ZR3MS-B31A : Next-Gen USB 3.2 Type-C RAID Storage with JBOD Extractor




The ZR3MS-B31A is a state-of-the-art USB 3.2 Type-C storage solution engineered for professionals who demand high-speed data transfer and versatile storage configurations. With an array of features like Dual-M.2 SATA SSD RAID, JBOD SSD Extractor, and compatibility with both PC and Mac, this device is the epitome of performance and flexibility.



1. High-Speed USB 3.2 Type-C Interface

 Up to 6Gbps Data Transfer Rate: Enjoy rapid data transfer speeds, perfect for 4K video editing, large file transfers, and other data-intensive tasks.
● Universal Compatibility: Designed for use with both PC and Mac, ensuring a wide range of device compatibility.


2. Flexible Storage Options

 M.2, SSD, and Hard Drive Compatibility: Choose the storage medium that fits your needs, whether it's M.2, SSD, or traditional hard drives.
 RAID 0, RAID 1, and JBOD Support: Customize your storage setup for speed (RAID 0), data redundancy (RAID 1), or flexible storage pooling (JBOD).
 Compatible Drives: M.2 SATA SSDs (2242, 2260, 2280), SSD, Hard Drives


3. Integrated JBOD In-line SSD drive Hot-swappable Extractor

● Individual Drive Access: Access each SATA SSD as an individual drive for greater data management flexibility.
 Hot-Swappable: Easily replace or upgrade your drives without powering down the device.


4. Advanced Features

 Scheduled RAID 1 Backup: On-demand RAID 1 backup options to prolong the lifespan of your drives.
 LCD Display and LED Indicators: Monitor RAID mode status and drive conditions in real-time with the integrated LCD display and LED indicators.
 STATUSGUARD GUI and S.M.A.R.T Monitoring: Utilize the STATUSGUARD GUI for advanced drive monitoring and S.M.A.R.T status (Windows only).


5. Robust Design and Cooling

 Low Noise Fan: Engineered with a low noise fan for quiet operation and fast heat dissipation.
 Rugged Aluminum Structure: Built with high-quality aluminum for durability and quick heat dissipation.
 Overheat Alarm Buzzer: Receive immediate alerts with the advanced overheat alarm buzzer.

* The scheduling RAID 1 backup function only supports Windows systems. 




The RAID 1 configuration option provides an extra layer of data security by mirroring data across two drives. Scheduled RAID 1 backups further enhance data protection.


1. Easy Management and Monitoring
An LCD display and LED indicators provide real-time updates on RAID status and drive conditions. For Windows users, the STATUSGUARD GUI and S.M.A.R.T monitoring offer advanced drive health insights.


2. Hot-Swappable Drives
The hot-swappable feature allows for easy replacement or upgrading of drives without needing to power down the device, minimizing downtime.


3. Efficient Cooling and Durability
A low-noise fan and rugged aluminum structure ensure that the device remains cool and operates quietly, even under heavy use. The advanced overheat alarm buzzer provides an extra layer of safety.


4. Simplified Data Management
The integrated JBOD In-line SSD Hot-swappable Extractor allows for individual drive access, offering greater flexibility in how you manage and organize your data.


5. User-Friendly Design
A touch button for easy toggling between RAID 0 and RAID 1 configurations simplifies operation, making it accessible even for users who are not tech-savvy.


6. Long-Term Reliability
The product comes with a 2-year limited warranty and lifetime technical support, ensuring that you get the most out of your investment.


These benefits make the ZR3MS-B31A an excellent choice for professionals in fields like video editing, data analysis, photography, and any other roles requiring high-speed, reliable, and flexible data storage solutions.



The ZR3MS-B31A USB 3.2 Type-C Storage with Dual-M.2 SATA SSD RAID and JBOD SSD Extractor is a versatile device that can be used in a variety of applications, owing to its high-speed data transfer, flexible storage options, and robust features. Here are some possible applications:


1. Video Production
Ideal for 4K and 8K video editing, where high-speed data transfer and large storage capacities are essential.


2. Data Backup and Archiving
Use the RAID 1 configuration for redundant data backup solutions, making it suitable for businesses that require high data integrity.


3. Professional Photography
Store and manage high-resolution photos, especially useful for photographers who work with RAW files.


4. Software Development

Use as a high-speed storage solution for code repositories, virtual machines, and other development tools.


5. Scientific Research
Store large datasets and run complex simulations that require high-speed data access.


6. Audio Production
Ideal for storing large audio files and projects, where quick read and write speeds are beneficial.


7. Gaming
Storing game libraries or use as an external drive to speed up game load times, thanks to its high-speed data transfer.


8. Content Creation
Store and manage large files such as graphics, videos, and other multimedia content for digital marketing or content creation.


9. Virtual Machine Storage
Run multiple operating systems or virtual environments directly from the device, benefiting from its high-speed data transfer.


10. Surveillance Systems
Use as a storage solution for high-definition surveillance footage, taking advantage of its large storage capacity and RAID 1 redundancy for data protection.


11. Financial and Business Analysis
Store large financial databases and run complex data models that require quick data retrieval.


12. Medical Imaging
Store and manage large medical imaging files like MRIs, CT scans, and X-rays.


13. Educational Institutions
Use in computer labs or libraries where multiple types of storage and high-speed data access are needed.


The ZR3MS-B31A's combination of speed, flexibility, and reliability makes it a suitable choice for these and many other applications.


Flexible Storage options


The ZR3MS-B31A offers an adaptable storage solution, seamlessly integrating with advanced M.2 drives when paired with the necessary M.2 SATA converter. In addition, the device is compatible with both Solid-State Drives (SSDs) and traditional Hard Disk Drives (HDDs), ensuring a versatile storage environment. By leveraging the M.2 SATA converter, the ZR3MS-B31A strikes a balance between cutting-edge performance and expansive storage capacity.



Multifunctional RAID Storage for PC & Mac


The ZR3MS-B31A is a robust, multifunctional hardware RAID storage system, equipped with RAID 0, RAID 1 and Scheduling RAID 1 Backup features. Designed with a durable aluminum structure, it incorporates removable, hot-swappable trays for user-friendly operation and drive protection. Offering a USB 3.2 Gen 2 interface with Type-C connections and transmission speeds up to 6Gbps, it's seamlessly compatible with both Mac and Windows PCs, delivering flexible, high-speed storage solutions.



Robust Support for SATA 6G


The ZR3MS-B31A provides comprehensive support for SATA 6G, with options for RAID 0, RAID 1 and Scheduling RAID 1 Backup configuration. This allows for enhanced data performance and redundancy, adding an extra layer of data protection.

The ZR3MS-B31A features a JBOD in-line SSD extractor

The ZR3MS-B31A features a JBOD (Just a Bunch of Disks) in-line SSD (Solid State Drive) extractor. This allows you to independently interface with multiple SSDs at once, without needing to configure them into a complex RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) system. In this manner, each drive operates as a separate entity, providing you with the flexibility of data management and simplified drive extraction. This feature is highly beneficial for those seeking ease and speed of data accessibility and storage.

High-Speed Connections

With USB 3.2 Gen2 compatibility and Type-C connection, the ZR3MS-B31A provides transmission speeds up to 6Gbps. This means you can transfer large files quickly and efficiently, saving you valuable time.

Convenience at Its Best

Enjoy the convenience of hot-swapping and plug-and-play features. Whether you need to replace drives or add new ones, the process is quick, easy, and doesn't require a system reboot.


Effortless RAID Configuration Monitoring

The ZR3MS-B31A comes with an advanced LCD Status Screen for effortless RAID configuration management. This clear, user-friendly display provides real-time information about your RAID setup and drive status, simplifying system monitoring and potential issue identification. With its combination of functionality and sophistication, the LCD Status Screen makes storage management as intuitive as it gets.

Enhanced Drive health Monitoring


Integrated LED indicators simplify the monitoring process, allowing you to easily check the status of your drives at a glance. Plus, with STATUSGUARD GUI and drive S.M.A.R.T monitoring (available for Windows only), you can stay ahead of potential issues and maintain optimal drive health.

Protection with Advanced Features

The ZR3MS-B31A takes protection to a new level with an advanced overheat alarm buzzer. This feature alerts you in the event of excessive heat, preventing potential damage and giving you peace of mind.


Low noise fan design with fast heat dissipation


The new ZR3MS-B31A has a built-in low-noise fan, to allow the device to quickly dissipate heat without affecting the transmission performance.



Designed for Durability and Performance

Featuring a rugged aluminum structure, the ZR3MS-B31A is not only built to last, but also excels in efficient heat dissipation. Its low noise fan design ensures your device remains cool, even during peak operation times.


Rugged Aluminum Chassis Design


ZR3MS-B31A's solid chassis is made by a thickness aluminum-alloy plate which can withstand greater impact than ordinary aluminum shell products, and it can really protect your hard disk and cope with various usage conditions. And its aluminum housing really help efficient heat dissipation for your long time use.

Performance test result for reference. The test result will vary depend on the test environment.


This product is capable of achieving data transfer speeds of up to 10 Gbps when operated on a PC running the Windows operating system. However, it should be noted that the performance is reduced to 5 Gbps when used with systems powered by the current Apple M1 or M2 processors.


Product View



Model No ZR3MS-B31A
Interfaces USB 3.2 Gen 2 ( up to 6 Gbps ) 
Compatible with all USB 3.2 Gen 1,2/USB 2.0 specifications
Compatible Drive
1. 2 x M.2 SATA Converter >> For 2 x M.2 SATA SSD (2242/2260/2280) 
2. 2.5" drive tray adapter >> For 1 x 2.5" HDD/SSD
Storage Mode RAID 1 / RAID 0 / Backup on demand
GUI software only supports Windows system.
Operating System 
Windows 7 or above, OS X 10.10 or above, Linux OS
Cooling System 6 cm Low noise fan
Electrical and 
* Line voltage: 100-240V AC
* Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz, single phase
* Maximum continuous power: 60W
* Operating temperature: 32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C)
* Storage temperature: -4° to 116° F (-20° to 47° C)
* Relative humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing
Size and Weight 122 mm (W) x 102 mm (H) x 205mm (D)  
Product Code ZR3MS-B31A
Package Accessories * ZR3MS-B31A x 1 
(with removable 2 x M.2 SATA Converter + 1 x 2.5" Drive Tray Adapter)

* USB 3.2 Gen 2 (Type-C to Type-A) Cable x 1
* Power Cord x1
* Accessory Kit 
* Quick Installation Guide x1


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