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Simplify and consolidate your data with cost-effective and scalable PowerVault MD series arrays

PowerVault MD32x0i

PowerVault MD3200i iSCSI SAN Storage Array

Consolidate data storage with PowerVault™ MD3 1 gigabyte array series, designed for high availability and affordable expansion across Ethernet networks.

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PowerVault MD36x0

PowerVault MD3 SAS Series

Affordable PowerVault MD3 array series designed for maximum performance and capacity.

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PowerVault MD36x0f

PowerVault MD3 Fibre Channel Series

Add high-throughput, highly efficient Fibre Channel storage to your data center, including the latest 16Gb Fibre Channel technology.

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PowerVault MD36x0i

MD3 10Gb iSCSI Arrays

Consolidate and manage data over your network with simple, affordable and reliable enterprise-level 10GbE iSCSI technology.

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GREAT FOR

Integrating high-capacity Ethernet storage into existing rack enclosures while simplifying data management, protection and recovery.

Entry-level to medium businesses who need affordable, powerful storage consolidation.

Data centers that require Fibre Channel throughput and easy scalability along with streamlined data management, protection and recovery.

Large and mid-sized data centers that require 10GbE throughput and easy scalability along with streamlined data management, protection and recovery.

Management

2nd generation multi-protocol Modular Disk Storage Manager, Java based user interface
Multi-path graphical software provides failover management of redundant data paths between the server and storage array

MD3200i and MD3220i Standard Features:
Dynamic Disk Pools*- Optional configuration to RAID disk management
VAAI support- Available for customers using VMware vStorage APIs for Array Integration,
vCenter Plugin- Available for customers using VMware vSphere
VASA- vStorage API for Storage Awareness, available for use in conjunction with the vCenter Plugin
SRA-Sight Recover Manager, available for use with vCenter Plugin
ALUA-Active Active LUN Access
Supports Self Encrypting Drives (SED) that provide an additional level of data protection
Thin Provisioning- Allocate and consume physical storage capacity as needed
Try and Buy licensing- 90 day trial license of premium feature software

MD3260i Standard Features
Same features as MD3200i
High Performance Tiering-increases array IO performance
SSD Cache-accelerates application performance by utilizing SSD drives as extended controller read cache

Optional Premium Features
Snapshots: Up to 128 snapshots per virtual disk and 512 per system
Snapshots Plus Virtual Disk Copy: Up to 512 simultaneous virtual disk copies
High Performance Tier (HPT)firmware upgrade increases array IO performance*
Additional Hard Drives - capacity up to 180* or 192* hard drives
Remote Replication - providing business continuity and disaster recovery
SSD Cache: accelerates application performance by utilizing SSD drives as extended controller read cache*
2nd generation multi-protocol Modular Disk Storage Manager, Java based user interface

Multi-path graphical software provides failover management of redundant data paths between the server and storage array


MD3400/MD3420/MD3200/MD3220 Standard Features:
DDP*: Optional configuration to RAID disk management
VAAI support: Available for customers using VMware vStorage APIs for Array Integration,
vCenter Plug-in: Available for customers using VMware vSphere
VASA: vStorage API for Storage Awareness, available for use in conjunction with the vCenter Plug-in
SRA: Sight Recover Manager, available for use with vCenter Plugin
ALUA: Active-Active LUN Access
Supports Self-encrypting Drives (SED): Provide an additional level of data protection
Thin Provisioning: Allocate and consume physical storage capacity as needed
Try and Buy licensing: 90-day trial license of premium feature software

MD3260/MD3460 Standard Features

Same features as MD3200/MD3400

High Performance Tier: Increases array I/O performance
SSD Cache: Accelerates application performance by utilizing SSD drives as extended controller read cache

Optional Premium Features 
Snapshots: Up to 128 snapshots per virtual disk and 512 per system
Snapshots Plus Virtual Disk Copy: Up to 512 simultaneous virtual disk copies
High Performance Tier (HPT)firmware upgrade increases array I/O performance*
Additional Hard Drives - capacity up to 180* or 192* hard drives
SSD Cache: accelerates application performance by utilizing SSD drives as extended controller read cache*
Array Management
2nd generation multi-protocol Modular Disk Storage Manager, Java based user interface
Multi-path graphical software provides failover management of redundant data paths between the server and storage array.

MD3800f, MD3820f, MD3600f and MD3620f Standard Features
2GB, 4GB or 8GB cache per controller
Dynamic Disk Pools (DDP)*: Optional configuration to RAID disk management
VAAI support: Available for customers using VMware vStorage APIs for Array Integration
vCenter Plug-in: Available for customers using Vmware vSphere
VASA: vStorage API for Storage Awareness, available for use in conjunction with the vCenter Plug-in
SRA: Sight Recover Manager, available for use with vCenter Plug-in
ALUA-: Active-Active LUN Access
Self-encrypting drive (SED) support: Provides an additional level of data protection
Thin Provisioning: Allocate and consume physical storage capacity as needed
Try and Buy licensing: 90-day trial license of premium feature software

MD3860f and MD3660f Standard Features
SAME features as MD3800f/MD3600f plus:
High Performance Tiering (HPT): Increases array I/O performance
SSD Cache: Accelerates application performance by utilizing SSD drives as extended controller read cache

Optional Premium Features
Snapshots: Up to 128 snapshots per virtual disk and 512 per system
Snapshots Plus Virtual Disk Copy: Up to 512 simultaneous virtual disk copies
HPT firmware upgrade: Increases array I/O performance*
Additional Hard Drives: Capacity up to 180* or 192* hard drives
Remote Replication: Provides business continuity and disaster recovery
SSD Cache: Accelerates application performance by utilizing SSD drives as extended controller read cache*
2nd generation multi-protocol Modular Disk Storage Manager, Java based user interface
Multi-path graphical software provides failover management of redundant data paths between the server and storage array

MD3800i, MD3820i, MD3600i and MD3620i Standard Features
Dynamic Disk Pools (DDP):* Optional configuration to RAID disk management
VAAI support: Available for customers using VMware vStorage APIs for Array Integration,
vCenter Plug-in: Available for customers using VMware vSphere
VASA: vStorage API for Storage Awareness, available for use in conjunction with the vCenter Plugin
SRA: Sight Recover Manager, available for use with vCenter Plugin
ALUA: Active-Active LUN Access
Self Encrypting Drives (SED): Provide an additional level of data protection
Thin Provisioning: Allocate and consume physical storage capacity as needed
Try and Buy licensing: 90-day trial license of premium feature software

MD3660i and MD3860i Standard Features
Same features as MD3600i/MD3800i
High Performance Tiering: Increases array I/O performance
SSD Cache: Accelerates application performance by utilizing SSD drives as extended controller read cache

Optional Premium Features
Snapshots: Up to 128 snapshots per virtual disk and 512 per system
Snapshots Plus Virtual Disk Copy: Up to 512 simultaneous virtual disk copies
HPT firmware upgrade increases array IO performance*
Additional Hard Drives: Capacity up to 180* or 192* hard drives
Remote Replication: Provides business continuity and disaster recovery
SSD Cache: Accelerates application performance by utilizing SSD drives as extended controller read cache*

Power

Wattage-MD3200i and MD3220i support DC power supply
MD3200i/MD3220i: AC - 600 W peak output; DC – 700 W
MD3260i: AC - 1755 W

Heat Dissipation (max)
MD3200i/MD3220i: 2047 BTU/hr
MD3260i: 5988 BTU/hr

Voltage
MD3200i/MD3220i: 100 to 240 VAC ; 48V DC
MD3260i: 220V AC, auto ranging, 50 Hz/60Hz
Wattage

MD3200/MD3220/MD3400/MD3420: AC - 600W peak output; DC – 700W (2U arrays support DC power supplies)
MD3260/MD3460: AC - 1755W (dense arrays do not support DC power supplies)

Heat Dissipation (max)

MD3200/MD3220/MD3400/MD3420: 2047 BTU/hr
MD3260/MD3460: 5988 BTU/hr

Voltage
MD3200/MD3220/MD3400/MD3420: 100 to 240V AC ;48V DC
MD3260/MD3460: 220V AC, auto ranging, 50Hz/60Hz

Battery
MD3400/MD3420/MD3460: 6.0 DC, 100 mAh, 7.26 W Lithium Ion Battery

Frequency range
50/60Hz
Wattage
MD3800f/MD3820f/MD3600f/MD3620f support DC power supply
MD3800f/MD3820f/MD3600f/MD3620f: AC - 600W peak output; DC – 700W
MD3860f/MD3660f: AC - 1755W

Maximum Heat Dissipation
MD3800f/MD3820f/MD3600f/MD3620f: 2047 BTU/hr
MD3860f/MD3660f: 5988 BTU/hr

Voltage
MD3600f/MD3620f: 100 to 240 VAC ; 48V DC
MD3860f/MD3660f: 220V AC, auto ranging, 50 Hz/60Hz

Frequency Range
50/60Hz

Temperature
Operating: 10° to 35°C (50° to 95°F) with a maximum temperature gradation of 10°C per hour
MD3800f/MD3820f/MD3600f/MD3620f support Fresh Air cooling, up to 35°C

Relative humidity
Operating: 20% to 80% (non-condensing) with a maximum humidity gradation of 10% per hour

Altitude
MD3800f/MD3820f/MD3600f/MD3620f 
Operating: -16 to 3048 m (-50 to 10,000 ft)
Note: For altitudes above 2950 feet, the maximum operating temperature is de-rated 1°F/550 ft.

MD3860f/MD3660f

Operating: –30.5 m to 3000 m (–100 ft to 9,840 ft)
NOTE: For altitudes above 2950 ft, the maximum operating temperature is derated 1.8°F/1000 ft.
Wattage – MD3800i, MD3820i, MD3600i and MD3620i support DC power supply
MD3800i/MD3820i/MD3600i/MD3620i: AC - 600W peak output; DC 700W
MD3860i/MD3660i: AC - 1755W

Maximum Heat Dissipation
MD3800i/MD3820i/MD3600i/MD3620i: 2047 BTU/hr
MD3860i/MD3660i: 5988 BTU/hr

Voltage
MD3800i/MD3820i/MD3600i/MD3620i: 100V to 240V AC; 48V DC
MD3860i/MD3660i: 220V AC, auto ranging, 50Hz/60Hz

Frequency Range
50/60 Hz

Connectivity

Hot Swappable controllers
Eight 1 Gb Ethernet ports (4 per controller)

Single Controller Models (MD3200i and MD3220i)
Supports up to 32 servers when configured with 1Gigabyte iSCSI. Available with 2GB cache controllers.

Dual Controller Models (MD3220i, MD3220i, and MD3260i)
Supports up to 32 servers when configured with 1Gigabyte iSCSI. Available with option of 2GB or 4GB cache controllers.

MD3060e Contains two hot-swappable enclosure management modules (EMMs)

Controller features
Each controller contains 2GB or 4GB of battery-backed cache
Dual controllers operate in an active-active environment mirroring each other’s cache
Cache protection is provided via flash memory for permanent data protection
Dynamic Disk Pools* (DDP) eliminates the need for complex RAID management while optimizing data protection, and can be used with existing RAID configurations

Dual controllers required for the MD3260 dense array

4GB cache controller option is only available in dual controller configuration
Hot-swappable controllers
MD34x0 and MD38x0x controllers are not compatible with the older generation arrays (MD32x0x and MD36x0x).

Single controller models:
MD3200/MD3220:
Directly connect up to two high-availability (HA)-configured servers or eight non-HA-configured servers to a single MD3200 or MD3220 storage system. Available with 2GB cache controllers.
MD3400/MD3420: Directly connect up to two high-availability (HA)-configured servers or eight non-HA-configured servers to a single MD3200 or MD3220 storage system. Available with 4GB cache controllers.

Dual controller models: MD3400/MD3420/MD3460/MD3200/MD3220/MD3260
Directly connect up to four HA-configured servers or eight non-HA-configured servers to a single SAS storage system. Available with an option of 2GB, 4GB or 8GB cache controllers.

MD3060e
contains two hot-swappable enclosure management modules (EMMs)

Controller features
Each controller provides four 6Gbps (MD3200/MD3220/MD3260) or 12Gbps SAS ports (MD3400/MD3420/MD3460); a total of eight for dual controller models
Each controller contains 2GB, 4GB or 8GB of battery-backed cache
Dual controllers operate in an active-active environment mirroring each other’s cache
Cache protection is provided via flash memory for permanent data protection
Dynamic Disk Pools (DDP)* eliminates the need for complex RAID management while optimizing data protection, and can be used with existing RAID configurations
Dual controllers are required for the MD3260/MD3460 dense array
2GB available as single or dual controller option; 4GB and 8GB only available as dual controller option

RAID
Support for RAID levels 0, 1, 10, 5, 6
Up to 180/192* physical disks per group in RAID 0, 10
Up to 30 physical disks per group in RAID 5, 6
Up to 512 virtual disks
DDP*
RAID and Controllers

Hot-swappable controllers
MD34x0 and MD38x0x controllers are not compatible with the older generation arrays (MD32x0x and MD36x0x).

Single controller models:
MD3600f and MD3620f: Support up to 64 servers when configured with a Fibre Channel switch, available with 2GB cache controllers
MD3800f and MD3820f: Support up to 64 servers when configured with a Fibre Channel switch, available with 4GB cache controllers

Dual controller models:
MD3800f/MD3820f/MD3860f/MD3600f/MD3620f/MD3660f: Support up to 64 servers when configured with Fibre Channel switches, available with an option of 2GB, 4GB or 8GB cache controllers.

MD3060e contains two hot-swappable enclosure management modules (EMMs).

Controller features
Each controller contains 2GB, 4GB or 8GB of battery-backed cache
Dual controllers operate in an active-active environment mirroring each other’s cache
Cache protection is provided via flash memory for permanent data protection
DDP* eliminates the need for complex RAID management while optimizing data protection, and can be used with existing RAID configurations

Dual controllers required for the MD3860f and MD3660f dense arrays
4GB or 8GB cache controller option is only available in dual controller configuration

RAID Levels
Support for RAID levels 0, 1, 10, 5, 6
Up to 180/192* physical disks per group in RAID 0, 10
Up to 30 physical disks per group in RAID 5, 6
Up to 512 virtual disks
DDP*

Compatible Routers
QLogic ISR 6240 (provides Fibre Channel and iSCSI connectivity)
Two 10GBASE-T Ethernet ports per controller

MD34x0 and MD38x0x controllers are not compatible with the older generation arrays (MD32x0x and MD36x0x).

Single Controller Models
MD3600i and MD3620i:Support up to 64 servers when configured with 10Gb iSCSI. Available with 2GB cache controllers.
MD3800i and MD3820i: Support up to 64 servers when configured with 10Gb iSCSI. Available with 4GB cache controllers.

Dual Controller Models
MD3800i, MD3820i, MD3860i, MD3600i, MD3620i, and MD3660i: Support up to 64 servers when configured with 1Gb iSCSI. Available with option of 2GB, 4GB or 8GB cache controllers.

Controller features:
Each controller contains 2GB, 4GB or 8GB of battery-backed cache
Dual controllers operate in an active-active environment mirroring each other’s cache
Cache protection is provided via flash memory for permanent data protection
Dynamic Disk Pools* (DDP) eliminates the need for complex RAID management while optimizing data protection, and can be used with existing RAID configurations

Dual controllers required for the MD3660i and MD3860i dense arrays
2GB available as single or dual controller option; 4GB and 8GB only available as dual controller option

Storage

Drives

Hot swappable drives:
MD3200i: Up to Twelve (12) 3.5" SAS, NL SAS and SSD
MD3220i: Up to Twenty-four (24) 2.5" SAS, NL SAS and SSD
MD3260i: Up to Sixty (60) 2.5’ or 3.5” SAS, NL SAS and SSD

MD3200i 3.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB, 450GB and 600GB
3.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB 3TB and 4TB
Solid State Drive (SSD) available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSD’s in 800GB and 1.6TB (available with 3.5" HDD carriers)

MD3220i 2.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 600GB, 900GB and 1.2TB
2.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB
2.5 -- Solid State Drive (SSD) available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSD’s in 800GB and 1.6TB

MD3260i 3.5" --7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
2.5"-- 15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB, 600GB, 900GB and 1.2TB
2.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB
2.5"--Solid State Drive (SSD) available in 149GB and Read Intensive SSD’s in 800GB and 1.6TB (available with 3.5" HDD carriers)

MD3060e 3.5" --7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
2.5"-- 15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB, 600GB, 900GB and 1.2TB 
2.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB
2.5"--Solid State Drive (SSD) available in 149GB and Read Intensive SSD’s in 800GB and 1.6TB (available with 3.5" HDD carriers)

See PowerVault MD3200i/MD3220i Support Matrix for a current list of supported hard drives
See PowerVault MD3260i Support Matrix for the most current list of supported hard drives on the dense array
http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/md3260i/

Expansion Capabilities

Up to 192 drives with MD1200/MD1220 expansion enclosures (MD3200i and MD3220i)*
Up to 180 drive with the MD3060e dense enclosure (MD3260i only)*


Drives

MD3200/MD3400: Up to twelve (12) 3.5" SAS, NL-SAS and SSD
MD3220/MD3420: Up to twenty-four (24) 2.5" SAS, NL-SAS and SSD
MD3260/MD3460: Up to sixty (60) 2.5” or 3.5”SAS, NL-SAS and SSD

MD3200/MD3400   
3.5”--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB and 600GB 
3.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
Solid State Drive (SSD) available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB (available with 3.5" HDD carriers) 

MD3220/MD3420    
2.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB 
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB,600GB,900GB and 1.2TB 
2.5"--7,200 RPM NL-SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB
2.5"--SSD available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB

MD3260/MD3460   
3.5"--7,200 RPM NL-SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
2.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB 
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB, 600GB, 900GB and 1.2TB 
2.5"--7,200 RPM NL-SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB
2.5"--SSD available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB (available with 3.5" HDD carriers)

MD3060e 
3.5"--7,200 RPM NL-SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
2.5"-- 15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB 
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB, 600GB, 900GB and 1.2TB 
2.5"--7,200 RPM NL-SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB 
2.5"--SSD available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB (available in 3.5” HDD carriers)

See PowerVault MD3400/MD3420/MD3200/MD3220 Support Matrix dfor the most current list of supported hard drives
http://www.dell.com/support/my-support/us/en/04/product-support/product/powervault-md3200/

See PowerVault MD3460/MD3260 Support Matrix for the most current list of supported hard drives on the dense array http://www.dell.com/support/my-support/us/en/04/product-support/product/powervault-md3260/

Expansion Capabilities*
Up to 192 drives with MD1200/MD1220 expansion enclosures on the MD3200, MD3220, MD3400, and MD3420 arrays
Up to 180 drives with MD3060e expansion enclosures on the MD3260 and MD3460 arrays
Hard Disk Drives
Hot-pluggable hard drives

MD3800f/MD3600f – Up to twelve (12) 3.5 inch SAS, Near-line SAS and SSD drives
MD3820f/MD3620f – Up to twenty-four (24) 2.5 inch SAS, Near-line SAS and SSD drives 
MD3860f/MD3660f – Up to sixty (60) 2.5 inch and 3.5 inch SAS, Near-line SAD and SSD drives

MD3800f/MD3600f
3.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB and 600GB
3.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
SSDs available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB (available with 3.5" HDD carriers)

MD3820f/MD3620f
2.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB
2.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB
2.5" -- SSD available in 200GB and 400GB, and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB

MD3860f/MD3660f

3.5"-- 7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
2.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB, 600GB, 900GB and 1.2TB
2.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB
2.5"--SSD available in 200GB and 400GB, and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB (available with 3.5" HDD carriers)

MD3060e
3.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
3.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
2.5"-- 15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB, 600GB, 900GB and 1.2TB
2.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB
2.5"--SSD available in 200GB and 400GB, and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB (available with 3.5" HDD carriers)



See PowerVault MD3800f/MD3820f/MD3600f/MD3620f Support Matrix for the most current list of supported hard drives.
See PowerVault MD3860f/MD3660f Support Matrix for the most current list of supported hard drives on the dense array.

Expansion Capabilities* 
MD3800f/MD3820f/MD3600f/MD3620f expand up to 192 drives with the MD1200 and MD1220*
MD3860f/MD3660f expand up to 180 hard drives with two of the MD3060e dense enclosures

MD3060e Dense Enclosure
EBOD expansion enclosure designed for use with the MD3 dense array series only (MD3260, MD3260i, MD3660i, MD3660f, MD3860i, MD3860f)

Dimensions are identical to the dense array series (MD3260, MD3260i, MD3660i, MD3660f, MD3660f, MD3860i, MD3860f)

Controllers on the MD3 dense series arrays have either one 6Gbps SAS Out port (MD3260, MD3260i, MD3660i, and MD3660f) or one 12Gbps SAS Out port (MD3460, MD3860i, and MD3860f) for connecting to the MD3060e enclosure expansion for additional capacity (maximum of 2 per dense array). For systems without premium feature activation, the physical disk limit is 120.

MD3060e contains two hot-swappable enclosure management modules (EMMs).
Drives
Hot swappable drives:
MD3800i/MD3600i: Up to twelve (12) 3.5" SAS, NL-SAS and SSD
MD3820i/MD3620i: Up to twenty-four (24) 2.5" SAS, NL-SAS and SSD
MD3860i/MD3660i: Up to sixty (60) 2.5’ or 3.5” SAS, NL-SAS and SSD

MD3800i/MD3600i
3.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB and 600GB
3.5"--7,200 RPM NL-SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
Solid-State Drive (SSD) available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB (available with 3.5" HDD carriers)

MD3820i/MD3620i
2.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB, 600GB, 900GB and 1.2TB 
2.5"--7,200 RPM NL-SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB
2.5" --SSD available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB

MD3860i/MD3660i
3.5"--7,200 RPM NL-SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB 
2.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB 
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB, 600GB, 900GB and 1.2TB
2.5"--7,200 RPM Near-line SAS drives available in 500GB and 1.2TB
2.5"--SSD available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB (available with 3.5" HDD carriers)

MD3060e
3.5" --7,200 RPM NL-SAS drives available in 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB
2.5"--15,000 RPM SAS drives available in 146GB and 300GB 
2.5"--10,000 RPM SAS drives available in 300GB, 600GB, 900GB and 1.2TB
2.5"--7,200 RPM NL-SAS drives available in 500GB and 1TB
2.5"--SSD available in 200GB and 400GB and Read Intensive SSDs in 800GB and 1.6TB (available in 3.5” HDD carriers)

See PowerVault MD3600i/MD3620i Support Matrix for a current list of supported hard drives
See PowerVault MD3660i Support Matrix for the most current list of supported hard drives on the dense array http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/md3660i/

Expansion Capabilities
Up to 192 drives with MD1200/MD1220 expansion enclosures (MD3800i, MD3820i, MD3600i and MD3620i)*
Up to 180 drive with the MD3060e dense enclosure (MD3660i and MD3860i only)*

RAID

Support for RAID levels 0, 1, 10, 5, 6
Up to 192 physical disks per group in RAID 0, 10
Up to 30 physical disks per group in RAID 5, 6
Up to 512 virtual disks
See PERC H810 server compatibility matrix for a list of currently supported servers
Hot Swappable controllers

Single Controller Models (MD3600f and MD3620f)
Supports up to 64 servers when configured with a Fibre Channel switch

Dual Controller Models
(MD3620f, MD3620f, and MD3660f)
Supports up to 64 servers when configured with Fibre Channel switches

MD3060e Contains two hot-swappable enclosure management modules (EMMs)

Controller features
Each controller contains 2GB of battery-backed cache
Dual controllers operate in an active-active environment mirroring each other’s cache
Cache protection is provided via flash memory for permanent data protection
Dynamic Disk Pools (DDP) eliminates the need for complex RAID management while optimizing data protection, and can be used alongside of existing RAID configurations

RAID Levels

Support for RAID levers 0, 1, 10, 5, 6
• Up to 192 physical disks per group in RAID 0, 10
• Up to 30 physical disks per group in RAID 5, 6
• Up to 512 virtual disks
RAID Levels

Support for RAID levers 0, 1, 10, 5, 6
Up to 192/180* physical disks per group in RAID 0, 10
Up to 30 physical disks per group in RAID 5, 6
Up to 512 virtual disks
(DDP)*

Chassis

Chassis (height x width x depth)
MD3200i: 8.68cm (3.42") x 44.63cm (17.57") x 56.1cm (22.09")
MD3220i:8.68cm (3.42") x 44.63cm (17.57") x 50.8 (20")
MD3260i:177.80mm(7.0”) x 482.60mm(19.0”) x 85.50mm (32.5”)
MD3060e: 177.80mm (7.0”) x 482.60mm (19.0”) x 85.50mm (32.5”)

Weight
MD3200i: 29.3kg (64.59 lbs.) (maximum configuration)
MD3220i:24.2kg (53.35 lbs.) (maximum configuration)
MD3260i:105.23kg(232 lbs.) (maximum configuration)
MD3060e: 105.23kg (232 lbs.) (maximum configuration)

Rack Support for MD3200 and MD3220:
Dell ReadyRails™ II static rails for tool-less mounting in 4-post racks with square or unthreaded round holes or tooled mounting in 4-post threaded-hole racks
Chassis (height x width x depth)

MD3400: 8.68cm (3.42") x 44.63cm (17.57") x 60.20cm (23.70 inches)
MD3420: 8.68cm (3.42") x 44.63cm (17.57") x 54.90cm (21.61 inches)
MD3460: 17.78cm (7.0") x 48.26cm (19.0") x 82.55cm (32.5")
MD3200: 8.68cm (3.42") x 44.63cm (17.57") x 56.1cm (22.09")
MD3220: 8.68cm (3.42") x 44.63cm (17.57") x 50.8 (20")
MD3260: 17.78cm (7.0") x 48.26cm (19.0") x 82.55cm (32.5”)
MD3060e: 17.78cm (7.0") x 48.26cm (19.0") x 82.55cm (32.5”)

Weight

MD3400: 29.30 kg (64.6 lbs) (maximum configuration)
MD3420: 24.22 kg (53.4 lbs) (maximum configuration)
MD3460: 105.20 kg (232.0 lbs) (maximum configuration)
MD3200: 29.3kg (64.59 lbs.) (maximum configuration)
MD3220: 24.2kg (53.35 lbs.) (maximum configuration)
MD3260: 105.23kg (232 lbs.) (maximum configuration)
MD3060e: 105.23kg (232 lbs.) (maximum configuration)

Rack Support for MD3200 and MD3220:
Dell ReadyRails™ II static rails for tool-less mounting in 4-post racks with square or unthreaded round holes or tooled mounting in 4-post threaded-hole racks.

MD3060e Dense Enclosure
EBOD expansion enclosure designed for use with the MD3 dense array series only (MD3260, MD3260i, MD3460, MD3660i, MD3660f, MD3860i, MD3860f)

Dimensions are identical to the dense array series (MD3260, MD3260i, MD3460, MD3660i, MD3660f, MD3860i, MD3860f)

Controllers on the MD3 dense series arrays have either one 6Gbps SAS Out port (MD3260, MD3260i, MD3660i, and MD3660f) or one 12Gbps SAS Out port (MD3460, MD3860i, and MD3860f) for connecting to the MD3060e enclosure expansion for additional capacity (max 2 per dense array). For systems without premium feature activation, the physical disk limit is 120.


MD3060e contains two hot-swappable enclosure management modules (EMMs)
Height x Width x Depth
MD3800f/MD3600f: 8.68cm (3.42") x 44.63cm (17.57") x 56.1cm (22.09")
MD3820f/MD3620f: 8.68cm (3.42") x 44.63cm (17.57") x 50.8 (20")
MD3860f/MD3660f: 177.80mm (7.0”) x 482.60mm (19.0”) x 85.50mm (32.5”)
MD3060e: 177.80mm (7.0”) x 482.60mm (19.0”) x 85.50mm (32.5”)

Weight
MD3800f/MD3600f: 29.3kg (64.59 lbs.) (maximum configuration)
MD3820f/MD3620f: 24.2kg (53.35 lbs.) (maximum configuration)
MD3860f/MD3660f: 105.23kg (232 lbs.) (maximum configuration)
MD3060e: 105.23kg (232 lbs.) (maximum configuration)

Rack Support for MD3800f, MD3820f, MD3600f and MD3620f:
Dell ReadyRails™ II static rails for tool-less mounting in 4-post racks with square or unthreaded round holes or tooled mounting in 4-post threaded-hole racks
Height x Width x Depth
MD3800i: 8.68cm (3.42") x 44.63cm (17.57") x 60.20cm (23.7")
MD3820i: 8.68cm (3.42") x 44.63cm (17.57") x 54.90cm (21.61")
MD3860i: 17.78cm (7.0") x 48.26cm (19.0") x 82.55cm (32.5")
MD3600i: 8.68cm (3.42”) x 44.63cm (17.57”) x 56.1cm (22.09”)
MD3620i: 8.68cm (3.42”) x 44.63cm (17.57”) x 50.8 (20”)
MD3660i: 17.78cm (7.0") x 48.26cm (19.0") x 82.55cm (32.5”)
MD3060e: 17.78cm (7.0") x 48.26cm (19.0") x 82.55cm (32.5")

Weight
MD3800i: 29.30kg (64.6 lbs) (maximum configuration)
MD3820i: 24.22kg (53.4 lbs) (maximum configuration)
MD3860i: 105.20kg (232.0 lbs) (maximum configuration)
MD3600i: 29.3kg (64.59 lbs) (maximum configuration)
MD3620i: 24.2kg (53.35 lbs) (maximum configuration)
MD3660i: 105.23kg (232.0 lbs) (maximum configuration)
MD3060e: 105.23kg (232 lbs) (maximum configuration)

Rack Support for MD3800i, MD3820i, MD3600i and MD3620i
Dell ReadyRails™ II static rails for tool-less mounting in 4-post racks with square or unthreaded round holes or tooled mounting in 4-post threaded-hole rack

Environmental Operating Conditions

Temperature
Operating: 10° to 35°C (50° to 95°F) with a maximum temperature gradation of 10°C per hour
MD3200i and MD3220i: Supports Fresh Air cooling, up to 35 degrees Celsius

Relative humidity
Operating: 20% to 80% (non-condensing) with a maximum humidity gradation of 10% per hour

Altitude
MD3200i and MD3220i
Operating: -16 to 3048 m (-50 to 10,000 ft)
Note: For altitudes above 2950 feet, the maximum operating temperature is de-rated 1°F/550 ft.

MD3260i
Operating: –30.5 m to 3000 m (–100 ft to 9,840 ft)
Note: For altitudes above 2950 ft, the maximum operating temperature is derated 1.8 ºF/1000 ft.
Temperature
Operating: 10° to 35°C (50° to 95°F) with a maximum temperature gradation of 10°C per hour
MD3800i/MD3820i/MD3600i/MD3620i: Supports Fresh Air cooling, up to 35°C

Relative Humidity

Operating: 20% to 80% (non-condensing) with a maximum humidity gradation of 10% per hour

Altitude
MD3800i/MD3820i/MD3600i/MD3620i:
Operating: -16 to 3048 m (-50 to 10,000 ft)
Note: For altitudes above 2,950 ft, the maximum operating temperature is de-rated 1°F/550 ft.

MD3860i/MD3660i:
Operating: -30.5 m to 3,000 m (-100 ft to 9,840 ft)
Note: For altitudes above 2,950 ft, the maximum operating temperature is de-rated 1.8°F/1,000 ft.

Regulatory

Environmental and Regulatory Standards and Compliance

PowerVault 3200i Regulatory Model: E03J
PowerVault 3200i Regulatory Type: E03J001
PowerVault 3220i Regulatory Model: E04J
PowerVault 3220i Regulatory Type: E04J001
 
PowerVault 3260i Regulatory Model: E08J
PowerVault 3260i Regulatory Type: E08J001

Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
Dell and the Environment
ENERGY STAR®
The Dell Storage MD3200i, MD3620i, and MD3620f arrays with the MD1200 expansion enclosure have earned the ENERGY STAR Data Center Storage designation.
The Dell Storage MD3220i, MD3620i, and MD3620f arrays with the MD1220 expansion enclosure have earned the ENERGY STAR Data Center Storage designation.
The Dell Storage MD3260i and MD3660i arrays have earned the ENERGY STAR Data Center Storage designation.
Click Here to learn more about the ENERGY STAR Storage 1.0 designation.
ENERGY STAR
PowerVault 3400 Regulatory Model: E03J
PowerVault 3400 Regulatory Type: E03J001
PowerVault 3420 Regulatory Model: E04J
PowerVault 3420 Regulatory Type: E04J001
PowerVault 3460 Regulatory Model: E08J
PowerVault 3460 Regulatory Type E08J001
PowerVault 3200 Regulatory Model: E03J
PowerVault 3200 Regulatory Type: E03J001
PowerVault 3220 Regulatory Model: E04J
PowerVault 3220 Regulatory Type: E04J001
PowerVault 3260 Regulatory Model: E08J
PowerVault 3260 Regulatory Type: E08J001

Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
Dell and the Environment
PowerVault 3600f Regulatory Model: E03J
PowerVault 3600f Regulatory Type: E03J001
PowerVault 3620f Regulatory Model: E04J
PowerVault 3620f Regulatory Type: E04J001
PowerVault 3660f Regulatory Model: E08J
PowerVault 3660f Regulatory Type: E08J001
PowerVault 3800f Regulatory Model: E03J
PowerVault 3800f Regulatory Type: E03J001
PowerVault 3820f Regulatory Model: E04J
PowerVault 3820f Regulatory Type: E04J001
PowerVault 3860f Regulatory Model: E08J
PowerVault 3860f Regulatory Type: E08J001

Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
Dell and the Environment

ENERGY STAR®
The Dell Storage MD3200i, MD3620i, and MD3620f arrays with the MD1200 expansion enclosure have earned the ENERGY STAR Data Center Storage designation.
The Dell Storage MD3220i, MD3620i, and MD3620f arrays with the MD1220 expansion enclosure have earned the ENERGY STAR Data Center Storage designation.
The Dell Storage MD3260i and MD3660i arrays have earned the ENERGY STAR Data Center Storage designation.
Click Here to learn more about the ENERGY STAR Storage 1.0 designation.
ENERGY STAR
PowerVault 3600i Regulatory Model: E03J
PowerVault 3600i Regulatory Type: E03J001
PowerVault 3620i Regulatory Model: E04J
PowerVault 3620i Regulatory Type: E04J001
PowerVault 3660i Regulatory Model: E08J
PowerVault 3660i Regulatory Type: E08J001
PowerVault 3800i Regulatory Model: E03J
PowerVault 3800i Regulatory Type: E03J001
PowerVault 3820i Regulatory Model: E04J
PowerVault 3820i Regulatory Type: E04J001
PowerVault 3860i Regulatory Model: E08J
PowerVault 3860i Regulatory Type: E08J001

Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
Dell and the Environment

ENERGY STAR®
The Dell Storage MD3200i, MD3620i, and MD3620f arrays with the MD1200 expansion enclosure have earned the ENERGY STAR Data Center Storage designation.
The Dell Storage MD3220i, MD3620i, and MD3620f arrays with the MD1220 expansion enclosure have earned the ENERGY STAR Data Center Storage designation.
The Dell Storage MD3260i and MD3660i arrays have earned the ENERGY STAR Data Center Storage designation.
Click Here to learn more about the ENERGY STAR Storage 1.0 designation.
ENERGY STAR
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