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Rosewill RSV-S8 - 8-Bay 2.5" & 3.5" Hot-Swappable RAID Storage Enclosure System Bundled with PCIe Controller Card - 120mm Cooling Fan, Port Multiplier, Tray Design, RAID 0 / 1 / 5 / 10 / 5 + Spare / S

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  • Bundled with a 2-Port PCIe eSATA RAID Controller Card
  • Supports SATA I / II / III Hard Drives
  • 8 x 2.5" & 3.5" Hot-Swappable Drive Bays
  • Supports Latest 4 TB SATA Hard Drives, up to 32 TB of Total St

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Based on Sil3726 chipset, the compact Rosewill RSV-S8 storage enclosure increases the amount of your storage by connecting up to eight 3.5" SATA HDDs while RAID 0, 1, 10, 5, 5+spare, spanning and JBOD support ensures performance and data security. The chassis utilizes a slide tray design to make drive swaps faster. A full 250W power supply provides ample power even under heavy load. There is also plenty of power to run the chassis exhaust fans and the drive cage fans. The well ventilated chassis helps to keep the drives cool and running on peak levels.


  • newegg Easy-Swap Design The easy-slide HDD tray design in combination with the cable-less backplane connectivity enables effortless installation of SATA I or SATA II hard drives. Assembly and disassembly of drives is a cinch.
  • newegg RAID Support The Rosewill RSV-S8 supports multiple RAID modes including RAID 0, 1, 10, 5, 5+spare, spanning and JBOD (using bundled utilities, max. 5 drives per volumes) to ensure data integrity.
  • newegg eSATA Interface The Rosewill RSV-S8 features two eSATA ports (via Port Multiplier) for ultra-fast data transfer speeds of up to 3Gbps and plug-and-play connectivity to the host computer.
  • newegg HBA Card Included The included Sil3132R5 PCIe x2 slot adapter card features two eSATA ports with Port Multiplier function for easy connection to the external RAID enclosure.
  • newegg 250W PSU Included The Rosewill RSV-S8 features a full 250W internal PSU that delivers strong power to all components.

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SATA 1.5 & 3Gb/s
External I/O
eSATA 3Gbps (via Port Multiplier)
RAID Levels
RAID 0, 1, 10, 5, 5+spare, spanning and JBOD (using bundled utilities, max. 5 drives per volumes)


3.5" Drive Bays
8x Hot-Swappable 3.5", up to 4TB each; 2.5" also supported

System Management

OS Supported
Support Windows 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Server 2008
(Support MAC and Linux via Port Multiplier)

Mechanical Spec

Power Supply
250W (103V-253V)


Sil3726/ Sil3132R5 Software RAID Design

Form Factor: Compact Tower

Providing 8 bay SATA 4TB HDD huge storage space for your data backup needs, maximum holds up to 32TB

Cooling Fan: 120mm silence cooling fan

Eight 3.5-inch SATA hard disk drives to two eSATA Port Multiplier interfaces.

2-port eSATA PCIe HBA included, to connect up to two units for a maximum of 16 HDDs.

Accesses eight hard drives using only two cables.

Supports JBOD, Spanning, RAID 0, 1, 1+0, 5 with spare in two volume sets via software utilities.

Cable-less backplane design support hot-swappable SATA I and SATA II.

Supports Plug & Play for easy installation.

Compact enclosure with dust-free cover.

*Please remind that the limitation for each partition for Windows XP or below OS is 2 TB. If you set a partition which is more than 2 TB, system can only detect 2 TB max.

*Access to 8 Hard Drives while using two cables via Port Multiplier function.

NOTE: In order to enable Port Multiplier function of RSV-S5 and RSV-S8, it can only work in the system with PCIe slot. It can't work with PCI slot.

Dimensions & Weight

15.0" x 15.0" x 8.0"
16.75 lbs.

Package Contents

Package Contents
RSV-S8 (Sil3726 chipset)
PCIe x2 slot card (Sil3132R5)
eSATA Cable
AC cable
HDD Screws x 32
Set and installation Driver Disk
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
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