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The NewerTech eSATA to USB 3.0 Adapter from OWC offers high-bandwidth USB 3.0 performance and provides SuperSpeed data rates of up to 5 Gb/s. It comes with a plug-and-play option, where you connect your eSATA drive enclosure to the adapter and then plug the adapter into the computer's USB 3.0 port.
Note: The adapter can be used to connect an eSATA equipped external drive to a USB 3.0 port on a computer. It does not work in reverse and will not allow a USB 3.0 equipped external drive to connect to an eSATA port on a computer. This adapter does not support port multiplication
Supports SATA revision 3.x
It offers SuperSpeed data rates of up to 5.0 Gb/s
Supports 2.5" and 3.5" eSATA hard disk drives and SSDs
Plug-and-play, no software installation
Backwards compatible with previous versions of USB 2.0/1.1
Backwards compatible with previous versions of eSATA devices (3.0 Gb/s and 1.5 Gb/s)
In the Box
OWC / Other World Computing NewerTech eSATA to USB 3.0 Adapter
One USB 3.0 Cable (Type A to Type A)
Limited 1-Year Warranty
Table of Contents
1 x eSATA
1 x 3.0 USB
Data Transfer Speed
Up to 5 Gb/s
Mac: Notebook or desktop Mac with an available and supported USB 3.0 port (USB 3.0 recommended)
Mac OS X 10.2.8 or later
Windows: Notebook or desktop PC with an available USB 3.0 port (USB 3.0 recommended)
Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7 or later
USB 3.0 cards (OWC tested and qualified)
PCIe for Desktops
USB 3.0 HighPoint RocketU host adapter
USB 3.0 SuperSpeed host adapter
USB 3.0 2-port CalDigit PCIe card
USB 3.0 Sonnet Allegro PCIe card
Some older operating systems, as well as computers not equipped with a USB 3.0 port, will not support the speed improvements of USB 3.0, but will still work with the adapter via USB 2.0 standards.