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2.5in USB 3.0 External Hard Drive Enclosure with Virtual ISO - Portable External SATA HDD

Product ID: S2510BU3ISO

Turn a 2.5” SATA hard drive into three independent virtual optical drives, or a portable USB 3.0 storage solution

Features
  • Use to mount virtual ROMs, and/or as external storage solution

  • Hardware based ISO emulation

  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 compliant host interface with support for up to 5Gbps of bandwidth

More Features . . .
  • No software or drivers required

  • Fits 2.5" form factor SATA drives up to 9.5mm in height

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ID: S2510BU3ISO

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ISO drive emulation is an ideal solution for computers that do not have optical drives (i.e Ultrabooks™, Netbooks). Using hardware based ISO emulation, the S2510BU3ISO USB 3.0 HDD Virtual ISO Enclosure allows you to easily create and mount up to 3 different virtual Blu-ray/DVD/CD ROM images, ensuring maximum performance while eliminating the hassle and expense of complicated virtual ISO software.

This enclosure lets you turn almost any 2.5-inch SATA hard drive (HDD) or solid state drive (SSD) into an external virtual ROM drive through a USB port (optimal performance with USB 3.0, backward compatible with USB 2.0).

The enclosure supports large capacity hard drives (up to 2TB), and also doubles as a standard external hard drive enclosure that can be used to maximize system storage expansion and backup capabilities.

The S2510BU3ISO virtual ISO HDD enclosure is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech.com Advantage
  • Hardware based ISO emulation is fast and platform independent, requiring no software or driver installation
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 allows for up to 5Gbps of data bandwidth for faster data transfers, while remaining backward compatible with USB 2.0 systems
Common Customer Questions

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Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

Applications
  • Useful in help desk environments to install/reimage software and operating systems on computers that do not have optical drives (i.e. Ultrabooks, Netbooks)
  • Store up to 3 ISO files of frequently installed applications for ease of portability
  • Expand a systems storage capacity with an external drive for backup/archiving
Product Numbers
Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB 3.0
Chipset ID Fujitsu - MB86C311
Compatible Drive Types SATA
Drive Installation Fixed
Drive Size 2.5in
Interface USB 3.0
Number of Drives 1
Performance
Hot Swap Capability No
Max Drive Capacity 2TB
Type and Rate USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
SATA II (3 Gbps)
UASP Support No
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - USB 3.0 Mini-B (10 pin, SuperSpeed) Female
Drive Connectors 1 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Female
Software
OS Compatibility OS independent; No software or drivers required
Special Notes / Requirements
Note For ISO functionality, the drive must be configured to MBR and have a NTFS formatted partition on it
System and Cable Requirements Available USB 3.0 or 2.0 port
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - HDD
1 - iSO_1
1 - iSO_2
1 - iSO_3
Power
Power Source USB-Powered
Environmental
Humidity 5-90% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 60°C (32°F to 140°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 60°C (-4°F to 140°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Plastic
Max Drive Height 9.5 mm [0.4 in]
Product Height 16 mm [0.6 in]
Product Length 78 mm [3.1 in]
Product Weight 75 g [2.6 oz]
Product Width 135 mm [5.3 in]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 180 g [6.4 oz]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - USB 3.0 2.5" SATA HDD Enclosure w/ ISO
1 - 31in USB 3.0 Cable
1 - Carrying Pouch
1 - Instruction Manual
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USB 3.0 Cables (5)

1m Blue SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Extension Cable A to A - M/F
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1m Blue SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Extension Cable A to A - M/F

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10,79 € inc VAT

5 ft Desktop SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Extension Cable - A to A M/F
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5 ft Desktop SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Extension Cable - A to A M/F

Extend a USB 3.0 port from the back of your computer to your desktop

13,99 € exc VAT
16,79 € inc VAT

6 ft Black SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Extension Cable A to A - M/F
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6 ft Black SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Extension Cable A to A - M/F

Extend your USB 3.0 SuperSpeed cable by up to an additional 6 feet

9,99 € exc VAT
11,99 € inc VAT

6 ft SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Extension Cable A to A - M/F
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Extend your USB 3.0 SuperSpeed cable an additional 6 feet

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11,99 € inc VAT

USB 3.0 Cards (7)

2 Port Flush Mount ExpressCard 54mm SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Card Adapter with UASP Support
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2 Port Flush Mount ExpressCard 54mm SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Card Adapter with UASP Support

Add two flushmount USB 3.0 ports to your ExpressCard-enabled laptop

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71,99 € inc VAT

2 Port ExpressCard SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Card Adapter with UASP Support
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Add 2 USB 3.0 Ports to a Laptop through an ExpressCard Slot

44,99 € exc VAT
53,99 € inc VAT

2 Port PCI SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Adapter Card with SATA Power
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2 Port PCI SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Adapter Card with SATA Power

Add 2 SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports to a computer through a PCI slot

81,99 € exc VAT
98,39 € inc VAT

4 Port PCI SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Adapter Card with SATA / SP4 Power
PCIUSB3S4

4 Port PCI SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Adapter Card with SATA / SP4 Power

Add 4 SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports to a computer through a PCI slot

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2 port PCI Express SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Card with UASP Support - 1 Internal 1 External
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Add one internal and one external SuperSpeed USB 3.0 to your PC

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4 Port PCI Express PCIe SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Controller Card Adapter with UASP -  SATA Power
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4 Port PCI Express PCIe SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Controller Card Adapter with UASP - SATA Power

Add 4 external USB 3.0 ports to a low profile or standard computer, through PCI Express

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1 Port Flush Mount ExpressCard SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Card Adapter with UASP Support
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Add a USB 3.0 port connection that inserts flush into a laptop ExpressCard slot

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