Cables : USB : Startech : SKU: USB3S2SAT3CB


Manufacturer: Startech

Part Number: USB3S2SAT3CB

UPC: 65030854696

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Startech USB 3.0 to 2.5” SATA III Hard Drive Adapter Cable


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  • Connect a 2.5in SATA hard drive to your computer using a portable cable with UASP Support
  • Cable-style adapter
  • UASP Support (Attached SCSI Protocol Specification Revision 1.0)
  • Compatible with USB 3.0/2.0/1.1 (5Gbps/480Mbps/12Mbps)
  • Compatible with SATA revision I/II/III (1.5/3.0/6.0 Gbps)
  • USB powered
  • 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 with any USB enabled computer
  • Back up important data to an external storage device
  • Retrieve data from an old SATA drive
  • Connect a 2.5" SATA hard drive or solid state drive to your computer through an available USB port
  • Transfer speeds up to 70% faster than conventional USB 3.0
  • Utilize the full potential of your SATA III SSD/HDD,when paired with a UASP-enabled host controller
  • Features a lightweight design with no external power required
  • UASP is supported in Windows 8, Mac OSX (10.8 or above), and Linux. In testing
  • 70% faster read speed and 40% faster write speed over traditional USB 3.0 at peak performance
  • 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
  • 2 Years Warranty

  • Editor's Note

    2.5" SATA adapter connector. USB powered device, with lightning quick data transfer.


    Bus Type USB 3.0
    Chipset ID ASM1051E
    Drive Connectors 1 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle
    Drive Size 2.5in
    Drive Type SATA
    fan(s) No
    Host Connectors 1 - USB 3.0 A (9 pin; SuperSpeed) Male
    Humidity 40%-85%RH
    Interface USB 3.0
    Max Drive Capacity Currently tested with up to 2TB 5900 RPM hard drives
    NOTE Cable will work only with 2.5" SATA drives 3.5"/5.25" drives are not supported
    Number of Drives 1
    Operating Temperature 0°C to 60°C (32°F to 140°F)
    OS Compatibility Windows XP (32/64-bit)/ Server 2003 (32/64-bit)
    OS Compatibility Windows Server 2008 R2/ Vista (32/64-bit)/ 7 (32/64-bit)/ 8/8.1 (32/64-bit)
    OS Compatibility Mac OS X / Linux
    Product Height 0.4 in [9 mm]
    Product Length 8.3 in [211 mm]
    Product Weight 1.4 oz [41 g]
    Product Width 1.9 in [49 mm]
    Shipping (Package) Weight 2.2 oz [61 g]
    Storage Temperature -10°C to 70°C (14°F to 158°F)
    Type and Rate SATA III (6 Gbps)
    Type and Rate USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
    UASP Support Yes
    Warranty 2 Years

    In The Box

  • 1 - USB 3.0 to SATA 2.5" HDD Adapter Cable
  • 1 - Instruction Manual