The Promise Technology 6TB Pegasus2 R2+ is a Thunderbolt 2 RAID storage array designed for simultaneous streaming, editing, and backup of high-resolution videos and large multimedia files. This storage array's Thunderbolt 2 interface offers high-speed connectivity. The Pegasus2 R2+ stores up to 6TB of data spread across two 3TB 7200 rpm SATA drives. Actual storage capacity will differ according to the RAID configuration. These drives are hot-swappable for easy access and feature RAID 0 and RAID 1 compatibility offering either maximum storage capacity or enhanced data redundancy. You can also take advantage of the integrated media bay that comes pre-populated with a CF/SD card reader, you can also choose from a variety of additional storage options via dedicated pods (sold separately).
The Pegasus2 R2+ storage array has dual Thunderbolt 2 ports, one port for direct system attachment and another port for daisy-chaining up to 6 Thunderbolt 2 devices. This storage is formatted in the HFS+ file system for Mac and is compatible with Time Machine in OS X, which automatically backs up your entire Mac system.
Integrated Media Bay
- The integrated media bay comes pre-populated with a CF/SD card reader. This card reader can be removed allowing you to insert a variety of additional storage adapters and drives. • Pod Options: HDD Pod, SSD Reader Pod, CF/SD Reader Pod • Highly flexible and mobile data transfer options for on-the-go and on-site projects • Pods come equipped with a USB 3.0 cable for independent use • Compact, quiet, and cool
- The Pegasus2's Thunderbolt 2 interface is sufficient for handling and accelerating 3D or 4K (UHD) workflows. Thunderbolt 2 uses the same cable as the previous generation but has double the available bandwidth for a maximum throughput of 20 Gb/s.
- The bandwidth of Thunderbolt 2 and the Pegasus2 is designed to give professionals the ability to edit and view live 4K streams while backing up the same file to a single or daisy-chained Pegasus2 storage array system.
|Ports||2 x Thunderbolt 2 |
1 x USB 3.0 Port
|Bays||2 x 3.5" SATA Drive Bays |
1 x Pod Bay
|Transfer Rate||Not Specified By Manufacturer|
|Array Type||Direct Attached Storage|
|RAID Levels||0, 1|
|Daisy Chain||Up to six Thunderbolt 2 devices|
|System Requirements||Mac OS X 10.8.5 or higher|
|Dimensions (HxWxL)||5.3 x 7.3 x 9.8" (13.5 x 18.5 x 25.0 cm)|
|Weight||13.41 lb (6.1 kg)|
- Promise Technology 6TB Pegasus2 R2+ Thunderbolt 2 RAID Storage Array
- Promise Technology
- RM Product #:
- 6 TB
- Form Factor:
- Spindle Drive
- Drive Speed/Type:
- 7200 RPM
- USB 3.0
- RAID 0
- Power Method:
- AC Powered