10 Best RAID Enclosures
for May 2022

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TERRAMASTER D5-300C USB3.1 (Gen1) Type C 5-Bay RAID Enclosure Support RAID 0/1/Single Exclusive 2+3 RAID Mode Hard Drive RAID Storage (Diskless)

TERRAMASTER D5-300C USB3.1 (Gen1) Type C 5-Bay RAID Enclosure Support RAID 0/1/Single Exclusive 2+3 RAID Mode Hard Drive RAID Storage (Diskless)

by TERRAMASTER
What We like

D5-300C adopts aluminum enclosure and low-noise fan, which is firm and reliable, of good heat dissipation, and low noise.

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Product Features

  • 5-bay RAID storage, compatible with 2.5"/3.5" SATA hard drive or SSD, supports 18TB hard drive, total capacity up to 90TB. (Note: users need to purchase their own hard drives. These are not included.
  • Adopts real SUPERSPEED USB3.1 (Gen1) Type-C interface, the read/write speed is up to 410MB/s (SSD in RAID 0).
  • Compatible with Mac, Windows and Linux computers, and also works with the computers possessing the Thunderbolt 3 interface. This is a DAS, NOT a NAS.
  • Unique 2+3 RAID mode: hard drive #1 & #2 can be configured as RAID 0, RAID 1 or Single disk. The remaining drives #3-5 work as single, independent drives.

Unique 2+3 raid mode: hard drive #1 & #2 can be configured as raid 0, raid 1 or single disk. the remaining drives #3-5 work as single, independent drives. 5-bay raid storage, compatible with 2.5"/3.5" sata hard drive or ssd, supports 18tb hard drive, total capacity up to 90tb. (note: users need to purchase their own hard drives. these are not included. Adopts real superspeed usb3.1 (gen1) type-c interface, the read/write speed is up to 410mb/s (ssd in raid 0). Compatible with mac, windows and linux computers, and also works with the computers possessing the thunderbolt 3 interface. this is a das, not a nas.

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Mediasonic HFR2-SU3S2 PRORAID 4 Bay 3.5

Mediasonic HFR2-SU3S2 PRORAID 4 Bay 3.5" SATA Hard Drive Enclosure

USB 3.0 & eSATA

by Mediasonic
What We like

Compatible with Mac OSX 10.8 or later and Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7

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Product Features

  • One Button Raid Control support Single Drive Mode, Raid 0 (Spanning) JBOD, Raid 0 (Stripping), Raid 1 (Mirroring), Raid 3 (Stripped set with dedicated parity), Raid 5 (Stripped set with distributed parity), Raid 10 (Mirroring + Striping)
  • Support 3.5" SATA I / II / III hard disk drive up to 16TB per drive, Support Hard Drive Transfer Rate up to SATA III Speed. Hardware Raid controller built-in on board with one-button control.
  • Smart Fan with built-in thermal-sensor, Auto & Manual modes, and 3 speed levels
  • Transfer rate up to 5.0Gbps via USB 3.0, up to 3.0Gbps via eSATA.

Support 3.5" sata i / ii / iii hard disk drive up to 16tb per drive, support hard drive transfer rate up to sata iii speed. hardware raid controller built-in on board with one-button control. Transfer rate up to 5.0gbps via usb 3.0, up to 3.0gbps via esata. Smart fan with built-in thermal-sensor, auto & manual modes, and 3 speed levels One button raid control support single drive mode, raid 0 (spanning) jbod, raid 0 (stripping), raid 1 (mirroring), raid 3 (stripped set with dedicated parity), raid 5 (stripped set with distributed parity), raid 10 (mirroring + striping)

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TERRAMASTER D5 Thunderbolt 3 Professional-Grade 5-Bay External Hard Drive Enclosure RAID 0/RAID1/RAID5/RAID10/JBOD Hard Disk RAID Storage (Diskless)

TERRAMASTER D5 Thunderbolt 3 Professional-Grade 5-Bay External Hard Drive Enclosure RAID 0/RAID1/RAID5/RAID10/JBOD Hard Disk RAID Storage (Diskless)

by TERRAMASTER
What We like

Ideal Thunderbolt 3 storage solution for professionals especially those with strict speed and safety requirements, including 4K video editing. Starting from March 26th, 2021, Mac with M1 security chip was fully supported. It works with the computers with Thunderbolt 3 or 4 port, NOT compatible with USB port.

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Product Features

  • Capitalising on the Thunderbolt 3 and DP interfaces, the D5 Thunderbolt 3 supports multi-screen display with up to 3 screens.
  • Daisy-chain up to 6 devices; Support up to 90TB storage capacity (18TB x 5, in RAID 0); Multiple hardware RAID: RAID0, RAID1, RAID5, RAID10, JBOD, Single.
  • Two 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3 interfaces, transfer speeds up to 1035MB/s (with SSHD in RAID 0). Compatible with 3.5" and 2.5" SATA HDD, 2.5" SATA SSD.
  • Power delivery provides up to 15W of power to recharge compatible laptops (Mac only, Windows not supported). Aluminum-alloy shell, 2*80mm fans ensure great heat dispersion.

Power delivery provides up to 15w of power to recharge compatible laptops (mac only, windows not supported). aluminum-alloy shell, 2*80mm fans ensure great heat dispersion. Daisy-chain up to 6 devices; support up to 90tb storage capacity (18tb x 5, in raid 0); multiple hardware raid: raid0, raid1, raid5, raid10, jbod, single. Capitalising on the thunderbolt 3 and dp interfaces, the d5 thunderbolt 3 supports multi-screen display with up to 3 screens. Two 40gbps thunderbolt 3 interfaces, transfer speeds up to 1035mb/s (with sshd in raid 0). compatible with 3.5" and 2.5" sata hdd, 2.5" sata ssd.

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Mediasonic Raid USB C 3.1 4 Bay 3.5” SATA Hard Drive Enclosure with USB Hub 60W Power Delivery 3.0 4K HDMI Monitor Extender SDXC Reader Features – USB Type C USB 3.1 Gen 2 10Gbps (HFR7-SU31CD)

Mediasonic Raid USB C 3.1 4 Bay 3.5” SATA Hard Drive Enclosure with USB Hub 60W Power Delivery 3.0 4K HDMI Monitor Extender SDXC Reader Features – USB Type C USB 3.1 Gen 2 10Gbps (HFR7-SU31CD)

by Mediasonic
What We like

Built-In USB Hub provides easy access to additional USB Type A and USB Type C connection for expansion

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Product Features

  • Hardware embedded raid controller built-in on board with one-button control, support Single Drive Mode, Raid 0 / 1. Support 3.5 SATA hard drive up to 16TB per drive, and 2.5 SATA SSD / HDD
  • Support UASP, S.M.A.R.T, Smart Fan, and Power On / Off in synchronization with computer (Does not support auto Power-On due to power failure)
  • 4K HDMI Extender feature allows you to expand work space to second monitor. SD Card reader allows you to copy data to the hard drive directly
  • 60W Power Delivery 3.0 (PD) feature can charge your laptop computer via USB-C cable

Hardware embedded raid controller built-in on board with one-button control, support single drive mode, raid 0 / 1. support 3.5 sata hard drive up to 16tb per drive, and 2.5 sata ssd / hdd 4k hdmi extender feature allows you to expand work space to second monitor. sd card reader allows you to copy data to the hard drive directly Support uasp, s.m.a.r.t, smart fan, and power on / off in synchronization with computer (does not support auto power-on due to power failure) 60w power delivery 3.0 (pd) feature can charge your laptop computer via usb-c cable

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ORICO 5 Bay USB 3.0 to SATA Chia External Hard Drive Enclosure for 3.5 inch HDD Support 80TB (5 x 16TB) Aluminum Alloy RAID Enclosure Support RAID Mode Storage-9558RU3

ORICO 5 Bay USB 3.0 to SATA Chia External Hard Drive Enclosure for 3.5 inch HDD Support 80TB (5 x 16TB) Aluminum Alloy RAID Enclosure Support RAID Mode Storage-9558RU3

by ORICO Technologies Co.,Ltd
What We like

Unibody Aluminum-Alloy Body & Double Heat Dissipation: The 5 Bay Drive Enclosures with Raid Features an Unibody Aluminum-Alloy Shell and Fan, good in heat dissipation, up to 4mm thickness which is firm and reliable, The Forced Convection Process helps speed up the air circulation and heat ventilation to effectively cool the drive and whole system for stable operation and an extended lifespan

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Product Features

  • Super Speed USB3.0 Transfer Speed up to 5Gbps: This 5 bay hard drive enclosure supports all 3.5" SATA (I / II / III) hard disks, USB3.0 to SATA3.0 dual high-speed transmission that the speed up to 5Gb/s, backward compatible with USB 2.0 / 1.1, Activity LED indicator disk access status
  • Dual-Core Chip & 150W Internal Power Supply: Built-in Dual-Core chip, and Upgrade the 150W power supply to support larger capacity hard drives, provide sufficient power to ensure the Data storage and Transferring's Safety and Stability, Independent safety lock for each drive, Protect your hard drive with care
  • PLUG and PLAY, HOT SWAP: Tool Free design mounts drives without tools and screws in seconds, hot-swapping supported, plug and play. The external hard drive enclosure compatible with Windows XP/ VISTA/ Windows 7/ 8 /8.1/ 10/ Linux/ Mac 9.1/10.2 or higher
  • 5 Bay Raid Enclosure with 80 TB Large Capacity: 5 Bay External Hard Drive Storage Enclosure, Support RAID 0/1/3/5/10/jbod/Single Exclusive RAID Mode which can meets different work requirements. and Compatible 3.5 inch SATA HDD hard drive, Supports up to 5 x 16TB hard drive, Total capacity up to 80TB

Super speed usb3.0 transfer speed up to 5gbps: this 5 bay hard drive enclosure supports all 3.5" sata (i / ii / iii) hard disks, usb3.0 to sata3.0 dual high-speed transmission that the speed up to 5gb/s, backward compatible with usb 2.0 / 1.1, activity led indicator disk access status 5 bay raid enclosure with 80 tb large capacity: 5 bay external hard drive storage enclosure, support raid 0/1/3/5/10/jbod/single exclusive raid mode which can meets different work requirements. and compatible 3.5 inch sata hdd hard drive, supports up to 5 x 16tb hard drive, total capacity up to 80tb dual-core chip & 150w internal power supply: built-in dual-core chip, and upgrade the 150w power supply to support larger capacity hard drives, provide sufficient power to ensure the data storage and transferring's safety and stability, independent safety lock for each drive, protect your hard drive with care Plug and play, hot swap: tool free design mounts drives without tools and screws in seconds, hot-swapping supported, plug and play. the external hard drive enclosure compatible with windows xp/ vista/ windows 7/ 8 /8.1/ 10/ linux/ mac 9.1/10.2 or higher

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Yottamaster 5 Bay RAID External Hard Drive Enclosure 2.5

Yottamaster 5 Bay RAID External Hard Drive Enclosure 2.5" 3.5" USB3.0 to SATA HDD SSD Enclosure

Support 90TB & RAID 0/1/5/10/JBOD RAID Mode Hard Drive RAID Storage for NAS Expansion[FS5RU3]

by Yottamaster
What We like

For 2.5"/3.5" HDD & SSD Yottamaster 5 bay hdd enclosure designed for both 2.5" SSDs where speed is the priority and for 3.5" HDDs when it's important to maximize the storage capacity.The removable aluminum trays allow for easy installation and replacement of the drives.Your hard drives can be firmly fixed on the tray by provided screws,which can effectively protect your hdds from shock and interface damage.

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Product Features

  • 80mm Silent Fan Inside The 5 Bay USB 3.0 SATA hard drive enclosure is all Aluminum design. Built- in 80 mm silent fan; With front and rear Meteor cooling holes. An ultra durable aluminum casing provides efficient heat dissipation, plus an extra 80mm rear fan accelerate air convection and keeps your drives cool during long hours of operation.
  • 5Gbps Transfer Rate This 5 bay hard drive enclosure adopt SATA III protocol,Featuring a versatile USB 3.0 interface with a transfer speed up to 5Gbps(MAX)to meet the needs of the flexible storage for demanding workflows.Compatible with most Windows,Linux and Mac systems. meanwhile supported 10mins Intelligent Sleep(Note: The Auto-sleep time can be adjusted/canceled.)
  • 90TB,Enterprise-class Storage Capacity This 5 bay hard drive Case supports 5 hard drives with a max. capacity of 90TB(18TB for single disk).Great for video editing, photo backup, storage of R&D technical documents, archival backup, music libraries, financial records, storage of video surveillance recordings and corporate data storage.With 5 indicator lights to monitor the operating status of each hard drive. Plug-and-play hot swapping.
  • Full RAID function, Flexible Storage Solution Yottamaster 5 Bay RAID HDD enclosure is the ultimate storage solution for demanding video workflows on location and in the studio.Supports RAID 0/1/5/10 / JBOD / CLONE/Normal RAID modes; Manage massive amounts of media from multiple cameras on location or in the studio with up to 80TB of RAID storage in one system.

80mm silent fan inside the 5 bay usb 3.0 sata hard drive enclosure is all aluminum design. built- in 80 mm silent fan; with front and rear meteor cooling holes. an ultra durable aluminum casing provides efficient heat dissipation, plus an extra 80mm rear fan accelerate air convection and keeps your drives cool during long hours of operation. 5gbps transfer rate this 5 bay hard drive enclosure adopt sata iii protocol,featuring a versatile usb 3.0 interface with a transfer speed up to 5gbps(max)to meet the needs of the flexible storage for demanding workflows.compatible with most windows,linux and mac systems. meanwhile supported 10mins intelligent sleep(note: the auto-sleep time can be adjusted/canceled.) Full raid function, flexible storage solution Yottamaster 5 bay raid hdd enclosure is the ultimate storage solution for demanding video workflows on location and in the studio.supports raid 0/1/5/10 / jbod / clone/normal raid modes; manage massive amounts of media from multiple cameras on location or in the studio with up to 80tb of raid storage in one system. 90tb,enterprise-class storage capacity this 5 bay hard drive case supports 5 hard drives with a max. capacity of 90tb(18tb for single disk).great for video editing, photo backup, storage of r&d technical documents, archival backup, music libraries, financial records, storage of video surveillance recordings and corporate data storage.with 5 indicator lights to monitor the operating status of each hard drive. plug-and-play hot swapping.

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Yottamaster Aluminum Alloy 5 Bay USB3.0 2.5

Yottamaster Aluminum Alloy 5 Bay USB3.0 2.5"/3.5" External Hard Drive RAID Enclosure for 2.5/3.5 Inch SATA HDD Support 5 x 16TB & UASP

Ideal for Personal Storage at Home&Office- [PS500RU3]

by Yottamaster
What We like

For 2,5/3,5-inch Hard DrivesIt comes with five removeable trays, allowing for easy installation and replacement of either the large desktop hard disk drives or the portable laptop drives and SSD's. Note: Spare trays are sold separately in a set of six trays, extra screws are provided, Get it at ASIN:B083S8VDQK. Five indicator lights help you to monitor the working status of your hard drives whenever.

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Product Features

  • 5Gbps Transfer RateThis 5 bay hdd enclosure adopt USB3.0 protocol, transfer rate up to 5Gbps (MAX). Equipped with a versatile USB3.0 Type-B interface to connect other peripheral devices. Compatible with most Windows, Mac and Linux systems.
  • Reliable External Storage System for IndividualsThis 5 bay hdd enclosure support up to 80TB external expanded storage. The front door adopt user-friendly PUSH Design for easy install and replacement of hard drives. It is an ideal choice for personal storage at home and office. It can support different drive type(s)-2,5"/3,5" HDD/SSDs, so you can take advantage of your hard drives' potential fully.
  • 80mm Silent Fan InsideThe 5 bay enclosure built with rugged heat-dissipating aluminum shell, front and rear with cooling holes, a 80mm silent fan inside can effectively accelerate air convection and rapid cooling. It is ideal for noise-sensitive environments.
  • Flexible RAID for Customized Work NeedIt supports RAID 0/1/3/5/10/JBOD(SPAN)/CLONE RAID modes. You can optimize/simplify your workflow by chosing suitable RAID configuration. You can choose hardware RAID for easy set without downloading application, or you can use Software RAID to set/manage RAID modes. It is the ultimate storage solution for demanding video workflows on location and in the studio.

Reliable external storage system for individualsthis 5 bay hdd enclosure support up to 80tb external expanded storage. the front door adopt user-friendly push design for easy install and replacement of hard drives. it is an ideal choice for personal storage at home and office. it can support different drive type(s)-2,5"/3,5" hdd/ssds, so you can take advantage of your hard drives' potential fully. 5gbps transfer ratethis 5 bay hdd enclosure adopt usb3.0 protocol, transfer rate up to 5gbps (max). equipped with a versatile usb3.0 type-b interface to connect other peripheral devices. compatible with most windows, mac and linux systems. 80mm silent fan insidethe 5 bay enclosure built with rugged heat-dissipating aluminum shell, front and rear with cooling holes, a 80mm silent fan inside can effectively accelerate air convection and rapid cooling. it is ideal for noise-sensitive environments. Flexible raid for customized work needit supports raid 0/1/3/5/10/jbod(span)/clone raid modes. you can optimize/simplify your workflow by chosing suitable raid configuration. you can choose hardware raid for easy set without downloading application, or you can use software raid to set/manage raid modes. it is the ultimate storage solution for demanding video workflows on location and in the studio.

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OWC Mercury Elite Pro Quad RAID 5 Four-Bay External Storage Enclosure

OWC Mercury Elite Pro Quad RAID 5 Four-Bay External Storage Enclosure

by Other World Computing
What We like

Four universal drive bays for 2.5" and 3.5" drives

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Product Features

  • Featuring SoftRAID XT. Add your own drives!
  • SoftRAID engine included
  • Works with all USB systems, Thunderbolt 3 compatible

Softraid engine included Featuring softraid xt. add your own drives! Works with all usb systems, thunderbolt 3 compatible

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Syba 5 Bay Tool Less Tray Hot Swappable 2.5

Syba 5 Bay Tool Less Tray Hot Swappable 2.5" 3.5" SATA III RAID HDD External USB 3.0 Enclosure Windows MacOS SY-ENC50118

by Syba
What We like

East interface requires port Multiplier w/FIS-based switching on main computer to enable access to multiple HDDs simultaneously

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Product Features

  • Raid support: RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 3, RAID 5, RAID 10, span, and JBOD
  • Supports all brands of 2.5" And 3.5" Sate I/II/III hard disk Drive up to 10TB per drive up to 5 x 10TB. Support hard drive transfer rate up to SATA III

Supports all brands of 2.5" and 3.5" sate i/ii/iii hard disk drive up to 10tb per drive up to 5 x 10tb. support hard drive transfer rate up to sata iii Raid support: raid 0, raid 1, raid 3, raid 5, raid 10, span, and jbod

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Syba 8 Bay Tool Less Tray Hot Swappabe 2.5

Syba 8 Bay Tool Less Tray Hot Swappabe 2.5" 3.5" SATA Non Raid External USB 3.0 Enclosure SY-ENC50119l

by Syba
What We like

Independent control switch for each drive allows drives to be powered off individually. Dissipates heat efficiently with Steel housing & quiet fan

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Product Features

  • Smart Fan function with built-in thermal sensor support Auto & manual mode with 3 level of fan speed
  • Super Speed USB3.0 5Gbps connection transfer your files in a breeze. Supports SATA I/II/iii(6gb/s), UASP and USB 3.0(5Gb/s)
  • Support all brands of 2.5 inch and 3.5 inch SATA hard Disk Drive up to 18TB per drive. (Does NOT support RAID and NAS function)
  • To ensure compatibility with your computer system, The SY-ENC50119 supports all of the leading operating systems, including: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX, Linux, and Google Chrome OS

Support all brands of 2.5 inch and 3.5 inch sata hard disk drive up to 18tb per drive. (does not support raid and nas function) To ensure compatibility with your computer system, the sy-enc50119 supports all of the leading operating systems, including: microsoft windows, apple osx, linux, and google chrome os Super speed usb3.0 5gbps connection transfer your files in a breeze. supports sata i/ii/iii(6gb/s), uasp and usb 3.0(5gb/s) Smart fan function with built-in thermal sensor support auto & manual mode with 3 level of fan speed

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