the host controller Depends on the RAID utility of the host controller
Integrated Port Multiplier Yes Yes (model: AD5SARPM-E) NA NA
RAID Diagnostics via software or LED lights Depends on the RAID utility of the host controller Depends on the RAID utility of the host controller Depends on the RAID utility of the host controller
Hot Swappable
Drives
Yes Depending on the host controller Depending on the host controller Depending on the host controller
Supported OS OS independent Depending on the host controller Depending on the host controller Depending on the host controller
  • Connect to system via a single eSATA ports, USB 3.0 / 2.0 port or Firewire 800/400 port (connecting cables included)
  • Install up to four 3.5" SATA hard drives of any capacity (drives not included)
    or 2.5" SATA hard drives using Addonics Snap-In 25 adatper
  • Drives are added or removed directly like tape cartridge from each removable snap-in bay without any special tool
  • The four hard drives can be configured as RAID 0 (Striping), RAID 1 (Mirroring), RAID 3, RAID 5 (Parity), RAID 10 (Mirrored Striped), JBOD (Concatenation), Clone Mode (N-Way Mirror) using built-in hardware RAID or set as five individual drives with no RAID
  • OS independent, can be used on any system
  • Individual drive configuration requires connecting to Port Multiplier compatible controller, USB or Firewire port
  • Configure RAID using RAID software utility or switches on the back of the unit
  • Windows utility - RAID monitoring and email notification

 

Components list made up this model:
1U RAID Rack built in with HPM and eSATA/USB 3.0/Firewire 800 interface, one 3-foot eSATA cable (AAESATA100C), one USB 3.0 6-foot A-B cable (AAU3AB6F), one Firewire 800 cable and one Firewire 400 cable

Options: NAS 3.0 adapter for sharing over the LAN or WAN

  • Rackmount chassis
    • 1U height
    • Constructed in heavy duty steel
    • 180 Watts 110/240 AC power supply
    • Integrated triple 40x40mm low noise cooling fans
  • Front Panel
    • LED displays - Power, HDD Activity
    • Front accessible switches - Power On / Off, System Reset
    • Four Snap-In drive bay for 3.5" SATA HDD or 2.5" SATA HDD using optional Snap-In 25 (model: AE25SN35SA)
  • Rear panel
    • 1 eSATA port
    • 1 USB 3.0 port
    • 2 Firewire 800 ports
    • 1 Firewire 400 port
    • RAID configuration switches
    • AC power socket
  • Compatible with all Windows, Mac and Linux OS
  • Weight: 9.95 lb (4.51 Kg)
  • Dimensions (W x L x H): 17.19 x 11.88 x 1.75 in. (436.5 x 301.75 x 44.45 mm)
  • Operating temperature and humidity: 0 - 60°C, 5 - 95% % RH non-condensing
  • Storage temperature and humidity: -20 - 70°C, 0 - 90% RH

 

*Note: For eSATA connection, the RAID RACK must be connected to a SATA controller with hot swap capability in order to add and remove drive without rebooting. Please consult your motherboard or the add-in card manufacturer to determine hot swap support on your SATA controller. All of the Addonics SATA Host Controllers are hot swap capable.

PRODUCTS

R1ESU3F - (1U Rack with eSATA/U3/FW800 )
Content: 1U RAID Rack with eSATA, USB 3.0 and Firewire 800 interface, one 3-foot eSATA cable (AAESATA100C), one USB 3.0 6-foot A-B cable (AAU3AB6F), one Firewire 800 cable, one Firewire 400 cable, US power cord and user guide.
Price: 309.00

ACCESSORIES

SRRAIL (A pair of sliding rails for Storage Rack)
content: A pair of sliding rails with mounting brackets and screws, user manual
Price: 59.00
AERD25SN35 (Snap-In 25 RAID)
Content: Snap-In 25 RAID enclosure unit and user guide
Price: 29.00
AAHDSA3T35 (3 TB, 3.5" SATA II hard drive only)
AAHDSA3T35 3 TB, 3.5" SATA II hard drive

Please note that we cannot guarantee a specific brand. The price is based on the best promotion and availability from one of the following manufacturers: Seagate, Western Digital, Hitachi or Samsung. Also due to price volatility of hard drive, this item is not returnable for refund.
Price: 180.00
AAHDSA2T35 (2 TB, 3.5" SATA II hard drive only)
AAHDSA2T35 2 TB, 3.5" SATA II hard drive

Please note that we cannot guarantee a specific brand. The price is based on the best promotion and availability from one of the following manufacturers: Seagate, Western Digital, Hitachi or Samsung. Also due to price volatility of hard drive, this item is not returnable for refund.
Price: 134.50
AE25SN35SA (Snap-In 25)
Snap-In 25 (2.5inch - 3.5inch adapter), User guide,
Price: 15.99
NAS40ESU (NAS 4.0 adapter)
Package content: NAS 4.0 unit, 5V 110/240V AC adapter, 6" CAT5e cable, User guide
Price: 89.00
AD2U3PX1 (2-port USB 3.0 PCIe-1X controller)
2-Port USB 3.0 PCI-Express 1X Controller, low profile bracket, Driver CD, User guide,
Price: 35.00
AD2U3PCI (2-port USB 3.0 PCI controller)
2-Port USB 3.0 PCI Controller, low profile bracket, Driver CD, User guide,
Price: 45.00
ADSA3GPX8-4E (4 eSATA II RAID5 8-lane PCI-E)
4 Port eSATA RAID5/JBOD PCI-E 8x Controller, Driver CD, User Guide.,
Price: 179.95
Datasheets
Userguides
Drivers
HPM RAID Management Utility for Linux
Applies to: AD5HPMSXA, AD5HPMRXA-E, CPR5SA, AD5HPMREU

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.

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

HPM RAID Management Utility for Windows
Applies to: AD5HPMSXA, AD5HPMRXA-E, CPR5SA, AD5HPMREU

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