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StarTech.com USB 3.0 to 2.5" SATA III Hard Drive Adapter Cable w/ UASP - SATA to USB 3.0 Converter for SSD / HDD Item # 861670
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This SATA to USB cable is an external drive adapter that gives you quick and easy access to a SATA drive through the USB-A port on a laptop.This SATA solid-state (SSD) or hard drive (HDD) adapter lets you upgrade to an external 2.5" SATA SSD or HDD.The cable lets you: Add drive space; Perform backups; Create disk images; Implement data recovery; Transfer content between the drive and the laptop.The cable supports USB 3.0 data transfer speeds of 5Gbps. But, you can experience transfer speeds up to 70% faster than conventional USB 3.0, when connected to a computer that also supports UASP. With UASP you can utilize the full potential of a SATA III SSD or HDD. UASP is supported in Windows 8, Mac OS X (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.The SATA to USB cable is a portable solution that tucks away nicely in a laptop bag - no external power is required. The cable lets you easily swap between drives with no need to install the drive inside an enclosure. It's plug-and-play and doesn't require drivers.
|Certifications & Standards||FCC; CE|
|Connector on First End||1 x 15-pin Male SATA 3.0 SATA; 1 x 7-pin Male Power|
|Connector on Second End||1 x 9-pin Type A Male USB 3.0 USB|
|Device Supported||Notebook; Ultrabook; Storage Drive; Hard Drive; Solid State Drive|
|material||Steel - Enclosure|
|warranty length||2-year limited|
|Weight (Approximate)||1.45 oz|
|What's Included||SATA/USB Data Transfer/Power Cable; 1 x Instruction Manual|
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Connect a 2.5in SATA hard drive to your computer using a portable cable with UASP Support
- Maximum portability with cable-style adapter, and no external power adapter required
- Time-saving file transfers, up to 70% faster than traditional USB 3.0 when used with a UASP-supported host
- UASP Support (Attached SCSI Protocol Specification Revision 1.0)
- Compatible with SATA revision I/II/III (1.5/3.0/6.0 Gbps)
Maximum portability with cable-style adapter, and no external power adapter requiredThis portable, cable-style adapter makes it easy to swap between hard drives without having to install your drives in an enclosure, and features a lightweight design with no external power required, for easy storage in a laptop bag or carrying case.
Time-saving file transfers, up to 70% faster than traditional USB 3.0 when used with a UASP-supported hostThe USB3S2SAT3CB USB 3.0 to SATA adapter cable lets you connect a 2.5" SATA hard drive or solid state drive to your computer through an available USB port. The cable supports UASP, allowing for transfer speeds up to 70% faster than conventional USB 3.0, which enables you to utilize the full potential of your SATA III SSD/HDD, when paired with a UASP-enabled host controller. See our UASP testing results below for further details.
- Take advantage of USB 3.0-enabled laptops or desktops with UASP for faster transfer speeds
- Create an external storage solution on the go, for desktops, laptops or Ultrabook™ computers
- Access any 2.5" hard drive from any USB enabled computer
- Back up important data to an external storage device
- Retrieve data from an old SATA drive