• EOL (End-of-life) call for replacement
  • Disk Supported SATA 3/6Gbps
  • Backplane designed for five removable SATA drive trays
  • RAID levels supported 0, 1, 0+1, 3, 5, Large & Clone
  • High quality aluminum material construction provides best ventilation
  • Individual key lock of each HDD tray for physical security
  • Environmental Monitoring with Power/FAN/TEMP LEDs and mutable buzzer alarm

NR170S Multi-Disk SATA Raid Enclosure Internal Product Description

The NR170S is an internal high density multi-disk SATA Raid module that supports up to 5 multiple 3.5” SATA 3/6Gbps hard drives for only occupying 3 standard 5.25” space. With built-in most reliable hardware RAID processor, NR170S provides variety of RAID level selections, high transmission rate, and simple setup that fits into existing IT infrastructure, cost effective for solution to add RAID storage to PCs, servers, or workstations.

Host Interface SATA II 3Gb/s (SATA III 6Gb/s Compliant)
HDD Interface SATA II/III (3/6Gbps)
Data Transfer Rate SATAII 3 Gbps
RAID Levels Raid 0, 1, 0+1, 3, 5, Large & Clone
LED Display for HDD White – Power on indicator
Blue – HDD Ready
Flash Blue – HDD Access
Flash Pink – HDD Rebuilding
LED Display for Environmental Monitoring POWER on LED – white
FAN normal – green; fail – Red (too slow rpm or stop)
TEMP normal – green; Over 50°C – Red
Alarm Buzzer Beeping if fan fail (too slow or stop) or over temperature (over 50°C) occurs
Material Aluminum Housing & Sturdy Metal Body Inside
Dimension Including Fan: 22(D) x14.6(W) x12.6(H) cm
Excluding Fan: 19.3(D) x 14.6(W) x12.6(H) cm
Power Connector 2
Cooling One 8 x 8 x 2.5 cm Cooling Fan
O.S. support No Driver Request
GUI support Windows(Available), Mac OS/ Linux (Q4, 2010)


Superior Management
Featuring a user friendly GUI (Graphical User Interface), the NR170S can be configured and monitored by In-Band bus from a direct-attached host server/workstation or be set up and monitored remotely through the IP Address of a direct-attached Server/Workstation. Moreover, the event notification of RAID malfunction, overheated temperature or fan failure can be notified via email.


System Note
1. Operating systems that allow disk volume larger than 2 Terabytes (2048 Gigabytes) include:

    • Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008
    • Mac OS 10.4/10.5 or higher
    • Linux 2.6.23 or higher

2. If you want to use multiple RAID volumes, your system should meet either of the following requirements:

    • The motherboard’s SATA port should support Port Multiplier function.
    • The system should have an internal SATA card with Port Multiplier function

Enclosure x 1
HDD Tray x 5
Manual/GUI CD x 1
Hard Disk Drive mounting screw x 20
Key for HDD tray x 2
SATA cable x 1