The USB3SSATAIDE adapter cable supports both 2.5-inch, 3.5-inch SATA, and IDE hard drives. It lets you connect a bare drive with no enclosure, saving time and hassle.
USB 3.0 port
The StarTech USB3SSATAIDE features high speed USB 3.0 interface, with support for transfer rates up to 5Gbps. USB 3.0 is backward compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1 devices.