Manufacturer LACIE Thecus
Model 301539U N4100 Pro
Lowest Price $999.99 Compare LACIE 301539U prices $399.99 Compare Thecus N4100 Pro prices
Warranty 1 year limited 2 years limited


RJ45 Ports 2 x 10/100/1000M 2 x 10/100/1000M
USB Ports 3 x USB 2.0 (type A) 3 x USB2.0
eSATA Ports Yes Yes
Other Ports 1 x VGA 1 x VGA


Drive Bays 5 4
Hard Disk Interface 5 x SATA 4 x SATA
Hard Disk Size 2TB Diskless System
Rotational Speed 7200RPM 7200RPM


File sharing and iSCSI appliance; up to 10TB

Dual-Core 1.6Ghz Intel 64-bit Atom processor and Windows Storage Server 2008

RAID protection and data deduplication

AFP, Time Machine and Spotlight compatibility

An Enterprise Desktop Solution

The Best Components for Reliability

Data Sharing and iSCSI Target

World-Class Technical Support
System Information at a Glance
Equipped with a big, bright LCM module, the N4100PRO displays useful status messages such as IP address, date and time, and RAID status, making it easy for users to keep an eye on the condition of their N4100PRO. With the LCM module, N4100PRO users can even configure the unit in a dimly-lit living room for added convenience.

Flexible Secure Storage Options
The N4100PRO also improves on its predecessor by adding RAID 6 and RAID 10, providing users have even more options for data storage. What\'s more, the N4100PRO also supports RAID expansion, allowing users to add more storage to their RAID volumes as their needs arise. With the N4100PRO, users have the flexibility to store their data their way.

Superb Network Reliability
Being able to connect to your storage unit at all times is essential. That\'s why the N4100PRO comes with network bonding in fail over mode. With this feature, the N4100PRO can automatically switch to its second Gigabit Ethernet port should the first one fail for any reason. The result is a zero network downtime and increased reliability for N4100PRO users.

Enhanced Performance
Those familiar with Thecus products know of their extreme performance. For the N4100PRO, Thecus has raised the stakes by more than doubling the data transfer performance of its predecessor, delivering data transfer speeds of 35MB/sec! Equipped with the N4100PRO, media enthusiasts and SMBs don\'t have to wait around when accessing their data.

Form Factor

Dimensions 8.6" x 7.7" x 6.8" 11.2" x 10" x 6.7"
Weight 10.4 lbs. lbs 14.9 lbs. without disks lbs
Form Factor Desktop 4-Bay


Data Link Protocol
Network Interface Controller
DLNA Certified No No


Standards IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab IEEE 802.3ab
Supported Protocols File Server: SMB, FTP, HTTP, AFP, NFS
Other: DHCP, DNS, SMTP, Web, Print, Fax, Application server, Spotlight
Support Telnet, IPv6, iSCSI, IPP, iSNS, SNMP
Remote Network
Processor Intel Atom D510 (1.6GHz,Dual-Core) AMD Geode LX800 500 MHz
Memory 2GB DDR2-667 SODIMM 256MB DDR400 SDRAM
RAID RAID 0, RAID 1/5/5+Spare (hot-swappable) Independent Multi RAID volumes (Hot-swapping is not available in RAID 0.) RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, and JBOD
LEDs Power/ status LEDs OLED display Power(Blue)
System Busy (Orange)
HDD1 Power, Activity/Fail(Blue, Yellow/Red)
HDD2 Power, Activity/Fail(Blue, Yellow/Red)
HDD3 Power, A
Power Power Consumption (Watts): Average 17 W (with no USB devices connected)
Power Supply: AC 100-240V
Power Supply - Internal 200W power supply
Power Consumption - Standby mode: 62W; Full Loading: 84
Temperature 5°C - 35 °C 5°C - 40 °C
Humidity 20-80% Humidity (non-condensing) 0-80% RH non-condensing


Operating System Client OS Support:
Windows 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit/64-bit), Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later
Setup Wizard for MS Windows/MAC OSX
Backup Utility for Windows 2000/XP/2003Vista and MAC OSX
Management Native integration with Windows domains (Active Directory)
Remote desktop administration
Public/Private Shares with Quota management
Unlimited number of users
Web-based server management

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