3.5in Silver USB 2.0 One Button IDE External Hard Drive Enclosure


  • One Button Backup Feature

  • Can be setup in minutes, designed for easy installation

  • Compact design and light weight makes the unit extremely portable

More Features . . .
  • Data transfer at rates up to 480 Mbps

  • LED indicators that continuously show the operating status of the hard drive

  • PC and Mac Compatibility (*One-Button feature not available in use with Mac)

  • Saves time - Hot-swap capability allows you to connect and disconnect drives without having to shut down computer

  • Aluminum design cools and protects hard drive

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This USB 2.0 External Hard Drive Enclosure lets you connect a 3.5in IDE hard drive for simple file backups at the touch of a button.

Supporting full hi-speed USB 2.0 data transfer rates of up to 480Mbps between the external hard drive and the computer, the enclosure offers the unique convenience of our One-Button backup feature that lets you pre-define file backups for fast, reliable archiving.

Compatible with either Mac or PC (USB 2.0 connection required), the enclosure/case supports hot-swapping - allowing you to connect and disconnect it as needed without ever having to reboot your computer.

The Hard Drive Enclosure features an attractive aluminum design that helps protect the installed hard drive from physical damage, while providing optimized heat dissipation for a cooler operating environment. Plus, the enclosure features a slim design that makes it extremely portable - a perfect laptop accessory, or solution for mobile PC-to-PC applications.

The StarTech.com Advantage
  • A fast, easy way to store data for both desktop and notebook computers
  • Data transfer at blinding speeds up to 480 Mbps using USB 2.0
  • One-Button feature adds convenience by automating backup and file transfers
  • Sturdy aluminum enclosure is designed to maximize heat dissipation, optimizing performance by keeping the drive running cooler
  • Archive or make backups to existing data for added security
  • Easy add-on storage for business or personal use
  • Ideal for storing data from digital cameras, DV camcorders, MP3 files, computer games or for backing up personal and work documents
  • Share important files and applications between computers
Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Physical Characteristics
Color Silver
Enclosure Type Aluminum
Number of internal 3.5 inch bays 1
1. USB External Storage Case (Hard Drive not included)
Compatibility PC and MAC, One Button Backup will not work on MAC Computers
Data Transfer Rate 480 Mbits/sec
Enclosure Construction Aluminum
Hard Drive Compatible with 3.5” IDE ATA133/66/100
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 480000000
OS Windows 98SE/ME/2000 & XP; MAC OS X
Power 12V DC, 1.5A, center positive
Size Limitation 400GB
Connector Type(s) 1 - USB B (4 pin) Female
LED Indicators 1 - Power / Activity
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 2 lb [0.9 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 1 x 3.5" USB 2.0 IDE Hard Drive Enclosure
1 - Black Enclosure Stand
1 - 3ft USB 2.0 Cable
1 - USB Power Cord
1 - Screw Kit
1 - Driver Software CD
2 ft USB 2.0 A to B Cable - M/M

10 ft USB 2.0 Certified A to B Cable - M/M

Connect USB 2.0 peripherals to your computer


In stock:   USA: 1765  |  Canada: 0
2 ft USB 2.0 A to B Cable - M/M

6 ft USB 2.0 Certified A to B Cable - M/M

Connect USB 2.0 peripherals to your computer


In stock:   USA: 2040  |  Canada: 522

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our US warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our Canadian warehouse.

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