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Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

  • 3.5"
  • USB2.0 & eSATA
  • Up to 3TB
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Learn more about the Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK

Model

Brand
Rosewill
Model
RX-358 V2 BLK

Spec

Color
Black
Size
3.5"
AC Adapter
100-240 VAC(47Hz~63Hz), 12V/2A output
Material
Aluminum with front and back ABS panel
Internal Interface
SATA I/II
External Interface
USB2.0 & eSATA
Maximum Capacity (per Bay)
Up to 3TB (WinXP Not supported 3TB)
Fan
1 x 80mm cooling fan (Internel)
Specifications
RX-358 V2 has power saving function.

To disable power saving function, please visit Rosewill.com and download firmware.
Features
Hot Swappable

Complies with the USB 2.0 and eSATA Combo interface

Power On/Off for internal cooling fan

USB Supports Win 2000/ME/XP/VISTA, and Mac OS 9.x/10.x and above, Linux kernel after 2.4.1.0

Full Aluminum Cover, metal tray

Please NOTE: In order to enable HOT-SWAP function, please check to make sure the motherboard supports HOT-SWAP function. Otherwise, the hot swappable function won't be work as well. (Please refer back to motherboard user guide)

Compatibility

Operating Systems Supported
WinXP/Vista/Win7 ,and MAC OS 10.x and Above,and Linux2.4.1.0 or Above

Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions
7.59" x 4.92" x 1.77" (LxWxH)

Packaging

Package Contents
External Enclosure
AC power adapter
eSATA Cable
eSATA Bracket
USB Cable
Screws

Manufacturer Warranty

Parts
1 year limited
Labor
1 year limited

Quick Info

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year


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  • Joseph A.
  • 9/19/2014 10:41:36 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsThis is number 5

This review is from: Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

Pros: Very well made.
Has a fan
Easy to install HDD and set up.
Has eSATA- a real plus for me
Good price
FREE shipping

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: This is my fifth RX-358.

I am very pleased with them.

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  • Joseph A.
  • 9/19/2014 4:04:29 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsThis is Number Five

This review is from: Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

Pros: Excellent product
FREE shipping
Great Price
Has eSATA- a really great plus
Has a fan- also a great plus

Cons: None

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  • Kenneth C.
  • 9/14/2014 2:22:17 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsThis is my 3rd

This review is from: Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

Pros: Excellent fit and finish. So easy to install. Plug&Play. Aluminum and a fan for cooling. Sturdy. Doesn't need a stand.

Cons: The fan is loud, but that is easily solved by turning it off and leaving suitable space for cooling.

Other Thoughts: I have three of them now. No problems. And, they look very nice standing together, I use them in my HTPC, so USB 2,0 is not an issue for me. Excellent buy.

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  • Joseph A.
  • 9/9/2014 11:41:38 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsThis is number four

This review is from: Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

Pros: Very well made
Good price
FREE shipping
eSATA which is a big plus for me

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: Can't believe how fast it completes a backup using the eSATA feature. Just a fraction of the time USB2.0 takes.

I now have four of these enclosures containing 500G SATA drives.

That's it cuz I only have four computers.

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  • Donald H.
  • 9/8/2014 10:29:43 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsBest on the Market

This review is from: Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

Pros: Over the last two years have put six of these on family and friends Computers as a storage drive and Backups and they work great. Sometimes you have to go into Hard drive settings on Windows and Mac to get it to recognize the blank drive but is simple enough for a 5th grader to figure out. A lot better than sending your info to a Cloud or the Government. Of course Esata is three times faster than USB-2 if you got USB-3 they are about the same

Cons: Some complain about the led being to bright all you need to do is take some semi transparent finger nail polish and cover it or unplug it. I had a friend that don't like blue so I changed them to green

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  • Charles M.
  • 9/6/2014 7:49:45 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsStill going strong after 30 months

This review is from: Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

Pros: Reliable, solidly-built, high quality

Cons: None that I've experienced

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  • Joseph A.
  • 9/4/2014 8:08:02 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsThis number three

This review is from: Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

Pros: Price
Free Shipping
Well made
Fan
Works great
eSATA (the best Pro)

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: I have seen mentioned that this product does not come with a holder (base) .

I sits very fine on the desk just the way it is, so I really don't see the need for one.

I now have three of these. Love 'em.

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  • Joseph A.
  • 8/25/2014 4:23:47 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsThis is my second one

This review is from: Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

Pros: Great price
FREE shipping
Very well made
Has an eSAT connector (I will explain later)

Cons: NONE

Other Thoughts: I bought my previous one in October of 2013 but had never tried using eSAT although the hardware was included.

This time I installed the eSAT connector and the cable and here is the difference in speed:

I ran an Acronis backup using USB 2.0 and it took 47 minutes.

Then I ran the same backup using eSAT and it took 9 minutes.

Now I wish my other Rosewill enclosures had that feature.

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  • John S.
  • 8/7/2014 2:58:01 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggswell built, noisy, bright led

This review is from: Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

Pros: Solidly built, fairly easy to install but has a lot of small screws

Cons: noisy, lots of fan noise although you can turn the fan off. I'm not certain how well it cools with the fan off. The aluminum body should dissipate the heat well, but I'm just not certain. I didn't go to the trouble to measure the heat buildup. The blue led is really bright.

The fan lost a blade after about 2 years. It seems hard to find a new fan. I'll probably just forego the fan and keep track of the heat buildup.

Other Thoughts: Pricy compared to the Plugable USB3 enclosure I have

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  • Douglas B.
  • 8/5/2014 2:08:50 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat Device

This review is from: Rosewill RX-358 V2 BLK (Black) 3.5" SATA to USB & eSATA Ext. Enclosure w/Int.80mm fan

Pros: Incredibly easy to install. Fit my WD Red 4TB drive perfectly. Very solid construction and a nice look as well. Comes with esata and usb cables and a sata to esata bracket as well for those that don't have esata on their motherboard.

Cons: Only minor issue I found was that the blue LED that designates power is a bit bright for my tastes.

Other Thoughts: If you have the choice, use the esata cable...it will be a way faster interface than usb.

Also, you might have to reboot your machine for Windows to notice the drive after plugging it in, but once you do, you can use the Disk Management utility to quickly set up partitions and format your new drive.

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