A new version of this product is available.
Please see the FAS8000 page.

Compare products in the new NetApp FAS3200 Series of agile, high-performance data management for medium-size organisations.

All data in this table applies to active-active dual controller configurations.


Features FAS3250 with
Expanded I/O
FAS3270 with Expanded I/O
FAS3220 with
Expanded I/O
FAS3240 with Expanded I/O
FAS3220

FAS3270
Maximum System Capacity 2,880TB 1,920TB 1,920TB
Maximum Drives 720 480 480
Controller Form Factor Dual enclosure HA;
2 controllers in two 3U chassis, total of 6U
Dual enclosure HA;
2 controllers in two 3U chassis, total of 6U
Single enclosure HA;
2 controllers in single 3U chassis
Memory 40GB 24GB 24GB
Maximum Flash Cache 2TB 1TB 1TB
Maximum Flash Pool 4TB 1.6TB 1.6TB
Combined Total Flash 4TB 1.6TB 1.6TB
PCIe Expansion Slots 12 12 4
Onboard I/O: 4Gb FC 4 4 4
Onboard I/O, 6Gb SAS 4 4 4
Onboard I/O: GbE 4 4 4
Storage Networking Supported FC; FCoE; IP SAN (iSCSI); NFS; CIFS/SMB; HTTP; FTP
OS Version Data ONTAP® 8.1.2 and later