PROMISE Pegasus3 R8 48TB (8 by 6TB) RAID Storage
The latest generation of Pegasus RAID storage, PROMISE Pegasus3 delivers the power of Thunderbolt 3 technology to Mac users. Now you can get the blazing speeds essential for your high-resolution video and rich media projects, along with the safety and security of full-featured RAID protection.
Dual Thunderbolt 3 ports give you 40 Gbps connectivity and the ability to connect up to six daisy-chained devices on a single Thunderbolt 3 port.
Pegasus3 is ready to use out-of-the-box. It's available in 4-, 6-, and 8-drive versions and includes setup, management, and monitoring tools, as well as a three-year limited warranty and 24/7 online assistance for creative users.
Fast Thunderbolt 3 hardware RAID storage for demanding Mac Users
Up to 40 Gbps port speed—twice the speed of Thunderbolt 2 and four times the speed of USB 3.1
Dual Thunderbolt 3 ports allow up to six daisy-chained devices
Ideal for 4K and high-resolution video editing and creative workflows
Choice of raw capacities: 32TB (28TB pre-configured RAID 5, formatted with HFS+) or 48TB of (42TB pre-configured RAID 5, formatted with HFS+)
Advanced RAID engine supports RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10
Backward compatible with Thunderbolt 2 Macs using Apple Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt 2 adapter*
What’s in the Box
PROMISE Pegasus3 R8 RAID Storage
32TB capacity model has eight 4TB drives; 48TB capacity model has eight 6TB drives
Active Thunderbolt 3 cable (3.28 ft./1 m)
Quick start card
Other Features: Kensington Port, RAID support, Time Machine compatible, Upgradeable / Expandable
Connections: Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C)
Power Source: External power supply
Height: 12.2 in./31 cm
Length: 7.3 in./18.54 cm
Width: 9.6 in./24.38 cm
Weight: 24.2 lb./11 kg
Operating System: macOS v10.12 or later
Mfr. Part Number: P3R8HD48US
UPC or EAN No.: 704118113019
Note: Products sold through this website that do not bear the Apple Brand name are serviced and supported exclusively by their manufacturers in accordance with terms and conditions packaged with the products. Apple’s Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support and customer service.
Warranty: Three-year limited
*Sold separately; Apple part number MMEL2.
Answers from the community
Can you upgrade to larger storage discs one drive at a time using RAID 10?
- Asked by John M from San Francisco
- on Jun 8, 2017