Turn your PCIe M.2 NVMe or SATA AHCI M.2 SSD into a highly portable, USB-based external storage solution. This enclosure features USB 3.2 Gen 2×1 (10Gbps) with UASP support & PCIe 3.0 delivering real read/write data transfer speeds up to 1GB per second. Working with both PCIe and SATA based drives, this enclosure ensures compatibility with virtually any M.2 drive, supporting both M-Key (PCIe) and B+M-Key (SATA) drives sized 2230/2242/2260/2280. USB 3.2 Gen 2×1 10Gbps (also known as USB 3.1 Gen 2) is backward compatible with USB 3.1 Gen 1 5Gbps (also known as USB 3.0), USB 2.0, and USB 1.1. All-in-One M.2 and USB Solution With compatibility for both PCIe NVMe and SATA based M.2 drives, this enclosure solves the common challenge of identifying which enclosure is compatible with your M.2 drive. Regardless of whether your M.2 drive is SATA or PCIe NVMe based, you can rest assured that this enclosure will provide a high-performance solution for turning your M.2 drive into a portable external enclosure. For further compatibility the enclosure works with multiple drive heights supporting 2230, 2242, 2260 and 2280mm drives including Samsung (850, 860, 870, 950, 960, 970) Kingston, Seagate, Western Digital (WD), HP, and Intel SSD drives. For multiplatform support this enclosure, that features a USB-C host connection, includes two different host cables, a USB-C to USB-C cable (20 in. / 50 cm) and a USB-C to USB-A cable (10″” / 25 cm). This combined with the backward compatibility of the USB protocol, ensures that this M.2 enclosure will work with virtually any computer, whether it’s USB-A, USB-C or Thunderbolt 3. Unparalleled Performance Leverage the high speeds of your M.2 NVMe or SATA drive, with this external SSD enclosure. It delivers USB 3.2 Gen 2×1 maximum theoretical throughput of 10Gbps, which is twice the throughput of USB 3.2 Gen 1×1 at 5Gbps. T

Technical Specifications

Brand‎StarTech
Item model number‎SM2E1BMU31C
Item Weight‎2.88 ounces
Product Dimensions‎1.6 x 5.1 x 0.6 inches
Item Dimensions LxWxH‎1.6 x 5.1 x 0.6 inches
Color‎Black
Manufacturer‎STARTECH.COM
ASIN‎B097Q7W21V
Country of Origin‎Taiwan
Date First Available‎June 22, 2021
Customer Reviews5.0 out of 5 stars 1 rating 5.0 out of 5 stars
Best Sellers Rank#483 in Enclosures
Hardware InterfaceUSB 3.1 Type C
BrandStarTech
ColorBlack
Item Dimensions LxWxH1.6 x 5.1 x 0.6 inches
Item Weight2.88 Ounces