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Accessory Details

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  • You Pay: $19.00
Product Highlights
  • Ventilated Pocket-Sized Enclosure
  • Accepts 2.5" SATA III HDDs or SSDs
  • Accepts Drives up to 9.5mm in Height
  • USB 3.0 Connectivity
  • USB 2.0 Compatible
  • USB Bus Powered
  • Includes USB Cable and Carrying Sleeve
  • Windows, Mac, & Linux Compatible
More Info

The black Express 2.5" Portable USB 3.0 Enclosure Kit for SATA HDDs & SSDs from OWC / Other World Computing is designed to house a SATA III 6 Gb/s, SATA II 3 Gb/s, or SATA I 1.5 Gb/s hard drive or solid state drive so you can store and carry your music, photos, and personal data wherever you go. You simply insert a 2.5" drive up to 9.5mm in height into the ventilated enclosure to build a portable hard drive. This device supports USB 3.0 connectivity and is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 connectivity.

The Express 2.5" Portable USB 3.0 Enclosure Kit includes a USB 3.0 cable and a carrying sleeve, and is compatible with systems running Windows, Mac, and Linux operating systems. Please be aware that USB bus power is only compatible when a USB 3.0 or 2.0 connection is utilized, and SSDs are only supported via USB 3.0.

Chipset ASMedia 1053e USB 3.0 chipset
Drive Mechanisms Supported Any 2.5" SATA drive up to 9.5mm in height. Please note that bus power is only supported when a USB 3.0 or 2.0 connection is used, and solid state drives are only supported with USB 3.0
Interfaces Supported USB 3.0, 2.0, or 1.1 backwards compatible
Port Configuration 1 x USB 3.0 micro-B port
Max Data Transfer Rate USB 3.0: 500MB/s
Port/Interface Bootability USB 3.0: Supported on USB 3.0 capable Macs and PC's that allow USB 3.0 booting from BIOS
USB 2.0: Supported on Intel Macs and PC's that allow USB 2.0 booting from BIOS
System Requirements Macintosh: OS 8.6 to 9.2.2, OS X 10.2.x or later, including Mavericks 10.9.x and an available USB port. Time Machine compatible with Mac OS X 10.5 and later

PC: Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000, NT, 98, and an available USB port

Linux: Linux compatible via supported the USB interface
Cooling Fanless ventilation
Power Supply Bus power via USB on all models with USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port
Temperature Dependent upon mechanism installed
Relative Humidity Dependent upon mechanism installed
Shock Dependent upon mechanism installed
Vibration Dependent upon mechanism installed
Dimensions (W x D x H) 3.07 x 5.12 x 0.55" (7.80 x 13.0 x 1.40 cm)
Weight 2.0 oz (56 g)
OWC / Other World Computing Express 2.5" Portable USB 3.0 Enclosure Kit for SATA HDDs & SSDs (Black)
  • USB 3.0 Cable
  • Carrying Sleeve
  • Limited OWC 1-Year Warranty with 48-Hour Repair Service