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USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 Gbps) 2.5 in. SATA SSD/HDD to USB-A Enclosure Adapter with UASP Support

Model Number: U457-025-AG2


Durable lightweight enclosure connects a 2.5 in. SATA SSD or HDD to your computer’s USB-A port and performs fast file transfers at USB 3.1 Gen 1 speeds. UASP-enabled for 70% more speed with UASP host controller.
  • Compatible with 2.5 in. SATA SSDs and HDDs up to 2 TB
  • Supports USB 3.1 Gen 1 data transfer rates up to 5 Gbps
  • Works up to 70% faster when connected to UASP host controller
  • Durable slim design perfectly sized for backpack or laptop bag
  • Plug-and-play—no software, drivers or external power supply
  • 3-year limited warranty
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Overview

The U457-025-AG2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 Gbps) SATA SSD/HDD to USB-A Enclosure Adapter lets you connect a high-performance SATA solid state drive (SSD) or hard disk drive (HDD) to a computer or laptop with a USB-A port. Not only does it support USB 3.1 Gen 1 data transfer rates up to 5 Gbps, but it reads data up to 70 percent faster and writes up to 40 percent faster when connected to a UASP-enabled host controller.

Recommended for storing and sharing large files, such as photos, music and video files, the U457-025-AG2 accepts 2.5-inch SATA drives up to 2 TB. You can access data on an older SATA drive, or use a new SATA drive for additional storage space. The adapter is plug-and-play, so no software, drivers or external power supply is required, and it is backward compatible with previous USB generations. A blue LED indicates data is being read, written or transferred. Slim aluminum case stores conveniently in a backpack or laptop bag for use anywhere.

Features

Connects an Internal SATA Drive to Your Computer’s USB-A Port
  • Recommended for storing and sharing large photo, music and video files
  • Supports USB 3.1 Gen 1 data transfer rates up to 5 Gbps
  • Features UASP for performance up to 70% faster when connected to UASP-enabled host controller
  • Compatible with all USB-enabled operating systems

Compatible with 2.5 in. SATA Drives Up to 2 TB
  • Accepts SATA III, II and I SSDs and HDDs
  • Will support higher-capacity drives when available
  • Backward compatible with previous USB generations
  • Blue LED indicates drive data is being read, written or transferred

Designed for Immediate Use
  • Plug and play—no software, drivers or external power supply needed
  • Durable slim aluminum case perfectly sized for backpack or laptop bag
  • Enclosed housing protects drive in applications requiring more durability
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 cable included

System Requirements

  • Computer with USB port (USB 3.1 Gen 1 port required for maximum speed)
  • 2.5 in. SATA SSD or HDD (9.5 mm max height)

Package Includes

  • U457-025-AG2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 SATA SSD/HDD to USB-A Enclosure Adapter
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 Micro-B to USB-A cable, 2 ft.
  • Mini screwdriver
  • (2) Screws
  • Storage sleeve
  • Owner’s manual
RoHS compliant

Specifications

OVERVIEW
UPC Code037332202437
Drives Supported2.5" HDD and SSD
INPUT
Bus Powered  Yes
USER INTERFACE, ALERTS & CONTROLS
LED IndicatorsBlue (Read, Write, Power)
PHYSICAL
ColorBlack
Material of ConstructionAluminum
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.)1.89 x 7.13 x 5.04
Shipping Weight (lbs.)0.14
Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.)0.51 x 5.1 x 3
Unit Packaging TypeBox
Unit Weight (lbs.)0.14
ENVIRONMENTAL
Operating Temperature Range50 to 122 F (10 to 50 C)
Storage Temperature Range32 to 149 F (0 to 65 C)
Relative Humidity10% to 80% RH, Non-Condensing
BTUs  17.1 BTU/Hr
Power Consumption (Watts)5
CONNECTIONS
Ports1
Side A - Connector 1USB 3.0 A (MALE)
Side B - Connector 122 PIN SATA + POWER (FEMALE)
Connector PlatingNickel
Contact Plating  Nickel
FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS
USB SpecificationUSB 3.0 (up to 5 Gbps); USB 3.1 Gen 1 (up to 5 Gbps)
Driver RequiredNo
UASP Support  Yes
TechnologySATA/eSATA; USB; USB 3.0 (SuperSpeed); USB 3.1 (Gen 1)
CERTIFICATIONS
CertificationsTested to CE, FCC, RoHS, REACH
WARRANTY
Product Warranty Period (Worldwide)3-year limited warranty

Accessories

USB, Lightning & FireWire
  Model Number Description
U326-003 | USB, Lightning & FireWire U326-003 USB 3.0 SuperSpeed Device Cable (A to Micro-B M/M), 3-ft.
U326-006 | USB, Lightning & FireWire U326-006 USB 3.0 SuperSpeed Device Cable (A to Micro-B M/M), 6-ft
U326-010 | USB, Lightning & FireWire U326-010 USB 3.0 SuperSpeed Device Cable (A to Micro-B M/M), 10-ft.

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