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3.5in USB 3.0 SATA Hard Drive Enclosure w/ Fan

Product ID: SAT3510BU3

Backup and Transfer Data at SuperSpeed USB 3.0 speeds

  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 compliant host interface, with transfer rates up to 5Gbps

  • High Speed USB 2.0 compliant host interface, with transfer rates up to 480Mbps

  • Light-weight and durable aluminum side panels

More Features . . .
  • 80mm cooling fan with On/Off switch

  • Power/Activity LED indicator

  • Compatible with SATA revision 1/2/3 (1.5/3.0/6.0 Gbps) drives

  • Supports 3.5" form factor SATA hard drives (HDD)

  • Compliant with USB Mass Storage Class, Bulk-Only Transport Specifications Rev 1.3

  • Compact, desktop-style form factor

  • Plug-and-Play and Hot-Swap compatible

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The SAT3510BU3 Black USB 3.0 External Hard Drive Enclosure lets you connect a 3.5in SATA hard drive through USB 3.0 - a cutting edge external storage solution that lets you harness the speed and performance supported by the SuperSpeed USB interface. Large capacity drives (tested with up to 4TB) can be used to greatly enhance your computer's storage/backup capabilities.

Supporting data transfer rates of up to 5 Gbps, this external HDD enclosure delivers access to files at lightning fast speeds - 10x that of USB 2.0, and 60% faster than SATA II eSATA. Plus, the USB 3.0 interface is backward compatible with USB revisions 2.0 and 1.1, so the enclosure can be used with older systems that don't support the newest USB standard, at speeds of 480Mbps and 12 Mbps (respectively).

The drive enclosure features a compact, free-standing design that requires minimal desk space, and is equipped with an 80mm fan that helps keep the installed hard drive cool for peak performance.

To ensure compatibility with your computer system, the SAT3510BU3 supports all of the leading operating systems, including: Microsoft Windows® (8/7/Vista/XP/Server 2008/Server 2003), Apple® OSX (10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6), Linux, and Google Chrome OS™.

Backed by 2-year warranty.

The Advantage
  • With transfer rates up to 5Gbps with SuperSpeed USB 3.0 and backward compatibility with older USB 2.0 systems, this versatile hard drive enclosure offers a cost-effective external storage solution
  • Aluminum side panels with a large 80mm cooling fan ensures durability and optimal cooling in almost any situation
  • Backed by a 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support
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Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

  • Take advantage of new laptops and desktops that offer USB 3.0 connectivity
  • Upgrade from a USB 2.0 drive enclosure to a faster USB 3.0 external storage solution
  • Create a fast, portable external storage solution for desktops, laptops or netbooks
  • Add-on extra storage to almost any USB-enabled computer system
  • Backup important data to an external storage device
  • Share large files between computers quickly and securely without a network connection
  • Retrieve data from old SATA drive, or turn the unused drive into additional external storage space
Product Numbers
Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Chipset ID ASMedia - ASM1051
Compatible Drive Types SATA
Drive Installation Fixed
Drive Size 3.5in
Fan Bearing Type Sleeve Bearing
Fan(s) Yes
Fans 1 - 80 mm
Interface USB 3.0
Number of Drives 1
Air Flow Rate 22 CFM
Fan RPM 2500 RPM
Max Drive Capacity Currently tested with up to 2TB hard drives
Noise Level 29 dBA
Type and Rate USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
UASP Support No
Drive Connectors 1 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle
Host Connectors 1 - USB Type-B (9 pin) USB 3.0 Female
OS Compatibility OS independent; No software or drivers required
LED Indicators 1 - Solid - Power, Blinking - Activity
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Input Voltage 110V-240V AC
Output Current 2A
Output Voltage 12 DC
Plug Type M
Power Consumption (In Watts) 24
Power Source AC Adapter Included
Humidity 10~90% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 60°C (32°F to 140°F)
Storage Temperature 0°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Aluminum and Plastic
Product Height 180 mm [7.1 in]
Product Length 143 mm [5.6 in]
Product Weight 580 g [20.5 oz]
Product Width 52.1 mm [2.1 in]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 1090 g [38.5 oz]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - USB 3.0 SATA 3.5in Hard Drive Enclosure
1 - Foam Spacer
1 - 3ft USB 3.0 Cable
1 - Universal Power Adapter
3 - Power Adapter Plug (NA/UK/EU)
1 - Instruction Manual
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Power Adapters (2)

DC Power Adapter - 12V, 2A

DC Power Adapter - 12V, 2A

Replace your lost or failed power adapter

£20.99 exc VAT
£25.19 inc VAT

In stock:   10 Stock
DC Power Adapter - 12V, 5A

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Replace your lost or failed power adapter

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USB 3.0 Cables (4)

SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Cable A to B - M/M

10 ft SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Cable A to B - M/M

Connect to your external devices and transfer data at 10x the speed of USB 2.0

£10.99 exc VAT
£13.19 inc VAT

SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Cable A to B - M/M

£5.99 exc VAT
£7.19 inc VAT

In stock:   57 Stock
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Cable A to B - M/M

6 ft SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Cable A to B - M/M

Connect to your external solutions and transfer data at 10x the speed of USB 2.0

£5.99 exc VAT
£7.19 inc VAT

In stock:   580 Stock
6 ft SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Extension Cable A to A - M/F

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

Extend your USB 3.0 SuperSpeed cable an additional 6 feet

£8.99 exc VAT
£10.79 inc VAT

In stock:   216 Stock
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Rating: 5 /5

USB connected 3.5" 10k RPM 1TB SATA Drive Case

This is the 2nd enclosure I am now using for my 2 10k WD Raptor external SATA drives. Because the 10k drive runs hot, I needed an enclosure with a large fan to keep it cool. I've had the first enclosure for over 2 years without any problems to either the drive or the enclosure.

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