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USB 3.1 (10 Gbps) Enclosure for 2.5” SATA Drives

Get ready for ultra-fast USB 3.1 Gen 2 data storage using your 2.5” SSD or HDD

Product ID: S251BMU313

  • Create an ultra-fast USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10 Gbps) storage solution for a single 2.5” SSD or HDD drive
  • Supports SATA I, II and III (up to 6 Gbps)
  • Compact, portable design in a sleek brushed aluminum enclosure
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  • UASP support for enhanced performance
  • Powered directly from the USB port
  • USB A to Micro B cable for easy compatibility
  • Backward compatible with USB 3.0, 2.0 and 1.x
43,99 € EUR
VAT not included in the price
32+ In stock
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Overview

Now, access your data in record time with the superior performance of USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10 Gbps). This single-drive enclosure gives you a powerful external storage solution.

Photo of StarTech.com USB 3.1 Gen 2 aluminum enclosure (S251BMU313) on laptop bag showing easy portability

Ultra fast, ultra portable data storage

The enclosure turns your 2.5in SATA solid-state or hard drive into ultra-fast, ultra portable data storage. Its lightweight, compact design allows it to be tucked easily into a laptop bag or carrying case. Engineered with a durable and sleek brushed aluminum housing, it’s equipped to keep your data safe and secure wherever you go.

Harness the speed of USB 3.1 Gen 2

USB File Transfer Rates diagram shows USB 3.1 Gen 2 at 10 Gbps is twice the speed of USB 3.0  at 5 Gbps

USB 3.1 Gen 2 gives you greater bandwidth and speed with file transfer rates of up to 10 Gbps - twice the speed of USB 3.0 (USB 3.1 Gen 1) technology. It lets you leverage the high performance of the latest SSDs and hard drives, while alleviating bottlenecks in your data transfers.

Powered directly from the USB port

The enclosure connects easily to a host computer through USB 3.1 Gen 2, with no external power required. It is equipped with a USB A to Micro B cable, providing backward compatibility with existing USB ports or hardware. It also provides UASP support for enhanced performance.

The S251BMU313 is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

Applications

Take advantage of new laptops and desktops with ultra-fast USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10 Gbps) connectivity

Create a fast, portable external storage solution for desktops, laptops or netbooks with this metal enclosure, providing durable performance in demanding environments

Use your SATA SSD/HDDs at maximum speed

Back up important data to an external storage device

Share large files between computers quickly and securely without a network

Retrieve data from old SATA drive, or turn the unused drive into additional external storage space

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB 3.1 Gen 2
Chipset ID ASMedia - ASM1351
Compatible Drive Types SATA
Drive Installation Fixed
Drive Size 2.5in
Fan(s) No
Interface USB 3.1 Gen 2
Number of Drives 1
Performance
4Kn Support Yes
Max Drive Capacity Currently tested with hard drives up to 2TB at 7200 RPM
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 10 Gbps
TRIM Support Yes
Type and Rate USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s
SATA III (6 Gbps)
UASP Support Yes
Connector(s)
Drive Connectors 1 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Female
Host Connectors 1 - USB 3.1 USB Type Micro-B (10 pin, Gen 2, 10 Gbps) Female
Software
OS Compatibility OS independent; No software or drivers required
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - Power & Activity
Power
Power Source USB-Powered
Environmental
Humidity Operation Humidity: 10% ~ 90% RH
Storage Humidity: 5% ~ 95% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Storage Temperature -10°C to 65°C (14°F to 149°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Aluminum
Max Drive Height 9.5 mm [0.4 in]
Product Height 12 mm [0.5 in]
Product Length 123 mm [4.8 in]
Product Weight 78 g [2.8 oz]
Product Width 75 mm [3 in]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 164 g [5.8 oz]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - USB 3.1 to SATA enclosure
1 - USB 3.1 A to Micro B cable - 18 inches
1 - 7mm - 9.5mm SSD spacer
1 - protective case
4 - assembly screws
1 - screwdriver
1 - quick start guide
Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

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