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areca ARC-5026 RAID 0/1/10(1E)/3/5/6, Single Disk or JBOD 4 3.5 Images from retail item, box contents may vary.

areca ARC-5026 RAID 0/1/10(1E)/3/5/6, Single Disk or JBOD 4 3.5" Drive Bays 2 x Thunderbolt / 1 x USB 3.0 4-Bay to Thunderbolt & USB 3.0 Protable RAID Unit w/LCD, 250Watt PSU

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  • SATA 6Gb/s
  • 4 3.5" Drive Bays
  • RAID 0/1/10(1E)/3/5/6, Single Disk or JBOD

  • Specifications
  • Warranty & Returns

Learn more about the Areca ARC-5026




SATA 6Gb/s
External I/O
2 x Thunderbolt / 1 x USB 3.0
RAID Levels
RAID 0/1/10(1E)/3/5/6, Single Disk or JBOD


3.5" Drive Bays

System Management

OS Supported
Mac OS X 10.6.x/10.7.x/10.8.x
Windows 7/8

Mechanical Spec

Power Supply


Controller Architecture:
ARM_based storage I/O processor
1GB on-board SDRAM with ECC protection
Write-through or write-back cache support
Support 4 internal 6Gb/s SATA ports
Multi-RAID storage support for large storage requirements
NVRAM for RAID event & transaction log
Redundant flash image for adapter availability

Drive Support: Up to 4 x 6Gb/s SATA/SSD

Host Connection:
Two Thunderbolt technology ports
Simultaneous bi-directional, 10Gbps transfers over a
single cable
Dual-protocol support (PCI Express and DisplayPort)
Compatible with existing DisplayPort devices
Daisy-chaining devices
-USB 3.0-to-SATA:
One USB 3.0 port
Offers a 10x speed increase over USB 2.0 high-speed to
5 Gbps
Auto-negotiate to USB 2.0 speeds

RAID Features:
RAID level 0, 1, 10(1E), 3, 5, 6, Single Disk or JBOD
Multiple RAID selection
Support up to 1MB stripe size
Online array roaming
Offline RAID set
Online RAID level/stripe size migration
Online capacity expansion and RAID level migration simultaneously
Online volume set growth
Support global and dedicated hot spare
Instant availability and background initialization
Automatic drive insertion / removal detection and rebuilding
Multiple pairs SSD/HDD disk clone function
SSD automatic monitor clone (AMC) support
Greater than 2TB capacity per disk drive support
Greater than 2TB per volume set (64-bit LBA support)
Support intelligent power management to save energy
and extend service life

RAID Management:
Field-upgradeable firmware in flash ROM
Firmware-embedded web browser-based McRAID storage manager, SMTP manager, and SNMP function via ArcHttp proxy server
Support Command Line Interface (CLI)
API library for customer to write monitor utility.
Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
  • Return Policies
    • Return for refund within: 30 days
    • Return for replacement within: 30 days
  • This item is covered by's Standard Return Policy.
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