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OWC Thunderbay 4 SoftRAID 5 Thunderbolt Drives & Enclosures

Dual Thunderbolt 2 | RAID 5 | 4 Drive Bays | Mac The Speed You Need
  • Incredible Thunderbolt 2 performance over 1.3GB/s
  • User configurable in RAID 0, 1, 4, 5 & 1+0
  • Ultra quiet, heat dissipating aluminum chassis
  • Rigorously pre-tested with multi-hour burn-in
  • Intelligent drive monitoring with desktop & email notification
ThunderBay 4 External Hard Drive Enclosure Profile Right ThunderBay 4 External Hard Drive Enclosure Front ThunderBay 4 External Hard Drive Enclosure Back ThunderBay 4 External Hard Drive Enclosure Bays ThunderBay 4 External Hard Drive Enclosure Profile Left
OWC ThunderBay 4 SoftRAID Thunderbolt Drive UP TO 827 MB/s Sustained
HDD Speeds
4TB 1.0TB x 4 128MB cache SoftRAID 5
$729.99 Learn More »
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8TB 2.0TB x 4 256MB cache SoftRAID 5
$879.99 Learn More »
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12TB 3.0TB x 4 256MB cache SoftRAID 5
$977.50 Learn More »
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16TB 4.0TB x 4 256MB cache SoftRAID 5
$1,199.99 Learn More »
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20TB 5.0TB x 4 256MB cache SoftRAID 5
$1,349.99 Learn More »
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24TB 6.0TB x 4 512MB cache SoftRAID 5
$1,599.99 Learn More »
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32TB 8.0TB x 4 SoftRAID 5
$2,379.99 Learn More »
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40TB 10TB x 4 SoftRAID 5
$2,899.99 Learn More »
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Enclosure-Only RAID Kit RAID Your Own Drives Enclosure Kit 4 drive bays Preconfigured RAID 5 $487.50 Learn More » Add to Cart ThunderBay 4 mini For use with SSDs Four 2.5" drive bays SSDs up to 4TB HDDs up to 8TB Preconfigured RAID 5 Learn More »
OWC ThunderBay 4 left side Keep working ThunderBay 4 is the four-bay production drive powerful enough to create workflows without limitations. With support for RAID 0, 1, 4, 5 and 1+0, and up to 827MB/s, you'll transform progress bars into progress. Enjoy the capacity to meet any project demand, including yours. And with the reliability of rigorous 7x stress-testing, and multi-hour drive burn-in before it reaches you, your only concern will be finding enough hours in the workday.
The Power Create. The Capacity to Dream. Edit, view, stream, and produce more with ThunderBay in your 2K, 4K, and audio production workflow. Designed with performance in mind and engineered to harness the power of Thunderbolt 2, ThunderBay 4 is an incredibly flexible external drive with the throughput to support multi-stream compressed 4K video and other bandwidth-intensive operations. Highly configurable to perfectly match your performance needs. Use each drive independently, or in the RAID configuration of your choice for the optimal balance of performance and data-redundancy. Get the most out of your storage, take the brakes off your workflow, and do more with a ThunderBay 4.
The SoftRAID Engine Enjoy the flexibility of personally customizing any combination of drives for exhilarating performance. Extensive health monitoring for advance warning of imminent drive failure, prompt drive-status email notifications including Apple Mail integration, and fast rebuild capabilities ensure the highest level of protection for your crucial data. You can even hot swap drives without fear of compromising your array. SoftRAID
Certified and tested. Each ThunderBay undergoes OWC's multi-hour drive "burn-in" performance certification procedure prior to shipping. This ensures your ThunderBay arrives operating properly and ready for demanding use. Certified and Tested
4 drive bays plus so much more. Time-Tested Cooling Stealth Cooling Built on OWC's time-tested enclosure cooling technology, ThunderBay utilizes an open "flow-thru" vented design with an oversized 92 mm, low-turbulence, noise-quieting fan to keep the drives running cool and reliably. Vibration Dampened Vibration Dampened ThunderBay's drive isolating design reduces sonic resonance, and is aided by over-sized, rugged, vibration-absorbing, non-skid feet. ThunderBay 4 Multi-Drive Multi-Drive Daisy-chain up to six ThunderBays for massive storage capabilities and increased performance, or connect multiple ThunderBays to multiple Thunderbolt 2 ports to achieve exponential speed capabilities. DisplayPort 1.2 Support DisplayPort 1.2 Support Dual Thunderbolt 2 ports let you connect the display of your choice that your computer can support, including 4K displays.
thunderbolt cable OWC Thunderbolt Cable ThunderBay comes with an OWC one-meter certified Thunderbolt cable, with other lengths from 0.5 meter to 30 meters available separately.
The SSD Review Innovation logo "OWC's ThunderBay 4 brings to the market capacities that have yet to be seen in such a compact
medium, as well as the performance and data security that only RAID 5 can provide!"
- Les Tokar, The SSD Review