Scan code: LN60546 Manufacturer code: UK IB-RD3680SU3

raidsonic 8 Bay 3.5 inch HDD USB 3.0 External RAID Enclosure Tower Box with Raid

ICY BOX IB-RD3680SU3 External RAID Tower enclosure for 8x SATA3 HDD to USB 3.0/eSATA Host

Scan code: LN60546 Manufacturer code: UK IB-RD3680SU3
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Product Overview


A Fat Thing

This external RAID enclosure offers place for a total of eight SATA I/II/III HDDs or SSDs. It is made mainly of aluminium and is therefore stable and dissipate the heat very effeciently. The HDD cooling is achieved using two 80 mm temperature regulated fans on the back side of the enclosure and an air inlet on the bottom of the drive bays. The door can naturally be locked.


The RAID system display informs via various LEDs regarding the operation, fan, interfaces, disk usage and errors (RAID). The various usage of this enclosure is self explanatory thanks to its support for RAID level 0 (Striping), 10, 5, 50 and BIG (Spanning). in addition the external interfaces play a big role as a USB 3.0 and eSATA ports are build into the enclosure in order to ensure maximal output speed.


Additionally, this enclosure is equipped with a trayless HDD installation, energy saving 'standby mode', auto rebuilding function, HotSwap, plug & play and of course support for both mac and windows.


A Real Storage Giant

The IB-RD3680 is the largest RAID/JBOD enclosure we currently have to offer. Eight HDDs will find in this case their place. It is available in two different versions, one as a Non-RAID and once as a RAID enclosure with the support for the following RAID modes: 0/10/5/50 / BIG (Spanning).


Faster Exchange

Thanks to HotSwap and Plug & Play, replacing an HDD is very easy and comfortable, but transfering data is as fast as comfortable. The internal SATA interface combines with the external eSATA and USB 3.0 provide a fast and reliable solution.


Cooling Please!

The enclosure is made completely of aluminumup except of the front cover. This high-quality material always ensures a passive heat dissipation to the ambient air. In addition, it provides a silent operation thanks to the temperature-controlled fan, which actively ensures air circulation.




Features
• Silent operation by thermal controlled fan
• Energy saving by supporting sleep modus!
• Easy assembling by trayless design!
• HDD capacity unlimited
• External data interface: USB 3.0, eSATA
• Plug & Play and Hot Swap
• Supports: Windows 7/8.x, MAC OS X > 10.5
• IB-RD3680SU3: RAID 0 (Striping) / 10 / 5 / 50 / BIG (Spanning)
Specifications
Edition  
NAS Form Factor  
Bays  
Total Storage Included N/A
Type of Drives Included  
Edition of Drives Included  
Capacity of Drives Included  
Max. Storage Capacity  
Drive Interface Support 8 x SATA III - 6Gb/s
Drive Form Factor Support 8 x 3.5"
Internal Flash Memory No
Internal Flash Memory Capacity  
DOM Module No
DOM Capacity  
CPU Type  
CPU Model  
CPU Cores  
CPU Speed  
RAM Memory Included  
RAM Memory Type  
Max. RAM Memory Supported  
Cache Drive Interface  
Included Cache Drive Capacity  
Included Cache Drive Type  
LAN Type N/A
Expansion Slots  
External Connectivity
  • 1 x eSATA
  • 1 x USB 3.0/2.0
Cooling Fan
Noise Level  
PSU Type  
PSU Wattage  
Max. Power Consumption  
Physical Security  
Dimensions 155 x 352 x 253 (WxHxD mm)
Weight 5 kg
Additional Information
Scan Code LN60546
Model Number UK IB-RD3680SU3
GTIN 4250078188872
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
12 months
Type:
Return to base
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
24 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Scan
Telephone:
0871-472-4747
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Reviews
ICY BOX IB-RD3680SU3 External RAID Tower enclosure for 8x SATA3 HDD to USB 3.0/eSATA Host is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Big fast DAS storage. This box sits next to my video editing system. It delivers good performance (6K RAW) at a noise level better than a Lacie Big box and about the same as an Arcea 8050. It builds quickly, but be aware that indexing can take about 2 days, when you will hear a regular disk access every 2 seconds or so. After that all is fine.
Date published: 2020-04-03
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Questions & Answers

does this unit support the 8TB HDD drives?

And can the unit be formatted into a single 64TB volume without being split?
Asked by: Doug15
Yes - this is how I am using this box at the moment.
Answered by: AndyH
Date published: 2020-06-02

Will this work on Windows 2012 HP MicroServer

Hi, I'm looking to connect this to a HP MicroServer running Windows 2012. I'm assuming it should work, do you know if it will? Thanks, David
Asked by: DE64
Hi. It will work the same as any USB/eSATA Drive.
Answered by: LizN
Date published: 2015-10-03

Raid & Capacity Question

Can I run all 8 drives in RAID 0 and what is the maximum drive size supported per bay?
Asked by: LLOYD1985
Hello, There is no specified limit to the capacity for each drive. You should be able to run the drives in RAID 0/10/5/50 / BIG. Regards,
Answered by: JackB
Date published: 2018-10-02
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raidsonic 8 Bay 3.5 inch HDD USB 3.0 External RAID Enclosure Tower Box with Raid
raidsonic 8 Bay 3.5 inch HDD USB 3.0 External RAID Enclosure Tower Box with Raid