The Drobo 5N was designed with one purpose in mind: to deliver the best ever experience sharing storage and accessing data. From the moment you plug it in and it is instantly accessible on your network, you'll know there's nothing like it. The Drobo 5N is perfect for any connected home, home office, or small office environment needing a simple, safe device for sharing and backing up data over the network.
Not only is Drobo 5N fast, but it's easy-to-use, expandable, flexible, and protected - exactly what's expected from a Drobo. You can safely store and edit photos, videos, and audio files as well as store and back up all the computers on your network.
Drobo 5N - NAS server - 10 TB
Total Storage Capacity
Installed Devices / Modules Qty
5 (installed) / 5 (max)
SATA - internal
Data Transfer Rate
HDD - hot-swap - 3.5"
5 x 2 TB
Network adapter - integrated
Data Link Protocol
10Mb LAN, 100Mb LAN, GigE
Network Services Compatibility
Microsoft CIFS, Server Message Block (SMB), Apple File Protocol (AFP)
Jumbo Frames support, Apple Time Machine compatible
Expansion / Connectivity
5 (total) / 0 (free) x hot-swap - 2.5" / 3.5"
1 x Ethernet 1000Base-T - RJ-45
1 x network cable - 1.8 m
Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), BeyondRAID technology, built-in cooling fan
X internal power supply
AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Software / System Requirements
Drivers & Utilities, Drobo Dashboard, Apple Time Machine
Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits) SP1, Apple MacOS X 10.7 Lion, Windows 8 (32/64 bits), Apple MacOS X 10.8.x
Service & Support
Limited warranty - 2 years
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