Top 7 Best 3 5 Inch Ide Hard Drive Enclosure Reviews In 2022

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1Inateck USB 3.0 to IDE/SATA…Inateck USB 3.0 to IDE/SATA…Buy on Amazon
2Unitek USB 3.0 to IDE…Unitek USB 3.0 to IDE…Buy on Amazon
3SABRENT USB 3.0 to SATA…SABRENT USB 3.0 to SATA…Buy on Amazon
4SATA/IDE to USB 3.0 Adapter,…SATA/IDE to USB 3.0 Adapter,…Buy on Amazon
5VSVABEFV HDD Docking Station SATA…VSVABEFV HDD Docking Station SATA…Buy on Amazon
6SABRENT USB 3.0 to SSD/SATA/IDE…SABRENT USB 3.0 to SSD/SATA/IDE…Buy on Amazon
7WAVLINK USB 3.0 to SATA…WAVLINK USB 3.0 to SATA…Buy on Amazon
8Hard Drive Docking Station, Tccmebius…Hard Drive Docking Station, Tccmebius…Buy on Amazon
9ORICO 2.5 inch Hard Drive…ORICO 2.5 inch Hard Drive…Buy on Amazon
10X-MEDIA 3.5-Inch USB 3.0 SATA…X-MEDIA 3.5-Inch USB 3.0 SATA…Buy on Amazon

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1. Inateck USB 3.0 to IDE/SATA External Hard Drive Reader Fit for Universal 2.5/3.5 HDD/SSD Hard Drive Disk, IDE to USB Adapter with 12V/2A Power Supply and USB 3.0 Cable, UA2001

Inateck USB 3.0 to IDE/SATA External Hard Drive Reader Fit for Universal 2.5/3.5 HDD/SSD Hard Drive Disk, IDE to USB Adapter with 12V/2A Power Supply and USB 3.0 Cable, UA2001
  • External hard Drive Reader: support 2.5/3.5 SATA HDD and SSD, 2.5 /3.5 IDE HDD, SATA DVD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD-RW, DVD+RW Optical Drive, dual-head IDE connector Plus one SATA II connector.
  • Widely Compatibility: This USB 3.0 to IDE and SATA adapter allow to operate 3 HDDs simultaneously, It is compatible with 2.5″/3. 5″ Ide/SATA hard drives and 5. 25″ Sata CD/DVD drives.
  • High speed transfer: data transfer up to 5Gbps. Backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1.
  • Support system: Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10(32bit and 64bit); Linux,Mac OS 10. X (OTB mode isn’t applicable for W8 and Mac)
  • Additional function: plug and play; hot swap; on/off switch for HDD protection. Led light shows power and activity status.

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2. Unitek USB 3.0 to IDE and SATA Converter External Hard Drive Adapter Kit for Universal 2.5/3.5 HDD/SSD Hard Drive Disk, One Touch Backup Function and Restore Software, Included 12V/2A Power Adapter

Unitek USB 3.0 to IDE and SATA Converter External Hard Drive Adapter Kit for Universal 2.5/3.5 HDD/SSD Hard Drive Disk, One Touch Backup Function and Restore Software, Included 12V/2A Power Adapter
  • Support 2.5 “/3.5” SATA HDD and SSD; 2.5 “/3.5” IDE HDD; DVD-ROM, CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD-RW, DVD + RW Optical Drive. Dual-Head IDE Connector (40pin and 44pin) plus one SATA II Connector.
  • Allow to operate three HDDs Simultaneously. Data transfer rates up to 5 Gbps, backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1.
  • Included 12V 2A power cable is for providing stable electricity supply. Note: 4PIN Power Cable is designed for 3.5’’ IDE drive, SATA drives are not applicable and unnecessary.
  • Plug and play; Hot Swap; One Touch Backup function; On/Off Switch for HDD protection. LED light shows power and activity status.
  • What we offer: USB 3.0 to IDE+SATA Adapter, USB 3.0 Cable, 4PIN Power Cable, Power Adapter, OTB Software CD, 24h customer email support.

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3. SABRENT USB 3.0 to SATA External Hard Drive Lay-Flat Docking Station for 2.5 or 3.5in HDD, SSD [Support UASP and 20TB] (EC-DFLT)

SABRENT USB 3.0 to SATA External Hard Drive Lay-Flat Docking Station for 2.5 or 3.5in HDD, SSD [Support UASP and 20TB] (EC-DFLT)
  • Supports all 2.5 and 3.5-inch SATA drives
  • Connects via SuperSpeed USB 3.0 (up to 10x as fast as USB 2.0)
  • UASP (USB Attached SCSI Protocol) support for even faster performance. UASP requires UASP capable host system
  • Serial ATA bus up to 6Gbps Signal bandwidth for fast storage backups
  • This Docking station comes with a free download of Acronis True Image for Sabrent software for easy cloning

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4. SATA/IDE to USB 3.0 Adapter, Unitek IDE Hard Drive Adapter for Universal 2.5″/3.5″ Inch IDE and SATA External HDD/SSD, Support 10TB

SATA/IDE to USB 3.0 Adapter, Unitek IDE Hard Drive Adapter for Universal 2.5″/3.5″ Inch IDE and SATA External HDD/SSD, Support 10TB
  • 【Universal IDE Hard Drive Adapter】Dual-Head IDE Connector (40pin and 44pin) plus one SATA II Connector. Support SATA 2.5″/3.5″ HDD up to 10 TB, IDE 2.5″/3.5″ HDD, DVD-ROM, CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD-RW, DVD + RW Optical Drive. Allowed to operate three hard disk drives simultaneously.
  • 【Stable Power Supply】Included 12V 2A power cable. 4PIN Power Cable is designed for 3.5’’ IDE drive.
  • 【SuperSpeed USB 3.0】Data transfer rates up to 5Gbps, backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1. Support Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10 and Mac OS.
  • 【Driver Free】Plug and play. Automatic Sleep Mode after 30 minutes of inactivity. Support Hot Swapping. On/Off Switch for HDD protection. LED light shows Power and Activity status.
  • 【What We Offer】SATA/IDE to USB 3.0 Adapter Hard Drive Cable x1, 12V 2A Power Adapter x1, 4PIN Power Cable x1; 24h-friendly customer service and email support.

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5. VSVABEFV HDD Docking Station SATA Hard Drive Docking Station Hard Drive Enclosure 2.5″/3.5″ USB 3.0 to 2 SATA Ports 1 IDE Port External HDD Hard Drive Card Reader USB3.0 Hub with OTB/OTC Offline

VSVABEFV HDD Docking Station SATA Hard Drive Docking Station Hard Drive Enclosure 2.5″/3.5″ USB 3.0 to 2 SATA Ports 1 IDE Port External HDD Hard Drive Card Reader USB3.0 Hub with OTB/OTC Offline
  • Supports 2.5″/3.5″ dual SATA and IDE hard drives simultaneously. All in 1 dual bay docking station allows an easy accessing with two 2.5 inch & 3.5 inch SATA I II HDD SSD, dual 6TB hard drive with USB 3.0 hub, backward with USB 2.0/1.1(Please note: this drive cannot read 3 drives or 2 SATA drives at the same time, but can read one IDE and one SATA drive at the same time. Supports SATA 2 and SATA 1, and not for 3.5-inch WD IDE hard drives)
  • High speed USB 3.0 interface with data transfer rate up to 5Gbps, 10 times faster than USB 2.0. It supports hard disk clone, high speed one to one source HDD to target HDD without computer connections. High speed Hard Drive Enclosures
  • Tool free installation, no driver needed, plug and play, support hot plug. It features 6 slots for multiple memory cards(for SD/MMC/MS cards, TF card, CF card, M2 card etc.), up to 32G cards supported, easy and quick access to multimedia files. LED indicator shows the read and write status of hard disk and power supply, clear and convenient. Multi-card slot HDD Case
  • External HDD Hard Drive Easily and quickly transfer files from HD to PC or card readers, all-in-one HDD docking with one touch backup(OTB) and one touch cloning(OTC). Hot swappable and pluggable for most operation systems (Win98/7/8/10/Me/2000/XP/Vista, for Mac9.X and higher)
  • We promise 1 year limited warranty and worry-free lifetime technical support by Hfong. In the use of products during any product issues, please e-mail to us, we will do our best to solve for you, thank you for your understanding and support

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6. SABRENT USB 3.0 to SSD/SATA/IDE 2.5/3.5/5.25-INCH Hard Drive Converter with UL Power Supply & LED Activity Lights [10TB Support] (USB-DS12)

SABRENT USB 3.0 to SSD/SATA/IDE 2.5/3.5/5.25-INCH Hard Drive Converter with UL Power Supply & LED Activity Lights [10TB Support] (USB-DS12)
  • Use your 2.5″ / 3.5″ IDE hard drive or SATA hard disk as an additional external hard drive
  • Connect your SATA / IDE device to your computer through a USB port
  • Super-Speed USB 3.0 interface
  • Compatible Windows PC or Mac with Available USB 3.0 /2.0/1.1 Port
  • Plug and Play without Rebooting

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7. WAVLINK USB 3.0 to SATA External Hard Drive Enclosure for 2.5 inch 5mm/7mm/9.5mm SATA I/II/III HDD/SSD Support UASP Function, Max 4TB Tool-Free Design

WAVLINK USB 3.0 to SATA External Hard Drive Enclosure for 2.5 inch 5mm/7mm/9.5mm SATA I/II/III HDD/SSD Support UASP Function, Max 4TB Tool-Free Design
  • Supports USB 3.0 external, SATA-I/II/III internal; Works great with 2.5 inch 5mm/ 7mm/9.5mm/ SATA HDD/SSD. Supports transfer speeds up to 6Gbps by UASP transfer protocol, which is up to 20% faster than USB 3.0.
  • Tool-free installation allows users to install and unmount within 3 seconds at ease, hot-swapping supported, plug and play. NOTE: Some 2.5-inch HDD require 12v voltage input, this product only supports 5v output to the HDD, please check before using.
  • Fashionable & Artistic Modeling, APS plastic material Excellent cooling performance, easy set up for you
  • No drivers are required for the disk dock itself as it uses the standard USB Mass Storage class support already provided in Windows 10 through XP, Mac OS X, and Linux / Unix
  • What in the box: 1 x 2.5 inch hard drive enclosure- 1x micro B to usb 3.0 cable 0.7 meter- 1 x Instruction Manual

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8. Hard Drive Docking Station, Tccmebius TCC-S867-US USB 2.0 to 2.5 3.5 Inch SATA IDE Dual Slots External HDD Enclosure, for 2.5″ 3.5″ IDE SATA I/II/III HDD SSD

Hard Drive Docking Station, Tccmebius TCC-S867-US USB 2.0 to 2.5 3.5 Inch SATA IDE Dual Slots External HDD Enclosure, for 2.5″ 3.5″ IDE SATA I/II/III HDD SSD
  • Universal compatibility: 1 IDE port + 1 SATA port, With adjustable IDE connectors, Supports most 2.5 “/ 3.5” IDE / SATA I / II / III hard drive and SSD, Maximum supports 8TB SATA interface hard drive, IDE interfaces maximum support 1TB hard drive. Please select the right model to avoid your order error. (Note: Please do not replace the hard drive when the product is working.)
  • Data transfer: Tool free installation, Convenient external hard drive reader. Easy transfer of data from your 2.5 “/ 3.5” IDE or SATA hard drive to your computer via USB 2.0 port, USB 2.0 data transfer rate up to 480MB / s.
  • One-Touch Backup: One-Touch functionality makes it easy to copy data and documents from your computer to an external hard drive. For information on using the OTB feature and downloading the OTB software, please refer to the product guide. Note: OTB software cannot be installed on macOS and IOS systems.
  • Operating System: Compatible with Windows XP / Vista / 7/8 / 8.1 / 10 (32/64 Bit), Mac OS 10.10 or later. Please format the disk according to your operating system (Linux and Mac OS are compatible with FAT32 and exFAT, Windows is compatible with FAT32, exFAT and NTFS).
  • WARRANTY: We promise 1-year limited warranty and worry-free lifelong technical support from Tccmebius. In use of products during any product issues, please email to us, we will do our best to solve for you, thank you for your understanding and support.

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9. ORICO 2.5 inch Hard Drive Enclosure SATA USB3.0 for 7-9.5mm SSD/HDD External HDD Enclosure Up to 4TB with UASP 2520U3

ORICO 2.5 inch Hard Drive Enclosure SATA USB3.0 for 7-9.5mm SSD/HDD External HDD Enclosure Up to 4TB with UASP 2520U3
  • 【Full Protection】- This ORICO hard drive enclosure adopts ABS plastic shell with impact resistance, heat resistance and low temperature resistance, and has built-in shockproof cotton, which is stable and shockproof and can better protect your hard drive. Vibrant diamond design, comfortable grip, let you have a hdd enclosure with both value and safety
  • 【Compatible 7-9.5mm】- This 2.5 drive enclosure is fully compatible with 7-9.5mm 2.5-inch SATA I II III HDD/SSD, and can support up to 4TB large-capacity hard disk. Backwards compatible with USB 2.0/1.1; compatible with multi-platform operating systems such as Window/Mac/Linux
  • 【Support UASP】- When the enclosure is connected to a host controller with UASP function, its data transmission speed is 70% faster than the traditional USB 3.0 standard, which can effectively increase your hard disk transfer rate. The external USB3.0 output interface can theoretically support a transmission rate of up to 5Gbps. This allows you to take full advantage of the potential of SATA I/II/III hard drives
  • 【10Min Auto-Sleep】- Portable 2.5” hard drive enclosure with tool-free design, slide cover disassembly, plug and play, no need to install drivers; with intelligent sleep function, the hard disk is more durable (hard disk 10 minutes without Operation, it will automatically stop spinning, enter the sleep state) energy saving and environmental protection, and improve the service life of the hard disk. LED indicator monitoring, monitor the working status any time
  • 【Practicality】- External hard drive enclosure can connect 2.5-inch SATA HDD/SSD to PC, laptop, smart TV, smart router, PS4, XBOX and other devices for storage expansion, file backup, data recovery and old hard disk recycling. Ideal for turning internal hard drives and HDD (solid state drives) into portable USB 3.0 external hard drives, allowing you to quickly access files

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10. X-MEDIA 3.5-Inch USB 3.0 SATA Aluminum Hard Disk Drive HDD External Enclosure Case, Support 2.5/3.5-Inch SATA / SSD Hard Disk Drive [XM-EN3251U3-BK]

X-MEDIA 3.5-Inch USB 3.0 SATA Aluminum Hard Disk Drive HDD External Enclosure Case, Support 2.5/3.5-Inch SATA / SSD Hard Disk Drive [XM-EN3251U3-BK]
  • Support most 2.5/3.5-Inch SATA I/II/III HDDs; Hard Disk Drive not included
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 connection allows for data transfer speed of up to 5Gbps, backwards compatible with USB 2.0/1.1 connections
  • PC and Mac Compatible; Plug & Play installation; Hot-Swappable
  • Electroplated aluminum casing for better heat dispersion
  • Supported OS: Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 and Mac OS 9.2 and above.

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