Sans Digital EliteRAID 1U Rackmount 4 Bay SATA to USB 2.0 / eSATA / 1394a / 1394b RAID 0/1/1+0/3/5


SKU: ER104CT Category:


Product Overview

The EliteRAID ER104CT is a hardware RAID embedded enclosure that provides high performance storage for creative professional with over 200MB/s in performance. Its embedded hardware RAID design provides offload of complex RAID calculation from the computer to the unit, allowing fast read and write speed. Since RAID engine is embedded inside the enclosure, there are no OS compatibility issues. Popular USB 2.0 and Firewire 400 provide easy connection to various computer operating systems. Featuring RAID 0, 1, 10, 3 and 5, the ER104CT provides redundancy as well as data protection against hard drive failure. The frontal LED and drive LCDs provide status of the RAID unit. Four hot-swappable hard drive trays allow easy trouble shooting and hard drive replacement. With a stylish aluminum design in a 1U 4-bay form factor, and high performance transfer rates supporting various audio and video editing programs, the ER104CT is the ideal storage rackmount for high-end computing.

The use of enterprise hard drives is recommended when in use with any RAID controller applications. Standard desktop or green desktop drive may not be supported and may compromise RAID system stability and performance.


  • Hardware RAID embedded enclosure to eliminate OS compatibility issues.

  • Quad host interfaces: USB 2.0, eSATA, Firewire 400 and Firewire 800.

  • Frontal hard drives and RAID status LEDs.

  • Features five different RAID modes, including RAID 0, 1, 1+0, 3 and 5 for both redundancy and performance.

  • Supports the latest 3TB hard drives. Up to 12TB in storage capacity.

  • Supports Windows 7, 2000, XP, Vista, and Windows Server 2003 and 2008, MAC and Linux.


  • RAID Level: RAID 0, 1, 3, 5, 1+0, spanning 

  • Maximum Capacity: 12TB

  • Host Interface & Transfer Rate: USB 2.0, eSATA, Firewire 800 (1394b), Firewire 400 (1394a) 

  • Cooling Fan: 1.5″ Ball Bearing Fan

  • Safety Regulations: CE, FCC

  • Package Contents: ER104CT (1), Power Cord (1), Hard Drive Keys (2), Removable Tray Modules (4), USB 2.0 cable (1), eSATA cable (1), FireWire 400 cable (1), FireWire 800 cable (1), Quick Installation Manual (1) 


Additional information

Weight 24.00 lbs
Form Factor

1U Rackmount

Power Supply

Input: AC 90-260V, 50Hz/60Hz Output: DC +5V/8.4A +12V/6A (12V peak current 4A/10sec)


19"W x 17"D x 1.5"H


LCD, Switch

Front Panel LED

Hard drives Status and Power LEDs

Hard Drive

4 x 3.5” SATA I/ SATA II