StarTech.com 2.5in USB 3.0 External SATA III SSD Product Details
Enhanced with UASP (USB Attached SCSI Protocol), this 2.5" SATA III enclosure performs up to 70% faster than conventional USB 3.0 when paired with a UASP-enabled host controller. Using a more efficient protocol than the traditional USB BOT (Bulk-Only Transport), UASP reduces latency, significantly increasing transfer speeds and reducing processor usage to utilize the full potential of your SATA III hard drives.
With support for SATA I/II/III, and large capacity drives (tested up to 1TB) this HDD enclosure is compatible with virtually any 2.5in SATA hard drive, and greatly increases the storage/backup capabilities of your computer.
For added portability the USB 3.0/SATA III enclosure features tool-less HDD installation, and requires no external power adapter.
To ensure compatibility with your computer system, the S2510BPU33 supports all of the leading operating systems, including: Microsoft Windows (8/7/Vista/XP/Server 2008/Server 2003), Apple OSX (10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6), Linux, and Google Chrome OS.
UASP is supported in Windows 8, Mac OSX (10.8 or above), and Linux. In testing UASP performs with a 70% faster read speed and 40% faster write speed over traditional USB 3.0 at peak performance.
At the same peak in testing UASP also shows an 80% reduction in required processor resources.
Testing results were obtained using an Intel Ivy Bridge system, a UASP enabled StarTech.com Enclosure, and a SATA III solid state drive.
Device Type: Storage enclosure - external
Hard Drive Form Factor Compatibility: 2.5"
Hard Drive Maximum Height: 0.37 in
Host Bus: USB 3.0
Product Material: Plastic
Interface: SATA 6Gb/s
Data Transfer Rate: 5 GBps
Supported Devices: Hard drive
Max Storage Devices Qty: 1
Expansion / Connectivity
Bays: 1 x internal - 2.5"
Interfaces: 1 x SATA 6Gb/s - 22 pin Serial ATA
Connections: 1 x USB 3.0 - 10 pin Micro-USB Type B
Included Accessories: HDD pad
Cables Included: 1 x USB cable - external - 1.5 ft
Features: USB powered, LED indicator
Compliant Standards: RoHS
Power Source: USB bus
Software / System Requirements
OS Required: Linux, Apple MacOS X, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, Microsoft Windows Vista (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows XP (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (32/64-bits), Windows 8 (32/64 bits)
Service & Support: Limited warranty - 2 years
Dimensions & Weight
Width: 3.5 in
Depth: 5.2 in
Height: 0.6 in
Weight: 2.47 oz
Humidity Range Operating: 10 - 90%
Additional Resources: Product Manuals
Manufactured by: StarTech.com
Warranty provided by: StarTech.com
UPC No: 065030851619
Mfg Part No: S2510BPU33
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Shipping Weight: 0.4500 pound(s)
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