Note: We advise you only to download the SoftRAID software on a Mac, not a mobile device
The latest version of SoftRAID and SoftRAID Lite is version 5.6.1. It is the version we recommend for all users and is required if you plan to run macOS 10.12 Sierra. Read the release notes for SoftRAID 5.6.1 here
If you are not already a SoftRAID customer, or you are trying to decide whether to upgrade/update to the full version of SoftRAID, use the chart below to decide which version is best for you and then click the link to download.
Remember you can always try the full version absolutely FREE for 30 days
Note: This is the unrestricted version of SoftRAID. If you have a SoftRAID for ThunderBay or SoftRAID Lite for ThunderBay license, you'll need to download the ThunderBay version here.
RAID Levels Supported
Email Notification of Errors
Command Line Interface
Stripes (RAID 0), Mirrors (RAID 1),
RAID 4, RAID 5, RAID 1+0
Stripes (RAID 0),
Mirrors (RAID 1)
A full comparison of SoftRAID vs SoftRAID Lite can be found here
After you download SoftRAID or SoftRAID Lite, just copy the application to your volume. The SoftRAID and SoftRAID Lite applications will install all the necessary software the first time you run them.
If you have not yet upgraded to SoftRAID version 5, you can download the last release of version 4. This is version 4.5.4.
• SoftRAID version 4.5.4 is not compatible with Mac OS X 10.10 or later. Please upgrade to SoftRAID 5 before installing Mac OS X 10.10 or 10.11.
• There will be no future releases of version 4 as all our development and testing efforts are focused on future releases of SoftRAID version 5.