Stardock USB 3.0 Dock and Card

Other products

Startech USB 3.0 Dock

Introduction

When it comes to portable storage there are two different improvements everyone is interested in hearing about: capacity and transfer speeds. One of the newest ones to hit the market is the advent of the new USB standard, USB 3.0. Today we’re looking at a Startech package that gives you not only a hard drive dock supporting the new port, but also a PCI-E card giving you a pair of USB3 ports to make sure you’re fully compatible.

Specifications

Color Black
Carton Quantity 8
Enclosure Type Plastic
LED Indicators 1 – Power and Activity (Solid – Power, Blinking – Activity)
Number of Drives 1
Compatible Drives 2.5" SATA
Compatible Drives 3.5" SATA
Chipset ID Lucidport (Dock)
NEC Electronics (Adapter)- µPD720200
Max Drive Capacity 2TB (3.5in), 500GB (2.5in)
Insertion Rating 15,000 Cycles
Host Connectors 1 – USB 3.0 SuperSpeed B Female
Drive Connectors 1 – 22 pin SATA DATA and Power Combo Male
Type and Rate USB 2.0 – 480 Mbit/s
Type and Rate USB 3.0 – 5 Gbit/s
Power Adapter Included Yes
Input Voltage 110 ~ 240 AC
Output Voltage 12 DC
Output Current 2500mA
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Plug Type M
Product Weight 407.24
Product Height 65
Product Width 93
Product Length 145
Operating Temperature 5°C to 80° (41°F to 176°F)
Humidity 8~80% RH
Storage Temperature -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to 158°F)
OS Compatibility Window 2000/ XP(32/64bit)/ Server 2003(32/64bit)/ Vista(32/64bit)/ 7(32/64bit)/ Server 2008 R2
Shipping (Package) Weight 930 g [32.83 oz]

Next

Last modified: February 15, 2011

Previous Story

Other products

Synology DS710+ NAS

Here at XSReviews we previously took a look at another Synology product known as the DS-210j which showed a...

Next Story

Other products

Metronic Zapbox T2 Freeview HD

With the much warned and anticipated "digital switchover" being rolled out soon the world over,...

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.