Star Tech M.2 SSD Enclosure for M.2 SATA Drives - USB 3.1 - USB C

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Star Tech M.2 SSD Enclosure for M.2 SATA Drives - USB 3.1 - USB C

Add high-performance external data storage to your USB-C laptop, tablet or desktop computer, with this SATA M.2 SSD enclosure. It lets you use your SATA M.2 drive as an ultra-fast external storage solution over a USB 3.1 Gen 2 connection. It’s ideal for your MacBook, Dell XPS, Chromebook Pixel or other USB Type-C device.

Truly Portable

The compact M.2 SATA to USB adapter is easily portable and gives you high-speed access to your data, wherever you go. The integrated USB-C cable (6"/15.2 cm), means you’re always ready to plug it in, without having to remember to bring along a cable.  

Durable Aluminum Design

The sturdy aluminum and plastic enclosure encases your  M.2 SATA SSD and features built-in ventilation that improve heat dissipation to help keep your drive at a suitable operating temperature. 

Use your M.2 SATA Drive for External Storage

Easily use your M.2 SATA drive as external data storage. This M.2 NGFF SSD enclosure provides a simple connection to your M.2 SATA SSD over USB 3.1 Gen 2. You can transfer files quickly, without bottlenecks, using a SATA M.2 SSD as your external drive.  

Broad Compatibility

The enclosure supports common M.2 SATA SSDs and multiple drive lengths, including:  42 mm (2242), 60 mm (2260), and 80 mm (2280). The USB to M.2 SATA enclosure works with USB-C host devices and is also compatible with Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports. 

(SM21BMU31CI3)

This item comes with a 2 Years warranty

Hardware
Supported Drive Height(s)  : 2280

Indicators
LED Indicators  : Power & Activity

Packaging Information
Package Height  : 30 mm [1.2 in]
Package Length  : 175 mm [6.9 in]
Package Width  : 14.5 cm [5.7 in]
Shipping (Package) Weight  : 0.2 kg [0.4 lb]

Performance
General Specifications  : Not compatible with M.2 NVMe or AHCI PCI-Express SSDs
Maximum Data Transfer Rate  : 6 Gbps
MTBF  : 50,000 hours
TRIM Support  : Yes
Type and Rate  : SATA III (6 Gbps)
USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s
UASP Support  : Yes

Physical Characteristics
Cable Length  : 160 mm [6.3 in]
Color  : Black
Material  : Aluminum
Product Height  : 1.3 cm [0.5 in]
Product Length  : 110 mm [4.3 in]
Product Width  : 5 cm [2 in]
Weight of Product  : 105 g [3.7 oz]

Power
Power Source  : USB-Powered

Prominence
Description CDW 75 - 1st Line  : StarTech.com M.2 SSD Enclosure for M.2 SATA Drives - USB 3.1 - USB-C

Software
OS Compatibility  : OS independent; No software or drivers required

Special Notes / Requirements
Note  : Windows 7 and earlier Windows versions do not support TRIM with USB to SATA devices.

What's in the Box
Included in Package  : Assembly Screws
M.2 SATA Enclosure with Integrated USB-C Cable
Quick-Start Guide
Screwdriver
Set of Drive-Mounting Hardware

Hardware
Supported Drive Height(s)  : 2260
2242
Number of Drives  : 1
Interface  : USB 3.1 Gen 2
Drive Size  : 22mm - M.2 SATA
Drive Installation  : Fixed
Compatible Drive Types  : M.2 SATA (NGFF, B+M-Key)
M.2 (SATA, B-Key, NGFF)
Chipset ID  : JMicron - JMS580
Bus Type  : USB 3.1 Gen 2

Environmental
Storage Temperature  : -20°C to 50°C (-4°F to 122°F)
Operating Temperature  : 5°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F)
Humidity  : 20% ~ 80% RH

Connector(s)
Host Connectors  : USB Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.1 (10Gbps) Male
Drive Connectors  : M.2 (SATA, B-Key, NGFF) Receptacle

Model # SM21BMU31CI3
Barcode # 065030883047
Brand Star Tech
Shipping Weight 0.1900kg
Shipping Width 0.180m
Shipping Height 0.030m
Shipping Length 0.150m
Shipping Cubic 0.000761000m3
Type Case/Enclosure