GR3680-BA31: Dual-Bay 2.5" / 3.5" SATA III HDD/SSD Hardware RAID 0/1 Supported Storage Solution
The GR3680-BA31 is a high-performance external RAID enclosure that offers flexible storage options, compatibility with both PC and Mac, and comprehensive support for SATA 6G with RAID 0 and RAID 1 configurations.
1. Flexible storage options with SSD and hard drive compatibility.
2. Compatible with both PC and Mac.
3. Supports SATA 6G and includes a touch button for easy toggling between RAID 0 and RAID 1 configurations.
4. An LCD display providing immediate updates on RAID mode status and drive conditions.
5. Features LED indicators for easy monitoring.
6. USB 3.2 Gen 2 compatible with Type-C and Type-A and transmission speed up to 6Gbps.
7. Hot-swappable and plug-and-play for easy replacement of drives.
8. SATUSGuide GUI and drive S.M.A.R.T monitoring (for Windows only).
9. Low noise fan design with fast heat dissipation.
10. Rugged aluminum structure design with high quality and fast heat dissipation.
11. Advanced overheat alarm buzzer.
12. Drive tray with KeyLock protection.
1. The GR3680-BA31 offers the flexibility to use both SSDs and hard drives, giving you the best of both worlds in terms of performance and capacity.
2. It is compatible with both PC and Mac, so you can use it with your existing devices.
3. The comprehensive support for SATA 6G with RAID 0 and RAID 1 configurations gives you the option to improve performance or redundancy, depending on your needs.
4. RAID Configuration Displayed via LCD Status Screen.
5. The LED indicators make it easy to monitor the status of the enclosure, and the hot-swappable and plug-and-play features make it easy to add or
6. The SATUSGuide GUI and drive S.M.A.R.T monitoring give you detailed information about the health of your drives.
7. The low noise fan design and rugged aluminum structure design ensure that the enclosure runs cool and quiet.
8. The advanced overheat alarm buzzer provides an extra layer of protection for your drives.
Multifunctional RAID Storage for PC & Mac
The GR3680-BA31 is a robust, multifunctional hardware RAID storage system, equipped with RAID 0 and RAID 1 features. Designed with a durable aluminum structure, it incorporates removable, hot-swappable trays for user-friendly operation and drive protection. Offering a USB 3.2 Gen 2 interface with Type-C connections and transmission speeds up to 6Gbps, it's seamlessly compatible with both Mac and Windows PCs, delivering flexible, high-speed storage solutions.
Designed to work seamlessly with both PC and Mac systems, the GR3680-BA31 ensures that your data is accessible across platforms. This universal compatibility makes it a perfect fit for mixed computer environments or users who frequently switch between systems.
Comprehensive RAID Support
The GR3680-BA31 offers full-fledged support for SATA 6G drives. With a user-friendly touch button, it allows you to easily switch between RAID 0 and RAID 1 configurations, simplifying storage management and ensuring efficient use of your drives.
GR3680-BA31: Power Meets Flexibility
GR3680-BA31, is a versatile device that combines state-of-the-art technology with ultimate flexibility to meet the evolving demands of modern computing environments. As an outstanding hardware solution, the GR3680-BA31 is designed to increase productivity, improve efficiency and protect your valuable data.
With USB 3.2 Gen 2 compatibility and both Type-C and Type-A connections, the GR3680-BA31 provides transmission speeds up to 6Gbps. This means you can transfer large files quickly and efficiently, saving you valuable time.
Convenience at Its Best
Enjoy the convenience of hot-swapping and plug-and-play features. Whether you need to replace drives or add new ones, the process is quick, easy, and doesn't require a system reboot.
Flexible Storage Options
One of the highlights of the GR3680-BA31 is its versatile storage capability. Compatible with both Solid State Drives (SSD) and Hard Drives (HDD), it allows for customization based on your specific requirements. Whether you prioritize lightning-fast data access speeds or expansive storage capacity, the GR3680-BA31 is your one-stop solution.
Robust Support for SATA 6G
The GR3680-BA31 provides comprehensive support for SATA 6G, with options for RAID 0 and RAID 1 configurations. This allows for enhanced data performance and redundancy, adding an extra layer of data protection.
Drive Tray with Key lock
Secure your data with the Drive Tray with KeyLock protection. This durable tray, suitable for hard drives or SSDs, offers physical security through its key lock system, preventing unauthorized access. This accessory is essential for enhancing the security of your storage system.
Effortless RAID Configuration Monitoring
The GR3680-BA31 comes with an advanced LCD Status Screen for effortless RAID configuration management. This clear, user-friendly display provides real-time information about your RAID setup and drive status, simplifying system monitoring and potential issue identification. If you’re using RAID 0 for speed and capacity or RAID 1 for data redundancy, this feature ensures you stay informed and in control of your data storage at all times. With its combination of functionality and sophistication, the LCD Status Screen makes storage management as intuitive as it gets.
Instant Status Updates with LCD Display
The GR3680-BA31 features a clear LCD display, providing you with real-time updates on your RAID mode status and drive conditions. This user-friendly feature simplifies storage management by offering vital information at a glance. Whether you need to verify your RAID configuration or monitor your drives' health, the LCD display ensures you stay informed and in control, enabling efficient troubleshooting and secure data handling.
Enhanced Drive health Monitoring
Integrated LED indicators simplify the monitoring process, allowing you to easily check the status of your drives at a glance. Plus, with SATUSGuide GUI and drive S.M.A.R.T monitoring (available for Windows only), you can stay ahead of potential issues and maintain optimal drive health.
Protection with Advanced Features
The GR3680-BA31 takes protection to a new level with an advanced overheat alarm buzzer. This feature alerts you in the event of excessive heat, preventing potential damage and giving you peace of mind.
Experience the power, flexibility, and exceptional performance of the GR3680-BA31. It's not just a storage solution, it's a game-changer..
Low noise fan design with fast heat dissipation
The new GR3680-BA31 has a built-in low-noise fan, to allow the device to quickly dissipate heat without affecting the transmission performance.
Designed for Durability and Performance
Featuring a rugged aluminum structure, the GR3680-BA31 is not only built to last, but also excels in efficient heat dissipation. Its low noise fan design ensures your device remains cool, even during peak operation times.
Rugged Aluminum Chassis Design
GR3680-BA31's solid chassis is made by a thickness aluminum-alloy plate which can withstand greater impact than ordinary aluminum shell products, and it can really protect your hard disk and cope with various usage conditions. And its aluminum housing really help efficient heat dissipation for your long time use.
The GR3680-BA31, with its combination of robust features and flexibility, can be applied in a wide range of scenarios. Here are a few potential applications:
1. Data Backup: With support for RAID 1 configuration, the GR3680-BA31 is an excellent choice for data redundancy and backup, ensuring that critical files are duplicated and protected against data loss.
2. Video Editing: Given its high-speed data transmission capabilities and extensive storage options, it's a reliable choice for video editors who need rapid, smooth access to large video files.
3. Photography: Photographers can benefit from the GR3680-BA31's storage capacities and speed, using it to secure extensive image libraries and swiftly process high-resolution photos.
4. Data Migration: Its compatibility with both Mac and PC, along with hot-swappable trays, makes the GR3680-BA31 a convenient tool for migrating data between different systems or drives.
5. Gaming: Gamers can use the GR3680-BA31 to store and quickly access extensive game libraries, benefiting from its high-speed data transfer and substantial storage.
6. Small Business Servers: Small businesses can use the GR3680-BA31 as a cost-effective, efficient, and secure storage solution for their servers.
7. Research and Development: In data-heavy fields like scientific research or software development, the GR3680-BA31 can be used to store large data sets, provide fast access, and protect valuable data.
8. Media Centers: The GR3680-BA31 is suitable for setting up home or professional media centers, offering quick access to a large collection of media files.
9. AI Training and Development: The development and training of AI models often require handling large volumes of data, and GR3680-BA31 can provide ample storage for these data sets. Its high-speed data transfer rates mean that large amounts of data can be moved quickly, enhancing efficiency during model training processes.
Performance test result for reference. The test result will vary depend on the test environment.
This product is capable of achieving data transfer speeds of up to 10 Gbps when operated on a PC running the Windows operating system. However, it should be noted that the performance is reduced to 5 Gbps when used with systems powered by the current Apple M1 or M2 processors.
|Interfaces||USB 3.2 Gen 2 ( up to 6 Gbps )
Compatible with all USB 3.2 Gen 1,2/USB 2.0 specifications
||2 x 2.5"/3.5" SATA III ( 6.0 Gbits) HDD/SSD|
|Storage Mode||RAID 1 / RAID 0|
|Windows 7 or above, OS X 10.10 or above, Linux OS|
|Cooling System||6 cm Low noise fan|
|* Line voltage: 100-240V AC
* Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz, single phase
* Maximum continuous power: 60W
* Operating temperature: 32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C)
* Storage temperature: -4° to 116° F (-20° to 47° C)
* Relative humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing
|Size and Weight||122 mm (W) x 102 mm (H) x 205mm (D)|
|Package Accessories||* GR3680-BA31 x 1 (with removable drive tray enclosed x 2)
* USB 3.2 Gen 2 (Type-C to Type-C) Cable x 1
* USB 3.2 Gen 2 (Type-C to Type-A) Cable x 1
* Power Cord x1
* Accessory Kit
* Quick Installation Guide x1
|Product Name||Brand||HD Type||HD Category||Model Number||Capacity||Note|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||2.5" SSD||IronWolf 125||ZA4000NM10002||4TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||2.5" SSD||IronWolf Pro 125||ZA3840NX10001||3.84TB|
|GR3680-BA31||WD||3.5" HDD||Ultrastar DC HC520||HUH721212ALE600||12TB|
|GR3680-BA31||WD||3.5" HDD||Red Pro||WD121KFBX||12TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||3.5" HDD||SkyHawk AI||ST16000VE000||16TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||3.5" HDD||IronWolf Pro||ST18000NE000||18TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||3.5" HDD||Exos X18||ST18000NM000J||18TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||3.5" HDD||IronWolf Pro||ST10000NE000||10TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||3.5" HDD||SkyHawk AI||ST18000VE002||18TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||3.5" HDD||Exos 7E10||ST10000NM017B||10TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||3.5" HDD||IronWolf Pro||ST20000NE000||20TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||3.5" HDD||Exos X20||ST20000NM007D||20TB|
|GR3680-BA31||WD||3.5" HDD||Ultrastar DC HC560||WUH722020ALE6L4||20TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||3.5" HDD||SkyHawk AI||ST20000VE002||20TB|
|GR3680-BA31||Toshiba||3.5" HDD||MG09ACA18TE||20TB||specified firmware|
|GR3680-BA31||Seagate||3.5" HDD||Exos X22||ST22000NM001E||22TB|