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Duo-FireWire

Faster and more Features

PRO Duo-FireWire

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The original classic look

Duo-FireWire

Maximum FireWire Speed

Dulce Systems’ PRO Duo-FireWire and Duo-FireWire are compatible with Apple’s desktop/notebook computers and Windows compatible machines. Equipped with two hard drives and the fastest FireWire 800 interface, it can easily keep up with the most demanding video projects. Check out the performance graphs below and you’ll see the PRO Duo-FireWire and Duo-FireWire has more than enough speed to keep up from empty to full.

Whether your video project is DV25, HDV, DVCPRO HD, uncompressed SD or Apple’s ProRes 422, the portable PRO Duo-FireWire and Duo-FireWire are perfect for people on the go. Or maybe you just need more external storage for your projects; the PRO Duo-FireWire and Duo-FireWire, with its small foot print, is a perfect fit.

The PRO Duo-FireWire and Duo-FireWire are also equipped with a standard USB 2.0 interface for ultimate compatibility (the USB port is compatible with USB 1.0/1.1). The FireWire 800 port is also compatible with FireWire 400. A cable is supplied to mate the FireWire 800 to a 6 pin FireWire 400 connector.

The PRO look
PRO Duo-FireWire

Exact same spec as
the classic Duo-FireWire
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Leopard Compatible

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Maximum Feature Set

The Duo-FireWire is fully loaded with all the RAID features housed in a small desktop portable unit; RAID 0 striping for speed; RAID 1 mirroring for redundancy; Span for simplistic ‘seen as’ one drive mode and JBOD for providing a two drive presence flexibility.

RAID 0 striping mode is perfect for the high demand of multiple streams video applications, or if protection of an unlikely drive failure is of greater importance, then use RAID 1 mirroring. Simply dial-in the desire operating mode, reformat the drive and the Duo-FireWire is ready for your next creation project.

FireWire and USB

The PRO Duo-FireWire and Duo-FireWire are supplied with the necessary cables to connect to your Apple or Windows computer. For maximum performance, a FireWire 800 port is required, but the Duo-FireWire will operate with FireWire 400 using the supplied FireWire 800 to FireWire 400 cable. The Duo-FireWire is also equipped with a USB 2.0 port which is backward compatible with USB 1.0/1.1 and a USB cable comes with the package.

Key Features:

  • Mac and Windows compatible.
  • Compatible with Final Cut Pro, Premiere and all other major creation tools.
  • Multiple realtime streams.
  • RAID 0 for high speed, RAID 1 for maximum protection.
  • One drive Spanning and two drives JBOD configuration.
  • Lock slot for protecting portable devices.
  • Pre-formatted for Mac OS operation.
  • FireWire 800 and USB 2.0 interface. Compatible with FireWire 400 and USB 1.0/1.1
  • 36 months warranty. Industry’s longest.
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Ordering Information

 

Duo-FireWire (classic look)

Capacity
How much do I need?

Model

Part Number

Contact your local supplier for best pricing.

500GB

Df500

955-0050-0

 

640GB

Df640

955-0064-0

 

1000GB

Df1000

955-0100-0

 

2000GB

Df2000

955-0200-0

 

 

 

PRO Duo-FireWire (PRO look)

500GB

PDf500

962-0050-0

 

640GB

PDf640

962-0064-0

 

1000GB

PDf1000

962-0100-0

 

2000GB

PDf2000

962-0200-0

 

Call 818-435-6007

System Requirements:

  • Apple Mac Pro, Power Mac G5, Windows-based compatible PC.
  • Apple OS X 10.4 or higher, Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, Server.
  • One available FireWire 800 or 400 or USB 2.0/1.1/1.0 port.
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