StarTech 3.5in USB 3.0 External SATA HDD Enclosure With UASP

The S3510SMU33 USB 3.0 hard drive enclosure enables you to connect a 3.5in SATA hard drive through an available USB port.

With support for UASP, the enclosure performs up to 70% faster than conventional USB 3.0, when paired with a UASP-enabled host controller to utilize the full potential of your SATA III hard drives. See our UASP testing results below for further details.

The HDD enclosure offers a versatile solution for increasing the storage/backup capabilities of your computer, with support for SATA I/II/III hard drives at capacities of up to 4TB. Plus, the enclosure features high-quality aluminum construction and a stylish silver design that looks great in any application.

To ensure compatibility with your computer system, the S3510SMU33 supports all of the leading operating systems, including: Microsoft Windows(R) (8/7/Vista/XP/Server 2008/Server 2003), Apple(R) OSX (10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6), Linux, and Google Chrome OS(TM).

The S3510SMU33 USB 3.0 HDD enclosure is backed by a 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

Improved Performance with UASP 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(R) Ivy Bridge system, a UASP enabled Enclosure, and a SATA III solid state drive.

Connector(s) Drive Connectors SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle Host Connectors USB Type-B (9 pin) USB 3.0 Female Environmental Humidity Operation Humidity: 10% ~ 90% RH
Storage Humidity: 5% ~ 95% RH Operating Temperature 0?C to 40?C (32?F to 104?F) Storage Temperature -10?C to 65?C (14?F to 149?F) Hardware Chipset ID ASMedia - ASM1053 - 6G Compatible Drive Types SATA Drive Installation Fixed Drive Size 3.5in Fan(s) No Interface USB 3.0 Number of Drives 1 Indicators LED Indicators Power & Activity Packaging Information Shipping (Package) Weight 0.8 kg [1.7 lb] Performance Max Drive Capacity Currently tested with up to 4TB 7200 RPM hard drive RAID No Type and Rate SATA III (6 Gbps) USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s UASP Support Yes Physical Characteristics Color Silver Enclosure Type Aluminum and Plastic Product Height 115.4 mm [4.5 in] Product Length 191.5 mm [7.5 in] Product Weight 324 g [11.4 oz] Product Width 31.4 mm [1.2 in] Power Center Tip Polarity Positive Input Current 0.6 A Input Voltage 100 ~ 240 AC Output Current 2 A Output Voltage 12 DC Power Consumption (In Watts) 24 Power Source AC Adapter Included Software OS Compatibility OS independent; No software or drivers required Special Notes / Requirements System and Cable Requirements Available USB port What's in the Box Included in Package 3.5? USB 3.0 SATA III HDD Enclosure HDD Stand Product Manual Screw Kit Universal Power Adapter (NA / UK / EU) USB 3.0 Cable (1m)