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2.5in Encrypted Hard Drive Enclosure - Portable External HDD Enclosure SATA to USB 3.0

Product ID: S2510BU3PW

Turn a 2.5” SATA Hard Drive or Solid State Drive into an encrypted external hard drive, with touchpad password security

Features
  • Real time 256-bit AES hardware encryption

  • Built-in touchpad

  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 compliant host interface with support for up to 5Gbps of bandwidth

More Features . . .
  • High speed 32-bit ARM-based controller

  • Fits 2.5" form factor SATA drives up to 9.5mm in height

  • Hard drive temperature reporting on most HDD/ SSD

  • Usage timer while connected to the host computer

  • No software or drivers required

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The S2510BU3PW USB 3.0 HDD Enclosure features Touchpad Encryption, enabling you to turn almost any 2.5-inch SATA hard drive (HDD) or solid state drive (SSD) into an AES-encrypted external hard drive. The enclosure supports large capacity hard drives (tested with up to 1TB), maximizing system storage expansion and backup capabilities.

Using an Advanced Encryption Standard algorithm (256-bit AES), all of the data on hard drives installed within the enclosure is securely protected from unauthorized users. Encryption is performed completely in-hardware and real-time, ensuring maximum performance while eliminating the need for complicated software installation. Access to the encrypted content is allowed through the built-in touchpad, so any system that supports a USB storage device can be used to access the data.

The S2510BU3PW encrypted HDD enclosure is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

In the Media
“A clever solution”

If you want to encrypt the data on your external hard disk, then the Startech.com USB 3.0 to 2.5” SATA Enclosure with Encryption is a clever solution.


UK Hardware.info

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“Keeps your data safe and is very fast!”

If you are looking at keeping people from looking at the data stored on your portable drive this is a great solution and one that we easily recommend.


Legit Reviews

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“An attractive option.”

People or organizations that want to protect confidential data will find valuable encryption features in a very sleek package.


CIO

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“A creative way to easily keep your files, specifically those not located right on your computer safe and secure, especially while you’re on the road.”

What’s unique about this StarTech unit is that the encryption does not happen at the operating system level or via software from the computer, instead it’s all done within the hardware in real-time via a 256-bit AES (Advanced Encryption Standard algorithm) encryption and a high speed 32-bit ARM based controller.

Bottom Line: 3.5/5


Canoe.ca

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“Setting the device up is a piece of cake.”

The manual’s step by step format clearly guides you through the procedure, advising you when particular caution needs to be taken, and letting you know about anything you may have been unsure of.

Bottom Line: 4.5 of 5 stars


Click Magazine

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“Smartly and elegantly designed”

Its light weight and slim design makes it highly portable — if need be, fitting in a man’s shirt pocket. It is very easy to install, configure, and operate — entirely intuitive — and it is also beautifully finished on all sides.

Bottom Line: Highly recommended!


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The StarTech.com Advantage
  • Real time 256-bit AES hardware encryption is secure, fast and platform independant, requiring no software or driver installation
  • Access to the encrypted data is allowed through a built-in touchpad, enabling the enclosure to work on virtually any hardware platform that supports USB storage
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 allows for up to 5Gbps of data bandwidth for faster data transfers, while remaining backward compatible with USB 2.0 systems
Common Customer Questions

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Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

Applications
  • Home and/or business users who need to keep secured backups of sensitive documents (e.g. financial)
  • Business travelers who need to keep important documents on a local drive secure, while away from the office
  • Mobile users who want to make sure their sensitive files are kept private
Product Numbers
Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB 3.0
Chipset ID Fujitsu - MB86C311
Compatible Drive Types SATA
Drive Installation Fixed
Drive Size 2.5in
Fan(s) No
Interface USB 3.0
Number of Drives 1
Performance
General Specifications 256-bit AES Hardware Encryption
Hot Swap Capability No
Max Drive Capacity Currently tested with up to 1TB 5400 RPM hard drives
Type and Rate USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
SATA II (3 Gbps)
UASP Support No
Connector(s)
Drive Connectors 1 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle
Host Connectors 1 - USB 3.0 Micro-B (10 pin, SuperSpeed) Female
Software
OS Compatibility OS independent; No software or drivers required
Special Notes / Requirements
Note It is recommended that the enclosure act as a backup to important files, and not as additional storage (unless also regularly backed up), as lost passwords or hardware failure (SATA drive or enclosure) will result in the stored data being unrecoverable.
System and Cable Requirements Available USB 3.0 or 2.0 port
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - OLED Readout Display
Power
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Input Voltage 5 DC
Output Current 1 A
Output Voltage 5 DC
Plug Type H
Power Source Not Included (not required for standard applications)
Environmental
Humidity > 70% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Steel and Plastic
Max Drive Height 0.4 in [9.5 mm]
Product Height 0.6 in [14 mm]
Product Length 4.8 in [123 mm]
Product Weight 3.3 oz [94 g]
Product Width 3 in [77 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 10.9 oz [310 g]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 2.5in SATA Enclosure
1 - USB 3.0 Cable
1 - USB to DC Adapter Cable
1 - Mini Driver and Screw Kit
1 - Carrying Pouch
1 - Cleaning Cloth
1 - Instruction Manual
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USB 3.0 Cables (2)

SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Cable A to Micro B
USB3SAUB1

1 ft SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Cable A to Micro B

Connect a USB 3.0 Micro USB External Hard drive to your computer

$15.99

In stock:   Canada: 83  |  USA: 843

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3 ft Black SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Cable A to Micro B - M/M
USB3SAUB3BK

3 ft Black SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Cable A to Micro B - M/M

Connect a USB 3.0 Micro USB External Hard drive to your computer

$17.99

In stock:   Canada: 50  |  USA: 33

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.

USB 3.0 Cards (2)

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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.

2 Port ExpressCard SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Card Adapter with UASP Support
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2 Port ExpressCard SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Card Adapter with UASP Support

Add 2 USB 3.0 Ports to a Laptop through an ExpressCard Slot

$62.99

In stock:   Canada: 8  |  USA: 61

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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