2.5in USB 3.1 Gen2 Tool Free SATA SSD / HDD Drive Enclosure
Add fast and portable data storage to your USB Type-C enabled MacBook, Chromebook Pixel and Modern Laptops.
Take your valuable data with you wherever you go. This single drive enclosure for 2.5" SSDs/HDDs lets you utilize the USB-C port on your MacBook, Chromebook Pixel™, Dell™ Latitude 11 5000 Series 2-in-1, or other device to add ultra-fast, ultra-portable data storage. Compact and easily portable, this tool-less enclosure provides external data storage for laptops with a USB-C port.
Tool-free and lightweight for ultimate portability
The enclosure's compact design and lightweight construction provides a highly portable solution for adding external data storage to any device with USB-C™. It tucks easily into a laptop bag or carrying case for portable storage, and it's completely tool-free so you can install your drives quickly on the fly. The enclosure is powered directly from the USB port, with no external power required, so there's no need to carry along an adapter.
The enclosure connects easily to the USB-C port on your laptop to provide external data storage Connect with ease through USB-C. The drive enclosure comes with a USB-C to Micro B cable. The USB Type-C connector is small and reversible, which makes for easier insertions. You can connect the USB-C plug quickly with either side facing up, which means less risk of damaging your ports and less frustration. Maximize the performance of your 2.5" SATA drives.
With support for SATA I, II and III and large capacity drives (tested with hard drives up to 2TB), this USB-C enclosure is compatible with virtually any 2.5in. SATA hard drive or solid-state drive. The enclosure delivers USB 3.1 Gen2 performance with data transfer speeds of up to 10Gbps, letting you leverage the high performance of the latest SSDs and hard drives while alleviating bottlenecks in your data transfers. It's also enhanced with UASP, which increases read and write speeds, to utilize the full potential of your SATA III drives.
Harness the speed of USB 3.1
USB File Transfer Rates diagram shows USB 3.1 Gen2 at 10 Gbps is twice the speed of USB 3.0 / USB 3.1 Gen1 at 5 Gbps. USB 3.1 Gen2 ports give you greater bandwidth and speed with file transfer rates of up to 10Gbps; twice the capability of older USB 3.0 / USB Gen1 technology.
2 Year Manufacturer Limited Warranty
The S251BU31315 is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
- Tool-free design and lightweight enclosure for easy installation and convenient portability
- Take advantage of new laptops and tablets that feature a USB-C port and ultra-fast USB 3.1 (10Gbps) connectivity
- Create fast, portable external storage for MacBook, Chromebook Pixel, Dell Latitude 11 5000 Series 2-in-1 and other devices
- Use your SATA SSD/HDDs at maximum speed
- Back up important data to an external storage device
- Share large files between computers quickly and securely without a network
- Retrieve data from an old SATA drive, or turn the unused drive into additional external storage space
|Make & Model||Startech 22.5in USB 3.1 Gen2 Tool Free SATA SSD / HDD Drive Enclosure|
|USB Interface||USB 3.1 Gen2 (10Gbps)|
|Data Rates||Transfer rates are typically limited by the speed of your SATA III storage drive
USB 3.1 Gen2 supports up to 10Gbps transfers rates, port to port
|UASP||UASP supported for enhanced real world data transfer rates|
|Chipset||ASMedia ASM1351 Chipset|
|Temperature||Operating: 0 ~ 40° C
Storage: -10 ~ 65° C
|Humidity||Operating: 10 ~ 90% RH, non-condensing
Storage: 5 ~ 95% RH, non-condensing
|Cabling||1x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A to Micro-B cable, 500mm|
|Power||USB 3.1 Gen2 Bus Powered
No power supply included or required
|Dimensions||132 x 88 x 15mm|
- 1x USB 3.1 to 2.5" SATA HDD enclosure
- 1x USB Type-C to Micro B cable, 500mm
- 1x Drive cushion
- 1x Quick Start guide