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2.5in Silver USB 2.0 to IDE External Hard Drive Enclosure

Product ID: IDE2510U2

Turn a 2.5in IDE drive into an external storage device with USB 2.0 connectivity

Features
  • Light-weight, durable aluminum construction

  • High Speed USB 2.0 compliant host interface, with transfer rates up to 480 Mbps

  • Power/activity LED

More Features . . .
  • Compatible with PATA (IDE) 66/100/133 Mbps drives

  • Supports 2.5" form factor IDE hard drives

  • Powered directly from the USB ports

  • Compact, portable design

  • Includes a protective carrying pouch

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This USB 2.0 to IDE 2.5 in. External Hard Drive Enclosure lets you transform virtually any 2.5in IDE notebook hard drive into the perfect portable storage solution.

Ideal for storing digital multimedia and other demanding applications, the IDE hard drive enclosure allows you to get the most out of your hard drive, connecting to a host computer using USB 2.0 (also backward compatible with USB 1.1), for maximum data transfer rates of up to 480Mbps.

A truly portable solution, the enclosure features lightweight yet durable aluminum construction, as well as a small form factor design that fits perfectly into your pocket or notebook bag when not in use. To eliminate the hassle of having to find a power outlet when you're ready to back up your data or load your stored files, the enclosure requires no external power supply, as it's powered through USB connection to the host computer.

The StarTech.com Advantage
  • A compact, aluminum chassis construction makes for a light-weight and easily portable storage solution with optimal heat dissipation characteristics
  • USB 2.0 transfer rates up to 480 Mbps and ability to draw power from up to two USB ports, means fast access without reliance on an external power source
  • Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support
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Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

Applications
  • Create a fast, ultra portable external storage solution for laptops or netbooks
  • Add-on storage to any USB enabled computer system
  • Backup data to an external storage device
  • Retrieve data from old laptop drive, or turn the unused drive into additional external storage space
Product Numbers
Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB 2.0
Chipset ID Genesys Logic - GL811E
Compatible Drive Types IDE (ATA)
Drive Installation Fixed
Drive Size 2.5in
Fan(s) No
Interface USB 2.0
Number of Drives 1
Performance
Max Drive Capacity 160GB @ 5400 RPM
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 480Mbps
RAID No
UASP Support No
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - USB Mini-B (5 pin) Female
Software
OS Compatibility OS independent; No software or drivers required
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - Green: Power / Red: Drive Activity
Power
Input Voltage 5 DC
Power Source Not Included (not required for standard applications)
Environmental
Humidity 0~90% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 60°C (32°F to 140°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Silver
Enclosure Type Aluminum
Max Drive Height 0.4 in [9.5 mm]
Product Height 0.4 in [10 mm]
Product Length 4.7 in [120 mm]
Product Weight 2.2 oz [62.1 g]
Product Width 3 in [75 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 0.5 lb [0.2 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 2.5in IDE Enclosure
1 - USB 2.0 Y-Cable
1 - Protective Case
1 - Screw Kit
1 - Mini Screwdriver
1 - Instruction Manual
USB Y Cable for External Hard Drive - USB A to mini B
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1 ft USB Y Cable for External Hard Drive - USB A to mini B

Connect and power your external mini-USB equipped hard drive through two standard USB ports on your computer

$6.99

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USB Y Cable for External Hard Drive - USB A to mini B
USB2HABMY3

3 ft USB Y Cable for External Hard Drive - USB A to mini B

Connect and power your external mini-USB equipped hard drive through two standard USB ports on your computer

$10.99

In stock:   Canada: 204  |  USA: 2693

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USB Y Cable for External Hard Drive - USB A to mini B
USB2HABMY6

6 ft USB Y Cable for External Hard Drive - USB A to mini B

Connect and power your external mini-USB equipped hard drive through two standard USB ports on your computer

$10.99

In stock:   Canada: 32  |  USA: 507

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

Mini USB 2.0 Cable - USB-A to Mini B - M/M
USB2HABM10

10 ft USB 2.0 Cable - USB A to Mini B

Connect your (USB Mini) portable device to a host computer through a standard USB 2.0 type-A slot

$10.99

In stock:   Canada: 147  |  USA: 1644

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

Mini USB 2.0 Cable - USB-A to Mini B - M/M
USB2HABM6

6 ft Mini USB Cable - A to Mini B

Connect your (USB Mini) portable device to a host computer through a standard USB 2.0 type-A slot

$10.99

In stock:   Canada: 170  |  USA: 7334

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

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