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This USB 3.1 external hard drive enclosure offers a rugged, high-performance solution for accessing and backing up your important files, while protecting your drive in harsh environments. It comes with two cables, to support both USB-C and USB-A enabled laptops and tablets.
Maximize the performance of your 2.5” SATA drives
The drive enclosure delivers USB 3.1 Gen 2 performance with data transfer speeds of up to 10Gbps, letting you leverage the high performance of the latest drives while alleviating bottlenecks in your data transfers. With support for SATA I, II, and III, and high-capacity drives, this USB-C enclosure is compatible with virtually any 2.5” SATA SSD or HDD.
IP65 rated for water and dust resistance
Be prepared for the unexpected when you’re out in the field, in outdoor or industrial environments. The rugged hard drive enclosure provides superior water and dust resistance with an IP65 rating, to keep your data safe and secure, even in sudden downpours or dust storms.
The rugged enclosure is military rated (MIL-STD-810G) to protect your drive against environmental hazards such as drops, shock and vibration.
The tough-wearing exterior casing provides shock resistance, while the flexible silicone sleeve provides extra protection, absorbing the impact of bumps, rough baggage handling or drops. Inside, an extra layer of silicone provides drive stability.
The S251BRU31C3 is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
Protect your data with this military-grade portable external storage solution - ideal in rugged outdoor or industrial environments such as construction, agriculture, mining, forest, manufacturing
Ideal for creative professionals who need to access important data and files while out working in the field
Take advantage of laptops and tablets that feature ultra-fast USB 3.1 (10Gbps) connectivity
Share large files between computers quickly and securely without a network
Back up important data to an external storage device
|Bus Type||USB 3.1 Gen 2|
|Chipset ID||ASMedia - ASM235CM|
|Compatible Drive Types||SATA|
|Industry Standards||MIL-STD-810G, Method 503.5 (Thermal Shock)
MIL-STD-810G, Method 514.6 (Vibration)
MIL-STD-810G, Method 516.6 (Shock)
MIL-STD-810G, Method 507.5 (Humidity)
MIL-STD-810G, Method 509.5 (Salt Spray)
MIL-STD-810G, Method 510.5, Procedure I (Sand and Dust)
MIL-STD-810G, Method 508.6 (Fungus)
|Interface||USB 3.1 Gen 2|
|Number of 2.5 inch bays||1|
|Number of Drives||1|
|Supported Drive Height(s)||7mm|
|Hot Swap Capability||No|
|Max Drive Capacity||Tested up to 2TB at 7200 RPM|
|Maximum Data Transfer Rate||10 Gbps|
|Type and Rate||USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s|
|SATA III (6 Gbps)|
|Drive Connectors||1 - SATA Data & Power Combo (7+15 pin) Receptacle|
|Host Connectors||1 - USB Type C (24 pin) USB 3.1 (10 Gbps)|
|Other Interface(s)||1 - USB 3.1 Type-A (9 pin, Gen 2, 10 Gbps) Female|
|OS Compatibility||OS independent; No software or drivers required|
|LED Indicators||1 - Diagnostic LED (Drive Power and Activity)|
|Humidity||20% ~ 95% RH|
|Operating Temperature||-40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F)|
|Storage Temperature||-40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F)|
|Max Drive Height||0.4in [9.5 mm]|
|Product Height||1.2 in [30 mm]|
|Product Length||5.7 in [146 mm]|
|Product Width||4.4 in [112 mm]|
|Product Weight||10.7 oz [304 g]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||16.8 oz [475 g]|
|What's in the Box|
|Included in Package||1 - drive enclosure|
|1 - USB-C to USB-C cable|
|1 - USB-C to USB-A cable|
|1 - foam drive pad|
|1 - hex key|
|1 - quick install guide|
*Product appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.