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Areca ARC-1320-8I 8-Port Low Profile PCI-Express x8 SAS/SATA Non-RAID Host Adapter

Package: RETAIL
Ma Labs List#: 67902
Ma Labs SKU#: ARC13208I
Mfr#: ARC-1320-8I
Special Order: Non-cancellable!
Mfr Warranty: 3 YEARS

  • Mfr Part Number: ARC-1320-8I
  • Host Bus Type: PCI-Express 2.0 x8
  • Driver Connector:
    • Internal: 2x SFF-8087 Mini-SAS
  • Drive Support: 128x 3Gb/s and 6Gb/s SAS/SATA
  • Direct Attach: Yes
  • Hardware Specification:
    • PCIe x8 lane 2.0 bus (x8, x4, and x1 lane widths)
    • Upto 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
    • 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 x4)
    • Supports Serial SCSI Protocol (SSP)
    • Supports SAS Management Protocol (SMP)
    • Supports Serial ATA Tunneling Protocal (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 1.5Gb/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 7/ Vista/ XP/ 2008/ 2003
    • Linux (Red Hat and SuSE)
    • FreeBSD
    • Solaris 10/11 x86/x86-64
    • Mac OS 10.4.x/ 10.5.x/ 10.6.x/ 10.7.x/ 10.8.x
  • Form Factor: MD2 Low Profile
  • Dimensions (LxH): 167.0 x 64.0 mm