When your business needs storage speed and reliability, choose our selection of used IBM DS6800 open system disks for sale. Capable of 1600 MBps performance for high throughput applications, this product is no slouch in the data bandwidth department. However, there’s more to our refurbished IBM DS6800 storage than pure power. Features such as simplified system configuration and management create a user-friendly experience for anyone operating this hardware.

IBM FAStT, DS4xxx & DS6800 Disk Technical Specifications

PlatformMachineModelPhysical Disk CapacityMemoryHost Server AttachmentsDisk Drive Sizes
FAStT200 35422RUup to 1.46TB 256MB Memory Fibre (Short & Long Wave)
FC2-133 -Intel/PCI-X
18.2, 36.4, 73.4, and 146GB (10K RPM) 18.2, 36.4, and 73.4GB (15K RPM)

FAStT500 35522RUup to 16TBs 512MB Memory Fibre (Short & Long Wave) FAStT
FC2-133
18.2, 36.4, 73.4GB (10K RPM), 18.2GB (15K RPM)
DS4300172260U, 60U Turbo up to +33TB/+52TB turbo 60U: 512MB Turbo: 2GB Fibre (Short & Long Wave)
FC2-133 -Intel/PCI-X
36.4, 73.4, 146.8GB (10K RPM) 18.2, 36.4, 73.4, 146.8GB (15K RPM)
DS440017421RUup to 16TBs 1RU: 2GB Fibre (Short & Long Wave)
FC2-133 -Intel/PCI-X
up to 220 FC HDDs with redundant loops
DS4500174290U36GBs to over 32TBs 90U: 2GB Fibre (Short & Long Wave)
FC2-133 -Intel/PCI-X
Fiber Channel and SATA Drives
DS4700181470A, 72A up to 33TB
70A: 2GB
72A: 4GB
FC Switched, FC-AL standard, auto-sensing 1
2Gbps: 73.4, 146.8, 300GB (10K RPM)
2Gbps: 36.4, 73.4, 146.8GB (15K RPM)
4Gbps: 36.4, 73.4, 146.8, 300GB (15K rpm)
4Gbps: 750GB SATA (7200 RPM)
DS4800 181580A, 82A, 84A, 88A 73GB to over 67TB
80A: 4GB
82A: 4GB
84A: 8GB
88A: 16GB
FC Switched, FC-AL standard, auto-sensing 1 Gbps/2 Gbps/4 Gbps
2 Gbps SATA: 7.2K rpm, 400GB
4 Gbps SATA: 7.2K rpm, 500 and 750GB
2 Gbps FC: 15K rpm, 146GB/73GB/36GB
2 Gbps FC: 10K rpm, 300GB/146GB/73GB
DS5000181851A, 53A, D1A Up to 256TB 8GB or 16GB 4 Gbps Fibre Channel 2 Gbps SATA: 7.2K rpm, 400GB
4 Gbps SATA: 7.2K rpm, 500 and 750GB
2 Gbps FC: 15K rpm, 146GB/73GB/36GB
2 Gbps FC: 10K rpm, 300GB/146GB/73GB
DS68001750511, 522 38.4TB using Fibre Channel drives 64TB using FATA drives 4GB Fibre Channel/FICON
73GB, 146GB, 300GB (15K RPM)
500GB FATA (7.2K RPM)
All Platforms supported RAID Levels are 0, 1, 3, 5, 10. Except DS6800 which is only RAID 5 and 10.

IBM FAStT, DS4xxx and DS6800 Disk Physical Specifications

PlatformMachineModelDimension in InchesWeightHeat OutputPower Requirements
FAStT2003542 2RU18.9 x 22.63 x 5.2 56 lbs 50/60 Hz
FAStT5003552 2RU6.87 x 18 x 24 85 lbs (per power supply) 50/60 Hz
DS43001722 60U, 60U Turbo 5.21 x 18.97 x 23.52 69.34 lbs 1129 BTU per hour 390 watts
DS440017421RU 6.87 x 18.97 x 24 85 lbs (per power supply) 50/60 Hz
DS4500174290U6.87 x 18.97 x 24 97 lbs 2.0 A Max
DS4700 181470A, 72A 5.13 x 17.6 x 22.2 64-88lbs 1300 BTU per hour 600 watts
DS48001815 80A, 82A, 84A, 88A 6.87 x 18.97 x 25.00 80.2 lbs 804 BTU per hour 540 watts
DS5000181851A, 53A, D1A 6.87 x 18.97 x 25.00 90 lbs 804 BTU per hour 580 watts
DS68001750511, 522 18.8 x 24 x 5.25 124 lbs 1880 BTU/hr 0.8 kVA