SATA revision 1 compliant eSATA host interfaces, with support for transfer rates up to 1.5 Gbps
High Speed USB 2.0 compliant host interface, with support for transfer rates up to 480 Mbps
Compatible with SATA revision 1/2/3 (1.5/3.0/6.0 Gbps) drives
Supports 2.5" or 3.5" form factor hard drives (HDD) and solid state drives (SSD)
Plug-and-Play and Hot-Swap compatible
Compact desktop style form factor
This eSATA/USB to SATA External HDD Dock Adapter provides immediate, swappable access to any 2.5in or 3.5in SATA (SATA, SATA II, SATA III) hard drive (HDD) or solid state drive (SSD) - without having to mount the hard drive, or install it in an enclosure! Large capacity drives (tested with up to 4TB 3.5" and 1TB 2.5" drives) can be used to greatly enhance your computer's storage/backup capabilities.
Simply connect this docking station to a computer using either eSATA or USB 2.0, and it's as simple as inserting your 2.5in or 3.5in SATA hard drive into the dock whenever needed.
A perfect solution for data recovery, drive imaging, and testing centers, or any environment that requires fast access to uninstalled/archived drives, the SATA HDD Dock supports plug and play installation on most operating systems. Plus, the HDD docking station supports data transfer speeds of up to 1.5 Gbps (using eSATA) and 480Mbps (using USB 2.0) between host and dock - ensuring effortless data dumps, backups and hassle-free file transfers. Double the value of this hard drive docking station, using a SATA to IDE hard drive adapter (SAT2IDEADP), which enables you to use any 2.5 or 3.5in IDE hard drive in a SATA hard drive dock slot.
The StarTech Advantage
Support for a 2.5"/3.5" SATA drive over USB 2.0 or eSATA interfaces
A top slot-loading design provides quick and easy access to the data without having to install drives into an enclosure or tray
Backed by a StarTech 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support
USB 2.0 & eSATA
Number of Drives
2.5in & 3.5in
1 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle
1 - eSATA (7 pin; Data) Plug
1 - USB B (4 pin) Female
Type and Rate
USB 2.0 - 480 Mbit/s
Type and Rate
SATA I (1.5 Gbps)
Max Drive Capacity
Currently tested with up to 4TB 5400 RPM 3.5" hard drives and 1TB 5400 RPM 2.5" hard drive
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) Linux
Special Notes / Requirements
Maximum supported drive size in Mac OSX® is 2TB
5.5 in [140 mm]
3.6 in [91 mm]
2.2 in [55 mm]
7.8 oz [221 g]
1 - Solid - Power, Blinking - Activity
Shipping (Package) Weight
1.9 lb [0.8 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package
1 - SATA hard drive docking station
1 - eSATA Cable
1 - USB Cable
1 - Power Adapter
1 - Instruction Manual
NOTE: International/PO box deliveries are not available.
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