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VENUS T5 (DS-2350S) - 3.5" x5 Hard Drive Enclosure
Chipset: Silicon Image 4726 SteelVine RAID Storage Processor
Bundle w/ PCI-E x1: Sil3132 Port Multiplier Controller eSATA x2
*Compatible list host controller chipsets and HDDs PDF
Note: Drivers and BIOS are maintained by SiliconImage.com
 
 PC    SATALink (JBOD, 0, 1 and 10)  
Windows BASE Driver for PCI-E Sil3132 (32-bit) - version 1.0.22.0 (10/16/2007)
Download (130KB) - Windows 2000/XP/Vista
 
BIOS Update firmware for PCI-E Sil3132 (32-bit) - version vB7.4.05 (2/14/2007)
Download (25KB) - BASE BIOS for Sil3132
 
Sil4726 Config Manager (32-bit) - version v4.0.0.9 (2/21/2006)
Download (7.14MB)  - Windows 2000/XP/Vista 
Download (3.06MB)  - User's Guide Sil4726 v2.6
 
 Mac   SATALink (JBOD, 0, 1 and 10)  
BASE Driver for PCI-E Sil3132 (32-bit) - version 1.1.9 (12/26/2006)
Download (150KB) - Universal Mac OS X 10.4.X and 10.4.10
 
BIOS Update firmware for PCI-E Sil3132 (32-bit) - version vB7.4.05 (2/14/2007)
*Note: Flashing BIOS will not work in Mac. Need to flash in PC before installing PCI-E add-on).
Download (25KB) - BASE BIOS for Sil3132
 
Sil4726 Config Manager (32-bit) - version v4.0.0.9 (2/21/2006)
Download (8.52MB) - Mac OS X Panther and Tiger
 
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AMS is not held responsible for any damage caused by misusage of this utility! Use at your own risk and be aware that your warranty might be void! DO NOT CHANGE ANY SETTINGS WITHOUT CONSULTING TECHSUPPORT. Do not distribute or post these files on the internet!
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OPTIONAL RAID MODES

 
 PC    SATARAID 5 (adds RAID 5, 0, 1 and 10)  
Windows SATARAID 5 Driver for PCI-E Sil3132 (32-bit) - version 1.5.18.0 (6/28/2007)
Download (198KB) - Windows 2000/XP/Vista
 
BIOS Update firmware for PCI-E Sil3132 (32-bit) - version vR7.4.05 (2/14/2007)
Download (25KB) - RAID BIOS for Sil3132
 
SATARAID 5 Config Manager (32-bit) - version v1.5.14.1B (4/18/2007)
Download (15.8MB)  - Windows 2000/XP/Vista
Download (1.31MB) - SATARAID 5 User's Guide  v1.40
 
 Mac    SATARAID 5 (adds RAID 5, 0, 1 and 10)  
SATARAID 5 Driver & Config Manager for PCI-E Sil3132 (32-bit) - version 1.5.16.0 (8/14/2007)
Download (1.90MB) - Universal Mac OS X 10.4.X and 10.4.10
 
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AMS is not held responsible for any damage caused by misusage of this utility! Use at your own risk and be aware that your warranty might be void! DO NOT CHANGE ANY SETTINGS WITHOUT CONSULTING TECHSUPPORT. Do not distribute or post these files on the internet!
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FAQs                                                                                                                                             
Q: What is the largest capacity tested with the VENUS T5?  
A: 1TB=1000GB