Rugged Hard Drive Enclosure - USB 3.0 to 2.5in SATA 6Gbps HDD or SSD - UASP
Gear up for the field with portable hard drive protection
No tools needed to install or replace the hard drive
Fast performance with USB 3.0 w/UASP and SATA III (6 Gbps)
Works even in extreme temperatures of -40° to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F)
This rugged drive enclosure redefines data protection for on-the-go professionals. The military-grade construction protects your sensitive data from harsh field conditions. It makes sure you're equipped for unexpected challenges with a ruggedized water, dust, vibration and shock resistant enclosure.
Industry recognized protection against water and dust, with an IP54 rating
Keep your data safe and secure even through sudden downpours or dust storms. The robust enclosure provides superior water and dust resistance with an IP54 rating.
Drop tested for 4 meters (13 feet)
The rugged drive enclosure is enveloped in a silicone protective sleeve, and engineered to help protect your drive from accidental and unexpected shock, vibrations, and drops. It's Military MIL-STD-810G rated and test-proven to withstand drops of up to 4 meters (13 feet). It was drop tested using a solid-state drive in the enclosure.
Data protection inside and out
Wherever you go, the rugged drive enclosure delivers reliable data protection, inside and out. The tough-wearing exterior casing provides shock-resistance, while the flexible silicone sleeve hugs the entire perimeter to ensure an extra measure of protection, absorbing the impact of accidental bumps, rough baggage handling or drops. Inside, an extra layer of silicone provides added drive stability.
Install your drive with ease, with a tool-less design
It's easy to turn your 2.5in SATA III (6Gbps) solid-state drive or hard drive into external storage. Simply remove the silicone sleeve, open the latch to insert your 2.5" drive into the rugged enclosure, and plug the included USB cable into the computer or hub USB port. There are no screws or tools needed.
70% faster than traditional USB 3.0, with UASP
Save time in the field, by storing and transferring content quickly. Enhanced with UASP (USB Attached SCSI Protocol), this rugged drive enclosure performs with a 70% faster read speed and 40% faster write speed over conventional USB 3.0, when paired with a UASP-enabled host controller.
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 (6Gbps) solid state drive.
The S251BRU33 is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
The StarTech.com Advantage
Protect your data even in the toughest field conditions
Military Rated (MIL-STD-810G) drive enclosure provides exceptional shock resistance
Outstanding water and dust resistance with IP-54 rating
Protect your data in harsh field conditions with this military-grade portable external storage solution - ideal for desktops, laptops or netbooks
Create an external USB storage drive using your 2.5in SATA III (6Gbps) solid-state drive or hard drive.
Add extra storage to any USB-enabled computer system
Back up important data to an external storage device
Share large files between computers quickly and securely without a network
Repurpose your unused 2.5in SATA drive as a rugged external hard drive
Connector ASATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Female Connector BUSB 3.0 Micro-B (10 pin, SuperSpeed) Male Drive ConnectorsSATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle Host ConnectorsUSB 3.0 Micro-B (10 pin, SuperSpeed) Female Humidity20% ~ 95% RH Operating Temperature-40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F) Storage Temperature-40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F) Bus TypeUSB 3.0 Chipset IDASMedia - ASM1153E Compatible Drive TypesSATA Drive InstallationFixed Drive Size2.5in Industry StandardsMIL-STD-810G, Method 503.5 (Thermal Shock)Industry StandardsMIL-STD-810G, Method 514.6 (Vibration)Industry StandardsMIL-STD-810G, Method 516.6 (Shock)Industry StandardsMIL-STD-810G, Method 507.5 (Humidity)Industry StandardsMIL-STD-810G, Method 509.5 (Salt Spray)Industry StandardsMIL-STD-810G, Method 510.5, Procedure I (Sand and Dust)Industry StandardsMIL-STD-810G, Method 508.6 (Fungus) InterfaceUSB 3.0 Number of 2.5 inch bays1 Number of Drives1 Supported Drive Height(s)7mm ''9.5mm LED IndicatorsDiagnostic LED (Drive Power and Activity) Package Height57 mm [2.2 in] Package Length18.3 cm [7.2 in] Package Width13.9 cm [5.5 in] Shipping (Package) Weight402 g [14.2 oz] 4Kn SupportYes Hot Swap CapabilityYes Max Drive CapacityTested up to 2TB at 7200 RPM Maximum Data Transfer Rate5 Gbps TRIM SupportYes Type and RateSATA III (6 Gbps) ''USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s UASP SupportYes Cable Length103 mm [4.1 in] ColorBlack Product Height2.9 cm [1.1 in] Product Length14.3 cm [5.6 in] Product Width11.2 cm [4.4 in] Weight of Product265 g [9.4 oz] Power SourceUSB-Powered 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 PackageFoam pad for 7mm drives ''Instruction manual ''USB 3.0 cable ''USB 3.0 rugged 2.5in enclosure
| Stock code || IB2-ST-U3R|
| Brand || StarTech|
| Series || USB3 Pocket Case|
| Model || S251BRU33|
| Type || For 2.5" SATA HDD (9.5mm) + UASP (Rugged)|
| UPC || 065030860802|
| ROHS || Y|
| Date added || 30/04/2015|
S251BRU33 Spec Information
| Form Factor / Drive Height || 14.3cm x 11.2cm x 2.9cm|
| Guarantee || 2yr|
| Length (cm) || 10|
| Weight (kg) || 0.4kg|
| Weight (bare) || 265g|
| External Length (mm) || 183cm|
| External Width (mm) || 139cm|
| External Height (mm) || 57cm|
| Colour || Black |
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