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USB 2.0 to IDE/SATA Adapter

Part No. 42868
Customer Reviews:   (1)
£24.98 inc. VAT(Delivery from £2.99 inc. VAT)
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  • Can be used with 2.5" & 3.5" SATA and IDE hard drives and 5.25" CD/DVD drives
  • High speed USB 2.0 interface, backwards compatible with USB 1.1
  • Additional USB connection for powering a drive without using the included power supply
  • Power supply and connection cables included
  • Compatible with Windows ME/2000/XP/Vista/7/8/10 and Mac OS 8.6
  • 2 year warranty

This adapter kit allows you to connect almost any internal SATA or IDE drive to your computer without the need to use a dedicated drive housing. It's made up of a drive adapter and a separate power supply.


The adapter features three different drive connectors for plugging into 3.5" hard drives, 2.5" notebook style drives and 5.25" CD/DVD drives. For maximum portability, the adapter features two USB connections - one for data and one for power - which means the drive can be powered without the need to use the provided power supply.


It's the ideal tool for computer technicians who need to quickly connect and disconnect different drives without the hassle of installing them into external housings or opening up the computer case.

  • High speed data transfer: up to 480Mbps (USB 2.0)
  • Innovative design features 3 drive connections:
  • IDE/Atapi 40 Way Female
  • SATA 7 Pin Male
  • IDE 44 Way Female

Note: For correct operation with this product, IDE/Atapi drives should always be set to the Master jumper setting.

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USB 2.0 IDE/SATA Adaptor

I purchased this hard drive to USB adaptor from Lindy because I know that Lindy equipment works well - I wasn't disappointed - it does everything that it said it with no hassle

Trevor brettell | 24th February 2015
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Review Summary: USB 2.0 to IDE/SATA Adapter 4.00 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.

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