(Thunderbolt™ 3 Adapters)
ARC-4108T3: Thunderbolt 3 to 12Gb/s SAS Host Adapter
ARC-4607T3: Thunderbolt 3 to 16 Gbps FC Adapter
2 x Thunderbolt 3 ports
[ARC-4108T3] 2 x 12Gb/s SAS SFF-8644 ports
[ARC-4607T3] 2 x 16 Gbps Fibre Channel SFP ports
Thunderbolt™ 3 to 12Gb/s SAS RAID Storage
The ARC-4050T3 series are Thunderbolt™3 expansion chassis with one PCIe 3.0 slot to fit a low profile adapter for high-performance 4K video editing and networking. By supporting Thunderbolt-compatible low profile PCIe adapters, the ARC-4050T3 expansion enables professionals to use high-performance PCIe adapters or RAID adapters on the lacking PCIe expansion MacBook Pro. Supported adapters include Areca 16Gbps Fibre Channel, 6Gb/s SAS Host as well as 12Gb/s SAS RAID controllers. Designed and leveraged with Areca’ existing high performance internal PCIe adapters, Areca’s family of Thunderbolt 3 products provide a perfect outside-the-box solution for your 4K deployments.
ARC-4050T3 series connect with high performance RAID solution to deliver true hardware RAID for the video editor working with real time multi-stream HD and 4K workflows. It runs efficiently without disruption or major drops in performance to meet the requirements of 4K data workflow. The Thunderbolt 3 Solution from Areca provides the supreme performance so quick that it allows 4K video at the same time while daisy chaining storages devices and doing a simultaneous 4K in/output file transfers.
With dual 12Gb/s SAS ports and dual 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3 ports configurations, the ARC-4108T3 is an ideal solution to connect a high- performance RAID controller with JBOD enclosure for users looking to achieve the highest I/O and data throughput for 4K workflows.
With dual 16Gbps Fibre Channel ports and dual 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3 ports configurations, the ARC-4607T3 is an ideal solution to connect a high-speed Fibre Channel SAN for users looking to achieve the highest I/O and data throughput for 4K workflows.
|Thunderbolt™ 3 to PCIe Expansion Solution|
|Form Factor||Mini Box|
|Host Connection||Dual 40Gbps Thunderbolt ports
- Dual-Protocol (PCIe and DisplayPort)
- Daisy chaining device support
|Controller Inside||ARC-8108 Host||ARC-8607 Host|
|Ports||8 x external||2 x external|
|External Connectors||2 x Mini-SAS HD SFF-8644||2 x SFP+|
|Data Transfer Rates||Up to 12 Gb/s per port||Up to 1600 MB/s per port|
|Cooling Fan||1 x 2700rpm|
|Power Supply/In/out||100-240V AC/65W|
(H x W x D)
|4.97 x 2.13 x 6.35 in
(150 x 64.4 x 191.7 mm)
|Weight||2.64 lbs / 1.2 Kg|
|OS Support||macOS 10.12 or later, Windows 7/8/10|
|ARC-4050T3 series Specification||1.0||2017/10/19|
|ARC-4050T3-DB User Manual||1.0||2017/10/18|
|ARC-4108T3 Quick Installation Guide||1.0||2017/09/18|
|ARC-4607T3 Quick Installation Guide||1.0||2017/09/18|