December 01, 2016
StarTech.com releases new Dual Bay Drive Adapter that increases speed and performance.
Lockbourne, OH - December 1, 2016 - StarTech.com has announced the release of a new Dual Bay Drive Adapter (SKU: 35SAT225S3R) which offers a cost-effective way to upgrade older PCs or servers, and enables users to take advantage of the increased speeds and enhanced performance of two 2.5” SSDs/HDDs. The drive adapter also features RAID support, enabling users to build powerful RAID arrays to achieve larger SSD capacity or data redundancy.
The unique features of the drive adapter center around its ability to install two 2.5” SDDs/HDDs in a 3.5” drive bay. These features are especially valuable for system integrators, builders or installers looking for a cost-effective way to build or upgrade PC and server infrastructure without replacing expensive core IT systems. IT professionals are able to efficiently increase speeds and enhance the performance of legacy systems in a small to medium business or organization.
Additional benefits and features of the Dual Bay Hard Drive Adapter:
- Features hardware RAID - RAID 0, RAID 1, JBOD and spanning to enhance drive performance or add redundancy
- Installs easily into internal or external 3.5” drive bays
- Supports SATA I, II and III (up to 6Gbps)
- TRIM support for stable performance
- Durable aluminum housing
“This product is useful for IT pros and prosumers or enthusiasts who want to build or upgrade a desktop PC or server with two 2.5" HDDs or SSDs in a 3.5" drive bay,” said Scott Burton, Product Manager, StarTech.com. “Support for SSDs provides users with increased drive performance, while the product’s RAID functionality allows users to take advantage of increased drive capacity or data redundancy.”
MSRP for the Dual Bay Drive Enclosure is $74.99 USD, $98.99 CAD or £70.99 GBP (excl. VAT) in the UK.
The Dual Bay Drive Adapter is available now at CDW, Amazon.com, Newegg.com, PC Connection, and Insight and will be distributed by Ingram Micro, SYNNEX, Tech Data, D&H and ASI.