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USB To IDE 2.5-foot Cable With Power Adapter The USB 2.0 to IDE Drive Adapter implements a bridge between one USB port and one ATA or ATAPI based mass storage device port. The USB 2.0 to IDE Drive Adapter turns any standard IDE drive into a convenient external drive. Easily transfer files from computer or notebook, back up files, or store large file archives on hard drives.
The Hi-Speed USB interface provides for easy installation with its Plug and Play design. The adapter supports all existing IDE/ATAPI devices such as CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD-ROM and IDE hard drives.
--> General Features: - USB to IDE Cable - 2.5-feet long - Connect any device with an IDE Interface to a PC with USB interface - (Successfully tested with a Hitachi and Seagate 400GB UDMA/133 Hard Drive)
- Transfer rate Approx. 31Mb/s- Complies with USB 2.0 standards - Backwards compatible to USB 1.1 standards - Complies with ATA/ATAPI-66 Spe. V1.0 - Easy to Install - Supports IDE and enhanced IDE hard drives - Supports ATA/ATAPI CD-ROM/R/RW DVD-ROM and more - External power adapter for IDE/ATAPI devices - Linux 2.4.X compatible
--> Regulatory Marks - FCC - CE - TUV-GS
--> Retail Package Includes - USB to IDE adapter cable - Power adapter and cord (110Volt input) - Driver CD only needed for windows 98, all other systems are True-Plug and Play.
|Important Technical Information:
This unit is a test bench IDE device, it has read and write capabilities (no write protection available)Item will not work with drives smaller than 30GB and power consumption must be less than 2.0A total! In other Words all new Drives from 30Gb up to 500GB will work Fine