Turn your IDE or SATA drive into a USB device!This IDE & SATA to USB adapter cable lets you access any 2.5-inch and 3.5-inch IDE or SATA 1.5 Gb/s hard drive or 5.25-inch optical drive through a USB port. Just plug your drive into the adapter, power it up, and connect it to your Mac or Windows system. With this adapter, you can access your old drives without having to install them in your system or you can connect an IDE and Serial ATA drive simultaneously to copy between them!Order now!
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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
from okc, ok
About Me Casual User
Comments about IDE/SATA to USB 2.0 Cable Adapter - Turn Your 2.5'', 3.5'' or 5.25'' IDE or SATA Drive Into A USB Drive!:
I bought a new system and this made transferring my old files to my new system quick and easy.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Worked for IDE drives but not SATA
About Me Enthusiast
Well, it is real simple... this device worked for IDE drives perfectly, but would not power up SATA drives. Apparently the power supply is not working.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
(8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)
Handy and simple to use
from Glasgow, KY
About Me Power User
This adapter comes in handy to recover data from a HDD in a dead PC. Simple to use. Comes with all necessary adapters for both IDE and SATA drives. Operates just like an External USB HDD. Not recommended as a permanent solution to be used as an External HDD.
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(4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
Everything you need to test hard drives
I have owned this product for several years.It is one of the most used adapters.I use it for testing Hard drives and for making system backups.