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  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    old, new, great, good and tried.
  • Our engine has detected that Amazon has altered, modified or removed reviews from this listing. We approximate total reviews altered up to 489.
  • Previous analysis of this listing was an D grade.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is high deception involved.
  • Our engine has analyzed and discovered that 48.1% of the reviews are reliable.
  • This product had a total of 62 reviews as of our last analysis date on Mar 7 2020.
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BETA

Most positive reviewquestion

Extremely useful and much faster than my old USB2 one

Least positive reviewquestion

Not enough review data to provide meaningful insight.

Most authentic reviewquestion

Everything you need to connect an internal hard-drive to you computer's USB port delivered quickly.Pack includes [1] Power pack...  Read More

Least authentic reviewquestion

I've used the previous Startech version and of course that wasn't USB 3.0 compatible, so I had to buy another kit. I use this ...  Read More


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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Got it for archiving old drives and cloning a boot drive that was showing signs of trouble.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    You do need software to clone in addition to the startech.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Had no problems when copying sata disks, but ide was initially a problem until i read other reviews which gave better instructions.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Only tried the ide 44-pin connection so far and it's working.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Wow, i was trying to connect my laptop to a sony optiarc dvd burner and bought a cheap usb to sata converter for £8, was getting semaphore errors etc when trying to write to discs, the drive kept disappearing then reappearing, i thought the drive was faulty.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Pack includes [1] power pack and cable to power your stand alone internal hard-drive (supplied with 3 power plugs - uk, usa, eu), [2] sata/ide converter unit with usb cable attached to connect the converter to your compute [3] sata cable to connect your sata internal hard-drive to the converter - for ide hard-drives the converter unit connects directly to the hard drive without an additional cable.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I suspected it was the enclosures rather than the drives, as there was no spinning up being heard when powered on.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    All in all, this should be part of everybody's pc toolbox.

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