Features future-proof USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 connectivity. Uses the ASMedia 1053E chipset and firmware with UASP support and more for maximum performance and features. Open horizontal docking bay for easy dock/undock of bare/internal SATA drives. Connect a single 3.5" or 2.5" SATA drive (SATA I, II, & III supported) at USB 3.0 SuperSpeed 5Gbps (5Gbps=640MBps), up to 10x as fast as USB 2.0. Fully backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1 at their native speeds. Real world transfer rate performance over USB 3.0 will vary by computer host controller and drive specifications. Power Management
Power button for powering off drive when not in use. Drive sleeps automatically on OS power events or 10 minutes of idle.Compatibility
No drivers required: uses standard USB mass storage class support already provided in Windows XP and later, Mac, and Linux. Dual color LED reports drive activity (blue for power, red for drive activity). For USB 3.0 speeds, dock must be connected to a USB 3.0 port. Supports 6TB+ drives on 64-bit operating systems (use drives less than 2TB for 32-bit Windows). Updated USB 3.0 host controller drivers highly recommended for best performance and stability.In the box
USB 3.0 to SATA HDD Docking Station (using ASMedia 1053E chipset), 1m/3ft USB 3.0 Cable, 30W 12V 2.5A AC power adapter (UK & EU).