NexStar USB 3.0 to SATA 6Gbps Optical/Storage Adapter is a simple solution to connect any existing SATA 5.25” Optical drive to your USB port. Optical Drives like Blu-Ray, DVDRW, DVD ROM, CDRW and CD ROM are perfect companion with this adapter. It is as simple as connecting up the unit to the adapter, power it ON and you have access to your Optical drive. You can even use this adapter for any 2.5”/3.5” SATA SSD/HDD and it will run at screaming speed with UASP support. This Optical/Storage adapter is perfect for any bare SATA storage drives that you like to get it connected.
This is a perfect tool for quick Plug and Play, hot-swapped between drives without opening your case, “NDN” (No Drivers Needed), and it works with common OS like Windows/OS X/Linux. This compact and lightweight design makes for easy storage and portability..Hard Drive Form Factor Compatibility 2.5″, 3.5″, 5.25″

Technical Specifications

Item model number‎CB-ST00U3
Hardware Platform‎PC, Linux, Mac
Operating System‎Microsoft Windows 8
Item Weight‎3 ounces
Product Dimensions‎3.9 x 1 x 1.7 inches
Item Dimensions LxWxH‎3.9 x 1 x 1.7 inches
Hard Drive Interface‎Serial ATA-600
Manufacturer‎Vantec Thermal Technologies
Country of Origin‎China
Is Discontinued By Manufacturer‎No
Date First Available‎July 21, 2017
Customer Reviews4.7 out of 5 stars 452 ratings 4.7 out of 5 stars
Best Sellers Rank#118 in SATA Cables
Connector TypeUsb 3.0 Type a to Type B
Cable TypeUSB
Compatible DevicesHard Drive Form Factor Compatibility 2.5", 3.5", 5.25"