Top 10 External SSD USB 3.1 Gen 2 – SATA Cables

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1. StarTech


USB 3.1 Gen 2 10Gbps with UASP External HDD/SSD Storage Converter USB312SAT3CB, USB 3.1 to 2.5" SATA Hard Drive Adapter

StarTech #ad - Plug-and-play: access any 2. 5" hard drive or solid-state drive from any uSB enabled computer by simply plugging in the SATA adapter cable; you can easily swap between drives with no need to install the drive inside an enclosure.

The cable-style adapter is USB-powered so no external power cords are required. The adapter is compatible with SATA I, II and III up to 6Gbps. For 3. 5" drives please see our USB312SAT3. Quickly access a sata ssd or hdd: this usb 3. 1 to sata cable delivers instant access to your 2. 5" sata drives from your laptop or computer.

Note: supports 2. 5" sata drives only. Fast transfer speeds & uasp support: the sata hard drive adapter cable lets users experience enhanced performance and super-fast data transfer speeds with support for USB 3. 1 10gbps and UASP. Connect from anywhere: the external hdd / ssd storage converter delivers perfect portability, tucking away nicely in a laptop bag.
BrandStarTech #ad
ManufacturerSTARTECH.COM #ad
Height0.3 Inches
Length20.3 Inches
Weight0.07 Pounds
Width1.8 Inches
Part NumberUSB312SAT3CB
Warranty2 Year

2. SSK


USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 2 10 Gbps to NVME PCI-E M-Key Solid State Drive External Enclosure Support UASP Trim Fits only NVMe PCIe 2242/2260/2280, SSK Aluminum M.2 NVME SSD Enclosure Adapter

SSK #ad - Compatible multi os, complies with UASP, Windows 7/ 8/ 8. 1/ 10/ linux/ MAC. Does not support M. 2 sata based ssds, msata SSDs, M. 2 pcie ahci ssds, M. 2 pcie devices such as WiFi and capture cards, and non-M.

2 form factor SSDs. Blue indicator- blue Indicator shows the data transfer status, easy and clear;. Aluminum alloy shell- adopts aluminum alloy shell, slim design, durable and excellent heat dissipation, be portable and easy to carry;. High quality master chip- adopts high performance controller ic, trim which can effectively improve the speed and exteend the lifetime of SSD.

Applicable ssd - this m. 2 ssd enclosure only for nvme m-key m. 2 ssd pcie-based. Type c interface- both side can be inserted; usb-c gen 2 10gbps or thunderbolt 3 are recommended for extreme speed performance. One hd movie transfer only takes 2 seconds; Backward compatible with USB 3. 1 gen1 and USB 3. 0 up to 5Gbps. Applicable to sizes 2242 / 2260 / 2280 solid state drivers.
BrandSSK #ad
ManufacturerSSK Corporation #ad
Height0.43 Inches
Length4.53 Inches
Weight0.29 Pounds
Width1.54 Inches
Part NumberSHE-C325

3. SP Silicon Power


PS5 Bolt B75 Pro, Xbox and PS4, Ideal for PC, Mac, Silicon Power 1TB Rugged Portable External SSD USB 3.1 Gen 2 USB3.2 with USB-C to USB-C/USB-A Cables

SP Silicon Power #ad - Ps5/ ps4 / xbox compatible: ideal for gaming enthusiasts xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360, PS4 Pro and PS4 Slim PS4 System Software version 4.50 or higher.

Lightweight and durable aluminum shockproof design for traveling light and safely. However, please re-format to exFAT. Must read* large file 4gb transfer - b75 pro is pre-formatted as fat32, when transferring a single file larger than 4GB, you could use it directly on mac or Windows For Mac, this external SSD can be formatted as APFS & HFS+. Please backup your drive before reformat. 3-year warranty. Includes usb type c to c and USB Type C to A cables. Superfast read/write speeds of up to 520 MB/s and 420 MB/s.
BrandSP Silicon Power #ad
ManufacturerSP Silicon Power #ad
Part NumberSP010TBPSD75PSCK



UGREEN 2.5" Hard Drive Enclosure USB C 3.1 Gen 2 to SATA III 6Gbps for SSD HDD 9.5 7mm External Hard Drive Disk Case with UASP Compatible with WD Seagate Toshiba Samsung Hitachi PS4 Xbox Router

UGREEN #ad - The 7+15pin sata iii supports max 6Gbps. With the detachable usb-a to usb-c cable 50cm, Friendly Design -- Plug and play with tool-free installation, it is quite flexible to connect and take along.

Universal compatibility -- ugreen hard drive enclosure supports windows, hitachi, samsung, toshiba, crucial, linux, mac os 8.0 and above systems. The attached soft EVA foams inside protect your hard disks from improper shaking and scratches. 6gbps uasp super speed -- the sata interface of this enclosure supports 6gbps max transfer speed and UASP accelerated transmission protocol, 70% Faster than traditional USB 3.

0, backward compatible with USB 2. 0 and usB 1. 1 ports. Only usb-a to uab-C Cable included. The led indicator lets you know the working status easily. It protects the hard disk from outside scratches and makes SATA hard drive portable for data storage. 2. 5" sata ssd hdd. Usb-c to usb-c cable is Not Included. Usb 3.
BrandUGREEN #ad
ManufacturerUgreen Group Limited #ad
Height0.5 Inches
Length5.04 Inches
Weight0.19 Pounds
Width3.3 Inches
Part Number50743

5. SSK


SSK Aluminum USB C to M.2 NVMe SSD Tool-Free Enclosure Reader, USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 210Gbps to NVMe PCI-E M-Key Solid State Drive External Adapter Support UASP Trim Fits only NVMe SSDs 2242/2260/2280

SSK #ad - High quality master chip - adopts high performance controller ic, trim which can effectively improve the speed and extend the lifetime of SSD. Plug-and-play compatibility with Multi OS, Complies with UASP, Windows 7/ 8/ 8.

1/ 10/ linux/ MAC. Does not support M. 2 sata based sSDs, M. 2 pcie devices such as wifi and capture cards, mSATA SSDs, M. 2 pcie ahci ssds, and non-M. 2 form factor SSDs. As with all ssds, new media must be formatted before use. Blue indicator - blue indicator shows the data transfer status, easy and clear;SSD file system must be supported on host operating system to be accessible. Includes 2 x thermal pad,both USB Type-C and USB 3.

0 type-A cables. Compatibility & hight speed - this usb-c gen 2 10gbps or thunderbolt 3 are recommended for extreme speed performance. M. 2 m-key ssd enclosure only Suitable for NVMe M-Key M. 2 ssd pcie-based. Tool-free - tool-free design allows quick and easy installation of your M. 2 nvme ssd, surpassed the tradition and completely saving the trouble of screwing, easy to use and portable.
BrandSSK #ad
ManufacturerSSK Corporation #ad
Height0.47 Inches
Length4.49 Inches
Width1.5 Inches
Part NumberHE-C326
Warrantyone year

6. HP


HP P700 1TB Portable External SSD USB 3.1 Gen 2 5MS30AA#ABC Black

HP #ad - Compatibility: designed to work with Windows, Mac, and Android systems that have a USB Type-C. World-class quality & support: Manufactured to HP's high quality standards and fully tested and certified in HP Laboratories. Read write speeds: gigabit level, both Read and Write speeds with up to 1000 MB/s. Connectivity: equipped with a usb 3. 1 gen 2 10gb/s type-c connector, and also includes USB Type-C to Type-A cable, and USB Type-A to Type-C adapter.
BrandHP #ad
ManufacturerBIWIN Tech #ad
Height2.56 Inches
Length3.62 Inches
Weight0.13 Pounds
Width0.36 Inches
Part Number5MS30AA#ABC

7. VectoTech


VectoTech Rapid 2TB External SSD USB-C Portable Solid State Drive USB 3.1 Gen 2 – Up to 540MB/s Data transfer, 3D NAND Flash

VectoTech #ad - Comes with usb type c to c and usb type c to a cables, ps4, android smartphones with USB C port, which makes it universal for older and newer computers. Compatibility – works with pc and mac straight out of the box.

Fully compatible with windows 7 or higher, iPad Pro, MAC macOS 10 X and higher, xbox, Surveillance systems and Thunderbolt 3 devices. Technical support +1 800 987-0197. Performance – ultra fast read/write speeds of up to 540mb/s, lets you transfer conveniently large files, 4k videos, high end gaming in seconds. With usB 3. 1 gen 2 interface type-c connection and 3D NAND technology VectoTech portable SSD provides transfer speeds 5x faster than conventional hard drives.

Design – made out of durable aluminum 1050 grade makes this portable solid state drive resistant to minor scratches, while providing ideal heat dissipation. Capable of withstanding operating temperatures from -13ºf -25ºc or 185ºf 85 ºc. Shock and vibration resistant up to 1500g at 05m/sec - equivalent of a 6-feet drop.
BrandVectoTech #ad
ManufacturerVectoTech #ad
Height0.5 Inches
Length4.5 Inches
Weight0.25 Pounds
Width3.2 Inches
Part NumberVT2TBB

8. Plugable


Supports 10TB+ Drives., Plugable USB 3.1 Gen 2 10Gbps SATA Upright Hard Drive Dock and SSD Dock Includes Both USB-C and USB 3.0 Cables

Plugable #ad - Fast - supports usb-c or usb up to 10gbps, and SATA III up to 6Gbps. Versatile - connect 3. 5 inch and 2. 5 inch sata hard drives and solid state drives to your USB 3.

1 gen 2 compatible computer. Important notes - compatible with windows, and Linux. Data transfer rates may be limited by USB host controller, drive speed, file system, macOS, or method of file transfer.22 year warranty - we love our plugable products, and hope you will too. Feature packed - supports usb attached scsi protocol uasP, 512e and 4K sector sizes, Bulk-Only Transport BOT, and LBA48 addressing. All of our products are backed with a 2-year limited parts and labor warranty as well as Seattle-based email support.
BrandPlugable #ad
ManufacturerPlugable #ad
Height2.56 Inches
Length5.51 Inches
Weight0.67 Pounds
Width2.95 Inches
Part NumberUSBC-SATA-V



UGREEN M.2 Enclosure for SATA NGFF SSD 2 in 1 USB-A & USB C 3.1 Gen 2 to SATA B M B-Key External Solid State Drive Enclosure 6Gbps with UASP Compatible with Samsung WD Crucial Kingston Tool Free

UGREEN #ad - The advanced asm235 chipset ensures the data transmission rate and safety to your SSD and valuable data. Plus features S. M. A. R. T function to check the status of your M. 2 ssd drive easily.

Reliable & durable: made of premium aluminum alloy, no cooling fan is needed for high-speed working. Offering an easy way to connect M. 2 sata ssd with usb-a computers, file back-up, mSATA SSD. Just take off the shell, insert your M. 2 ssd into the slot, fix the SSD with a fastener, finally close the cover. Fits most sata ngFF based M. 2 ssd, sl700, compatible with samsung 860 EVO / UV500 M.

2 2280, wd green M. 2 2280, etc. 2-in-1 m. 2 sata enclosure: ugreen m. 2 ssd enclosure is specially designed for b-key & m+b key sata ngff based ssd, storage expansion, ps4, disk cloning. No power supply requested and support hot-swapping. Does not support nvme pcie based m-key and m&b-key m. 2 ssd, m.
BrandUGREEN #ad
Height0.52 Inches
Length5.37 Inches
Width1.34 Inches
Part Number70533



UGREEN USB C Hard Drive Enclosure for 2.5" SATA SSD HDD Aluminum USB C to SATA Adapter USB 3.1 Gen 2 Support UASP SATA III Compatible with MacBook Pro Air WD Seagate Toshiba Samsung Hitachi

UGREEN #ad - Aluminum 2. 5" hard drive enclosuremade of premium aluminum alloy, durable and excellent heat dissipation, no cooling fan is needed for your high-speed working, portable and easy to carry with. Easy installation hdd enclosureplug and play with tool-free installation, no driver is needed for this external hard drive case.

Usb c hard drive enclosureugreen hard drive enclosure can easily connect a 2. 5" sata ssd or hdd with your computer to expand storage, back up files, upgrade the system, retrieve and recover data, and transfer data. The auto sleep mode helps to extend the lifespan of your hard drives. The led indicator lets you know the working status easily. The usb-c port is standard USB 3. 1 gen 2 which supports 10gbps and 7+15Pin SATA III supports max 6Gbps.

6gbps high-speed ssd enclosureugreen hard drive reader supports 6gbps max transfer speed and uasp accelerated transmission protocol, 70% Faster than traditional USB 3. 0 Broad compatibility 2. 5" ssd enclosurefit with most 2. 5" sata iii / ii / i hdd hard disk drive & ssd solid state drive up to 6tb, drevo x1, pny cs900, crucial bx500/mx500, toshiba tr200, samsung 860 evo/850 evo sata iii ssd, wd green 2.5 sata ssd, integral, seagate fireCuda, compatible with WD Blue SATA PC HDD 2.
BrandUGREEN #ad
ManufacturerUgreen Group Limited #ad
Height0.59 Inches
Length5.24 Inches
Weight0.23 Pounds
Width3.23 Inches
Part Number70499