StarTech 2.5" SATA/SAS SSD/HDD to 3.5" SATA HDD Converter (Black)

StarTech 2.5" SATA/SAS SSD/HDD to 3.5" SATA HDD Converter (Black)

StarTech 2.5" SATA/SAS SSD/HDD to 3.5" SATA HDD Converter (Black)

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Product Highlights

  • Trayless Design
  • Supports SAS and SATA Drive Type
  • 1 x 2.5" Bay
  • Removable Drive Installation
  • 1 x SFF-8482 Receptacle Connector
  • 1 x SATA Data and Power Combo Plug
  • 1 x LED Power Indicator
  • Plastic Construction with Air Vents
  • Plug & play and Hot-Swap Compatible
  • CE, FCC, and RoHS Compliant
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  • 1Description

The black 2.5" SATA/SAS SSD/HDD to 3.5" SATA HDD Converter from StarTech provides a versatile solution for 2.5" drive installations, enabling you to install a 2.5" SATA/SAS drive in a 3.5" bay, drive drawer caddy/tray, or into a 3.5" drive enclosure. To maximize performance and utilize the full speed potential of your SATA III hard drives, this hard disk drive backplane supports SATA III for transfer speeds up to 6 Gb/s when paired with a compatible controller. This convertor is suitable for drives with a height of up to 15mm, virtually any 2.5" SATA or SAS hard drive can be made to look and function like a 3.5" hard disk drive. It is complete with standard mounting points along the sides and the bottom (including three points along the sides for compatibility with some Dell systems).

The drive converter features a trayless design for simple drive installation and removal. It is constructed of durable and lightweight plastics, with ventilation openings to aid airflow and help keep hard drives running cooler.

Trayless design, where hard drives are not mounted into separate trays/enclosures
Supports 2.5" form factor hard disk drives and solid state drives, up to 15mm in height
Standard 3.5" hard drive mounting points along the sides and the bottom
Power indicator LED
Lightweight plastic construction with air vents
Plug and play and hot-swap compatible
Supports SATA I/II/III (1.5/3.0/6.0 Gb/s)
Support for SAS I/II (3.0/6.0 Gb/s)


Use available 2.5" hard drives in place of a 3.5" hard drive
Install a 2.5" hard drive into a 3.5" hard drive enclosure or backplane
Turn unused 2.5" hard drives into additional storage in a desktop computer
Use large capacity 12.5mm SATA drives as a front bay removable drive
UPC: 065030844932
In the Box
StarTech 2.5" SATA/SAS SSD/HDD to 3.5" SATA HDD Converter (Black)
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Number of Drives 1
    Supported Drive Types SATA revision I/II/III (1.5/3.0/6.0 Gb/s)
    SAS revision I/II (3.0/6.0 Gb/s)
    Number of 2.5" Bays 1
    Drive Installation Removable
    Drive Connectors 1 x SFF-8482 (29-pin, data and power, internal SAS) receptacle
    Host Connectors 1 x SATA data and power combo (7+15-pin) plug
    Indicators 1 x LED power indicator
    Drive Height Maximum: 0.6" (1.5 cm)
    Enclosure Type Plastic
    Compliance CE, FCC, and RoHS
    Dimensions (LxWxH) 5.7 x 3.9 x 1.0" (14.5 x 9.9 x 2.5 cm)
    Weight 4.9 oz (138.9 g)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 0.45 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.6 x 5.6 x 1.3"
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