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8port Ex 6g Sas H/W RAID PCIe 2x Sff-8088 PCIe Hba / Mfr. No.: Rr4522

8port Ex 6g Sas H/W RAID PCIe 2x Sff-8088 PCIe Hba / Mfr. No.: Rr4522
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Item Number: hig-rr4522
Vendor Number: RR4522
Vendor: Highpoint Technologies
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HighPoint RocketRAID 4500 HBA's were designed for professional Mac/PC workstation environments and deliver the stability and sustained performance required by 3D or 4K Media Applications. These PCIe x8 2.0, 6Gb/SAS/SATA 8-Channel RAID HBA's support hardware RAID 0/1/5/6/10/50/JBOD configurations. LTO tape support is available for Mac OS X 10.9.2/10.8/10.6.8 and later.

General Information

ManufacturerHighPoint Technologies, Inc
Manufacturer Part NumberRR4522
Manufacturer Website Address
Product LineRocketRAID
Product Series4500
Product NameRocketRAID 4522 SAS Controller
Package TypeRetail
Product TypeSAS Controller

Technical Information

Host InterfacePCI Express 2.0 x8
Controller TypeSerial ATA/600
RAID SupportedYes
Data Backup TypeBattery Backup


Total Number of SAS Ports2
Number of SAS Ports (External)2
SAS Connector Details2 SFF-8088

Physical Characteristics

Form FactorPlug-in Card
Card HeightLow-profile
Weight (Approximate)1.05 lb


Package Contents
  • RocketRAID 4522 SAS Controller
  • Low Profile Bracket
  • Software CD
  • Quick Installation Guide
Platform SupportedPC
Additional Information
  • Host Interface: PCIe 2.0 x8
  • Data Transfer Rate: Up to 6Gb/s per channel
  • Device Ports: Dual External Mini-SAS ports (SFF-8088)
  • Devices Interface: Mini-SAS, eSATA (Port Multiplier) (cables sold separately)
  • No. of Disk(s): Directly supports up to 8 SAS/SATA HDD/SSD, up to 20 via SATA Port Multiplier, up to 128 via SAS Expander
  • RAID Levels: Integrated Hardware RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50 & JBOD
  • Backwards Compatibility: backward compatible with single disks/RAID array created with HighPoint RAID HBA
  • Dual-Storage Modes: LTO Tape and RAID Arrays
  • System Support: Mac and PC Systems with PCIe support
  • O.S. Support: Mac OS X 10.8.6 or greater and Windows 7 and 8. LTO Tape support requires OS X 10.9.x or later.
  • RAID Suite: User friendly Browser-based Management Interface
  • Product Support: US based Phone/Skype support (Monday-Friday 9am-6pm PST, except public holiday)
  • Monitoring and Management Support: SMTP, SGPIO, SES2, LED Status, Event Log
Green CompliantYes
Green Compliance Certificate/AuthorityRoHS
Country of OriginChina


Limited Warranty3 Year
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