The Speed You Need to Keep Working.
ThunderBay 4 with Thunderbolt 2 delivers ultra-high-capacity storage and power without limitations, enabling you to meet the demands of the most complex project. Quickly transform your work into results. Whatever your workflow needs, the ThunderBay 4 can take your storage capacity, performance, and data security to a whole new level.
THE PHENOMENAL SPEED OF THUNDERBOLT 2
Designed for workflows in content creation, ThunderBay 4 delivers sustained performance up to 858MB/s with the flexibility to support multiple streams of 4K video. With Thunderbolt 2 technology, ThunderBay 4 also supports daisy chains of additional Thunderbolt devices and displays.
TRUSTED BY THE PROS OF CRUNCH TIME
"I really like using the ThunderBay 4 because [it has] really fast drives and I’m getting about 400—500MB/s. They have the SoftRAID which…gave me the options to be able to recover in case the absolute worst happens."
4 BAYS & UP TO 48TB
ThunderBay 4 is built to deliver enormous capacity, and supports flexible RAID configurations to perfectly match your performance needs. With the potential for up to 48TB of production-grade storage, ThunderBay 4 delivers the capacity and speed you need for demanding creative workflows.
COOL, QUIET, AND ALWAYS RELIABLE
A quiet workspace and dependable storage is essential to your productivity. ThunderBay 4 features a rugged aluminum enclosure, an oversized, temperature-regulated fan, and an integrated power supply to keep your drives running reliably quiet, and cool. ThunderBay 4 undergoes rigorous testing and multi-hour drive burn-in, delivering production-class dependability out of the box.
CONNECT TO THUNDERBOLT 3 SYSTEMS WITH EASE
The OWC ThunderBay 4 harnesses the power of Thunderbolt which provides upwards compatibility with Thunderbolt 3 (at Thunderbolt 2 speeds). Whichever interface your workflow demands, it’s easy to integrate OWC ThunderBay 4’s massive capacity and performance capabilities. Add a Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) to Thunderbolt 2 Adapter and you’re all set.
SOFTRAID: CONVENTIONAL WISDOM TURNED ON ITS HEAD
It’s often thought that hardware RAID is better than software RAID, but we’ve proven that not to be true. We've combined the performance and capacity of the ThunderBay 4 with our robust SoftRAID engine. Experience breathtaking performance, multi-enclosure capability, advanced drive monitoring, e-notifications and downloadable updates. Once you do, you'll see how hardware RAID doesn't even come close.