Discontinued - 5.25in Bay Mounted 2.5in and 3.5in SATA Hard Drive Docking Station
Easily connect and swap 2.5in and 3.5in SATA drives from a 5.25in front bay
Supports one 2.5" and one 3.5" SATA form factor hard drive (HDD) or solid state drive (SSD) simultaneously
Fits into a single 5.25" drive bay
Dust resistant drive door design
May be in stock with Resellers/Distributors
This SATA hard drive dock/docking station can be mounted internally in a 5.25in computer drive bay, to provide simple access to 2.5in or 3.5in SATA hard drives.
Featuring a convenient trayless design, the internal hard drive dock doesn't require that hard drives be mounted in an enclosure, saving time and hassle. Once the docking station is connected to the host computer, it's as simple as inserting the desired SATA hard drive into the slot(s) as needed for full access to the hard drive(s) as though installed conventionally within the computer case.
To maximize performance and utilize the full speed potential of your SATA III hard drives, this HDD Backplane supports SATA III for transfer speeds up to 6 Gbps when paired with a compatible controller.
The HDD dock accommodates both 2.5in and 3.5in SATA hard drives and can support one of each at the same time. Plus, when the 3.5in slot is not in use, two 2.5in drives can be inserted simultaneously.
The 5.25in bay-mounted SATA Hard Drive Dock features front panel power control, allowing you to power the drives on/off as needed.
The StarTech.com Advantage
- Patented internal SATA dock design supports both a 2.5" and a 3.5" SATA drive in a single 5.25" drive bay
- Maximize performance, with file transfer speeds up to 6Gbps when paired with SATA III HDD and controller
- Easily add two SATA hard drives to a system with an available external 5.25" bay
- System builders who need to image drives quickly and efficiently
- Environments where drives need to be replaced/removed regularly, without external protection for the drives required after removal
- Be able to replace/remove individual drives from a storage array with minimal or no system down time
|Compatible Drive Types (Type and Rate)||SATA|
|Drive Size||2.5in & 3.5in|
|Number of Drives||2|
|Hot Swap Capability||Yes|
|Max Drive Capacity||Tested up to 2.0 TB|
|Type and Rate||SATA III (6 Gbps)|
|Drive Connectors||2 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle|
|Host Connectors||2 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Plug|
|Special Notes / Requirements|
|Note||Hot-swap capabilities are a function of the SATA controller that the dock is connected to. If hot-swappable, then the hard drive can be removed and replaced without the need to restart the operating system.|
|LED Indicators||2 - Power/Activity|
|Product Height||1.7 in [42 mm]|
|Product Length||5.7 in [145 mm]|
|Product Weight||8.5 oz [240 g]|
|Product Width||4.3 in [108 mm]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||15.9 oz [450 g]|
|What's in the Box|
|Included in Package||1 - SATA Docking Station|
|2 - SATA 15 pin Power Cables|
|2 - SATA 7 pin Data Cables|
|4 - Mounting Screws|
|1 - Instruction Manual|
Hot-swap any 3.5in SATA hard drive easily from any computer with a 5.25in bay
Easy, trayless removal and insertion of dual 2.5in SATA hard drives from single 3.5in bay
Add safe and reliable swappable storage from a single 5.25in front bay
Hot swap up to four 3.5in SATA hard drives in seconds
Provides safe handling and anti-static protection for most 2.5in hard drives
Power your Internal SATA hard drive from an LP4 / Molex connector on your Power Supply
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