Quick Comparison of HPE Nimble All-flash Arrays
This comparison is not a full side by side of all the specs for these HPE Nimble Arrays… It’s more of a quick “at a glance” of what is the same and what is different among the All-flash arrays.
We have specs for each array here:
For full specs, check HPE’s QuickSpecs page here: https://h20195.www2.hpe.com/v2/GetDocument.aspx?docname=a00008273enw
What is the same?
|Drive||SATA SSDs: 240 GB, 480 GB, 960 GB, 1.92 TB, 3.84 TB|
|Host Interface||2 x 10GbE ports per array. Optional: 1GbaseT, 10GbaseT, or 10GbE SFP+, or 8/16G FC|
|Storage Controller||Redundant storage controllers|
|RAID||Triple Plus Parity RAID|
|Availability||99.99 plus percent|
|Compatible OS||Windows, Linux and more|
|Dimensions||6.92 x 17.3 x 35 in|
|Weight||115 lb (95 lb all-flash shelf)|
What is different?
|HPE Nimble Part Number||Q8H73A (AF20Q)||Q8H74A (AF20)||Q8H41A (AF40)||Q8H42A (AF60)||Q8H43A (AF80)|
|Storage Capacity||Max 46TB raw -128TB eff. capacity||Max 46TB raw -168TB eff. capacity||Max 184TB raw -682TB eff. capacity||Max 553TB raw -2037TB eff. capacity||Max 1106TB raw. 4075TB eff. capacity|
|Enclosure Type||All-flash chassis – up to one shelf||All-flash chassis – up to one shelf||All-flash chassis – up to one shelf||All-flash chassis – up to two shelves||All-flash chassis – up to two shelves|
|Max Drives per Enclosure||24||48||48||48||48|
Summary: For more details, or to find out whether Nimble is a good fit for you, we’d love to help. Consultation on HPE Nimble is free.