X882

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X882 Packing List
X882 Interface Indication
How to Power X882

Overview

This is an ultra-compact raspberry pi 4 dual 2.5 inch sata hdd/ssd storage board X882, it allows two 2.5" HDD/SSD to working at the same time with your Raspberry Pi 4. The SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port delivers a blistering data transfer rate of up to 5Gbps, letting you transfer a large amount of data in seconds.

X882 is not sold seperately, we have designed a case for X882 and sold it as a set, please refer to NASPi Gemini

Features

FOR USE WITH

Raspberry Pi 4 Model B

Operating System

All Raspberry Pi operating systems

KEY FEATURES
  • Ultra-compact storage solution for Raspberry Pi 4 - Dual 2.5" SATA HDD/SSD Shield
  • UASP supported ONLY, NOT support TRIM
  • Supports dual 2.5 SATA HDDs/SSDs working at the same time
  • Allows booting OS from your HDD/SSD for faster app opens, web serving and file copying
  • Function to power the RPI via XH2.54 only needing a single power supply
  • Integrated USB 3.1 Gen1 to SATA 6Gb/s bridge controllers
  • Integrated USB 3.1 Gen 1 Hub Controller
  • USB3.1 Gen1 5Gb/s connectivity offers plug-and-play functionality on your Raspberry Pi 4
  • Specially-made USB3.1 jumper to connect with Raspberry Pi - no additional cables needed
  • Specially-made X882-A1 connector to connect with Raspberry Pi - power Pi4 without additional cables
  • Ultra-compact design allows for ease of use two HDD/SSD with Raspberry Pi 4
  • LED blue indicator(HDD1,HDD2) indicates each drive status
  • Support Auto power on function
  • Support connecting 3pin PWM Fan
  • On board switch with LED light
  • Press button switch to turn on
  • Press button switch and hold for 1~2 seconds to reboot
  • Press button switch and hold for 3 seconds to implement safe shutdown
  • Press button switch and hold for more than 8 seconds to force shutdown
SPECIFICATION
  • Power supply: 5.1Vdc +/-5% , ≥4A
  • Ports & Connectors:
  1. DC jack - 5.5x2.1mm (DC5525 Jack is compatible with DC5521, you can also use the PSU with DC5525 Jack)
  2. Type-C port(Geekworm Type-C 5V 4A 20W power supply is recommended.)
  3. USB socket - USB 3.0 type A
  4. Power connector - 5V Out XH2.54 2-pin
  5. PWM Fan port 3-pin
  6. SATA socket - 7+15P Female
  • PCB Size 160mm x 107mm
Power Supply Requirement
  • Please use high quality power adapter, or the HDD/SSD may cannot be recognized.
  • Since X882 can install two 2.5-inch hard drives, it needs a high-quality power supply to provide enough current.
NOTES
  • Due to installation restrictions, please pay attention to the thickness of 2.5" SSD/HDD.
  • We do not recommend using Samsung hard drives,Please use hard drives of other brands.
  • As with all SSDs, new SSD/HDD must be formatted before use.
  • Older SSD drives with less efficient flash media may not perform as well as newer drives.
  • A microSD card is required for forceing the Raspbian OS to use the HDD/SSD for its "root" partition
  • Additional USB3.0 A Male to A Male cable is required (not supplied)
  • Do not power your Raspberry Pi via the Pi's 40-pin header and Type-C USB socket at the same time.

Raid setup

【RAID setup and Jumper setting】

Warning : Please backup your data before setup and switch, otherwise you maybe lost your data.

1. Install the HDDs

2. Please connect the X882 to your PC or Raspberry Pi board and keep power on

3. Switch RAID mode

  • Set the switch button to your preferred RAID mode(PM/RAID 0/RAID 1/SPAN) as per the RAID illustration table.
  • Press the SET button for about 5 seconds, and release it till the blue LED indicators starts flashing.
  • After RAID mode changed, please confirm that the PC can recognize the disk(s) properly and shows the right capacity.

or you can run the fdisk -l command to view the hard drive on raspberry pi OS when you connect x880 to raspberry pi board:

fdisk -l

You can found two hard drives if you select 'clear raid mode'(this is PM model)

or

You found only one hard drive if you select the RAID0/RAID1 model

4. Set CLEAR RAID mode (PM, factory default setup)

  • Press the SET button for about 5 seconds then and release it till blue LED indicators starts flashing.
  • After above processes, the setup for CLEAR RAID is done.

Matching Metal Case

X882-C1 metal case with 4010 PWM cooling fan will meet you soon, it is worth your expectation!

Packing List

  • 1 x X882 V1.3 Dual 2.5 SATA HDD Shield
  • 1 x X882-A1 Connector
  • 1 x USB Connector
  • 3 x Jumper Link Pitch 2.54mm
  • 4 x TM3 *6mm Screws (to fix 2.5" HDD/SSD)
  • 4 x F/F Spacer M2.5 *20mm
  • 8 x M2.5 * 5mm Screws

User Manual

Software guide, please refer to X-C1 Software

Important!!

For better system compatibility & performance, Please format your HDD/SSD to Ext4 file system.

Document

Some Tips

FAQ

Q: What to do if HDD/SSD is not recognized?

A: Please refer to How to View/Partition/Format/Mount HDD/SSD


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Anonymous user #2

3 months ago
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Hi - the X882 board has a blue LED for both HDD1 and HDD2. Just above those blue LEDs are smaller red LEDs.

What do those red LEDs indicate: a) when briefly flash b) when constantly on

Thank you!

Lisa

3 months ago
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Hello,

It means HDD ERROR, HDD feedback SMART information is wrong, but if your HDD can work normally, you can ignore it.

Anonymous user #1

4 months ago
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ETA for case X882-C1?

Abby

4 months ago
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Hi,

X882 board is not sold seperately, we sell it as a kit, which include X882 and a case and a PWM fan, pls refer to NASPi Gemini

Anonymous user #1

4 months ago
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X835 compatible?

Lisa

4 months ago
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Hi,

No compatible X835;metal case please refer toNASPi Gemini