Promise Technology 24TB Pegasus2 R8 Thunderbolt 2 Raid Storage Array

Product #15985
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Promise Technology 24TB Pegasus2 R8 Thunderbolt 2 Raid Storage Array

Product #15985 | SKU PT-P2-R88X3TB
Usually ships in 2 - 3 weeks

Thunderbolt 2 RAID array designed for video & photo storage
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Our Price $5,749.00

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NOTE: This drive comes pre-formatted asĀ RAIDĀ 5. This means the capacity of one drive is used to provide protection from a drive failure. Actual usable capacity will show as 21TB.

The Promise Technology 24TB Pegasus2 R8 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 R8 stores up to 24TB of data and consists of eight 3TB 7200 rpm SATA drives. Actual storage capacity will differ according to the RAID configuration. These drives are hot-swappable for easy access and come pre-configured in RAID 5 mode, which is optimized for data protection, capacity, and performance. RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, and 60 are also supported; each level offers configuration options for capacity, data protection, redundancy, and speed. The Pegasus2 R8 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.

Key Features:

Includes 1 meter Thunderbolt 2 Cable

Thunderbolt 2

  • 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 20Gb/s.

4K Workflows

  • 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.


24 TB
2x Thunderbolt 2
Transfer Rate
Not Specified By Manufacturer
Array Type
Direct Attached Storage
8x 3 TB SATA
Drive Speed
7200 rpm
RAID Levels
0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60
Up to six Thunderbolt 2 devices
System Requirements
Mac OS X 10.8.5 or higher
Dimensions (HxWxL)
12.2 x 9.6 x 7.3" (31 x 24.4 x 18.5 cm)
24.2 lb (11 kg)


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  • Product: Promise Technology 24TB Pegasus2 R8 Thunderbolt 2 Raid Storage Array
  • Manufacturer: Promise Technology
  • Model: PT-P2-R88X3TB
  • SKU: PT-P2-R88X3TB
  • RM Product #: 15985
  • Capacity: 24 TB
  • Form Factor: Desktop
  • SSD/Flash/Spinning: Spindle Drive
  • Drive Speed/Type: 7200 RPM
  • Connection: Thunderbolt
  • RAID: RAID 0
  • Power Method: AC Powered