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® (8/7/Vista/XP/Server 2008/Server 2003), Apple® OSX (10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6), Linux, and Google Chrome OST.
The S3510SMU33 USB 3.0 HDD enclosure is backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.
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 solid state drive.
Benefits and Features:
|Drive Connectors||SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle|
|Host Connectors||USB 3.0 B (9 pin; SuperSpeed) Female|
|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)|
|Chipset ID||ASMedia - ASM1053E|
|Compatible Drive Types (Type and Rate)||SATA|
|Number of Drives||1|
|LED Indicators||Power & Activity|
|Included in Package||3.5" USB 3.0 SATA III HDD Enclosure|
|Universal Power Adapter (NA / UK / EU)|
|USB 3.0 Cable (1m)|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||0.8 kg [1.7 lb]|
|Max Drive Capacity||Currently tested with up to 4TB 7200 RPM hard drive|
|Type and Rate||SATA III (6 Gbps)|
|USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s|
|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]|
|Center Tip Polarity||Positive|
|Input Current||0.6 A|
|Input Voltage||100 ~ 240 AC|
|Output Current||2 A|
|Output Voltage||12 DC|
|Power Source||AC Adapter Included|
|OS Compatibility||Windows® 8/8.1 (32/64bit), 7 (32/64bit), Server 2008 (32/64), Vista(32/64), Server 2003 (32/64) XP(32/64), 2000|
Apple® Mavericks (10.9) OSX Mountain Lion (10.8), Lion (10.7), Snow Leopard (10.6)
Google ChromeT OS
|Special Notes / Requirements|
|System and Cable Requirements||Available USB port|