StarTech 3.5" SuperSpeed USB 3.0 SATA Hard Drive Enclosure with Fan (Black)

StarTech 3.5" SuperSpeed USB 3.0 SATA Hard Drive Enclosure with Fan (Black)

StarTech 3.5" SuperSpeed USB 3.0 SATA Hard Drive Enclosure with Fan (Black)

B&H # STSAT3510BU3 MFR # SAT3510BU3
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Product Highlights

  • Supports USB 3.0 / 2.0 / 1.1
  • Lightweight & Durable Aluminum Panel
  • Cooling Fan
  • Power / Activity LED Indicator
  • For 3.5" SATA I / II / III Drives
  • Plug-and-Play
  • Hot- Swappable
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  • 1Description

The black 3.5" SuperSpeed USB 3.0 SATA Hard Drive Enclosure with Fan from StarTech is an external storage solution that allows you to connect a 3.5" SATA hard drive through USB 3.0 and harness the speed and performance supported by the SuperSpeed USB interface. Supporting data transfer rates up to 5 Gb/s, the enclosure allows access to files at lightning fast speeds; 10 times that of USB 2.0 and 60% faster than SATA II eSATA. Furthermore, the enclosure is backwards compatible with USB revisions 2.0 and 1.1, so it can be used with older systems that do not support the current USB standard, at speeds of 480 Mb/s and 12 Mb/s respectively. Large capacity drives (tested with up to 4TB) can be used with the enclosure to significantly enhance your computer's storage / backup capabilities.

The drive enclosure features a compact, free-standing design which requires minimal desk space, and is equipped with a 3.1" (80mm) fan that helps keep the installed hard drive cool for peak performance. This versatile external storage solution is compatible with a broad range of Windows operating systems, as well as Linux.

Supports SuperSpeed USB 3.0 compliant host interface, with transfer rates up to 5 Gb/s
Features high-speed USB 2.0 compliant host interface, with transfer rates up to 480 Mb/s
Equipped with lightweight and durable aluminum side panels
Built-in cooling fan with on / off switch
Power / Activity LED indicator
Compatible with SATA revision I / II / III (1.5 / 3.0 / 6.0 Gb/s) drives
Supports 3.5" form factor SATA hard disk drives
Compliant with USB Mass Storage Class and Bulk-Only Transport Specification Revision 1.3
Features compact and desktop-style form factor
Plug-and-Play and hot-swappable
  • Designed for laptops and desktops that offer USB 3.0 connectivity
  • You can upgrade from a USB 2.0 drive enclosure to a faster USB 3.0 external storage solution
  • You can create a fast and portable external storage solution for desktops, laptops or netbooks
  • Provides add-on storage to almost any USB-enabled computer system
  • You can backup important data to an external storage device
  • Enjoy sharing large files between computers quickly and securely without a network connection
  • You can retrieve data from an old SATA drive or turn an unused drive into additional external storage space
In the Box
StarTech 3.5" SuperSpeed USB 3.0 SATA Hard Drive Enclosure with Fan (Black)
  • 1 x Foam Spacer
  • 1 x 3' (1m) USB 3.0 Cable
  • 1 x Universal Power Adapter
  • 3 x Power Adapter Plugs (NA / UK / EU)
  • 2-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Interface/Data Transfer Rate USB 3.0: 5Gb/s
    Number of Drives 1
    Form Factor 3.5"
    Material Aluminum and Plastic
    Drive Type SATA
    Drive Installation Fixed
    Fan 3.1" (80 mm)
    Fan Bearing Sleeve bearing
    Fan rpm 2500
    Chipset ASMedia - ASM1051
    Maximum Drive Capacity Currently tested with up to 4 TB 5400 rpm hard drives
    Connectors Drive Connectors: 1 x SATA data & power combo (7 + 15-pin) receptacle
    Host Connectors: 1 x SuperSpeed USB 3.0 B (9-pin) female
    RAID No
    LED Indicators Power and Activity
    Compatibility Windows XP (32 / 64-bit) / Server 2003 (32 / 64-bit) / Server 2008 R2 / Vista (32 / 64-bit) / 7 (32 / 64-bit) / 8 (32 / 64-bit)
    Mac OS 10.4 / 10.5 / 10.6
    Air Flow Rate 22 CFM
    Noise Level 29 dBA
    Power Input Voltage: 110 ~ 240 AC
    Output Voltage: 12 DC
    Output Current: 2 A
    Center Tip Polarity: Positive
    Plug Type: M
    RoHS Compliant Yes
    Environmental Operating Temperature: 32 to 140°F (0 to 60°C)
    Storage Temperature: -4 to 158°F (0 to 70°C)
    Relative Humidity: 10 ~ 90%
    Dimensions (LxWxH) 5.6 x 2.1 x 7.1" (143 x 52.1 x 7.1 mm)
    Weight 20.5 oz (580 g)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 2.35 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 9.5 x 8.5 x 3.4"
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