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CRU 8430-5000-0500 DataPort 3 Removable SATA Hard Drive Enclosure

  • Fast drive-swapping with high-performance connectors
  • Keylock security
  • LEDs for power and drive activity
  • Hinged "flip-down" dust cover
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Designed to fit most 5.25" ODD bays, the hot swappable CRU DataPort 3 removable hard drive enclosure offers a quick and easy way to access your bare 3.5" SATA HDDs. This enclosure consists of a receiving frame that’s mounted to the ODD bay of your chassis, and a removable drive carrier to which you secure the HDD.

The DataPort 3 provides you with reliable performance while protecting your data, making it a great choice for educational institutions, small businesses, and home-users that need an affordable, high-quality removable drive enclosure to store, transport, and protect their sensitive data. A cooling fan dispels heat effectively. The lock prevents theft and doubles as a power switch. Power and drive activity LEDs let you know the drive status at a glance.

  • newegg Easy Installation The carrier’s top cover is removable for easy drive installation.
  • newegg Power Keylock A lock is built in to prevent theft and accidental removal of the drive during operation. The lock also serves as a power switch. It must be engaged for the enclosure to power up and function properly.
  • newegg Cooling Fan The cooling fan efficiently removes the heat to keep your drive running at peak performance.
  • newegg Enhanced Durability The drive connectors are tested and verified for over 25,000 insertions for hassle-free long-term use.


Learn more about the CRU-DataPort 8430-5000-0500

Model

Brand
CRU
Model
8430-5000-0500

Spec

Specifications
Product name: DataPort 3 SATA

Host (I/O) Ports: (1) SATA: Up to 3 Gbps

Drive Types Supported:
SATA 3.5" drives
SATA Speed: 3G

Insertion Rating: up to 25,000 carrier insertions

Number of LEDs: 2

Description of LEDs: Power, drive activity

Construction material(s): Durable ABS construction

Dimensions: 8.03" x 5.87" x 1.65" (204mm x 149mm x 42mm)

Weight: 1.10 lbs. (0.50 kg)

Compliancy: FCC, CE, RoHS

Features

Features
Molded, un-breakable drive carrier handle.
Top and bottom stabilizer bars prevent 'frame flex'.
Power and drive activity LED's.
Hinged "flip-down" dust cover.

Certifications & Standards:
RoHS
CE

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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  • Zeno C.
  • 8/29/2014 3:10:33 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsRemovable HDD

Pros: Bought these to use in a CPA office to remove Hard Drives at the end of each workday after a break in. We use these along with TrueCrypt to Encrypt the entire drive. These work like a charm.

Cons: None.

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  • Sean M.
  • 7/12/2012 6:47:48 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsLove It

Pros: Inexpensive, very sturdy, brilliant design. Acceptable cooling performance for 7200 RPM drives in an air conditioned room. Doesn't subject the hard drive to repeated mating cycles and uses more durable connectors than regular SATA.

Cons: The fan is a droning 40x15mm from some unknown Chinese manufacture, but that comes with the territory on cheaper caddies. I've definitely gotten worse from other companies. You could probably make a good show of silencing it with a ~4k RPM 40x28mm.

Other Thoughts: CRU and Newegg do a horrible job marketing these things. It's very arguably the best product on the market. Don't make me read PDFs on the manufacture's web site and pull part numbers to figure that out.

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  • George S.
  • 2/16/2011 4:49:50 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsGood Device

Pros: I have used these devices for my 20+ hard drives for a considerable time without a single problem. Inexpensive!

Cons: Frequently leaves the cover behind when drive is remove. Not a big problem but annoying.

Other Thoughts: We have a music trading group with over 20 users and they all use these devices to exchange files.

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