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HornetTek X2-RAID Dual Bay 3.5-inch eSATA/USB 2.0 Enclosure - The HornetTek X2-RAID

Personal desktop storage with redundancy is becoming a must in our digital world. HornetTek has what you need to get started with the X2-RAID DAS.

| Enclosures/Externals in Storage | Posted: Feb 11, 2010 4:31 am
TweakTown Rating: 91%      Manufacturer: HornetTek/a>

The HornetTek X2-RAID


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Here we get our first look at the HornetTek X2-RAID.


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On the front we found a power button and a dual LED light system that shows disk activity.


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The sides are made from brushed aluminum.


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All of the action takes place at the back of the enclosure. Here we found the power switch, eSATA and USB connections as well as the plug for the power brick.


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The other side is identical to the first side.


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Here we see the two halves apart. The drives easily slide into place and the supplied screws hold them tight.


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Along the top edge is where you will find four switches that allow you to set the RAID mode. For testing we used RAID 0 and RAID 1, but there are other RAID options available as well.


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The HornetTek X2-RAID accessory package is shown here. The system comes with everything you need to get started as long as your motherboard already has an eSATA connector on the back. If not then you will need to purchase a bracket.


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