Product ID: M2E1BMU31C
In stock: CA: 596 | US: 20201
This compact M.2 NVMe SSD Enclosure for PCIe SSDs is a highly portable, high-performance data storage solution for your USB-C or Thunderbolt 3 enabled devices.
Leverage the high speeds of your M.2 NVMe drive, with this external SSD enclosure. It delivers USB 3.1 Gen 2 read/write speeds up to 10Gbps, which is nearly twice the capability of traditional M.2 SATA enclosures and USB 3.1 Gen 1. NVMe allows users to take full advantage of the throughput available to USB 3.1 Gen 2, which would not be possible with a SATA drive.
This fan-less aluminum enclosure features ventilation holes for maximum heat dissipation, ensuring your drive operates noiselessly at an optimal temperature to preserve performance.
This slim, pocket-sized enclosure for PCIe based NVMe is specially designed for mobility, with a small form-factor design that fits easily into your laptop bag. Its lightweight, yet durable aluminum housing helps to ensure your drive won’t be damaged while you’re on the move.
The M.2 NVMe enclosure works with tablets, laptops, desktop computers and hosts that are equipped with USB Type-C and Thunderbolt 3 ports. It's also backward compatible with USB 3.1 Gen 1, making it a convenient solution for the office or other workplace environments.
Additionally, the enclosure supports plug-and-play installation, making it the perfect accessory for professionals on the go.
M2E1BMU31C is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||2 Years|
|Connector(s)||Host Connectors||1 - M.2 (PCIe, M-Key, NVMe, NGFF)|
|1 - USB 3.1 USB Type C (10 pin, Gen 2, 10 Gbps)|
|Environmental||Operating Temperature||0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)|
|Storage Temperature||-10°C to 65°C (14°F to 149°F)|
|Humidity||Operation Humidity: 10% ~ 90% RH
Storage Humidity: 5% ~ 95% RH
|Hardware||Interface||USB 3.1 Gen 2|
|Bus Type||USB 3.1 Gen 2|
|Number of Drives||1|
|Drive Size||22 mm - M.2 NVMe|
|Compatible Drive Types||M.2 (PCIe, NVMe, M-Key, NGFF)|
|Supported Drive Height(s)||2230|
|Chipset ID||ASMedia - ASM2362|
|Indicators||LED Indicators||1 - Power & Activity|
|Packaging Information||Package Height||1.4 in [35 mm]|
|Package Length||6.1 in [15.4 cm]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||0.3 lb [0.2 kg]|
|Package Width||4.2 in [10.6 cm]|
|Performance||Maximum Data Transfer Rate||10 Gbps|
|Type and Rate||USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s|
|Type and Rate||NVMe (PCIe Gen 3)|
|General Specifications||Not compatible with M.2 SATA or AHCI based SSDs|
|Physical Characteristics||Product Height||0.5 in [1.3 cm]|
|Product Length||4.3 in [10.8 cm]|
|Weight of Product||2.3 oz [65 g]|
|Product Width||1.6 in [40 mm]|
|Material||Aluminum and Plastic|
|Software||OS Compatibility||OS independent; No software or drivers required|
|Special Notes / Requirements||Note||Windows 7 and earlier Windows versions do not support TRIM with USB storage devices.|
|What's in the Box||Included in Package||1 - Drive Enclosure|
|1 - Set of M.2 Mounting Hardware (Installed)|
|1 - Screwdriver|
|1 - USB-C to USB-C Cable (50 cm)|
|1 - Quick-Start Guide|
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Yes, this device supports the TRIM command. If the OS issues a TRIM command, the command will be passed to the connected device.
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