Promise Pegasus2 R8 24TB 8-Bay 8x 3TB Thunderbolt 2 Desktop RAID Array

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    Promise Pegasus2 R8 24TB 8-Bay 8x 3TB Thunderbolt 2 Desktop RAID Array

    Estimated 5-7 Days Delivery

    Jigsaw Code: M976AXA
    Manufacturer Code: F40PR8P03100000

    • Platform Support: Mac OS X
    • Drive Bays: 8
    • Removable Drives: 8
    • Physical Capacity: 24TB
    • Interfaces: Thunderbolt, Thunderbolt 2

    Platform:  macintosh macintosh

    Availability:  Estimated 5-7 Days Delivery

    £2,199.00£2,638.80 incVAT

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    There's absolutely no messing around with the Promise Pegasus2. Based around Thunderbolt 2, the most advanced I/O ever created, this 8-Bay Pegasus2 R8 comes with 24TB of RAW capacity over 8x 3TB drives for blistering I/O performance for creative professionals in media, photography, broadcast and content creation. Perfect for those working in 4K environments and with the new Mac Pro and MacBook Pro, the Pegasus2 enables professionals and enthusiasts to create, edit and view live 4K video streams in real time, even while backing up data. This model represents is the fastest available RAID solution with Thunderbolt 2.

    Thunderbolt 2 offers the most flexible interface allowing you to work, edit and distribute huge amounts of data thanks to the 20Gb/s bandwidth. This R8 base model comes in a configuration of 8x 3TB SATA-based hot-swappable 3.5" drives and offers the best combination of data protection and performance in the Thunderbolt 2 Pegasus2 product lineup. You'll have no reason to worry about further expansion as you can daisy chain up to six Thunderbolt devices from a single Thunderbolt port for multiple RAID arrays, displays and even PCI-e expansion chassis and docking stations.

    It's not just the sheer speed you'll come to love with the Pegasus2 but the data security too. This 8-Bay model supports RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10 and 50 giving you the flexibility to chose your perfect mix of performance and fail-safe redundancy. The drive bays are hot-swappable too for effortless drive access and serviceability securing your data should a drive fail. Unleash the power within the new Mac Pro and MacBook Pro with huge expandability that takes full advantage allowed by Thunderbolt 2. In the box you'll find your 24TB R8 Pegasus2 bundled with a Thunderbolt cable so you can get started straight away.

    Jigsaw24 are an authorised Promise reseller and we can help with both pre-sales and post-sales support. If you can't find what you're looking for or have a question about any Promise product, email us at or call 03332 409 347


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    General Specifications

    Channels per Controller
    Status Indicator
    Number of Fans
    Kensington Lock


    Removable Drives
    Drive Bays
    Physical Capacity
    Hard Drive
    3.5 inch SATA 7200rpm


    Thunderbolt, Thunderbolt 2
    Additional Connectivity
    Dual Thunderbolt2 Ports Supports daisy chaining Backwards compatible with Thunderbolt1


    Standard RAID Levels
    RAID 0, RAID 1, , RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10, RAID 50, RAID 60

    System Management

    Platform Support
    Mac OS X
    System Requirements
    OS X 10.8.5 or higher

    Power & Environmental Requirements

    Dual PSU

    Weight & Dimensions

    Form Factor


    2 Years Limited

    What's in the Box

    Pegasus2 R8 24TB Thunderbolt Cable
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    29th September 2014

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