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CineRAID CR-H252 Hardware RAID, Supports RAID 0, 1, JBOD 2 3.5" Drive Bays USB 3.0 (Backwards Compatible to USB 2.0) 2-Bay RAID/JBOD Enclosure

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  • SATA
  • 2 3.5" Drive Bays
  • RAID 0/1, JBOD

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The CR-H252 is a Dual Drive Bay solution featuring an internal hardware RAID controller, solid all-aluminum enclosure with (2) hot-swappable tool-less drive trays, making installation a snap. Developed for professionals looking for high speed and large capacities from a storage and backup device with a small foot print for easy transport. Offering super speed USB 3.0 for easy universal connectivity to a Mac or PC. 3 RAID modes makes it easily customizable for speed and protection depending on individual needs.

  • newegg Versatile & Robust Designed with a sturdy aluminum body, the CR-H252 is definitely built to last. It's compact and space saving abilities make it an ideal solution for any work environment and easily stackable for multiple storage applications. The USB 3.0 allows users to effortlessly move data between stations at up to 5Gbps data transfer speed.
  • newegg Two Hot-Swap Drive Bays Two hot-swappable drive bays with quick slide-out tool-less trays enable easy drive installation and removal.
  • newegg Easy RAID Setup The CineRAID Home CR-H252 features three RAID modes with an easy dip-switch RAID setup for customizable speed and protection levels. RAID 0 offers large capacity and highest speeds by stripping both drives together, but no protection. RAID 1 offers full data protection by mirroring both hot-swappable disks for non stop data access or to use a mirrored drive as a backup. JBOD offers one large capacity of both drives. Normal mode is also an option for individual drive detection.
  • newegg Home and Office This enclosure is suitable for every home or office professional dealing with data archiving, backup and audio/video post-production with SD and HD environments.
  • newegg Quiet Cooling The all aluminum body and quiet rear fan efficiently draws heat away from internal drives, keeping them cool and safe at all times.

Learn more about the CineRAID SYSTEMS CR-H252




External I/O
USB 3.0
RAID Levels


3.5" Drive Bays

System Management

OS Supported
Windows 7 / Windows Vista / XP Home Edition SP-1, Professional SP-1 / Windows 2000 Professional SP-3 / Windows 98SE or later versions. (*1,2)

Mac OS X 10.3 or later (recommended 10.3.9 or later)

Linux 32-bit / 64-bit

*1. Not applicable to use on volume more than 137GB or 137GB in "combine mode" in windows ME / 98SE
*2. Windows 98 first edition may not work properly.

Mechanical Spec

Power Supply
Input: 110V - 240V
Output: +12V 6.0A (maximum)


2 x Hot-swappable Tool-less Drive Trays

USB 3.0 (Backwards Compatible to USB 2.0

Capacity: Up to 8 TB (2x 4TB SATA HDD's)

Automatic disk failure detection

Hot swappable disks

High-speed, low-cost 2 bay USB 3.0 Solution

Supports SD and compressed HD work flows

Built-In RAID - support RAID 0, 1, JBOD and Normal Mode

Tool-less Tray design makes swapping drives a snap

Hot-Swap Drive bays with Auto-rebuild

Industrial aluminum design.

Dimensions & Weight

8.5" x 6.5" x 5.25"
3.3 lbs. (excluding hard drives)
Full Package: 4.5 lbs.

Package Contents

Package Contents
1 x H252 Enclosure
1 x USB 3.0 Cable
2 x HDD Screw-less Trays
1 x Power Adapter
1 x Power Cord
1 x User manual and Software CD
8 x HDD Screws (For 2.5 HDD Application)
Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year
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