NewerTech announced its new Guardian MAXimus mini Portable RAID. The new $299.99 MSRP model provides 1.0TB hardware RAID-1 redundancy for a MAXProtect “mirrored” copy of data or a 2.0TB RAID-0 mode for MAXPerform speed and a “Quad Interface” of FireWire 800/400, USB 2.0, & eSATA connections to offer Mac and PC users Plug and Play data transfer speeds up to 300MB/s.
Guardian MAXimus mini Features:
• Up to 2.0TB of storage capacity via two paired 2.5″ SATA drives
• Up to 32MB of drive cache (16MB per drive)
• Selectable MAXProtect RAID-1 or MAXPerform RAID-0 modes
• Two FireWire 800 9 pin ports
• One USB 2.0 “B” port – backwards compatible with USB 1.1
• One eSATA port
• Bus Powered (external US/International UL listed power adapter included for use if needed)
• High quality interface connecting cables
• Front panel LCM display/control interface for checking/setting system status
• Brushed aluminum, impact resistant, heat dissipating, super quiet fanless enclosure
• Ultra lightweight (as low as 1.24lbs w/SSDs) and compact design
• 3 year solution warranty with One Year Level One Data Recovery Service
• Includes $100 retail value utility software bundle consisting of ProSoft Engineering® Data Backup 3, NovaStor NovaBACKUP®, Intech® SpeedTools Utilities™, and Carbon Copy Cloner.