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Sabrent USB 3.0 to SATA Solid State, Hard Disk, or Optical Drive Converter

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Product Highlights
  • USB 3.0 Connector
  • Data Transfer Speeds of 5Gbps
  • Works Only with SATA Drives
  • Converts 2.5" or 3.5" Solid Sate Drives
  • Converts 2.5" or 3.5 Hard Disk Drives
  • Converts 5.25" Optical CD/DVD Drives
  • Plug-and-Play
  • Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7 Compatible

The USB 3.0 to SATA Solid State, Hard Disk, or Optical Drive Converter from Sabrent is an excellent way to externally connect and access a SATA drive with your computer via the SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface. This converter features a USB 3.0 connector for inserting into a USB 3.0 port on your computer. This converter supports connections to numerous kinds of SATA drives. It can connect to SATA 2.5" or 3.5" solid state or hard disk drives. It also can connect to SATA 5.25" optical CD/DVD-R/RW drives.

With the USB 3.0 interface, you can transfer data up to a maximum rate of 5Gbps. Installation with this converter doesn't require drivers and is fairly straightforward. Plus, the USB connector is plug-and-play, so you can connect it to your computer and start using it. For a high-speed means of transferring data between an external SATA drive and your computer, this converter just might be the ticket.

This converter can connect to 2.5" or 3.5" hard disk or solid state SATA drives. It can also connect to 5.25" SATA CD/DVD-R/RW drives
With the USB 3.0 interface, you can transfer data up to 5Gbps.
Installation with the converter is plug-and-play, so you need not install drivers to start using it. It's also hot-swappable, so you can unplug the USB 3.0 connector and reconnect it to your computer in one sitting without having to reboot first
The USB 3.0 connector is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1 specifications, so you can connect it to computers that use these older USB versions
The LED lights indicate Power and Activity status
Compatible with 32 or 64-bit versions of Windows 2000, XP, Vista, and 7
Connector 1x  USB 3.0, "Type A"
Backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 specifications
Data Transfer Up to 5Gbps
Drive Types Supported 2.5" SATA solid state or hard disk drives
3.5" SATA solid state or hard disk drives
5.25" SATA CD/DVD-R/RW optical drives
Requirements Operating System: Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7 (32 or 64 bit OS)
Computer with an available USB port
Dimensions Not specified by the manufacturer
Weight Not specified by the manufacturer
Sabrent USB 3.0 to SATA Solid State, Hard Disk, or Optical Drive Converter
  • Power Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • User Manual
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
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    SabrentUSB 3.0 to SATA Solid State, Hard Disk, or Optical Drive Converter
     
    4.2

    (based on 5 reviews)

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    80%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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    • Durable (3)
    • Easy to install (3)

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        5.0

        Sabrent USB 3.0 to SATA Hard Disk

        By rruttger

        from Bemidji, MN

        About Me Frequent User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Durable
        • Easy To Install
        • Quiet

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Multimedia
          • Office

          Comments about Sabrent USB 3.0 to SATA Solid State, Hard Disk, or Optical Drive Converter:

          Like most computer people I have a lot of old hard drives sitting around. This is a handy devise to put them to good use storing photos, music, files etc. What else can I say? it works as advertised. Simple fast setup, like 15 seconds.

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          5.0

          Easy to use

          By Dave in Brooklyn

          from Brooklyn, NY

          About Me Frequent User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Backup
            • Upgrade

            Comments about Sabrent USB 3.0 to SATA Solid State, Hard Disk, or Optical Drive Converter:

            Works easily to connect SATA internal drive via USB 3.0 or 2.0 port.

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            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            USB 3 to SATA Convertor

            By Gregg

            from Woodbridge, VA

            About Me Frequent User

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy To Install

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Home
              • Multimedia
              • Office

              Comments about Sabrent USB 3.0 to SATA Solid State, Hard Disk, or Optical Drive Converter:

              Excellent product and good value. Performs as advertised. I use it to move and organize files. It works very well. I would purchase this item again.

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              1.0

              Do not buy

              By T bone

              from austin TX

              About Me Midrange Shopper

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                    Comments about Sabrent USB 3.0 to SATA Solid State, Hard Disk, or Optical Drive Converter:

                    company advertises that this product will work with DVD drives but when you contact the company you are told it may not work

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal

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                    5.0

                    I would buy this product again.

                    By Karen

                    from Denver, CO

                    About Me Midrange Shopper

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Durable
                    • Easily Viewed
                    • Lightweight

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Productivity

                      Comments about Sabrent USB 3.0 to SATA Solid State, Hard Disk, or Optical Drive Converter:

                      Transferred data and software from one laptop to another effortlessly and in a reasonably short time.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Personal

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