USB 3.1 (10Gbps) External Enclosure for Dual 2.5" SATA Drives
Turn two 2.5" SATA SSDs or HDDs into high-performance storage with RAID - for USB-C and USB-A enabled devices
Supports USB 3.1 Gen 2
Compatible with 5 - 12.5 mm drive sizes, and tested with capacities up to 4TB @ 7200 RPM
SATA I/II/III support (up to 6Gbps)
Supports RAID 0, 1, Big (Spanning or Concatenation) and JBOD
UASP support for enhanced performance
Solid aluminum enclosure
Fan with speed control
Multi-function LED indicators
Compact in size but big on performance, this dual-bay enclosure provides powerful external data storage, with ultra-fast data transfer speeds and configurable RAID modes. It's ideal for small business and home office applications, or top-performing workstations for graphic designers, engineers and other business professionals.
High-capacity storage in a compact design
Create a high-capacity, external data storage solution with support for two 2.5" SSDs/HDDs in a wide range of sizes from 5 to 12.5mm. Tested for compatibility with capacities up to 4TB at 7200 RPM, this aluminum enclosure delivers fast file transfer rates with USB 3.1 Gen 2 performance. It supports SATA I, II and III and is enhanced with UASP to maximize the performance and speed of your SATA III drives. It even has a fan, with built-in speed control, to keep things running smoothly.
Harness the speed of USB 3.1 Gen 2
USB 3.1 Gen 2 gives you greater bandwidth and speed, supporting transfer rates of up to 10Gbps - twice the speed of USB 3.0 (USB 3.1 Gen 1) technology. It lets you leverage the high performance of the latest SSDs and hard drives while alleviating bottlenecks in your data transfers.
Includes two USB cables for versatility
The dual-bay drive enclosure comes with two USB cables for flexible use with the latest laptops and tablets equipped with a USB-C™ port, as well as legacy devices. It includes both USB-C to Micro B and USB-A to Micro B cables. The 2-bay enclosure is also compatible with a Thunderbolt™ 3 USB-C port.
Achieve enhanced performance through RAID
Through RAID 0 support, the dual-bay enclosure lets you maximize the performance of your SATA III SSDs to achieve greater file transfer speeds. The dual-bay enclosure also supports RAID 1, Big (Spanning or Concatenation) and JBOD. With multiple RAID options, you can gain increased storage size, performance, or redundancy.
The enclosure is OS independent, requiring no additional software or drivers. The S252BU313R is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
The StarTech.com Advantage
Create powerful external storage with a 2-bay enclosure for 2.5" SSD/HDDs
Works with both USB-C and USB-A enabled devices, with two cables included
Compatible with Thunderbolt 3 USB-C port
Increase the external storage capacity of your laptop or PC, ideal for the home office or small business
Use extra storage to back-up important files, a great advantage for graphic designers and other business professionals
Drive ConnectorsSATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Host ConnectorsUSB 3.1 USB Type Micro-B (10 pin, Gen 2, 10 Gbps) Humidity20~80% RH Operating Temperature5°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F) Storage Temperature-20°C to 50°C (-4°F to 122°F) Bus TypeUSB 3.1 Gen 2 Chipset IDASMedia - ASM1352R Compatible Drive TypesSATA Drive InstallationFixed Drive Size2.5in Fan Bearing TypeSleeve Bearing Fan(s)Yes Fans30 mm InterfaceUSB 3.1 Gen 2 Number of Drives2 LED IndicatorsPower ''Read and Write - HDD1 ''Read and Write - HDD2 Package Height11.2 cm [4.4 in] Package Length22.8 cm [9 in] Package Width16.3 cm [6.4 in] Shipping (Package) Weight910 g [32.1 oz] 4Kn SupportYes Max Drive CapacityTested with drives up to 4TB @ 7200 RPM Maximum Data Transfer Rate10 Gbps MTBF50,000 hours RAIDYes Supported RAID ModesBIG (Spanning or Concatenation) ''JBOD - (Just a Bunch of Disks) ''RAID 0 (Striped Disks) ''RAID 1 (Mirrored Disks) TRIM SupportYes Type and RateUSB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s UASP SupportYes ColorBlack MaterialAluminum Max Drive Height12.5 mm [0.5 in] Product Height6 cm [2.4 in] Product Length14.8 cm [5.8 in] Product Width81 mm [3.2 in] Weight of Product378 g [13.3 oz] Center Tip PolarityPositive Input Current0.6A Input Voltage100 - 240 AC Output Current2A Output Voltage12V DC Plug TypeB Power Consumption (In Watts)60 Power SourceAC Adapter Included Description CDW 75 - 1st LineStarTech.com USB 3.1 Hard Drive Enclosure for Dual 2.5" SATA Drives OS CompatibilityOS independent; No software or drivers required NoteWindows 7 and earlier Windows versions do not support TRIM with USB to SATA devices. Included in Packageallen keys ''drive trays ''instruction manual ''universal power adapter (NA,EU,UK,ANZ) - 70 inches (cable) ''USB 3.0 A to Micro B cable - 40.25 inches ''USB 3.1 to SATA enclosure ''USB C to Micro B cable - 40.25 inches
| Stock code || IB2-ST-2BU313R|
| Brand || StarTech|
| Series || USB3.1 Gen2 Dual-Bay Case|
| Model || S252BU313R|
| Type || For 2x 2.5" SATA HDD (up to 12.5mm) JBOD/RAID-0/1 + UASP|
| UPC || 065030862028|
| ROHS || Y|
| Date added || 19/08/2015|
S252BU313R Spec Information
| Form Factor / Drive Height || 14.8cm x 81mm x 6cm|
| Guarantee || 2yr|
| Weight (kg) || 0.91kg|
| Weight (bare) || 378g|
| External Length (mm) || 228cm|
| External Width (mm) || 163cm|
| External Height (mm) || 112cm|
| Colour || Black |
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