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ManufacturerAdaptecLSIBroadcom Broadcom
Part Number3102-8iLSI0041705-50077-0105-50077-00
Product TypeSAS RAID ControllerSAS RAID ControllerSAS RAID ControllerSAS RAID Controller
Data Transfer Rate12Gb/s SAS12Gb/s SAS12Gb/s SAS12Gb/s SAS
Internal Ports8 Ports8 Ports8 Ports16 Ports
External Ports0 Ports0 Ports
Host InterfacePCI Express 3.0 x8PCI Express 3.0 x8PCI Express 4.0 x8PCI Express 4.0 x8
I/O ProcessorLSI SAS3108 (ROC)SAS3908 SAS3916
Product SeriesMegaRAID 9361MegaRAID 9560-8iMegaRAID 9560-16i
Data Transfer Rate12Gb/s12Gb/s12Gb/s SAS and 16GT/s PCIe Gen4 (NVMe)12Gb/s SAS and 16GT/s PCIe Gen4 (NVMe)
RAID Levels0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60, 1 ADM, and10 ADM0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 600, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 600, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 60
Max Devices128SAS/SATA: 240, NVMe: 24SAS/SATA: 240, NVMe: 24
Max Drives Per Group32
Battery Backup Support
Cache ProtectionOptional CacheVault Flash Module (LSICVM02)CacheVault CVPM05CacheVault CVPM05
Internal Connectors2x Mini-SAS SFF-86432x Mini-SAS SFF-86431 x8 SFF-8654 (SlimSAS)2 x8 SFF-8654 (SlimSAS)
External ConnectorsNone
Included Parts
Bracket HeightLow ProfileLow Profile and Full Height
Dimensions6.6" x 2.535"6.6" x 2.536"6.127” x 2.712”6.127” x 2.712”