10 best ssd enclosure laptop for 2019
Finding your suitable ssd enclosure laptop is not easy. You may need consider between hundred or thousand products from many store. In this article, we make a short list of the best ssd enclosure laptop including detail information and customer reviews. Let’s find out which is your favorite one.
Best ssd enclosure laptop
1. NVMe PCIe M.2 SSD to USB 3.1 Gen2 Enclosure - ElecGear NV-C01 External Aluminum Cooling Case, 10Gbps 2280 PCI-E M2 M-Key NGFF HDD Card Reader Adapter, NVMe Caddy Hard Drive Box, USB Type A and C Cable
Feature[NVMe Enclosure] - The adapter adopts the latest chipset of USB3.1 Gen2 to PCIe Gen3 x 2 lane bridge controller. Achieving 10Gbps USB data transition from NVM Express PCI-e SSD to host PC, MacBook and NAS disk station. Pushing USB3.1 Gen2 to its limit, R/W speed up to 850-1020MB/s with most NVMe NGFF. Down compatible with USB3.1 Gen1 and USB3.0
[Solid Aluminum] - Premium aluminum casing with CNC technique and thermal silicon pad design. The whole body act as a heatsink with excellent heat dissipation; Blue LED indicator showing data status on Solid State Drive; Easy installation, Hot-swappable, Plug & Play, No extra drive required
[Compatibility] - Support most PCIe NVMe M2 M Key SSD with 2280 / 2260 / 2242 / 2230 form factor: Samsung 950 Pro, PM951, PM981, SM961, 960 EVO, 960 Pro, 970 EVO, 970 Pro, WD Black, ADATA XPG, Corsair Force, Intel 600P, 760P and 900P, Toshiba OCZ RC100, Patriot, SK Hynix, Kingston, Mushkin Pilot, DREVO D1 XTREME and more; Support multi-OS: Windows and Mac OS; Comply with Trim, UASP, Power Saving and upgradable Firmware. (Be noticed: SATA-based NGFF M.2 SSD are NOT supported!)
[Target Audience] - Ultra-fast 10Gbps throughput, low latency and power efficiency. Perfect for tech nerds, 4K content designers and engineering. At 1000MB/s, Data copy and transferring will be done in no time; For high-end gamers, it greatly speed up games loading on PlayStation PS4 and Xbox One console; We also suggest this to users of Plugable, StarTech, Kensington, CalDigit TS3 Plus Thunderbolt 3 Dock
[What's in Package] - 1* ElecGear EL-NV-C01 NVMe PCIe SSD enclosure, 1* USB Type-C to Type-A Gen2 Data Cable (24-inch), 1* USB A2C Convertor (female to male), 5*Screws, 2* Non-slip Silicon Pad, 1* PH00 Screwdriver. (Be noticed: NVMe is NOT included in the product!)
Description- NVMe PCIe Gen3 x 2 Lane to 10Gbps USB3.1 Gen2 Adapter
- Premium Aluminum Casing Design with Solid CNC technique
- Support NVMe PCIe M.2 SSD with M Key 2280, 2260, 2242, 2230
- Excellent Heat Dissipation with Thermal Silicon Pad Design
- Well compatible with multi-OS: Windows 7, 8, 10 and Mac OS
- Comply with Trim, UASP, Power Saving and upgradable Firmware
- Easy setup, Hot-swappable, Plug & Play, No extra drive required
- Both of Type-A and Type-C port of host supported with Convertor
Color: Light Gray
Port on Body: USB C 3.1 Gen2
Tested NVMe List:
Samsung V-NAND M.2 SSD: 950 Pro, PM951, PM981, SM951(MZ-VPV5120/2560 ONLY!), SM961, 960 EVO, 960 Pro, 970 EVO, 970 Pro; WD Black Performance; ADATA XPG SX6000, SX7000; Corsair Force Series MP500; Intel 600P, 760P, 900P Series; Toshiba OCZ; Patriot PS512GPM280SSDR; SK Hynix; Kingston SKC1000, SA1000M8; Mushkin Pilot; DREVO D1 XTREME
1* ElecGear EL-NV-C01
1* USB 3.1 C2A Gen2 Cable (24-inch)
1* USB A2C Convertor
2* Non-slip Silicon Pad
1* PH00 Screwdriver
(NVMe is NOT included!)
1.Compatible with PCIe NVME M-Key M.2 SSD ONLY! It does NOT fit SATA-based NGFF M.2 SSD.
2.Not support disks with AHCI logical interface. Some of disk offered both AHCI and NVMe edition, for example: Samsung SM951. MZ-VPV5120 / 2560 will be supported ONLY!
3.Make sure your PC came with USB3.1 Gen2 port and drives was properly installed. Some PC came with USB C port which does not mean that is USB3.1 Gen2.
4.Some NVMe may need to take off its heatsink to adapt to this enclosure. For example: Plextor M8Pe, M9PeG and some of XPG.
5.The case will be heated up since NVMe producing a lot of heat. This is normal condition.
2. Sabrent 2.5-Inch SATA to USB 3.0 Tool-free External Hard Drive Enclosure [Optimized For SSD, Support UASP SATA III] Black (EC-UASP)
FeatureTool free design, easy to install
Take advantage of the lightning speed of USB 3.0 to quickly transfer files up to 5 Gbps! Connect any 2.5'' Serial ATA (SATA) or SATA II Hard Drive to your computer through an available USB 3.0 port on your desktop or laptop. By formatting this case with a drawer function, there is now extra protection for your hard drive. Reverse compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1, this enclosure is a perfect solution for data transfers or data backup!
* Supports 7mm/9.5mm thickness HDD and SSD.
* Transfer Rates Up to 5 Gbps when connected to a USB 3.0 port.
* Transfer Rates Up to 480 Mbps when connected to a USB 2.0 port.
* Hot-swappable, plug and play, no drivers needed.
* Backwards-Compatible with USB 2.0 or 1.1
* Available USB 3.0 port on the computer to achieve full 5 Gbps transfer speeds.
* Available USB 2.0 port on the computer to achieve full 480 Mbps transfer speeds.
* Windows: XP/Vista/7/8 (Both 32-bit & 64-bit versions) MAC: OS X.
What's in the box?
* Sabrent EC-UASP Hard Drive Enclosure
* USB 3.0 Cable
3. Inateck 2.5 Inch USB 3.0 Hard Drive Enclosure External SATA HDD and SSD Case - Optimized for 9.5mm 7mm 2.5" SSD, Tool Free (FE2002)
FeatureSuitable for 9.5mm and below thickness 2.5 inch SATA HDD/SSD; Built-in foam pad, protect hard disk effectively; LED activity indicator
Support UASP Optimized For SSD; Plug & Play; Power switch offers protection to hard drives; No Drivers needed; Tool Free
Equipped with USB3.0 super speed up to 5Gbps - The actual transmission speed is limited by the setting of the device connected
Compatible with Windows 2000/Windows Me/Windows 98/ XP /Vista/ 7/ 8, Mac OS 9.1/10.8.4 above; Backward compatible with USB 2.0 /1.1 connections
Features ABS plastic material, contemporary and reliable design, practical and easy to use, exquisite workmanship provides excellent performance
Attention: Package contains an extra foam sticker for 7 mm thickness hard drives, You should attach the sticker to the original one inside the lid before you insert the hard drive; 12.5 mm hard drives might be incompatible with this product.
70% Faster than traditional USB 3.0 with UASP Transfer Protocol; The UASP Transfer Protocol only can accelerate read and write speed of SSD hard disk.
Speed Test for Samsung 840 Series Pro 128GB
==== Mac OS X 10.8.4 ======
Read: 413.9 Mb/s
===== Win8 64bit======
Read: 436.2 Mb/s
Write: 424.3 Mb/s
===== Win7 64bit======
Read: 315.3 Mb/s
Write: 318.8 Mb/s
a. If your SSD doesn't reach the desired speed, it is advised to reformat the SSD using the GPT advanced format, ensuring a basic sector size of 4 KB. If this solution does not help arbitrate the issue, it is further recommended to use the "all zero fill" option to wipe data residues on alleged "empty" sectors.
b. Our HDD/SSD Enclosures are designed as USB 3.0 A Male interfaces on both ends of the usb cable,which are renown for their improved durability and stability. As the contained cable is for the enclosure, it is advised do not use it for other devices.
Supports all standard 2.5'' SATA HDD SSD hard drives with a height of up to 9.5 mm; LED activity indicator
Compatible Operating Systems: Windows 2000/ Me/ 98/ XP /Vista/7 /8 /10, Mac OS 9.1/10.8.4 above
Application: Suitable for memory expansion with laptop PC; film, image and media processing, data exchange between computers in business, education, and household; quick and easy data backup.
1x Inateck USB 3.0 HDD Case
1x USB3.0 Cable
1x User Manual
4. UGREEN USB C Hard Drive Enclosure USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type C to SATA External Hard Drive Disk Case Adapter Housing for 9.5mm 7mm 2.5 Inch SATA I II III, PS4, HDD, SSD Up to 6TB, UASP Tool Free
FeaturePortable External Storage -- UGREEN USB C 2.5 inch hard drive enclosure can easily connect your 2.5-inch hard drive to a PC, laptop, and other device for data transfer. It protects the hard disk from outside scratches and makes sata hard disk drive portable for data store. Maximize the use of your 2.5" HDD and SSD again, perfectly protecting what you love and cherish.
Reversible Type C Gen 2 -- The USB 3.1 Type C Gen 2 (10Gbps) external hdd enclosure with USB Type-C Gen 2connector provides ultra fast read and write speed. You can plug directly without worry about plugging in upside down.
6Gbps UASP Super Speed -- The SATA interface of the ssd enclosure supports 6Gbps max transfer speed and UASP accelerated transmission protocol, 70% Faster than traditional USB 3.0, backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 ports.
Easy Installation -- Plug and play with tool-free installation, no driver needed for this SATA enclosure case. Universal Compatibility --this hdd case supports Windows, LINUX, Mac OS 8.0 and above systems. Specially designed for 2.5 inch HDD and SSD up to 6TB maximum within the thickness of 7 mm and 9.5mm, including Western Digital, Seagate, Toshiba, Samsung hdd or ssd with sata port.
Secure Your HDD Friendly -- LED blue indicator indicates powered status. Attached soft EVA foams on inner sides, this 2.5" USB 3.0 to sata enclosure protects your hard disks from improper shaking and scratches. With detachable 50cm USB A to USB C cable, the type c drive disk cover is quite flexible to connect and take along.
DescriptionGreat Portability for Your 2.5" Hard Drive
Ideal for harnessing your old 2.5"HDD and SSD hard drive as an external USB drive, the USB-C hard drive enclosure will provide you greater convenience of use and versatility of digital data storage. An ideal choice for digital lovers, movie lovers and business elites.
Latest USB Type C Gen 2 Port, Ensure Fast Transfer and Easy Plug
The USB-C is reversible, convenient to plug and no worry about plugging upside down. The USB C port adopts Gen 2, guaranteeing you the highest speed data transfer.
USB C Gen 2 with UASP, Faster and More Efficient
The enclosure comes with the USB 3.1 Type C Gen 2 connection enhanced with the UASP protocol, delivering up to 70% faster performance than conventional USB 3.0.
The 6Gbps max speed makes you transfer 1GB file just in only 5 seconds.
Easy Usage, Full Protection
- Plug and play, no driver needed.
- Easy assembly in seconds, tool- free.
- Equipped soft EVA foams inside, protecting your hard disks from improper shaking and scratches.
- Elegant brushed housing with fireproof, shockproof ABS material, makes the case a beautiful addition to your desk.
Intelligent Sleeping Mode for Power Saving
After 3 minutes no operation, it will go into sleeping mode automatically, which greatly save power and decrease wear and tear of your hard drive.
HDD Enclosure Specification
1. Supports Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / 7/8 / 8.1 / 10, LINUX, Mac OS 8.0 etc.
2. Size: L28.5*W82*H14(mm)
3. Cable Length: 50cm
Tips for Use
1.For UASP, make sure the device, OS and controller have the UASP function enabled.
2. Always safely remove your disc before unplugging this product.
3. For the 7mm hdd, pls add the additional EVA pad.
4. Win XP 32bit does NOT support 2TB above.
1x USB C SATA Enclosure
1x 1.5ft USB C to USB 3.0 A Cable
5. Samsung 860 EVO 1TB 2.5 Inch SATA III Internal SSD (MZ-76E1T0B/AM) with Sabrent 2.5-Inch SATA to USB 3.0 Tool-free External Hard Drive Enclosure
FeaturePowered by Samsung V-NAND Technology. Optimized Performance for Everyday Computing
Enhanced Performance: Sequential Read/Write speeds up to 550MB/s and 520MB/s respectively.Operating Temperature: 0 - 70
Tool free design, easy to install
Suitable for 2.5" SATA/SSD
6. Highfine Universal 9.5mm SATA to SATA 2nd SSD HDD Hard Drive Caddy Adapter Tray Enclosures for DELL HP Lenovo ThinkPad ACER Gateway ASUS Sony Samsung MSI Laptop
Feature100% Brand New and High Quality
Add a 2nd drive to your laptop by replacing your optical drive(CD/DVD-ROM)
This device accepts 2.5 inch 9.5mm / 7mm high or less SATA HDD / SSD.
Compatible with: DELL HP LENOVO ThinkPad ACER Gateway ASUS SONY SAMSUNG MSI Laptop which has a 9.5mm high CD/DVD-ROM driver.
Package includes: 1x hard drive caddy with universal bezel/faceplate + 1x screwdriver(The CD-ROM in the pictures is not included)
Universal 9.5mm SATA to SATA 2nd Hard Drive Caddy Adapter Tray
Compatible with: DELL HP LENOVO ThinkPad ACER Gateway ASUS SONY SAMSUNG MSI Laptop
Add a second 2.5'' HDD or SSD to your laptop via the E-Modular (E-Module) Bay / optical drive bay with this drive caddy.
1. The 2nd Hard Disk Drive Caddy / Adapter to bring you new maximum data storage flexibility, with the compact portable design. Which works with 2.5" inch 9.5mm / 7mm Serial SATA Hard drive HDD and SSD (Solid State Drive) as well. With the second HDD in your Laptop.
2. The build-in lock screws make it easy to mount your second hard drive in the caddy.
3. The caddy is build from aluminum which makes it light, sturdy and provides cooling for the hard drive;
4. Plug & Play; Fast & Reliable connection just as the primary HDD.Fully integrated into Laptop, no cables / PSU / software driver needed.
5. Dual boot, Support installation of 2nd Operating System on the 2nd HDD/SSD and boot selection.
Condition: Brand New
Color: Black & Silver
Remark: 9.5mm high , with Bezel/faceplate ,Screwdriver
Item Dimensions: 5''x0.37''x5''(128x9.5x127mm)
Package Dimensions: 5.7''x0.43''x5.2''(145x11x132mm)
Item Weight: 2.7 ounces
Shipping Weight: 3.5 ounces
Quality warranty: 6 months
1 x Hard Drive Caddy with Bezel/faceplate
1 x Screwdriver
All parts are tested and quality controlled prior to shipment.
Instructions are not included, however multiple videos are available on YouTube.
If you have any problem with the item, Pls contact us by email.
7. UGREEN External Hard Drive Enclosure Adapter USB 3.0 to SATA Hard Disk Case Housing for 2.5 Inch 9.5mm 7mm WD, Seagate, Toshiba, Samsung, Hitachi SATA III, HDD, SSD 10TB, PS4,Tool Free UASP
FeatureExternal Hard Drive Enclosure: UGREEN 2.5 inch hard drive enclosure can easily connect your 2.5-inch hard drive to a PC, laptop, and other device for data transfer. It protects the hard disk from outside scratches and makes sata hard disk drive portable for data store. Maximize the use of your 2.5" HDD and SSD again, perfectly protecting what you love and cherish.
Universal Compatibility: this hdd case supports Windows, LINUX, Mac OS 8.0 and above systems. Specially designed for 2.5 inch HDD and SSD up to 6TB maximum within the thickness of 7 mm and 9.5mm, including Western Digital, Seagate, Toshiba, Samsung hdd or ssd with sata port.
UASP Super Speed: The SATA interface of the ssd enclosure supports UASP accelerated transmission protocol, 70% Faster than traditional USB 3.0. The USB 3.0 A interface supports up to 5Gbps rate, backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 ports.
Easy Installation: Plug and play with tool-free installation, no driver needed. Usage Step: Press the slide back cover of this HDD enclosure, put into your hard drive and close the back cover then connect USB 3.0 male port to computer. Please kindly note: when finish using your HDD, click "Safely Remove Hardware" icon on your PC first then unplug it to avoid data loss.
Secure Your HDD Friendly: LED blue indicator indicates powered status. Attached soft EVA foams on inner sides, this 2.5" USB 3.0 to sata enclosure protects your hard disks from improper shaking and scratches. With detachable 50cm cable, it is quite flexible to connect and take along.
DescriptionGreat Portability for Your Hard Drive
Ideal for harnessing your old 2.5 "HDD and SSD hard drive as an external USB drive, it will provide you greater convenience of use and versatility of digital data storage. An ideal choice for digital lovers, movie lovers and business elites.
USB 3.0 with UASP, Faster and More Efficient
The enclosure comes with the USB 3.0 connection enhanced with the UASP protocol, and significantly increases the data transfer rate, delivering up to 70% faster performance than conventional USB 3.0 connection.
Easy Usage, Full Protection
- Plug and play, no driver needed.
- Easy assembly in seconds, tool- free.
- Equipped soft EVA foams on inner sides, protecting your hard disks from improper shaking and scratches.
HDD Enclosure Specification
1. Supports Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / 7/8 / 8.1 / 10, LINUX, Mac OS 8.0 and higher operating systems.
2. Designed for 7.5mm/9.5mm 2.5 "hard drives up to 6TB
3. Size: 5.06 inch(L)*3.23 inch(W)*0.55 inch(H)
4. Cable Length: 11.81 inch (30CM), Detachable
5. Chipset: VL711F0
Tips for Use
1. To achieve the UASP function, make sure that the device, operating system and controller have the UASP function enabled.
2. Always safely remove your disc before unplugging this product.
3. For the 7mm high hard disk, it is necessary to add the additional EVA pad between the hard drive and this box.
4. Win XP 32bit system does NOT support 2TB above HDD.
UGREEN USB 3.0 to SATA External Hard Drive Enclosure for 2.5 Inch HDD and SSD is backed with lifetime warranty and friendly customer support.
1x UGREEN USB 3.0 to SATA External Hard Drive Enclosure
1x Micro USB 3.0 to USB 3.0 A Cable
8. Inateck USB 3.0 HDD SATA External Hard Drive Disk Enclosure Case fit 9.5mm 7mm 2.5 Inch SATA HDD and SSD (FE2004)
FeatureGreat Compatibility: Works great with Windows 2000/Windows Me/Windows 98/XP/Vista/7/8/10, Mac OS 9.1/10.8.4 above
SuperSpeed USB 3.0: Supports transfer rates up to 5 Gbps. Up to ten times faster than USB 2.0. Backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1 connections
Plug and Play: Just plug in and go! Also supports hot swap. LED light indicates Power and Activity status
Easy to Install: Tool free, no reboot or additional drivers needed, easy to set up and disassemble
Tested ABS Protection: Built-in foam pad, tested ABS plastic material, contemporary and reliable design for the best protection
Support 1pc 2.5" SATA HDD SSD Hard Drive connection to your computer through an available USB 3.0 port on your desktop or laptop. This sleek case uses ABS plastic material, opens and closes without screws, and is incredibly easy to assembly. Aside from the included USB 3.0 cable there are no additional accessories required to assemble or operate this device. Reverse compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1.
Built-in foam pad to protect your small-size hard disks effectively(For 7 mm thickness hard disks, please stick this foam pad to the upper cover for preventing vibration before you close the lid.)
Blue power supply/HDD LED activity indicator.
Suitable for 9.5mm and below thickness 2.5" SATA HDD SSD.
Compatible Operating Systems: Windows 2000/Windows Me/Windows 98/ XP /Vista/ 7/ 8/ 10, Mac OS 9.1/10.8.4 above.
Tool - Free design allow to mount Hard Drive in three second without Tools and Mounting Screws, Allow to accessing multi Hard Drives Externally and Easily.
Perfect for laptop PC memory expansion; film, image and media processing, For data exchange and backup in business, education, and personal use.
1x Inateck USB 3.0 HDD External Enclosure
1x USB3.0 data cable
9. 2.5 USB Enclosure, Seatay Aluminum Tool-free 2.5 Inch SATA to USB 3.0 External Hard Disk Drive Enclosure for 9.5mm 7mm 2.5" SATA HDD and SSD Support UASP (Gray)
FeatureTool Free Installation: Plug & Play-function, Screwless Tool Free-No reboot or additional drivers needed, which is greatly convenient. You only have to install your hard disk into the hard drive enclosure case and connect it via the included USB 3.0 cable to your PC, computer ,Laptop.
The durable Aluminum-alloy material promises ultra-light portability and exquisite craftmanship ; Featured with highly effective heat dissipation. LED light indicates Power and Activity status.
Super speed USB 3.0 connections up to 5 Gbps ; Supports SATA III with up to 5Gbps Signal bandwidth at for extra fast backups ; Support UASP targeted at SSD.
Suitable for 2.5'' SATA HDD and SSD; Converts any 9.5mm and 7mm 2.5'' SATA HDD/SSD into an external hard drive for ultimate mobility and convenience.
Quality Assurance: FCC, CE and RoHS certificated. Seatay provide 12-month hassle-free warranty and friendly customer service.
Take advantage of the lightening speed of USB 3.0 to quickly transfer files up to 5 Gbps! Connect any 2.5'' Serial ATA (SATA) or SATA II Hard Drive to your computer through an available USB 3.0 port on your desktop or laptop.
By formatting this case with a drawer function, there is now extra protection for your hard drive. Reverse compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1, this enclosure is a perfect solution for data transfers or data backup!
- Device type: Storage Enclosure
- Serial ATA (S-ATA) for SSD/HDD-hard drives
- Supports hard drive sizes up to 2 TB
- Connects to USB 3.0 Port Super Speed, downwards compatible to USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/s) / USB 1.1 (12 Mbit/s)
- Transmission speed via USB 3.0 Port up to 5Gbit/s
- Hot Swap and Plug & Play
- No driver installation
- No external power supply necessary
- Areas of use: PC / MAC / Notebook | Application range: Windows 2000, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Apple iOS 10.x and higher
Seatay USB 3.0 hard drive enclosure case x1
USB 3.0 cable (50cm) x1
10. HIGHROCK Hard Drive Caddy Tray 9.5mm Universal SATA 2nd HDD HD SSD Enclosure Hard Drive Caddy Case Tray, for 9.5mm Laptop CD / DVD-ROM Optical Bay Drive Slot (for SSD and HDD)
Feature100% Brand New 9.5 mm-thick caddy.
Compatible with: 2.5"/9.5mm SATA HDD or SSD, Hard drive NOT include
It can be made part of RAID array and Bootable.
Package Content: 1x 2nd HDD Caddy , 4x Hard Drive Screws
PLAIN FACE PLATE; HDD Interface: SATA; Laptop/Mother Board Interface: SATA;It enables you to add a second notebook hard disk drive to any modular bay.