USB 3.1 (10Gbps) Tool-Free Enclosure for 2.5in SATA SSD/HDD - USB-C
Add fast and portable data storage to your USB Type-C enabled MacBook, Chromebook Pixel, or laptop
Supports SATA I, II and III (up to 6Gbps)
Supports drives 5mm, 7mm and 9.5mm in height
UASP support for enhanced performance
Powered directly from the USB port
Includes a USB-C to Micro B cable
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.
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.
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 Gen 2 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 3.1 gives you greater bandwidth and speed with file transfer rates of up to 10Gbps - twice the capability of USB 3.0 technology.
The S251BPU31C3 is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
The StarTech.com Advantage
Utilize the USB-C port on your laptop or tablet to create portable external storage for a 2.5" SSD/HDD
Get ultra-fast data transfer rates through USB 3.1 (10Gbps)
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
Drive ConnectorsSATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) FemaleHost ConnectorsUSB 3.1 USB Type Micro-B (10 pin, Gen 2, 10 Gbps) FemaleOther Interface(s)USB 3.1 USB Type Micro-B (10 pin, Gen 2, 10 Gbps) Male''USB Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.1 (10Gbps) MaleHumidityOperation Humidity : 10% ~ 90% RHHumidityStorage Humidity 5% ~ 95% RH Operating Temperature0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F) Storage Temperature-10°C to 65°C (14°F to 149°F) Bus TypeUSB 3.1 Gen 2 Chipset IDASMedia - ASM1351 Compatible Drive TypesSATA Drive InstallationFixed Drive Size2.5in Fan(s)No InterfaceUSB 3.1 Gen 2 Number of Drives1 LED IndicatorsPower & Activity Shipping (Package) Weight182 g [6.4 oz] Max Drive CapacityCurrently tested with hard drives up to 2TB at 7200 RPM Maximum Data Transfer Rate10 Gbps Trim SupportedYes Type and RateSATA III (6 Gbps) ''USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s UASP SupportYes ColorBlack Enclosure TypePlastic Max Drive Height9.5 mm [0.4 in] Product Height15 mm [0.6 in] Product Length132 mm [5.2 in] Product Weight73 g [2.6 oz] Product Width88 mm [3.5 in] Power SourceUSB-Powered OS CompatibilityOS independent; No software or drivers required Included in Packagedrive cushion ''quick start guide ''USB 3.1 to 2.5" SATA HDD enclosure ''USB Type-C to Micro B cable
| Stock code || IB2-ST-BPU31C3|
| Brand || StarTech|
| Series || USB3.1 Gen2 Pocket Case|
| Model || S251BPU31C3|
| Type || For 2.5" SATA HD (9.5mm) + UASP (Plastic) tool-free with USB-C cable|
| UPC || 065030863520|
| ROHS || Y|
| Date added || 16/09/2015|
S251BPU31C3 Spec Information
| Form Factor / Drive Height || 132mm x 88mm x 15mm|
| Guarantee || 2yr|
| Colour || Black |
| Weight (kg) || 0.18kg|
| Weight (bare) || 73g|
| External Length (mm) || 175cm|
| External Width (mm) || 132cm|
| External Height (mm) || 40cm|
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