by Lyle Smith

CalDigit T4 Thunderbolt 2 Now Available For Pre-Order

CalDigit has announced the T4 Thunderbolt 2 RAID storage solution is now available for pre-order and will begin shipping on November 19th, 2014. The T4 is a four-bay RAID 0, 1, 5 & JBOD storage solution that is equipped with Thunderbolt 2 technology, storage capacities up to 20TB, and can reach speeds of 750MB/s with 3.5” HDDs installed while achieving speeds up to 1,370MB/s when using SSDs in RAID0. 

The T4 has the flexibility to have a blend of great performance and redundancy with the variety of supported drive configurations. Users may also opt for capacity configurations with large HDDs or a more performance oriented configuration with SSDs. The T4 also features CalDigit’s new leading 5-year warranty. With Thunderbolt 2, CalDigit’s T4 can work with 4K capable devices, allowing professional users to integrate a powerful 4K workflow. The dual Thunderbolt 2 ports on the T4 give users the ability to connect a 4K monitor as part of the daisy-chain.

CalDigit T4 Specifications

  • Interface: 2x Thunderbolt 2 ports
  • Interface transfer rates: up to 20GB/s
  • Capacity:    
    • HDD: Up to 20TB
    • SSD: Up to 4TB
  • Dimensions:    
    • Height: 5.8 inches (148 mm)
    • Width: 5.3 inches (135 mm)
    • Depth: 9.5 inches (242 mm)
    • Weight:
      • 7.2LB / 3.3Kg (SSD  x4)
      • 12.5LB / 5.65Kg (HDD x4)
  • RAID Function: Supports RAID 0,1,5 and JBOD
  • Automatic disk failure detection
  • Hot swappable disks
  • Fan Specification:    
    • Size: 80 x 80 x 25mm
    • Speed: 1500 R.P.M.+/-10%
    • Airflow: 21.9 CFM (ft3/min)
    • Noise Level: 17.0 dBA
  • Power Supply Adapter    
    • AC input: 100-240v-2.0A, 50-60Hz  
    • DC output: 12V-12.5A
  • System Requirements:    
    • Mac OSX 10.8 or later 
    • Computer with Thunderbolt Port
  • In the Box
    • 1 x CalDigit T4
    • 4 x Drive Modules
    • 1 x AC Adapter
    • 1 x AC Power Cord
    • 2 x Keys
    • 1 x CD with CalDigit Drive Utility software & Manual

Pricing and Availability

The CalDigit T4 with Thunderbolt 2 is available to pre-order starting at $899 MSRP for the 4TB HDD model.

CalDigit T4 Page

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