Product ID: SAT2510U3REM
The SAT2510U3REM Removable 2.5" SATA HDD Backup System/Mobile Rack turns a 2.5" SATA HDD/SSD drive into a removable hard drive that can also be used externally as a normal USB 3.0 enclosure.
This 2.5" SATA removable hard drive bay can be mounted into any 3.5" or 5.25" front bay, to provide a hot-swap capable mobile rack. Drives can then be easily installed and removed from the computer system without having to open the computer case every time, providing a convenient method of creating backups that can then be removed for safe keeping/archiving.
When outside of the drive bay, the enclosure can be used as a standard external USB 3.0 hard drive with up to 5 Gbps of data transfer bandwidth (10x more than USB 2.0). This makes the removable 2.5" hard drive bay an excellent accessory for people working with very large files and need to take them on the road.
For even more versatility, StarTech.com offers the SAT2510U3S, an extra 2.5in SATA Hard Drive Enclosure for the SAT2510U3REM, providing multiple enclosures that can be swapped in and out of the main computer. The SAT2510U3REM is also backward compatible with the USB 2.0 model, SAT2510U2S.
The SAT2510U3REM Removable HDD Backup System is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||2 Years|
|Connector(s)||1 - Drive Connectors||SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin)|
|1 - Host Connectors||SATA (7 pin, Data)|
|USB 3.0 Micro-B (10 pin, SuperSpeed)|
|SP4 (4 pin, Small Drive Power)|
|Environmental||Operating Temperature||0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)|
|Storage Temperature||-20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)|
|Humidity||5% ~ 95% RH|
|Front Door Key Lock||No|
|Number of Drives||1|
|Compatible Drive Types||SATA|
|Chipset ID||ASMedia - ASM1053
ASMedia - ASM1456
|Indicators||1 - LED Indicators||Power/Activity (Green)|
|Packaging Information||Package Height||3.1 in [80.0 mm]|
|Package Length||9.3 in [23.7 cm]|
|Package Width||6.1 in [15.5 cm]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||25.3 oz [717.0 g]|
|Performance||Type and Rate||USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s|
|SATA III (6 Gbps)|
|General Specifications||Flammability rating of UL 94 V-0|
|Material||Aluminum and Plastic|
|Max Drive Height||0.4 in [9.5 mm]|
|Product Length||6.5 in [16.5 cm]|
|Product Width||5.7 in [14.6 cm]|
|Product Height||1.6 in [41.6 mm]|
|Weight of Product||14.5 oz [410.0 g]|
|Software||OS Compatibility||OS independent; No software or drivers required|
|Special Notes / Requirements||System and Cable Requirements||Available 3.5" or 5.25" front bay|
|Available internal SATA data connector|
|Available SATA or LP4 Molex internal power connector|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||2.5" SATA enclosure|
|3.5" Front Panel Drive Bay|
|3.5" to 5.25" Front Bay Adapter Bracket|
|15-pin SATA power to 4-pin SP4 small floppy power Adapter Cable|
|4-pin LP4 Molex power to 4-pin SP4 small floppy power Adapter Cable|
|USB 3.0 A to Micro-B Cable|
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When you troubleshoot issues with a hard drive rack, there are some quick tests that you can complete to rule out potential problems. You can test to make sure that the following components are working correctly and are not the source of the issue:
To test your setup components, try the following:
When you test the hard drive and hard drive rack, it is recommended that you do the following:
Note: Formatting a hard drive erases all of the data on it. Make sure that you back up all of your data before you reformat the hard drive.
Note: A formatted hard drive will not show up in Computer or My Computer until it has a drive letter assigned to it.
To confirm that the Mac OS detects your USB device, complete the following:
You may need to refresh the System Information page after you plug in your device. To do so, press Command + R with the System Information page open.
Your USB device is listed according to the name of the chipset. To determine the name of the chipset of your USB device, navigate to www.StarTech.com and look on the Technical Specifications tab for your product.
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