3.5" SATA Hard Drive Enclosure - eSATA / USB 3.0 - Trayless

Easily connect and hot swap 3.5 in SATA III hard drives, through eSATA or USB 3.0 with UASP support

Product ID: S351BMU33ETG

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  • Easily swap drives in and out as needed with trayless design
  • Quickly access important files
  • Access your files through your preferred interface with support for USB 3.0 and eSATA
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€94.99 EUR
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In stock: 299

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This eSATA enclosure for 3.5 in. SATA HDDs is perfect for office, government, medical, and other personnel who require quick and easy access to important data and files. It is ideal if you need easy access to your data or need to back up, archive, or recover data and multimedia content.

Multiple connectivity options

The external hard drive enclosure supports USB 3.0, also known as USB 3.1 Gen 1, and eSATA, which enables you to access your data through your preferred interface. For fast performance and efficient data transfers, when connected through eSATA, the enclosure supports full SATA III transfer speeds - up to 6Gbps.

For universal compatibility, the enclosure can be connected through USB 3.0 with transfer speeds up 5Gbps, plus support for UASP. The HDD enclosure lets you connect a SATA III (6Gbps) hard drive, but is also compatible with SATA I and II.

Ease of use

The hard drive enclosure enables you to swap drives in and out as needed, with the trayless design. The enclosure is simple to set up and easy to use, with its plug-and-play functionality. It’s is also equipped with an LED light to indicate power and activity.

Compact design works great with your Mac or PC

With a sleek, compact style, this hard drive enclosure is a perfect desktop companion for your Mac or PC. It occupies minimal space and features a fanless design that keeps the enclosure quiet so you to focus on what’s important.

The S351BMU33ETG is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

Applications

  • Retrieve data from an old SATA drive, or turn the unused drive into additional external storage space
  • Hot-swap drives using a single enclosure instead of having to swap separate enclosures
  • Share large files between computers quickly and securely without a network connection
  • Perfect for creative professionals, office, government, and medical personnel, sales executives, teachers, and research scientists who require access to important data and files

Partner Numbers

  • ALSO DEUTSCHLAND GMBH 2977287
  • CMS Distribution V240020
  • Esprinet S351BMU33ETG
  • Exertis 0010186998
  • Exertis IE S10186998
  • Ingram Austria V934314
  • Ingram DK V934314
  • Ingram Finland V934314
  • Ingram Germany V934314
  • Ingram IE V934314
  • Ingram Micro Belgium 4088613
  • Ingram Micro España V934314
  • Ingram Micro France V934314
  • Ingram Micro Italy V934314
  • Ingram Micro Netherlands 4088613
  • Ingram Micro Sweden V934314
  • Ingram Micro UK V934314
  • Ingram Switzerland V934314
  • Tech Data - Belgium 4640587
  • Tech Data - France 4640587
  • Tech Data - Italy 4640587
  • Tech Data - Netherlands 4640587
  • UPC 065030875905

Compatibility

  • OS Independent logo
OS independent; No software or drivers required

Specifications

Warranty Information Warranty 2 Years
Connector(s) 1 - Drive Connectors SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin)
1 - Host Connectors eSATA (7 pin, Data)
USB Type-B (9 pin) USB 3.0
Environmental Operating Temperature 0⁰C to 50°C (32°F to 122°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 55°C (-4°F to 131°F)
Humidity 5% to 65%
Hardware Fan(s) No
Interface USB 3.0 & eSATA
Bus Type USB 3.0 & eSATA
Number of Drives 1
Drive Size 3.5in
Compatible Drive Types SATA
Drive Installation Removable
Number of internal 3.5 inch bays 1
Chipset ID ASMedia - ASM1153E
ASMedia - ASM1456
Indicators 1 - LED Indicators Power/Activity
Packaging Information Shipping (Package) Weight 1.1 kg [2.4 lb]
Package Length 24.0 cm [9.4 in]
Package Width 15.3 cm [6.0 in]
Package Height 100.0 mm [3.9 in]
Performance Maximum Data Transfer Rate 6 Gbps
Type and Rate USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
UASP Support Yes
TRIM Support Yes
4Kn Support Yes
S.M.A.R.T. Support Yes
Type and Rate SATA III (6 Gbps)
Max Drive Capacity Currently tested with up to 10TB 7200 RPM hard drives
Hot Swap Capability Yes
Insertion Rating 50,000 cycles
Physical Characteristics Product Length 21.0 cm [8.3 in]
Product Width 13.5 cm [5.3 in]
Product Height 35.0 mm [1.4 in]
Weight of Product 522.0 g [18.4 oz]
Power Power Source AC Adapter Included
Input Voltage 100 - 240 AC
Input Current 0.8 A
Output Voltage 12V DC
Output Current 2000 mA
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Plug Type M
Power Consumption (In Watts) 24W
Software OS Compatibility OS independent; No software or drivers required
What's in the Box 1 - Included in Package hard drive enclosure
enclosure stand
USB 3.0 cable
eSATA cable
universal power adapter (NA/JP, EU, UK, ANZ)
quick-start guide

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Frequently Asked Questions

Hard Drives

Windows 10 

Before you can access a new or formatted drive in your operating system, you need to initialize it first and then create a partition on the drive. A partition defines an area of the drive to use for storing data. The partition uses a file system (for example, ex-FAT, NTFS, and so on).

Initialize a drive

Note: You typically only need to initialize a drive if the drive is new. If you cannot find an uninitialized drive in Disk Management, skip the following steps and try to partition your device.

  1. Press the Windows key + R, type compmgmt.msc, and click Run to open Computer Management.

  2. Navigate to Disk Management.

  3. When prompted to, initialize your disk(s). If you are running Windows® 7 or later and are using a drive larger than 2TB, initialize the disk(s) with GPT. If you are running an earlier version of Windows, initialize the disk(s) with MBR. For more information, visit the following FAQ: https://www.startech.com/support/faqs/technical-support?topic=hard-drives#mbr-vs-gpt.

  4. Click OK.

Create a partition in a drive

Note: The following steps create an NTFS partition that uses the entire drive space. To use a different file system, select a different option in step 6.

  1. Right-click Unallocated or RAW volume, and select New Simple Volume.

  2. In the New Partition Wizard, click Next.

  3. Select Primary partition.

  4. Leave the partition size set to default, and click Next.

  5. Assign a drive letter or leave it set to the default, and click Next.

  6. Enter the following settings to format the partition:

  • In the File System field, enter NTFS.
  • Set the Allocation unit size to Default.
  • In the Volume label field, enter <your name/reference>.
  • Select the Perform a quick format check box.
  • Clear the Enable file and folder compression check box.
  1. Click Next > Finish.

The new drive should appear in Windows Explorer.

Mac OS

Before you can access a new or formatted drive in your operating system, you need to initialize it first and then create a partition on the drive. A partition defines an area of the drive to use for storing data. The partition uses a file system (for example, HFS+, ex-FAT, NTFS, and so on).

Initialize a drive

Mac OSX detects a drive that needs to be initialized and automatically prompts you to initialize the drive. If you are prompted to initialize the drive, click Initialize. If you are not prompted to initialize the drive and you cannot find the drive in Finder, you will need to create a partition on the drive.

Create a partition on a drive

Note: The following steps create an HFS+ (Mac OS Extended (Journaled)) partition that uses the entire drive space.

To create a partition on a new drive, complete the following:

  1. Open Finder.

  2. Navigate to Applications and click Utilities.

  3. Open Disk Utility.

  4. Select the new drive and click the Partition tab.

  5. Click Options and verify that it is set to GUID Partition Table.

  6. Enter a name for the partition.

  7. Click Partition.

The drive should now be accessible in Finder.

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  • Wiring terminations should not be made with the product and/or electric lines under power.
  • Product installation and/or mounting should be completed by a certified professional as per the local safety and building code guidelines.
  • Cables (including power and charging cables) should be placed and routed to avoid creating electric, tripping or safety hazards.
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