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USB 3.1 (10Gbps) Adapter Cable for 2.5” SATA Drives - USB-C

Get ultra-fast access to data by connecting a 2.5" SATA SSD/HDD to your laptop’s USB-C port

Product ID: USB31CSAT3CB

  • Quick and easy external drive access through the USB-C port on your laptop
  • Connects directly to a 2.5” SATA SSD/HDD with no accessories required
  • Ultra-portable, powered directly from the USB port
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  • Time-saving data transfer speeds of 10 Gbps with USB 3.1 Gen 2
  • Supports SATA I, II, III (up to 6 Gbps)
  • UASP support for enhanced performance
  • Integrated USB-C cable
$49.99 NZD exc GST
$57.49 NZD inc GST
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Overview

Take advantage of the USB-C™ port on the latest MacBook, Chromebook Pixel™ or other laptop to get quick access to your external drive. This cable-style adapter lets you use the USB Type-C™ port to connect your laptop directly to a 2.5” solid-state drive or hard drive, and access it through ultra-fast USB 3.1 Gen. 2 (10Gbps). It’s fast and easy to connect to your SATA drives, with no additional accessories required.

USB powered for easy portability, the cable-style adapter connects to your laptop's USB-C port letting you access files on a 2.5 inch SSD or HDD.

Ultra-portable with no external power required

You can quickly access your valuable data, wherever you go, using this cable-style adapter. It’s USB powered, so there’s no external adapter required, and features a compact, lightweight design that you can easily tuck into your laptop bag or carrying case.

Convenient drive access

The adapter cable lets you quickly swap HDDs or SSDs without having to install your drives into an enclosure. You can copy or retrieve data from a 2.5" SSD or HDD quickly. It gives you easy access to your drive for data migration, drive cloning and data backup applications, with the fast performance of USB 3.1 Gen 2.

Connect easily, with USB-C

The integrated, easy-to-use USB Type-C connector is small and reversible, which makes for easier insertions. You can connect the plug with either side facing up, which means less risk of damaging your ports, and less frustration.

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.

The USB31CSAT3CB is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

Applications

Mobile technicians who need a quick and easy way to access the data on 2.5” hard drives or solid-state drives

Access any 2.5" hard drive or solid-state drive from your USB-C enabled computer, for data migration or drive cloning

Retrieve data from an old SATA drive

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB 3.1 Gen 2
Chipset ID ASMedia - ASM1351
Compatible Drive Types SATA
Drive Size 2.5in
Interface USB 3.1 Gen 2
Number of 2.5 inch bays 1
Number of Drives 1
Performance
4Kn Support Yes
Hot Swap Capability 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
UASP Support Yes
Connector(s)
Drive Connectors 1 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle
Host Connectors 1 - USB Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.1 (10Gbps) Male
Software
OS Compatibility OS independent; No software or drivers required
Environmental
Humidity 40% ~ 50% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 70°C (32°F to 158°F)
Storage Temperature -10°C to 55°C (14°F to 131°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Plastic
Product Height 0.2 in [5 mm]
Product Length 20 in [508 mm]
Product Weight 1 oz [29.2 g]
Product Width 1.7 in [43 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 1.4 oz [41 g]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - USB 3.1 to SATA 2.5" HDD adapter cable with USB-C
1 - quick start guide
Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

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