The RED STATION (Mini) – USB 3.0 Upgrade provides added protection that prevents the small chance of an over-current situation. When you upgrade, you may experience slightly faster write speeds when using the DSMC AC Power Adaptor.
The RED STATION (Mini) – USB 3.0 Upgrade is not user-installable and the upgrade must be performed at RED Headquarters.
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Any RED STATION REDMAG 1.8” (Mini) – USB 3.0 invoiced on or before August 20, 2012 is eligible for this upgrade.
Any RED STATION REDMAG 1.8” (Mini) – USB 3.0 invoiced after August 20, 2012 was upgraded during manufacturing and does not need this upgrade.
If the RED STATION REDMAG 1.8" (Mini) – USB 3.0 is under warranty, RED covers shipping to and from RED. If the RED STATION REDMAG 1.8" (Mini) – USB 3.0 is not under warranty, you are responsible for shipping to and from RED. RED recommends that you use a traceable and insurable carrier when shipping to RED.
The turnaround time is 3 to 5 business days.
NOTE: The turnaround time does not include the transit time to and from the drop-off RED facilities.
NOTE: Any other offered or requested service options are processed separately and add to the anticipated turnaround time.
Request the Update
To request the RED STATION REDMAG 1.8" (Mini) – USB 3.0 Upgrade, submit an RMA Support request.