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SK-2500 U3

The SK-2500 laptop hard drive enclosure provides a combination of cutting-edge technology, durability, flexibility and portability. The incorporation of the latest USB 3.0 technology provides users with super fast transfer rates up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0. Slim, compact and simple to use, this portable aluminum enclosure is designed for the latest 2.5" SATA hard drives.


  • USB 3.0 SuperSpeed interface
  • USB 2.0 backwards compatible
  • Designed for 2.5" drives up to 12.5mm
  • Large heatsink for passive cooling
  • Durable, compact and portable
  • Stackable
  • Fanless

By incorporating USB 3.0 SuperSpeed technology, Akitio’s SK-2500 is
able to break the USB 2.0 barrier, delivering up to 10 times the speed of the
older USB connection. At the same time, it is still backwards compatible with the
widely used USB 2.0 technology.


    Part No. SK2-U3AA1-AKT
    Case material High quality aluminum for optimized heat dissipation
    ‧2.5" SATA-I or SATA-II hard drive (1.5Gb/s or 3.0Gb/s)
    ‧Capacity 20GB - 1TB
    ‧Height 9.5mm or 12.5mm

    ‧1x Mini USB 3.0 SuperSpeed port (backwards compatible with USB 2.0)

    Data transfer

    ‧USB 3.0 up to 5Gbps (625MB/s) *
    ‧USB 2.0 up to 480Mbps (60MB/s)

    System requirements

    ‧USB 3.0: Windows XP/Vista/7
    ‧USB 2.0: Windows XP/Vista/7
    ‧Your hardware device must have the correct corresponding port (e.g. USB 3.0, USB 2.0 or PCI card)

    System requirements (Mac)

    ‧USB 2.0: Mac OS 10.2 or above
    ‧Your hardware device must have the correct corresponding port (e.g. USB 2.0 or PCI card)

    System environment

    ‧Operating Temperature: 5°C ~ 40°C
    ‧Operating Humidity: 20%RH ~ 80%RH
    ‧Storage Temperature: -20°C ~ 70°C
    ‧Storage Humidity: 10%RH ~ 90%RH

    Power supply

    ‧Bus Power 5V/900mA (host computer has to provide sufficient USB bus power)
    ‧Optional power supply (DC +5.2V/2A)

    High (mm) 24
    Long (mm) 125
    Wide (mm) 78