Supermicro SuperChassis SC848A-R1800B


SKU: SC848A-R1800B Category:



Optimized for enterprise-level heavy-capacity storage applications, Supermicro’s SC848 Chassis supports 4-way serverboards that demand high volume I/O or computational usage and features 24 hot-swap 3.5″ SAS/SATA hard drive trays and 2 fixed internal hard drive bays in a 4U space. The SC848 design offers maximum HDD per space ratio in a 4U form factor, high power efficiency (up to 88%) with (2+1) redundant 1800W power supplies, optimized HDD signal trace routing and improved HDD tray design to dampen HDD vibrations and maximize performance.


High Computing Performance & High Storage Capacity

  • 4U Storage Chassis – 26″ depth
  • 4-Way Processor and High Storage Capacity Applications
  • 1800W (2+1 redundant) High-efficiency Power Supply (up to 88%)
  • 24x 3.5″ SAS / SATA Hot-swap Drive Bays with SES2
  • 7x Full-height, Full-length expansion slots Fans
  • 7(4+3)x 80x38mm Hot-Swap Cooling Fans 
  • Power Switch, Reset Switch & 6 LED Indicators
  • Full SES2 support is available with SAS motherboards and other compatible components.

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Additional information

Weight 101.00 lbs
Form Factor

4U chassis support for motherboards up to size 16.48" x 14.3"

Power Supply

1800W (2+1 redundant) AC to DC power supply w/ PFC

Expansion Slots

7x Full-height, Full-length PCI / AOC expansion slots

Front Cooling

7(4+3)x 80x38mm Hot-Swap Cooling Fans


Power On/Off button, System Reset button

Front Panel LED

Power LED, Hard Drive Activity LED, 2x Network activity LEDs, System Overheat LED, Power Fail LED

External Bay

2x 3.5" Fixed Internal Hard Drive Bays, 4x 2.5 Fixed Internal Hard Drive Bay and 1x DVD-ROM Drive or Floppy Drive

Internal Bay

24x 3.5" Hot-swap SAS/SATA Drive Bays, SAS or enterprise SATA HDD only recommended


4U SAS/SATA Backplane for 24x HDDs

Panel color


Storage temp.

-40°-70°C (-40°-158°F)

Operating temp.

10°-35°C (50°-95°F)

Dimension (D x W x H)

26" x 17.2" x 7.0"


Quad Intel® Xeon® / AMD Opteron™ Processors