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ARC-1320-4i4x, SAS 6Gb/s, 8-Port, PCIe 2.0 x8, Host Bus Adapter, 1x Internal MiniSAS (SFF-8087) Cables included

  • SKU: 5981941
  • Manufacturer: ARECA
  • MPN: ARC-1320-4i4X
  • Availability: LOW STOCK
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ARC-1320-4i4x, SAS 6Gb/s, 8-Port, PCIe 2.0 x8, Host Bus Adapter, 1x Internal MiniSAS (SFF-8087) Cables included

ARC-1320 series host adapters provide ablazing-fast storage connectivity solution with enhanced reliability and performance and a wide variety of internal and external connector configurations to support any application and tiered storage solution. The SAS host adapters enable large-scale direct attach storage (DAS) arrays through external 6Gb/s ports, driving up to 128 end-point devices for SFF-8088 connector. With connectivity options including 8-internal ports, 4-internal/4-external ports, 8-external ports, and 16-internal/8-external ports, ARC-1320 series 6Gb/s host adapters are ideal for large capacity external server storage RAID and no-RAID enclosure.

  • 1 x SFF-8087 mini-SAS Internal Connectors
  • 1 x SFF-8088 mini-SAS External Connectors
  • Up to 6Gb/s
6Gb/s SAS PCIe 2.0 Host Adapter
Model Name ARC-1320-4i4x ARC-1320ix-16
Host Bus Type PCIe 2.0 x8 Lanes
RAID Level N/A
Form Factor MD2 Low Profile Low Profile
Drives Support 128 X 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s SAS/SATA
Internal Connector 1 x Mini SAS
4 x Mini SAS
External Connector 1 x Mini SAS
(SFF-8087) )
2 x Mini SAS
Direct Attach Yes No (Expander onboard)
Hardware Specification
  • PCIe x8 lane 2.0 bus ( x8, x4, and x1 lane widths)
  • Up to 6Gb/s transfer rates per SAS port
  • Support 1.5, 3.0 and 6 Gb/s SAS and SATA link rates
  • Support a maximum 128 SAS/SATA devices using SAS expander
  • Available in a low-profile form factor
  • Low-profile bracket
  • BIOS PnP(plug and play) and BBS(BIOS boot specification) support
  • Legacy BIOS and EFI support
  • RoHS compliant
Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) 6Gb/s
  • Serial Attached SCSI (SAS-2.0) compliant
  • Supports wide port (Any combination of x1, x2, and 4x)
  • Supports Serial SCSI Protocol (SSP)
  • Supports SAS Management Protocol (SMP)
  • Supports Serial ATA Tunneling Protocol (STP)
  • Hot-plug capability
  • Staggered spin-up control
Serial ATA 6Gb/s (Direct Attach Only)
  • 6Gb/s compliant with speed negotiation to 3Gb/s and 1.5 Gb/s
  • Support Native Command Queuing (NCQ)
  • Support Port Multiplier
Easy Management
  • Legacy BIOS setup utility
  • Supports Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • API library for customer to write monitor utility
  • Enclosure management for internal port via LED header and SES/SGPIO
  • Enclosure management for external port via SAS expander
Operating System
  • Windows 10/8/Server2012/7/2008/Vista/Server 2003/XP
  • Linux (Red Hat and SuSE,...)
  • XenServer
  • illumos
  • unRAID
  • FreeBSD
  • FreeNAS
  • NAS4Free
  • Solaris 10/11
  • Mac OS X 10.5.x or Higher (EFI BIOS for bootable)

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