The black 2.5" SATA to USB 3.0 Encrypted Hard Disk Drive Enclosure from StarTech is a portable hard disk drive enclosure that features Touchpad encryption, enabling you to turn almost any 2.5" SATA hard disk drive or solid state drive into an AES-encrypted external hard drive. The enclosure supports large capacity hard drives (tested with up to 1TB), maximizing system storage expansion and backup capabilities.
Using an Advanced Encryption Standard algorithm (256-bit AES), all the data on hard drives installed within the enclosure is securely protected from unauthorized users. The encryption is performed completely in hardware and real-time, ensuring maximum performance while eliminating the need for complicated software installation. Access to the encrypted content is allowed through the built-in Touchpad, enabling the enclosure to work on virtually any hardware platform that supports USB storage.
Features real-time 256-bit AES hardware encryption
Supports SuperSpeed USB 3.0 compliant host interface offering up to 5 Gb/s of bandwidth
Built-in high-speed 32-bit ARM-based controller
Fits 2.5" form factor SATA drives up to 0.4" (9.5mm) in height
Features hard drive temperature reporting on most hard disk drives and solid state drives
Usage timer while connected to the host computer
No software or drivers required
Designed for home and / or business users who need to keep secured backups of sensitive documents (e.g. financial
Ideal for business travelers who need to keep important documents on a local drive secure, while away from the office and mobile users who want to make sure their sensitive files are kept private
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StarTech 2.5" SATA to USB 3.0 Encrypted Hard Disk Drive Enclosure (Black)