External USB SATA Drive Dock

sata_dual_drive-dockThe external drive dock allows you to connect up your old harddrives to your computer temporarily. Once docked, the drive appears as a removable drive in Windows, Mac OS and Linux.

Connecting the external USB SATA drive dock to your PC is done by either a USB cable or an eSATA connector. The docking unit also allows drives to be hot swapped by pushing the button on the base. Two docks are available to choose from which are the single dock capable of holding 1 drive at a time, or the dual dock that is capable of holding 2.

External USB SATA Drive Dock Features

* Connects to one or two 2.5″ or 3.5″ internal SATA hard drives
* USB or eSATA connectivity
* Plug and Play
* Transfer rates up to 480Mbps with USB 2.0
* Transfer rates up to 3Gb/s with eSATA

If you have a few harddrives laying around at home then this is definitely for you as you can grab data off the old drives or use them as backups without the hassle of taking your PC apart.

Available from ThinkGeek costing $39.99 for the single dock and $77.99 for the double dock.

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