Top 9 External Raid Controller – Computers & Accessories

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

1. Dell


DELL 7RJDT Dell 6Gbps Non-RAID SAS / Serial Attached SCSI HBA External Cont

Dell #ad - Sas interface transfer rate: t10 SAS 2. 0 compliance with 6 Gbps throughput. Sas connector type port: 2 x4 external mini sas sff-8088. Supports up to 16 saS or SATA HDD. Slot type: pci express x8 also supports x4 and x16 slots. It also supports select Tape Drives. Support for dell-supported external sas tape devices including LT03 060, LT04, and LT05 tape drives and RAID Bunch of Disks RBOD. Support for full hardware Transport Layer Retry TLR, to improve maximum tape throughput. The h200e comes equipped with standard PCI bracket.
BrandDell #ad
ManufacturerDell Computers #ad

2. Ableconn


1, Ableconn PEX-SA115 2-Port SATA 6G PCI Express Host Adapter Card, Support Hardware RAID 0, AHCI 6Gbps SATA III PCIe 2.0 Controller Card Marvell 88SE9128 Chipset

Ableconn #ad - High quality. Built with marvell 88se9128. Support port multiplier FIS-based and Command-based switching. Supports hardware RAID 0 and 1 modes. Made in Taiwan. No driver installation is required on windows 10/8/7/Vista, Linux, Server 2012/2008, Mac OS X 10. X and later. Supports sata iii transfer speeds up to 6. 0gbps; backward compatible with SATA I/II at 1. 5/3. 0gbps. Fully RoHS compliant.
BrandAbleconn #ad
ManufacturerAbleconn #ad
Height0.7 Inches
Length2.7 Inches
Weight0.08 Pounds
Width2.3 Inches
Part NumberPEX-SA115

3. High Point


High Point RocketRAID 640L Internal 4 SATA Port PCI-Express 2.0 x4 SATA 6Gb/s RAID Controller -Lite Version

High Point #ad - Raid level 0, 1, 5, 10 and JBOD. Bios boot to raid with point-to-point connectivity or through port Multiplier. Pci express 2. 0 x4. Multiple RAID support. Support raid 0, 5, 10, 1, JBOD. Oce/orlm online capacity expansion/online RAID level Migration. Quick, background or foreground initialization. Driver support for microsoft Windows 7, 2008, Vista, and Linux distributions. Hot-swap and Hot-Plug. 4x sata 6gb/s Ports. Supports up to 4 sata 6gb/s and 3Gb/s HDD/SSD.
BrandHigh Point #ad
ManufacturerHighPoint #ad
Height3.12 Inches
Length0.5 Inches
Weight0.5 Pounds
Width2.56 Inches
Part NumberRR640L
ModelRocketRAID 640L
Warranty3 years warranty

4. 10Gtek


Compatible for SAS 9300-8E, Broadcom's SAS 3008, 12G External PCI-E SAS/SATA HBA Controller Card

10Gtek #ad - 12g external pci-e sas/sata hBA Controller Card. 2x mini sas sff-8644 Ports. Broadcom's sAS 3008. Pcie 3. 0, x8 lane.
Brand10Gtek #ad
Manufacturer10Gtek #ad

5. StarTech


PCIe SATA 3 Controller Adapter PEXSAT34RH, 4 Port PCI Express 2.0 SATA III 6Gbps RAID Controller Card with HyperDuo SSD Tiering

StarTech #ad - Pci express 20 sata controller with HyperDuo SSD Tiering. 4 port pci express satA III 6Gb. Add 4 internal sata iii 6gbps ports to a computer through a PCI Express x2 slot. Pci express sata rAID Card. Pcie sata 6g.
BrandStarTech #ad
ManufacturerSTARTECH.COM #ad
Height1.18 Inches
Length6.89 Inches
Weight0.32 Pounds
Width5.71 Inches
Part NumberPEXSAT34RH
Warranty2 year warranty

6. High Point


High Point RocketRAID 3742A 8 X Internal & 8 X External Channels 12GB/S PCIe 3.0 X8 SAS/SATA RAID Controller

High Point #ad - 8x internal & 8x external sas 12 gb/s/ SATA 6 Gb/s ports - up to 16 drives. Pcie 3. 0 x8 host interface. Low-profile form factor. Raid 0, 1, 5, 50, 10, 6, and JBOD.2x sff-8643 & 2x sff-8644 mini-sas ports.
BrandHigh Point #ad
ManufacturerHighPoint #ad
Height2.68 Inches
Length5.97 Inches
Weight0.45 Pounds
Width0.06 Inches
Part NumberRR3742A
Warranty1 year

7. SupaHub


SupaHub 8 Ports PCIe SATA Card, Boot as System Disk, Includes 8 SATA Cables and 2 SATA Power Splitter Cables, PCIe x1 Non Raid Controller Card for SATA III 6G Hard Drives

SupaHub #ad - Due to the marvell 88se9215 chip, the stability and compatibility of this PCIe SATA card has been greatly improved. Package includes 1 x pcie x1 to 8 sata 3.

0 ports controller card, 1x low profile bracket, 2x SATA power splitter cable, 8x SATA cables, 1x CD driver. With this pcie sata card, you are able to expand 8 sata iii 6Gb/s ssd or optical drives for your desktop. Your system could be boot from this sata card but with Non RAID. Compatible with windows xp / nas / mac / 10 / 8 / 7 / Linux OS. In particular, 8 large capacity storage devices can be connected at the same time. You are able to make a raid with this SATA card if your motherboard has RAID function.
BrandSupaHub #ad
ManufacturerSupaHub #ad

8. LSI


L3-01123-04C, Genuine OEM LSI Dual SFF-8088 8 Port Mini SAS PCIe External Raid Controller Card Compatible Part Numbers: SAS3801E, 500605B, 0-00B9-0100 Renewed

LSI #ad - Supports all major operating systems, flexible sas/sata array architecture optimizes cost, 8 external high-speed SAS ports for maximum mass-storage connectivity, 3 gb/s per port delivers 2400 mb/s to external enclosures, SAS/SATA interconnect proven through the LSI robust serial technology.

3 gb/s per port, 8-lane, 2 x4 external sff-8088 mini-sas connectors, 2.55 gb/s pci express, MD-2 small form-factor design. Connects to sas and sata hdds and tape drives, fusion-mpt architecture provides more than 140, Allows more than 122 total end-point devices, 000 I/Os per second. Compatible part numbers: sas3801e, l3-01123-04c, 500605B, 0-00B9-0100.
BrandLSI #ad
ManufacturerLSI #ad
Part Number4328456108-cr
Warranty90 days limited warranty

9. LSI Logic


LSI Logic SAS9260-8I SGL Raid 8PORT Int 6GB SAS/sata Pcie 2.0 512MB

LSI Logic #ad - Lsi logic megaraid 9260-8i 8-port sas raid controller - 512mb ddr2 sdram - Pci Express X8 - 300mbps - 2 X Sff-8087 - Mini-sas - Rohs Compliance.
BrandLSI Logic #ad
ManufacturerLSI LOGIC #ad
Height6 Inches
Length10.5 Inches
Weight0.4 Pounds
Width1.75 Inches
Part NumberLSI00198