Pegasus2 Series

Safe and fast are no longer mutually exclusive

The world’s first and fastest Thunderbolt™ 2 hardware RAID storage solution offers the creative enthusiast or professional portable RAID storage for rich media, post-production, or large file size graphics. It’s perfect for offsite shoots, remote studios or small workgroups.

When speed matters

Showcasing Intel’s revolutionary Thunderbolt™ 2 connectivity, the Pegasus2 boasts a staggering 20 Gb/s speed - more than enough to effortlessly handle and accelerate any 3D or 4K (Ultra-HD) workflow environment.

The perfect partner for the Mac Pro

When you combine the innovation of the new Mac Pro with Thunderbolt™ 2 and the capacity and performance of the industry’s fastest storage solution, Pegasus2 – amazing things happen. Easily expand the Mac Pro’s flash storage capacity by daisy-chaining multiple Pegasus2 systems to achieve massive amounts of additional storage space!

Windows compatible

Pegasus works with Window environments, too. For example, you could build an amazing system with Promise Windows compatible Thunderbolt™ 2 solutions and HP Z Workstations for exceptionally fast connectivity, enabling users to push the limits of their creativity.

Master 4K – edit, store or stream!

Experience the ability to seamlessly edit and stream 4K (Ultra HD) content, while backing up those files at the same time! Thanks to the world’s fastest connectivity speed (20 Gb/s - double the speed of the previous generation), Thunderbolt™ 2 perfectly supports bandwidth-hogging 4K workflows.

Unleash your creativity

Being away from the studio for a shoot doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice the RAID protection or speeds of your SAN storage. You can take this compact, portable package almost anywhere. This makes it ideal for filmmakers, photographers, graphic designers and other multimedia professionals.

New Pegasus2 R2+

Pegasus2 R2+ is a Thunderbolt 2 hardware RAID 0/1 storage solution with USB 3.0 that includes two hot-swappable hard disk drives and a versatile media bay, which offers users a choice of four interchangeable pods for convenient media exchange - a CF/SD Reader, SSD Reader, 1TB HDD Pod and the new CFast 2.0 Reader Pod.The CFast 2.0 Reader Pod provides a simple, convenient way to quickly transfer 4K content from the new generation of high-end cameras via CFast 2.0 media, and is capable of supporting speeds up to 500 MB/s. Plus, each pod comes with USB 3.0 Micro-B for independent access, providing the ability interchange the Pod away from the editing suite.

Note that the USB 3.0 connection and Thunderbolt connection CANNOT be used at the same time.
A drive or connected device in the Media Bay is not detected when using the USB 3.0 connection.

Please read the Pegasus2 R2+ Product Manual for more information.

Models

  • Features
    • Affordable Thunderbolt™ 2 storage for consumers and prosumers with media bay and Pods for convenient data exchange
    • Pod Options: HDD Pod, SSD Reader Pod, CF/SD Reader Pod.
    • Thunderbolt™ 2 and USB 3.0 interface
    • Each Pod also has USB 3.0 for independent use
    • 6TB on 2 hot-swappable LFF HDDs configurable as RAID 0/1
  • Specifications

    Specifications

    Form Factor
    Desktop 2-Bay Enclosure plus Media Bay
    Thunderbolt Technology Ports
    2x Thunderbolt™ 2 ports (20 Gbps)
    1x USB 3.0 Type-B port (5GBps)*
    Pods
    HDD Pod
    SSD Reader Pod
    CF/SD Reader Pod
    Cables
    R2+ Unit – 1x Thunderbolt™ 2 cable, 1x USB 3.0 Type A to Type B cable
    Pods – 1x USB 3.0 Type-A to micro-B
    RAID Levels
    Hardware RAID 0/1
    Compatibility
    6TB (2 x 3TB)
    7200 RPM
    Dimensions
    Height: 5.3 in / 13.48 cm
    Width: 7.3 in / 18.5 cm
    Length: 9.8 in / 24.95 cm
    Weight
    13.41 lb / 6.1 kg
    Supported Operating Systems
    OS X 10.8.5 or higher, Windows
    Warranty
    2-year warranty
    *Note that the USB 3.0 connection and Thunderbolt connection CANNOT be used at the same time. A drive or connected device in the Media Bay is not detected when using the USB 3.0 connection.
    Please read the Pegasus2 R2+ Product Manual for more information.
  • Resources

    NEWS

    PROMISE Technology Showcases End-to-End Rich Media Workflow Storage Solution at Inter BEE 2015

    November 18, 2015

    New Solutions Supporting Broadcasters And Video Professionals To Work More Efficiently And Easily

    PROMISE Technology Debuts New CFast 2.0 Reader Pod for Pegasus2 R2+

    September 11, 2015

    New Pod Supports Speeds Up to 500 MB/s, Perfect for Creative Professionals Needing to Easily and Rapidly Transfer High Resolution Content

    Drivers / Utilities / Firmware

    Documents

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