The MobileSTOR MS4UT+B is a 4-bay hardware RAID 5 storage tower that utilizes high performance USB 3.0 and eSATA interfaces to provide over 200MB/s in performance. The included USB 3.0 port is backwards compatible with widely available USB 2.0 ports, which is a convenient feature when both USB 3.0 and eSATA connections are unavailable. With built-in RAID 0, 1, 10, 3, 5 and spanning, the MS4UT+B provides hardware RAID redundancy protection against hard drive failures. The RAID engine is embedded within the enclosure and performs all RAID parity calculation to reduce CPU utilization from the host PC. RAID controller cards are unnecessary. Four hot-swappable hard drives slots are behind the front cover to allow for easy trouble shooting and hard drive replacement. The newly trayless design allows for easy installation. With adjustable cooling fan design, and high performance transfer rate to support various audio and video formats, MS4UT+B is the ideal storage tower for high-end computing.
Pros: None as far as I can tell.
Cons: Poorly documented and expensive, but at least it doesn't work.
Other Thoughts: Unit powers up... then turns off; power light orange. No explanation, no documentation that would give a clue as to what's going on. The only way to try again is to unplug it; none of the buttons have any effect. Doesn't matter how many or what sort of drives are in it. Haven't been able to make it work in any way, shape, or form. Should have bought beer with the money instead.
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