A: NO, it does not require an external power supply. This is a hard drive enclosure. If your hard drive doesn't need an external power supply, this hard drive enclosure doesn't need a power supply, too.
USB 3.0 to SATA III Hard Drive Enclosure
- 5Gbps with UASP Accelerated
- All-Round Protection
- Plug & Play
Great Portability for Your Hard Drive
Ideal for harnessing your old 2.5 ""HDD and SSD hard drive as an external USB drive, it will provide you greater convenience of use and versatility of digital data storage. An ideal choice for digital lovers, movie lovers and business elites.
USB 3.0 with UASP, Faster and More Efficient
The enclosure comes with the USB 3.0 connection enhanced with the UASP protocol, and significantly increases the data transfer rate, delivering up to 70% faster performance than conventional USB 3.0 connection.
Easy Usage, Full Protection
- Plug and play, no driver needed.
- Equipped soft EVA foams on inner sides, protecting your hard disks from improper shaking and scratches.
Universal Compatibility(Partial List)
USB-A Male Connection: Laptops running Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS, Linux or Chrome OS; Game consoles like PS4, PS4 Pro, PS3, Xbox one, Xbox 360; Raspberry Pi; TV; Router, etc.
SATA 15+7 Pin Female Connection: 2.5"" SATA III / II / I HDD and SSD, compatible with Seagate Barracuda HDD 2.5"", Samsung 860 EVO/850 EVO SATA III SSD, WD Blue/Green 2.5 SATA SSD, SanDisk SSD PLUS, SanDisk Ultra 3D SSD, Crucial BX500/MX500/MX300, PNY CS900, TOSHIBA TR200/Q300, DREVO X1, Gigabyte, YUCUN 2.5"" SSD etc.
1. For UASP, make sure the device, OS and controller have the UASP function enabled.
2. Always safely remove your disc before unplugging this product.
3. For the 7mm hard disk, it is necessary to add the additional EVA pad between the hard drive and this box.
4. Win XP 32bit system does NOT support 2TB above HDD.
1x USB 3.0 to SATA External Hard Drive Enclosure
1x 30cm Micro USB 3.0 Cable
1 x User Manual
|Compatibility||2.5" SSD & HDD|
|Connecting Port||USB 3.0|
|Capacity Supported||6TB (Max.)|
A: Yes, it will fit all SATA 2.5" drives. The regular Macbook hard drive or an upgraded SSD will fit.
A: Yes, it is static and can be stored for a long time in a dry and ventilated environment.
A: It is not suggested to use this hard drive enclosure for 5mm hard drive.
A: Sorry to tell you that the External hard drive enclosure can' support the SAS drive.
A: Yes, it permits TRIM on an SSD
A: Sorry, this is for 2.5" SSD & HDD, Seagate barracuda is 3.5"
A: Yes, and different in the connection port.