Biometric Enclosure - Encrypted USB 3.0 2.5" SATA Hard Drive Enclosure - Fingerprint/Password Access - 256-bit AES Data Encryption - Secure External USB 3.1 Gen 1 to HDD/SSD

External SSD / HDD Enclosure | USB 3.0 | Aluminum

Product ID: S251BMU3FP

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  • DATA ENCRYPTION & BIOMETRIC SECURITY: Encrypted Hard Drive Enclosure that has 256-bit AES Data Encryption & secure access to external drive by fingerprint or master password to protect sensitive data
  • BROAD DRIVE COMPATIBILITY: USB 3.0 (5Gbps) 2.5" SATA Drive Enclosure supports any SATA I/II/III HDD/SSD (5 mm to 9.5 mm) for fast data transfer speeds; 50 cm USB 3.0 Cable (USB-A to Micro-B) included
  • SECURE FILE ACCESS: Once the USB 3.1 Gen 1 Enclosure is unlocked w/ the master password, an intuitive interface lets you manage up to 8 fingerprints & permissions so multiple users can share the drive
Your price
$220.99 NZD excl. GST
$254.14 NZD incl. GST

Protect your sensitive data from unauthorized access wherever you go, with this encrypted hard drive enclosure for 2.5” SATA SSDs and HDDs. It encrypts the data on your hard drive and utilizes the latest biometric technology to limit users through fingerprint access. 

Secure Protection for Your Data 

The external SSD/HDD enclosure provides reliable protection against data leaks through secure data encryption. It utilizes hardware-based 256-bit encryption, based on the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES-256), one of the most secure encryption methods. 

Fingerprint Access 

With the encrypted hard drive enclosure, you can limit data access to pre-authorized individuals, by storing up to eight fingerprints for fingerprint access. There is also one master password making it easy to configure, manage and change fingerprint profiles. 

Easy and Versatile Portable Storage 

Add portable external data storage to your USB-A or USB-C laptop or tablet with the encrypted SSD / HDD enclosure (two cables included). The enclosure is powered by the USB port on your device, so no external power is required.  

Your 2.5” SATA drive (7mm to 9.5 mm in height) slides easily into the sleek and durable aluminum enclosure, ventilated to help ensure an optimum operating temperature. Take the compact enclosure with you anywhere you go - to the office, hospital, lab, or out in the field, to access your data securely. 

Fast Performance 

The encrypted drive enclosure supports USB 3.0 transfer speeds up to 5Gbps. The 2.5” SATA hard drive enclosure supports SATA I/II/III, ensuring you can achieve high performance while accessing your SATA SSD externally.  

The TAA compliant S251BMU3FP is backed by a StarTech.com 5-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.   

Applications

  • When travelling on business, protect proprietary files from unauthorized access
  • Protect medical files, customer data, and other sensitive information from data leaks

Partner Numbers

  • Ingram Micro New Zealand 4904189
  • UPC 065030882644

Compatibility

  • OS Independent logo
The configured enclosure is OS independent. The Fingerprint management app is only supported by Windows (7, 8.1, 10).

Specifications

Warranty Information Warranty 2 Years
Connector(s) Drive Connectors 1 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin)
Host Connectors 1 - USB 3.1 USB Type Micro-B (10 pin, Gen 1, 5 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 5-95% RH
Hardware Fan(s) No
Interface USB 3.0
Bus Type USB 3.0
Number of Drives 1
Drive Size 2.5in
Compatible Drive Types SATA
Drive Installation Fixed
Chipset ID Initio Corporation - INIC-3637e
Indicators LED Indicators 1 - Power & Activity
3 - Fingerprint Access Status (Waiting/Error/Correct)
Packaging Information Package Height 1.6 in [40 mm]
Package Length 6.9 in [17.5 cm]
Shipping (Package) Weight 0.5 lb [0.2 kg]
Package Width 5.2 in [13.2 cm]
Performance Maximum Data Transfer Rate 5 Gbps
Type and Rate USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
UASP Support No
TRIM Support No
4Kn Support No
Type and Rate SATA III (6 Gbps)
Insertion Rating 10,000
MTBF 161709 Hrs
General Specifications Fingerprint Access - Up to 8 Fingerprints
Physical Characteristics Color Black
Product Height 0.7 in [1.7 cm]
Product Length 3.0 in [7.7 cm]
Weight of Product 3.4 oz [95 g]
Product Width 4.7 in [120 mm]
Material Aluminum and Plastic
Max Drive Height 9.5
Power Power Source USB-Powered
Software OS Compatibility The configured enclosure is OS independent. The Fingerprint management app is only supported by Windows (7, 8.1, 10).
Special Notes / Requirements Note For security reasons the data on a drive used in this enclosure cannot be recovered if the password is lost, please back up any data that cannot be replaced when using this drive enclosure.
What's in the Box Included in Package 1 - Fingerprint-Encrypted Enclosure
1 - 50 cm USB-C to USB-Micro B Cable
1 - 50 cm USB-A to USB-Micro B Cable
1 - Micro Screwdriver
1 - Drive Installation Screw Kit
1 - User Manual

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Safety Measures

  • If product has an exposed circuit board, do not touch the product under power.
  • If Class 1 Laser Product. Laser radiation is present when the system is open.
  • 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.
*Product appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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