Broadcom MegaRAID® PCI Express SATA & SAS Controller

Broadcom MegaRAID® 9380-8i8e High Port Count 12Gb/s PCI Express SATA and SAS RAID Controller deliver performance and data protection capabilities for most server and storage platforms. The 9380-8i8e offers double the data transfer rate of 6Gb/s SAS solutions, delivering bandwidth that utilizes the PCI Express 3.0 with one controller card. The MegaRAID® SAS 9380-8i8e delivers two 1.2GHz PowerPC processor cores and a 72-bit DDR3 interface, driving a 2GB cache memory. 

Features include eight internal and eight external ports in a low-profile form factor. High growth fuels the need for a higher performance storage interface, which the 12Gb/s SAS solutions provide. The 9380-8i8e is developed to deliver the performance and data protection capabilities needed for the most demanding next-generation server and storage platforms.


  • High performance 12Gb/s data transfer rates
  • 8 internal and 8 external 12Gb/s SATA+SAS ports
  • 2 mini-SAS SFF8643 internal connectors (horizontal mount)
  • 2 mini-SAS SFF8644 external connectors
  • SAS3316 RAID-on-Chip
    • Dual-core 1.2GHz PowerPC 476
    • 16 Native 12Gb/s SAS/SATA ports
  • PCI Express 3.0 host interface
  • 2GB DDR3 cache memory
  • 12Gb/s solutions accelerate performance for next-generation data centers, web and cloud
  • Delivers enterprise-class data protection and security
  • Preserves investment in 6Gb/s and 3Gb/s drives
  • Support for Broadcom Advanced Software options
  • Connect up to 240 3Gb/s, 6Gb/s, or 12Gb/s SATA and SAS devices
Published: 2017-07-27 | Updated: 2022-03-11