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SuperChassis 836BA-R920B

Super Micro Computer, Inc.
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  Products   Chassis   3U   [ SC836BA-R920B ]

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Available Color: Black
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Key Features
1. 920W Redundant Power Supplies
    Platinum Level (94%)
2. 16x 3.5" Hot-swap SAS Drive Bays
    w/ SES2 (dual-channel) and optional
    2x 2.5" Hot-swap SAS Drive Bays on
    rear side of Chassis
3. 1x Slim DVD-ROM Drive (optional)
4. Mini-I-Pass (SFF 8087) connectivity
5. 3x 8cm Hot-swap 4-pin PWM Fans
6. 2x 8cm Rear-exhaust 4-pin PWM Fans
7. Optional 3x slim 2.5" Internal Fixed HDD

Product SKUs
  • SuperChassis 836BA-R920B (Black)
Form Factor
3U chassis support max. motherboard size
- 13.68" x 13", E-ATX, ATX
Processor Support
Supports dual, single Intel® / AMD processors
Height 5.2" (132mm)
Width 17.2" (437mm)
Depth 25.5" (648mm)
Gross Weight 52 lbs (23.6 kg)
Available Color Black
Expansion Slots
• 7x full-height full-length expansion slots
Drive Bays
Hot-swap 16x 3.5" Hot-swap SAS Drive Bays with SES2 (dual-channel) and optional 2x 2.5" Hot-swap SAS Drive Bays on rear side of Chassis
SAS or enterprise SATA HDD only recommended
3U Direct Attached Backplane, features:
• 3Gb/6Gb support
• SES-2 Enclosure Management Support
• SAS/SATA support
• Four SFF 8087 connectors
Peripheral Drives
DVD-ROM Slim DVD-ROM Drive (Optional)
Floppy Slim 1.44MB Floppy Drive (Optional)
Front Panel
Buttons • Power On/Off button
• System Reset button
LEDs • Power LED
• Hard drive activity LED
• 2x Network activity LEDs
• System Overheat LED
• Power fail LED
Ports 2x USB Ports & DB9 COM Port
System Cooling
Fans • 3x 80mm Hot-swap 4-pin PWM Fans
• 2x 80mm Rear-exhaust 4-pin PWM Fans
System Monitoring
Chassis intrusion switch
Operating Environment (System)
Operating Temperature Range
  • 5°C ~ 35°C (41°F ~ 95°F)
Non-Operating Temperature Range
  • -40°C ~ 60°C (-40°F ~ 140°F)
Operating Relative Humidity Range
  • 8% ~ 90% (non-condensing)
Non-Operating Relative Humidity Range
  • 5% - 95% (non-condensing)
Power Supply with Power Distributor
920W high-efficiency (94%+) AC-DC Redundant power supplies with PMBus and I2C
AC Input
  • 100-240 V, 50-60 Hz, 11-4.5 Amp
DC Output
  •   4 Amp @ +5V standby
  •   75 Amp @ +12V
Certification Platinum Level Certified94%+    Platinum Certified
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Regulatory (Power Supply)
Power Supply Safety / EMC
  • USA - UL listed
  • Canada - CUL listed
  • Germany - TUV Certified
  • EN 60950/IEC 60950-Compliant
  • CB Report
  • CCC Certification
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