This Thunderbolt(TM) 3 to eSATA and USB 3.1 adapter lets you expand the connectivity of your Mac or PC laptop, by adding two essential ports. Simply connect it to the Thunderbolt 3 port on your laptop to provide an eSATA port and a USB 3.1 (10Gbps) port. Compact and portable, it's the perfect companion for your MacBook Pro or any other Thunderbolt 3 equipped laptop.
Connect to your existing eSATA devices
Extend the life of your external storage devices. Using the adapter's eSATA port, simply connect an eSATA-equipped external hard drive, solid-state drive or external enclosure.
Connect to USB 3.1 (10Gbps) devices
The adapter lets you add any USB 3.1 or USB 3.0 device, such as an external hard drive, SSD or flash drive. It's also backward compatible with USB 2.0 devices.
Fast, reliable performance
Leverage your Thunderbolt 3 port to create a high-speed solution that offers both eSATA and USB 3.1 connectivity. To maximize performance efficiency, two dedicated lanes connect the Thunderbolt adapter directly to your system PCIe bus. Both ports on the adapter deliver full bandwidth, so you avoid performance bottlenecks when the two ports are in use.
Its compact and durable housing makes the adapter ideal for portable use. It requires no external power, and features an integrated Thunderbolt cable. Setting the adapter up is easy, with plug-and-play installation.
The TB3ESATU31 is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
Connector(s) Connector Type(s) eSATA (7 pin, Data) Female Thunderbolt(TM) 3 USB-C (24-pin) Male USB Type-A (9 pin) USB 3.0 Female Environmental Humidity 40-50%RH Operating Temperature 0oC to 40oC (32oF to 104oF) Storage Temperature -20oC to 85oC (-4oF to 185oF) Hardware Bus Type Thunderbolt 3 Chipset ID Intel - Alpine Ridge (Thunderbolt)
ASMedia - ASM1061 (eSATA) Interface eSATA USB 3.1 Gen 2 Port Style Dongle (Included) Ports 2 Packaging Information Shipping (Package) Weight 150 g [5.3 oz] Performance LBA support 48-bit Maximum Data Transfer Rate 20 Gbps (Thunderbolt)
6 Gbps (eSATA)
10 Gbps (USB 3.1 Gen 2) Number of Drives Supported Through Port Multiplier 1 to 4 Port Multiplier Yes RAID No Type and Rate SATA III (6 Gbps) Thunderbolt 3 - 20 Gbit/s UASP Support Yes Physical Characteristics Cable Length 160 mm [6.3 in] Color Black & Silver Enclosure Type Plastic Product Height 21.2 mm [0.8 in] Product Length 240 mm [9.4 in] Product Weight 50 g [1.8 oz] Product Width 52 mm [2 in] Software OS Compatibility Windows(R) 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Mac OS(R) 10.12, 10.13 Special Notes / Requirements System and Cable Requirements Requires a laptop with a Thunderbolt 3 port with 15W of power. What's in the Box Included in Package instruction manual Thunderbolt 3 adapter