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Guardian MAXimus

Hardware RAID-1 (Mirrored) data redundant solutions
3 Year NewerTech Solution Limited Warranty
48-Hour Warranty Service

USB 3.0 / FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / eSATA

High-performance solution provides "Live Activity" backup/data redundancy of your critical data with Plug and Play simplicity and whisper quiet cooling fan operation.
MAXimum Performance & Compatibility
MAXimum Real Time Redundancy
MAXimum Plug & Play Ease, Reliability
We're Compatible
Our solutions work with OS X Leopard's Time Machine feature to keep an up-to-date copy of all of your files and documents. Go back in time to recover anything with ease. We also support Microsoft Windows and Linux.
  • included
  • system requirements
  • product specifications
  • One Guardian MAXimus Enclosure
  • High quality double shielded connecting cables:
    • One FireWire 800 (9-9 Pin cable)
    • One FireWire 400 (6-6 Pin cable)
    • One USB 3.0/1.1
    • One eSATA
  • UL Listed U.S./International Auto Switching 100 ~ 240v, 50/60Hz input, 12 Volt 5 Amp output Power Supply (adapter plugs for International use sold separately). For replacement power supply, click here.
  • Pre-installed Backup and Utility software
    Intech SpeedTools Utilities OEM (For Mac OS 8.6 - X only)
    Prosoft Engineering Data Backup for Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later
    NovaStor NovaBACKUP for Windows 2000 or later
    Pre-installed Backup and Utility software.

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    Mac Requirements
  • Apple OS 8.6 to 9.2.2, 10.0.x or later and an available USB 1.1 or FireWire 400 port.
  • Apple OS X 10.2.8 or later including 'Mavericks' 10.9.x and an available USB 3.0/1.1, FireWire 800/400 port, or eSATA port.

  • Windows Requirements
  • Windows 98SE or later and an available FireWire 400 or USB 3.0/1.1 port.
  • Windows 2000 or later and an available USB 3.0/1.1, FireWire 800/400, or eSATA port.

  • Linux Requirements
  • Linux compatible via supported USB and FireWire interfaces.
  • Up to 6.0TB + 6.0TB (Mirrored) SATA Hard Drive Storage Solution**
  • Up to 128MB Total drive cache**
  • Two FireWire 800 9 pin ports
  • One FireWire 400 6 pin port
  • One USB 3.0 "B" port -backwards compatible with USB 2.0/1.1
  • One eSATA port
  • Front panel drive status LEDs
  • whisper quiet cooling fan operation
  • Shock resistant design

  • Drive Type
  • Two paired (identical) 3.5" SATA drives required

  • Bridge Chipset
  • Custom Oxford 946 eSATA, FW400(1394A), FW800(1394B), and Ox3100 USB 3.0 Integrated Chipset

  • Maximum Data Transfer Rate
  • USB 3.0 - 500MB/s
  • eSATA - 300MB/s
  • FireWire 800 - 100MB/s
  • FireWire 400 - 50MB/s
  • USB 2.0 - 60MB/s

  • Security
  • Kensington™ security slot
    Enclosure Size
  • 8.97"(D) x 2.88"(W) x 5.25"(H)
  • 227.84mm x 73.15mm x 133.35mm

  • Enclosure Weight (no accessories)
  • 2.335lbs. (1.059kg) (bare enclosure)

  • Format
  • Pre-formatted for Mac OSX
  • Fully compatible w/Windows
    (reformating required)

  • Warranty
  • 3 Year NewerTech Solution Limited Warranty

  • **In pre-configured solutions, "add your own hard drive" kits also available.
Guardian MAXimus is a trademark of Newer Technology, Inc., registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Apple, FireWire, Mac, OS X and Time Machine are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Other marks may be the trademark or registered trademark property of their owners.
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