2.5in USB 3.0 SATA Hard Drive Enclosure - 9.5/12.5mm HDD
Turn a 2.5in SATA Hard Drive (9.5mm or 12.5mm) into a Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive
Supports both 9.5mm and 12.5mm 2.5" form factor SATA hard drives
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 compliant host interface supporting data transfer rates up to 5Gbps
High Speed USB 2.0 compliant host interface, with transfer rates up to 480Mbps
The SAT2510B12U3 USB 3.0 External SATA Hard Drive Enclosure lets you connect a 2.5in (SATA, SATA II, SATA III) hard drive or solid state drive (SSD) through USB 3.0. Uniquely designed to be able to fit both 9.5mm and high capacity 12.5mm height hard drives for compatibility with virtually any available SATA hard drive. Large capacity drives (tested with up to 1TB) 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 StarTech.com Advantage
- Transfer rates up to 5Gbps with new SuperSpeed USB 3.0, while still backward compatible with older USB 2.0 systems, for a versatile external storage solution
- Supports both 9.5mm and 12.5mm height 2.5in SATA hard drives and powered completely from USB, for a versatile portable enclosure
- Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support
Common Customer Questions
No additional drivers or software required.
- Take advantage of new laptops and desktops with USB 3.0 connectivity
- Turn a high capacity 12.5mm SATA hard drive into portable, external storage
- Create a fast, portable external storage solution for desktops, laptops or netbooks
- Upgrade from a USB 2.0 drive enclosure to faster USB 3.0
- 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
- Retrieve data from old SATA drive, or turn the unused drive into additional external storage space
|Ingram Micro UK||V931624|
|Chipset ID||ASMedia - ASM1051|
|Compatible Drive Types (Type and Rate)||SATA|
|Number of Drives||1|
|Max Drive Capacity||Currently tested with up to 1TB 5400 RPM hard drives|
|Type and Rate||USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s|
|SATA III (6 Gbps)|
|Drive Connectors||1 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle|
|Host Connectors||1 - USB 3.0 Micro-B (10 pin; SuperSpeed) Female|
|OS Compatibility||OS independent; No software or drivers required|
|Special Notes / Requirements|
|System and Cable Requirements||Available USB port|
|LED Indicators||1 - Green - Power & Activity|
|Humidity||10% ~ 90% RH|
|Operating Temperature||0°C to 60°C (32°F to 140°F)|
|Storage Temperature||-20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)|
|Enclosure Type||Aluminum and Plastic|
|Max Drive Height||12.5 mm [0.5 in]|
|Product Height||15 mm [0.6 in]|
|Product Length||140 mm [5.5 in]|
|Product Weight||190 g [6.7 oz]|
|Product Width||75 mm [3 in]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||331 g [11.7 oz]|
|What's in the Box|
|Included in Package||1 - 2.5in USB 3.0 Hard Drive Enclosure|
|1 - USB 3.0 cable|
|1 - Package of screws|
|1 - Screw Driver|
|1 - Instruction Manual|
Enable fast, swappable access to your 2.5in or 3.5in SATA hard drives, through USB 3.0
£50.99 exc VAT
£61.19 inc VAT
Backup and Transfer Data at SuperSpeed USB 3.0 speeds
£54.99 exc VAT
£65.99 inc VAT
Turn a 2.5in SATA hard drive into a USB2.0 or eSATA external hard drive
£23.99 exc VAT
£28.79 inc VAT
Add two flushmount USB 3.0 ports to your ExpressCard-enabled laptop
£45.99 exc VAT
£55.19 inc VAT
Add one internal and one external SuperSpeed USB 3.0 to your PC
£40.99 exc VAT
£49.19 inc VAT
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Frequently Asked Questions
Before You Buy:
- How can I tell if my hard drive enclosure can power my hard drive?
- How do I initialize a brand new hard drive in Windows?
- How do I initialize a brand new hard drive in Mac OSX?
- What do MBR and GPT mean, and when do I use them?
- Everything is hooked up, but nothing is working. What do I do?
- I have installed my new USB device but Mac OSX cannot detect it. What do I do?
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